Overstone Cottages

May 25, 2020 | Midlands, KwaZulu Natal, Selected Destinations | 0 comments

OVERSTONE COTTAGES, with its ambience of old-world charm and park-like gardens, offer self-catering accommodation in the hills of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands at Noodsberg, Wartburg, for up to 16 people in 8 rooms. 

Each natural stone cottage, set in magnificent well-established gardens, is equipped with a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities. Named according to their original use, the separate cottages allow for complete privacy or communal socialising.

Special Features: A working sugar farm with resident herd of Nguni cattle. A 9-hole golf course and country club/restaurant close by.   


The Laundry: Self-contained unit sleeping 4 people, in two separate rooms each with shower en suite.  It has its own living/dining and kitchen area.

The Post Office:  Double room, queen bed with luxury en suite bathroom with shower and bath.

The School Room: Twin room with en suite shower.

The Dairy:  Twin room with en suite shower.

The Studio: Self-contained and open-plan with its own kitchen nook and living/dining area.

 2 three-quarter beds with en suite shower. 

Barn 1 & Barn 2: adjacent to The Shed 2 twin rooms with en suite shower and private veranda

The Shed: is the central communal area which forms the focal point for Overstone Cottages. Originally the horse stables which has been extensively renovated for dining and socialising as well it is the ideal venue for all types of functions, intimate weddings, small corporate conferences or just a group of friends wanting a country getaway. Children are welcome, there is lots for them to do!

The Shed’s facilities include a fully equipped large modern kitchen, central dining / entertainment space opening onto a large veranda onto lawns. There is also a more intimate and cosy lounge area. 

Activities:  Walking and cycling
                    Fishing and swimming in the dam,
                    Tour of the farm
                    Swimming pool at main house
                    Prolific birdlife
                    Tranquillity for artists

Note:  Fully-catered and/or bed and breakfast can be arranged on prior request. 
Travel Distance:  50 kms from Pietermaritzburg and 60 kms from Ballito.