Ashtonvale Guest Farm Accommodation in Bulwer, KwaZulu Natal Description Originally built as a Church of England Mission in 1884, Ashtonvale is a working farm run by the Hill family since 1958. The original family chapel has just been restored. Location: Situated in the foothills between the Southern Drakensberg and the KwaZulu Natal Midlands. Turn off the N3 onto the R617 (Exit 99). Signposted Howick South / Underberg and Southern Drakensberg. Pass through Boston then Bulwer. We are 2km after Bulwer on the left hand side of the road when travelling towards Underberg. We are only 180km from Durban. We are on the main route between Johannesburg and the Wild Coast. Johannesburg (560km), Umtata (350km), and East London (590km) from Bulwer. If you need to break your journey we are an ideal stop over. Contact Details Yvonne, Carol or Russell Hill +27 (0)39 832 0053 +27 (0)39 832 0091 +27 (0)82 923 9649 Enquire now View Rates View Directions Attractions Hiking trail to three Waterfalls Bowling Green Birding Horse Riding Tennis Mountain Biking trail Indoor Games Quad Bikes allowed Swimming Pool Pony Rides Fishing Closeby Birding trail in Marutswa Indiginous Forest Hiking up Mahwaqa Mountain Paragliding & Hang Gliding Historic Yellowwood Church Bass & Trout Fishing Sani Pass Tours (35km) Golf - Underberg Creighton (40km) Quad Bike Hire (15Km) Steam Train Ride - Ixopo (45Km) Facilities Ashtonvale offers comfortable full board accommodation in en-suite rondavels and cottages for up to 65 people at realistic rates. Our rates range between R240.00 and R300.00 per person per day full board. Other options include a B&B rate and one self-catering cottage sleeping eight people. The quiet surroundings, peaceful atmosphere and good, wholesome fresh farm fare will enable you to relax away from the hustle and bustle of day-to-day living. This guest farm caters for the whole family : only your pets are not allowed. liquor licenced (not licenced) so please bring your own, fridges are provided. Children can enjoy interacting with farm animals and can learn to milk a cow. A pony ride is arranged daily for them. Our facilities are ideal for wedding receptions (in the barn), church outings, sports club getaways, mini conferences and school educational groups. We give children an "Edufun" experience where they learn how important farms are from an economic and ecological point of view.