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South Africa Tourism Awards

Type: Accommodation – Self Catering
Category: Service Excellence

Motivation for award: Our guests have rated us very highly in the area of hospitality and service excellence. Our Google and Facebook listings have top reviews, we have won a Tripadvisor award in the past and we shall continue to do our best to offer a comfortable, clean and safe experience for guests of all ages at Copperleigh Trout Cottages!

Region: Kwazulu Natal / Dargle, KZN

Copperleigh Trout Cottages

A Fly Fisherman’s Dream

Copperleigh Trout Cottages is located under the shadow of the majestic Inhlosane Mountain in the beautiful upper Dargle area of the Midlands of KZN. Our fully functioning sheep and cattle farm will delight both young and old with our scenic views and fantastic fly fishing opportunities on our 10ha trout stocked Mavela Dam. We are not far from the very popular Midlands Meander routes.

Our establishment has two lovely self catering units to choose from: the two-story Lodge is a stunning holiday home built overlooking the dam. It features an open-plan lounge, fully equipped kitchen and dining room. There are three bedrooms upstairs which can sleep up to 9, there are 2.5 bathrooms.

The deluxe log Cabin is built right on the waters edge of the dam. It is perfect for a couple looking for a romantic getaway to the countryside, and features luxuries such as a heated towel rail, electric blanket on the queen size bed and a fully equipped kitchen complete with modern appliances. The spacious verandah also gives you the best view of the dam and the sunsets!

Your stay will include:
Daily Housekeeping;
Free access to the dam to fly fish – Catch & Release;
All linens and shower towels;
A complimentary bundle of firewood is provided daily;
Free use of a Kayak and paddles for guests to use;
Scenic walks on well maintained paths available on the farm.

*Please note that we don’t allow any pets as we are a working farm

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