Cayley Mountain Resort is located in the Central Drakensberg, overlooking the Cathkin Peak and Champagne Castle ranges. The Bell Park Lake lies stretched out in front of the development offering breathtaking views from the comfort of your unit. It is here where you wake up to craggy mountainscapes coloured with green, blue and orange hues during the warm summer months. In the wintertime the blue mountains meet the oat coloured landscape and misty clouds descend, often treating guests to soft snowfall.
The resort offers you all the luxuries you could need from your holiday destination. Think modern contemporary interiors with countryside hospitality. Think time spent with loved ones around a warm fire, enjoying good wine. At Cayley Mountain Resort you come home to a place where you can recharge and create long lasting holiday memories with your loved ones.
Fully self catering apartment sleeps maximum 4 people
Consists of 1 room and sleeper couch in the lounge
Bedroom has queen size bed
Lounge have 2 single sleeper couches (only suitable for 2 children under 12 years)
Fully equipped kitchen
TV with selected DSTV channels
Serviced daily except Sundays and Public Holidays
Cayley Mountain Resort facilities include:
•Body Bliss Day Spa
•Jacuzzi and Steam Room
•Lake with Fly-fishing (Bass, Carp and Yellow Fish)
•Cayley Cruiser Barge
•Games room with table tennis and pool table
•Outdoor playground with jungle gym, outdoor table tennis, outdoor chess, putt-putt and trampoline
Attractions at Cayley Mountain Resort
Explore the beautiful Drakensberg surrounds. This is a holiday-maker paradise with so many activities to choose from.
•uShaka Horse Trails: Explore the mountains on horseback. Different tours are available depending on your level of expertise. Explore the forests, the grass lands, the Zulu villages and the cave paintings under the supervision of an expert guide. Booking essential.
•Drakensberg Boys’ Choir: Enjoy a world-class show as you listen to the beautiful sounds of these young voices.
•Giant’s Castle Game Reserve: This beautiful reserve offering glorious views for hikers and mountain climbers as well as one of the best preserved sandstone caves with San rock art.
•Falcon Ridge Birds of Prey Centre: Enjoy an impressive presentation and show daily (except Fridays) and learn more about these fascinating creatures and the art of Falconry.
•Champagne Castle Adventure Centre: Get the adrenalin pumping – whether it’s paintball, tree top zip-lining, abseiling, geckoing (white water tubing), scootours, or mountain bike trails – this team has something for everyone not matter their age or fitness level.
•Four Rivers Rafting & Adventures: Fun-filled and exciting, this experienced team will take you on adventure to experience the terrain in a unique manner – from river rafting to quad biking, abseiling and much more.
•All Out Adventures: For amazing mountain bike trails, make sure to book a spot. From the 27km technical Grotto Trail down to the 10km beginner Gypsy’s Bend Trail, you’ll be sure to have a great time. They also offer a host of other adventure activities to choose from.
•Spioenkop Dam Nature Reserve: Enjoy boating activities, as well as game drives, horse riding and angling.
•Battlefields Route: Go on one a legendary Battlefield Tours in the area. You can enjoy a self-guided tour, or choose the service of a knowledgeable guide to look around the most prominent sites and learn about the battles that took place many years ago.
•World-class hiking trails are everywhere to be found. Explore the central Drakensberg with the famous peaks that include Champagne Castle, Cathedral Peak, Monk’s Cowl and Giants Castle. Together they make up one of the highest hiking places in the country and boast the most incredible views, enviable skies, open spaces, sheer rock faces, caves and waterfalls – enough to make up for lives overindulged in indoor, work focussed lifestyles.
•Golf: There are four amazing courses nearby, most notably the Champagne Sports Golf Club, one of the top 30 ranked courses in South Africa. Other courses nearby include the 9-hole Amphitheatre Golf Course, the Cathedral Peak Golf Club and Monks Cowl Golf Club.
•Arts & crafts and country stalls: Travel through the Berg and visit the quaint arts and crafts stalls on offer. Amongst others African Loomers makes beautiful hammocks and KwaZulu Weavers and Candle Factory has daily weaving demonstrations. Numerous other arts and crafts are located at Thokozisa and Cedarwood.
•Restaurants: There will never be a reason to go hungry when in the Drakensberg. If you’re looking for hearty meals and delicious baked goods, you have come to the right area. Here are some of the favourite restaurants.