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 normally...
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...
Why Hiking Is Good For You?

Why Hiking Is Good For You?

Over the years we’ve watched fewer and fewer people walk out onto the mountains that surround us. It seems our guests don’t walk as much as our guests used to. Being a resort with 18 marked trails, for every fitness level, into and onto some of the...
Google Tracker Climbs Cathedral Peak

Google Tracker Climbs Cathedral Peak

What a wonderful surprise it was for us to see Cathedral Peak in the Google Tracker Video, showcasing South Africa’s National Parks. Of course we were aware that the Google Tracker had gone up and down Cathedral Peak, we just weren’t sure that we would...