About Little Switzerland Hotel and Resort
Nested at the foot of the Northern Drakensberg, this resort has been a firm favorite for families coming here generation after generationm. Well known for its charm, this affordable family-friendly resort will keep you as relaxed or as busy you want to be, with you wanting more of whichever holiday mode you decide on.
The resort boasts a history that spans over a hundred years. From its start as tea garden, it was a natural for people to want to stay longer to enjoy the breath-taking views of what feels like the top of the world, it made a gradual transformation into quaint Alpine chalets and hotel rooms that families and couples enjoy today.
Looking out from the the main building with its authentic thatched roofing and local wood framings and furnishings, you will find the beautifully manicured grounds to enjoy with idyllic views of the Drakensberg mountains clad in clouds, shrouded in snow, mellow in mist or crisp and clear.
- Vulture’s Retreat is a fully equipped bar offering darts, pool, sports on the big screen
Carvery & A La Carte
- Choose from iether a-la-carte or buffet dining
Health & Beauty
- There are trained therapists to cater to your every need
- An onsite petrol station and quickshop for your travel needs
Locally known as “the Berg”, the iconic mountain peaks offer more than just serious hiking. There are plenty gentle strolls through forested glades for thos elooking to take it easy. Take a guided hike to view over 6 000 San paintings exhibited amongst the craggy rocks and hidden caves.
Located closeby is the Royal Natal National Park, an addictively beautiful place far from the well-trodden tourist paths, where you can climb, bike, ride horseback, fish and do a spot of tiwtching (bird-watching) and enjoy some wildlife to your heart’s content.
Dream Explorers for Kids ( of all ages! )
For kids of all ages! Simply pick up your Passport from reception when checking in and you’ll be well on your way to become a Dream Xplorer! Your Passport is your gateway to the many fun and exciting activities at the resort. The more activities you complete, the more badges you can earn...and if you earn enough badges, you could win some pretty cool prizes! Join us for these activities and so much more:
- Climbing wall
- Table tennis
- Air hockey
- PlayStation 3
- Kid’s fishing
- Arts and crafts
- Scheduled activities
- Jungle gym
- Duration: 1hr
- For people 13yrs and older
- Cost: R250pp**
- Duration: 30min
- For people under 13yrs
- Cost: R100pc**
Local Hiking Trails ( Ask resort for more details on arrival )
- The cone 40min
- Settlers cottage 2hrs
- Rainbow falls 1hr
- Wishing well 1.5hrs
- Baboon rock 4hrs
- Echo rock 6hrs
- Fly fishing (For Hire)
- Mountain biking (bikes for hire)
- Driving range (Hire)
- Putt Putt – R15pp