Hartford House, accommodation in Mooi River Kwazulu Natal Home | Find | Car Hire |Local news | Join our site | Contact Us | Link to us | Links | Login Drakensberg Information Download a Drakensberg Map Now Top Drakensberg Attractions Drakensberg Central Reservations Drakensberg Tour Guides Drakensberg Activities Drakensberg Hiking Trails Drakensberg Accommodation Drakensberg towns Drakensberg National Parks Drakensberg News SEARCHBy NameBy MapBy TownACCOMMODATIONLodgesGuest HousesBed & breakfastsHotelsSelf cateringCampingBackpackersResortsBushcampsSpas / WellnessConferences / WeddingsTOURS AND GUIDESTour GuidesTRAVEL TOOLSForexSpecial OffersTransportThings to DoAdventureGolf CoursesWildlifeFishingRestaurantsand more...Drakensberg PartnersDrakensberg.euMaloti Drakensberg RouteStay DrakensbergMidlands ReservationsLesotho TourismGALLERYHartford HouseHartford HouseHartford HouseHartford House - SuiteHartford House - RoomHartford HouseHartford House Location: South Africa » Kwazulu Natal » Natal Midlands » Central Drakensberg » Mooi RiverHartford HouseHartford House, accommodation in Mooi River Kwazulu NatalDescriptionHome to the family of the last prime minister of the Colony of Natal, Hartford House is situated on South Africa’s most famous thoroughbred farm near Giant’s Castle. Chosen by the Rulers of Dubai as the location for their priceless stallions, the “gem of the Midlands” is remembered by chroniclers as one of the country’s most beautiful homes, with its award-winning gardens and acclaimed fine dining.Renowned for its location on one of the world’s most enchanting estates, as well as its proximity to the Midlands Meander, Weenen and Drakensberg game and mountain reserves and Boschhoek Golf Estate, Hartford is revered by travellers as the home of good conversation, old whiskey and classic horses.Hartford House holds the distinction of being a Gold Achiever at Indaba, the international travel show, alongside The Mount Nelson, The Marine, Cellars - Hohenhort, The Cape Grace, Mala Mala and Singita, among others.Contact DetailsHartford House+27 (0)33 263 2713+27 (0)33 263 2818Enquire nowView RatesView DirectionsAttractionsWe are in close proximity to the world-renowned Drakensberg Boys' Choir (advance booking advised).      Easy access to Anglo-Zulu and Boer War battlefields, and the capture sites of Nelson Mandela and Sir Winston ChurchillMountain game and nature reservesExcellent Bushman paintings and artifactsMidland’s Meander : Assortment of arts and crafts, pubs and restaurantsGolf and squash : Boschhoek and Mooi River Country ClubEnchanting birding and fishing countryPicturesque Drakensberg drives and picnickingClose proximity to major schools and colleges: Hilton, Michaelhouse, Treverton, Clifton, Kings, St Annes, Cowan House, Weston etc…Hot air ballooning (by arrangement)Karkloof Canopy Tours (by arrangement)Helicopter flights (by arrangement)Clay pigeon shooting (by arrangement)Day trips to Clarens, the artists' capital of South Africa, and the Golden Gate National ParkEasy access from major cities and airports (just four hours from OR Tambo Airport in Johannesburg and 90 minutes from Durban International Airport)FacilitiesThis is the only world-class hotel on a world-class racehorse stud in the world. A personalised tour of Summerhill Stud includes the stallions of the Rulers of Dubai.Our award-winning restaurant, recently voted No1 in KZN,and among the country's Top 10, serves sumptuous meals either overlooking the magnificent gardens or in the candle-lit dining hall. It has one of only 10 five-star wine lists in South Africa.The Hartford Wellness Centre offers a range of therapies, body treatments, holistic massages and facials.Trout and bass fishing, including trophy-sized fish. Masterclass tuition with “Wildfly” can be arranged, preferably in advance.Horse riding (guided on request)Hartford offers personalised trips to the battlefields, Drakensberg World Heritage Site, Giant’s Castle, Lotheni, Injisuthi and Kamberg reserves, as well as the Weenen Game Reserve (by arrangement).Swimming pool, tennis court, historic gardens and close proximity to quality golf courses. The historic chapel provides for weddings and memorial servicesFully-equipped, small conference facility Traditional Zulu dancers and singers perform on selected eveningsWalks on the extensive game conservancy; several rare wild animal and bird species inhabit the estateHelicopter landing facilitiesAirport transfers Durban International, Oribi Airport (Pietermaritzburg) and Estcourt AirportWe are fully serviced; room service available 16 hours a dayLaundry and valet serviceAll major credit cards are accepted Your browser does not support the technology to display this enquiry form. Click here to be redirected to the simplified enquiry page for the Hartford House. DirectionsWhether approaching from the Johannesburg or Durban directions, follow the N3 highway to Mooi River. Take the Mooi River off-ramp from the N3. Follow the Giant?s Castle / Hartford House / Summerhill Stud signs through the village to the west in the direction of the Drakensberg. Approximately 2kms from the outskirts of the village, turn left onto the Hlatikulu Road. Travel 5km passing both entrances to Summerhill Stud before the right turn to Hartford House. Follow the Hotel signs for 1,2km to Hartford House. Contact Details Hartford House +27 (0)33 263 2713 +27 (0)33 263 2818 Enquire now View Rates View Directions Limited Liability | Privacy Policy | Copyright | Disclaimer | Admin