What to look out for when hiking through the Drakensberg

What to look out for when hiking through the Drakensberg

Whether you’re a hiking aficionado or just a casual stroller, you really can’t get much better than a walk through the Drakensberg. With rambling peaks and valleys providing unrivalled views, a huge collection of Bushmen art, and a staggering variety of animal, bird...
How to sign up for the Cathedral Peak Guided Hike

How to sign up for the Cathedral Peak Guided Hike

We often get enquiries about our Cathedral Peak Guided Hike. Every Wednesday and Saturday, weather permitting, one of the Cathedral Peak Hotel guides sets off with a group of hikers (limited to 8) to the top of Cathedral Peak and back down again. The hike...
Mandela Day Challenge at Cathedral Peak

Mandela Day Challenge at Cathedral Peak

It was just after 7:35am when the Cathedral Peak Challenge starting bell cut through the tranquillity of the crisp Drakensberg morning on Wednesday, 18 July 2018. The silence of the mountains was broken further by the rumble of the adrenalin pumped runners as they set...
Sunrise in the Drakensberg

Sunrise in the Drakensberg

If you’re up early enough during your stay at Cathedral Peak Hotel, you’re bound to see the General Manager, Bruce Botes, walking the property preparing for the day ahead. We know Bruce is up early because we’re regularly treated (through a Whatsapp...
A Golf Course Surrounded by Mountains

A Golf Course Surrounded by Mountains

It was a recent comment from a guest who’d just finished a round of golf on the Cathedral Peak Golf Course that inspired this post. As he sat down in Albert’s Bar he said, “I don’t think there’s another golf course in South Africa that...
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