CONFERENCES • TEAM BUILDING • TRAINING • WEDDINGS • LEISURE
Welcome to Everglades Country Hotel – set at the base of the Inhlosane Mountain with it’s indigenous forests and mountain streams. In the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg. We are located on the western tip of the Midlands Meander, just a short drive from arts, crafts and eating places.
Everglades Hotel was established as a Farm in this beautiful, historic Dargle Valley in 1938 and has grown into the 54 room Country Hotel it is today. Our accommodation is well appointed country comfort enjoying a rural farm setting.
Our 57 ha Estate offers something for everyone whether it is a slow morning stroll or more strenuous hike up the mountain. With more than 360 species of birds listed this is a birders paradise. Included in our illustrious listing are the Cape Parrot and the Blue Swallow.
Set in this idyllic country backdrop we offer three Conference Venues and a beautiful Wedding Venue surrounded by park like gardens and indigenous forests.
The Hotel promises an unforgettable experience whether on business, on a family getaway or just looking for the peace and quiet that only a true country hotel can offer in South Africa.
Any guest booking into the Everglades Hotel can collect their Voucher for 10% off a “Karkloof Canopy Tour”.
Any Conference - booking into the Everglades Hotel - can collect a Voucher for 20% off a Group Canopy Tour as a Teambuilding exercise. Dowload our Conference Packages
Corporate and Functions.
The Everglades hotel is an ideal venue for conferences, small meetings, weddings and functions as well as many leisure opportunities. We offer well appointed, spacious rooms and beautiful grounds to offer your staff as incentives. We specialize in conferences, corporate events, training courses including in house team building.
We also host many weddings and would love to help you plan your perfect day.
Apart from the facilities that we offer on site, Everglades is situated on the world-renowned Midlands Meander which has numerous arts & crafts places of interest to visit ranging from lavender farms, potteries and wrought-iron works to breweries and cheese manufacturers.
Children are catered for with animal farms, candle-dipping and chocolate-dipping amongst other attractions. We assure you that your days in our beautiful valley will be memorable.
This fabulous conference venue sits in the heart of the countryside. Breakout of city life and drink in the real country atmosphere with the morning backdrop of the African dawn chorus. The sounds are magnificent. So is the sight of the Protea growing naturally in and around the hotel grounds.
The Everglades hotel is 5 and half hours drive South of Johannesburg and 90 minutes drive North West of Durban. Pietermaritzberg is 40 minutes away.
After your days outing return to the Everglades for a pre-dinner drink in the Wattle & Daub Pub before a hearty meal served either plated or buffet-style depending on numbers of guests. For those bracing winter evenings we recommend a post-dinner liqueur whilst relaxing in the lounge or pub in front of the fire.
The main emphasis at Everglades is on relaxation and enjoying the tranquility of the countryside.
● Bowling green
● Tennis court
● Swimming pool
● Children’s play area
● The Inhlosane mountain offers an invigorating hike with scenic views of the Midlands and southern Drakensberg
● Bird watching