Eagles' Rock Mountain Retreat A Peaceful Self-Catering and Bed & Breakfast Getaway in the Southern Drakensberg Description Our Retreat is magnificently positioned on a mountain plateau overlooking the Umzimkulu River and lush farmlands. Being owner-run ensures you a very warm welcome, wonderful hospitality and an enjoyable holiday. All cottages are fully equipped for self-catering with stove, microwave, fridge, crockery, cutlery and bedding. Each has a private braai (barbecue) area. Optional Breakfast: A hearty country breakfast is served in the main dining-room – the perfect way to start an eventful day in the Drakensberg. Jackal Buzzard cottage has a small bedroom downstairs with a double bed and electric blanket in winter. Fairly steep steps (not for the infirm) lead to a large bedroom upstairs which also has a double bed, electric blanket in winter and a lovely view. Downstairs there is a full bathroom with bath, shower, toilet and basin. The living room has a double sleeper couch and a Jetmaster log fireplace and is open plan into a small breakfast nook cum dining area and well equipped custom built kitchen with gas stove, fridge, microwave, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery. The door opens up onto a covered patio. Sparrowhawk cottage is a 3 bedroom log and block chalet. The main bedroom has a double bed with electric blanket in winter and a bathroom ensuite which consists of bath, basin and toilet. The other 2 bedrooms have 2 single beds in each and there is another small bathroom with a shower,loo and wash hand basin. There is a well equipped kitchen with gas stove, fridge, microwave, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery. The large living area has a log fireplace and dining-room area. Double doors open up onto a covered patio with views across the valley and down to the trout dams. There is also a braai area. Lammergeier is a beautiful hand crafted log cabin with magnificent 360 degree views. Downstairs there are 2 bedrooms, one with a double bed and electric blanket in winter and the other with 2 single beds. There is one full bathroom with a bath, shower, basin and toilet and another separate toilet with hand basin. The large living area cum dining-room area and has a log fireplace and is open plan into the well equipped kitchen consisting of gas stove, fridge, microwave, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery. Double doors open up onto a wooden deck and a single door opens up onto a covered deck. Upstairs there is a large open plan loft with 6 single beds and above this is another small loft with 2 mattresses on the floor for which we do not supply linen. There is also a braai area. Falcon is a cosy Harvey thatched cottage. It consists of a large room with a double-bed (plus electric blanket) and sleeper couch for a child at the one end, with two easy chairs facing a picture window and a log fireplace at the other. It has an en-suite bathroom which consists of bath, shower, basin and toilet. The custom built open plan kitchen with breakfast nook is fully equipped with gas stove, fridge, microwave, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery. A side door opens up onto a braai area with magnificent views. Kestrel is a cosy Harvey thatched one bedroom cottage with double bed (plus electric blanket). The ensuite bathroom consists of bath, shower toilet and basin. The large living area has a custom built kitchen (well equipped with gas stove, fridge, microwave, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery) with breakfast nook at one end - easy chairs, a single bed and log fireplace at the other. The door opens onto a small wooden deck and braai area with magnificent views. Contact Details Barbara & Errol King +27 (0)33 701 1757 +27 (0)33 701 1757 +27 (0)82 781 1430 Enquire now View Rates View Directions Attractions Enjoy the tranquility of our private 25 acres with pure spring water and lovely views. Two short walks are available on the property and we encourage visitors to add to our check list of over 100 bird species. For the more energetic there is river tubing, canoeing, horse-riding, tennis, squash and golf available nearby. Enjoy our river site picnic site. The more serious hiker can visit the Drakensberg conservation areas nearby where one can do trails of varying degrees of difficulty. Fly fish in our trout dam, access to other private or club waters can also be organized. We arrange trips up Sani Pass. This is a must and often proves to be a highlight of our visitors’ stay. This entails a cross border trip into Lesotho; therefore passports are required.