Hartford House

The tranquil countryside atmosphere of Hartford House on the edge of the Drakensberg.

Hartford House provides luxury five star accommodation in the Midlands Meander.

Price From:
POA
Type:
Hotel
Level:
Exclusive Top-End
Star Rating :
Five Star
Location:
Drakensberg, South Africa
No of Rooms:
16

Hartford House is an exclusive five star guest house located in the picturesque Midlands Meander of the KwaZulu-Natal province. Forming part of Summerhill Stud, which hosts the stallions of the First Family of Dubai, this handsome farm is characterized by its indelible luxury and idyllic countryside pursuits. Numerous accolades have been bestowed upon Hartford’s restaurant, from Eat Out & The Food Network’s 2013 Top Five to Diner’s Club International & Wine Magazine’s ‘Dine Top Ten Deluxe Restaurants’. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and even tasty picnics.

A sumptuous variety of suite options are available, each with its own unique design and amenities. The Lakeside Suites enjoy inimitable views of the farm’s trout dam and individual luxuries such a private gazebo or plunge pool. The Garden and Pool Suites enjoy cozy fireplaces and spacious lounge areas. Including the Main House and Verandah suites, there are 16 suites in total. Additional on-site facilities comprise a large, sparkling swimming pool, lush gardens to explore and a tennis court.

A wealth of activities are available at Hartford, including personalized tours of Summerhill Stud and horse riding. The Hartford Wellness Centre is a haven for the city worn, offering a range of therapies, body treatments, holistic massages and facials. With trophy-sized fish available, avid sportsmen will delight in the trout and bass fishing opportunities. For those with historic and cultural interests, Hartford offers tours of the surrounding battlefields, Drakensberg World Heritage Site, Giant's Castle, Lotheni, Injisuthi and Kamberg reserves.

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