Orchard Manor Unit 2


Entire guest suite hosted by Shannon

6 guests, 2 bedrooms, 5 beds, 3 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the guest suite to yourself.
Great location
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Orchard Manor Unit 2, making up one wing of the Manor, is separated into three large rooms of which two are en suite bedrooms.

The main bedroom contains a king sized bed and bathroom with bath and shower. The second bedroom has 4 singles and a bathroom with a bath/shower combination. The third room contains an open plan lounge and dining room. There is also a fully equipped kitchenette.

There is a beautiful outdoor braai area, looking on to Cathkin and Champagne Castle mountain peaks.

The space
We are situated in Champagne Valley of the beautiful Central Drakensberg of South Africa, on the property of Dragon Peaks Mountain Resort, which borders the UNESCO Maloti-Drakensberg Park (uKhahlamba), listed as both a cultural and natural world heritage site.

Orchard Manor is set amongst two fruit tree groves on a hill side above Mount Champagne and the Drakensberg Boys Choir School. Situated five minutes drive by private road (1.3km) from the reception, Orchard Manor offers the perfect retreat for those seeking privacy in the mountains.

Orchard Manor contains two fully equipped, self-catering units that sleep 5 and 6 people respectively, with each unit situated on opposite ends of the Manor and our family in a third unit in the middle. Walking out onto the spacious back lawn, guests find themselves met with commanding views of Cathkin and Champagne Castle mountain peaks.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
4 single beds

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
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Where you’ll be

Cathkin Park, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This is a peaceful, tourist area. It offers a serene mountain escape with plenty of local activities to be enjoyed.

Hosted by Shannon

  1. Joined in March 2017
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"The Little Berg, where Dragon Peaks is situated, is a land of singing streams and whispering forests, a land where liquid bird calls greet the dawn, and where the yelping cry of the Jackal Buzzard breaks the noonday silence, where the diapason organ notes of the thunder roll amongst the crags, and where the winds sing their immemorial song amongst the tall trees of the forest." - 'Barrier of Spears' 1973. This is where we are blessed to live. Dragon Peaks has been the home of the Tungay family for four generations, since its purchase by Ron and Gwen Tungay in 1955. My husband and I took over the Manor House, that was once husband's grandparents' home, and have converted its two large wings into self-catering units. In our mind, Champagne Valley is one of the most majestic places on earth. Its place in the Central Drakensberg is a must-see for any visitor to South Africa. This all said, Glenn and I love to travel and explore so we are often away from home.
"The Little Berg, where Dragon Peaks is situated, is a land of singing streams and whispering forests, a land where liquid bird calls greet the dawn, and where the yelping cry of t…

During your stay

As we travel ourselves, we are not often around, but when we are we'd love to share travel stories. There is a house manager on site and the apartment will be serviced daily during your stay, so all your needs will be met!

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House rules

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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