THE NEST DRAKENSBERG RESORT HOTEL


THE NEST DRAKENSBERG RESORT HOTEL
THE NEST - DRAKENSBERG MOUNTAIN RESORT HOTEL in World Heritage Site


A delightful historical country hotel set amidst the scenic Drakensberg Mountains. Charming thatched rondavels and bungalows able to accomodate up to 130 people are set in tranquil, park like gardens. The Nest offers a wide range of activities with pool, tennis courts, mountain biking, snooker and guided hikes into the mountains, There is good bird watching on site, with a fantastic falcon show in the area. Visit the famous Drakensberg Boys Choir, Spioenkop Game Reserve, Bushman paintings and historic Anglo Boer War sites. There are championship bowling greens on site, with golf and horse riding on offer in the valley. Tasty country meals and teas included in the rate.


Our new conference facility, friendly and efficient staff, relaxing accommodation and excellent country cuisine will ensure a memorable event for your management team and delegates. We will provide a comprehensive and competative quote.
We are the specialists for teambuilding on our bowling greens. There is a nearby adventure company that specialises in team-building & orienteering.

 

Accommodation

 Single: 26
 Double: 26
 Suites & Other: 5
 Total57

Contact Information

 Tel: +27 (0)36 468 1068
 Fax: +27 (0)36 468 1390
 thenest@thenest.co.za
 Champagne Castle Road, R600, Central Drakensberg, Kwazulu/Natal

Seating Capacities

Room Name U-Shape School Room Theatre Banquet
 
Billiard Room 20      
Breakaway 1 20 24 32 20
Breakaway 1 + 2 40 64 80 40
Breakaway 1 + 2 + 3 30 40 50 50
Breakaway 2 20 24 32 40
Breakaway 3 16 24 32 20
Cane Lounge 35 60 80 60
Ukhahlamba Hall 68 120 150 110

Room Dimensions & Area

Room Name Length Width Height
 
Billiard Room 8 5.5 3 44
Breakaway 1 5.5 5.5 2.2 30.3
Breakaway 1 + 2 10.5 5.5 2.2 56
Breakaway 1 + 2 + 3 10 10 2.2 100
Breakaway 2 5.5 5.5 2.2 30.3
Breakaway 3 6 4.5 2.2 27
Cane Lounge 15 9 3 135
Ukhahlamba Hall 17 13 10 221

Lighting Facilities

Room Name Controls Dimmers Windows Blackout
 
Billiard Room Y Y Y Y
Breakaway 1 Y Y Y Y
Breakaway 1 + 2 Y Y Y Y
Breakaway 1 + 2 + 3 Y Y Y Y
Breakaway 2 Y Y Y Y
Breakaway 3 Y Y Y Y
Cane Lounge Y Y Y Y
Ukhahlamba Hall Y Y Y Y

Power, Doors & Screens

Room Name Power
Sockets
Door
Height
Door
Width
Screen
Height
Screen
Width
 
Billiard Room 8 2 0.8 2 2
Breakaway 1 6 2 0.8 2 2
Breakaway 1 + 2 8 2 0.8 2 2
Breakaway 1 + 2 + 3 10 2 0.8 2 2
Breakaway 2 4 2 0.8 2 2
Breakaway 3 4 2 0.8 2 2
Cane Lounge 10 2 1.8 2 2
Ukhahlamba Hall 14 2.5 3 2 2

Venue Category

Bed & Breakfast
Country Venue
Day Conference Venue
Function Venue
Resort Hotel
Restaurant
Team Building Venue
Wedding Venue

Conference Equipment

Data Projector
Flip Chart
Lectern
Overhead Projector
Public Address System
Screens
Television/Video
Video Conferencing
White Board
WiFi/Internet

Leisure

4x4 Adventure / Course
Abseiling
Archery
Beauty Therapy
Bird Watching
Bowls
Fishing
Game Drives
Golf
Hiking
Horse Riding/Safaris
Mountain Biking
Swimming
Tennis
Tribal Culture
Volley Ball
White River Rafting

Travel

Airport Nearby
Airstrip
Car Hire
Helicopter Pad
Hotel Transport
Taxi Service
Travel Reservations

Additional

Baby Sitting
Children Friendly
Disabled Friendly
Exhibition Area
Malaria Free
Power Generator
Satelite TV
Secure Parking