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Drakensburg Rivers & Waterfalls

Bring on the Holidays. It’s time for an adventure!

It’s hard to believe that 2017 is coming to a close. It all happened so quickly. The year has been an amazing one for us – and now we are preparing for a busy summer and Christmas Holiday. We thought we would give you some inspiration for the upcoming holidays.  Whether you are a couple or […]

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Journey South Africa with Oaklands Travel

Hate the journey, but love the destination? With our new, in-house travel department, experiencing South Africa is as easy as showing up. Our expert team of travel planners will handle all your leisure travel arrangements for you. Bye, Anxiety. Hello, Travel Planner. For most of us, planning a trip goes something like this: choose a […]

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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 Vital Living Detox Retreat at Oaklands

Looking to relax, feel lighter and gain new energy? The Vital Living Detox Retreat at Oaklands will set you on a clean path to mind-body wellness. Venue: Oaklands Country Manor Check In: 22 May 2016, at 14:30 Check Out: 27 May 2016, at 10:30 Detox in the Drakensberg We’re a quarter of the way through 2016 […]

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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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Summer Birding in the Drakensberg

Birds of a feather flock together…especially when summer sets in in the Drakensberg. If you’re an avid birder, now is a better time than ever to plan a birding holiday at Oaklands. A Birding Paradise There’s no need to gallivant through the KwaZulu-Natal countryside on a wild goose chase to tick off your feathered checklist […]

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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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Corporate Team Building in the Drakensberg

It’s nearly the end of the year (gasp!) and you know what that means…‘tis the season for corporate functions! Why not wrap up 2015 with some team-building fun under the Drakensberg sun? Corporate Functions at Oaklands Corporate functions are a great way to iron out company kinks, but there’s more to these strategic retreats than […]

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A Summer Holiday in the Drakensberg

Come rain or shine, summer in the northern Drakensberg boasts plenty of ways to have a good time. School holidays are around the corner, so gather your brood and escape to Oaklands Country Manor for family fun in the sun. Summer in the Drakensberg ‘Tis the season of steamy sunshine and storm clouds! Summer is […]