The Winter Solstice is a magical time of the year, marking the shortest day and longest night. For those seeking an enchanting escape, there’s no better place to celebrate this celestial event than at The Nest Hotel in the picturesque Drakensberg Mountains. As the sun sets later and the nights grow shorter, The Nest Hotel transforms into a cozy haven where guests can embrace the beauty and tranquility of winter.


The Solstice Spirit in the Heart of the Drakensberg

Nestled in the heart of the Drakensberg, The Nest Hotel is surrounded by majestic mountains and lush landscapes, creating a perfect backdrop for a winter retreat. The Drakensberg is known for its breathtaking views and serene environment, making it an ideal destination for those looking to connect with nature during the Winter Solstice.


Cozy Comforts and Warm Hospitality

At The Nest Hotel, comfort and warmth are at the forefront of our hospitality. Each room is designed to provide a cozy retreat after a day of exploring the stunning surroundings. With comfortable furnishings, soft blankets, and a warm, inviting ambiance, our rooms are the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the peacefulness of the season.


Winter Solstice Activities

Hikes: Discover the beauty of the Drakensberg with hikes that take you through scenic trails. Experience the crisp winter air and the stunning vistas that make this region so special.

Stargazing: As night falls, gather around and enjoy the warmth and camaraderie. The clear winter skies provide a perfect opportunity for stargazing, offering a chance to marvel at the wonders of the universe.

Spa Treatments: Indulge in a relaxing spa treatment to rejuvenate your body and mind. Our spa offers a range of treatments designed to soothe and revitalize, making it the perfect way to pamper yourself during your stay.


Seasonal Delights

The Winter Solstice is also a time to savor delicious seasonal cuisine. Our on-site restaurant features a menu of hearty, comforting dishes that are perfect for the colder weather. Enjoy a glass of mulled wine by the fire, or indulge in a rich, decadent dessert to complete your meal.


Embrace the Magic of Winter

The Winter Solstice at The Nest Hotel is more than just a date on the calendar; it’s a time to embrace the magic of winter and create lasting memories. Whether you’re exploring the stunning Drakensberg landscapes, enjoying the cozy comforts of our hotel, or simply taking in the beauty of the season, your time with us will be truly special.

We look forward to welcoming you and sharing the beauty and tranquility of this special time of year.