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An Autumn Retreat to the Drakensberg

Summer may be over, but there’s still plenty of time to retreat to the majestic Drakensberg outdoors before the winter chill sets in. Autumn in the Drakensberg The Drakensberg is a stunner all year round, but it’s when autumn rolls in that the countryside really shows off her true colours. Between April and May, the […]

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A Romantic Drakensberg Getaway

This year, Valentine’s Day falls on the weekend. Why not take advantage with a romantic getaway for you and your better half? The Drakensberg is full of dreamy activities… Romance on the Manor Rekindle the romance and spoil your loved one on a romantic trip for two at Oaklands Country Manor. Our Bruce suite features […]

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Christmas in the Drakensberg 2015

Sing and eat yourself into the Christmas spirit, or have yourself a merry good time in the Drakensberg countryside with Oaklands… Drakensberg Boys Choir While we may not have a “white Christmas” in the Drakensberg, there’s one thing we don’t fall short of – carolling! This is thanks to our pseudo-celebrity singers The Drakensberg boys […]

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Fuimus Cup Polo Weekend 2015

Polo fans, dust off your riding boots and get ready to saddle up! It’s almost time for our annual Fuimus Cup polo event and you are cordially invited… Venue: Oaklands Country Manor Start Date: 9 October 2015 End Date: 11 October 2015 Polo in the Drakensberg Join Oaklands Country Manor for three days of non-stop […]

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A Winter Family Retreat in the Drakensberg

This winter, don’t let the nip in the air send you into hibernation. With horse riding, mountain biking and hiking trails all around, why not escape to the mountains for a fun-filled family holiday? Oaklands Country Manor has plenty of warming activities… Hiking into the Drakensberg You don’t have to climb to the snow-capped Drakensberg […]

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Enjoy a Horse-Riding Holiday at Oaklands

Located in the middle of Durban and Johannesburg, Oaklands Country Manor makes for an ideal weekend vacation spot. Only a three-hour drive from either city, far enough to make you really feel like you’ve gone away, but short enough that the kids won’t get antsy during the trip. In addition to the do-able drive, Oaklands […]

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A Romantic Valentine’s Day at Oaklands

Roses are red, Valentine’s Day, too! Here are some romantic things at Oaklands for you and your beau to do. With its picturesque location, the Drakensberg makes the perfect breakaway for a Valentine’s Day holiday. Far away from the city lights, the area offers uninterrupted starry skies and spectacular views of the vast landscape. It […]