Has Winter Come Early?

Some days it does feel like winter has come early! Last week we saw the first Autumn snowfall on the Drakensberg range this year. And while it was just a sprinkling of snow, the temperatures plummeted considerably. Winter only sets in towards the end of June, so we...

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Christmas in July 26 – 28 July 2024

At The Nest Hotel we are celebrating Christmas in July 26 – 28 July 2024. Located in the Central Drakensberg, The Nest Hotel is a family hotel that has been open for more than 90 years. The main attraction of the Central Drakensberg is the mighty Drakensberg...

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How to be a Green Traveller

Travelling sustainably has become an important aspect of tourism in recent years. This is because people are more aware of their impact on the environment. The mountains are a beautiful and fragile environment, and as a green traveller, you can make a positive...

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Thembi Ndaba: A Life of Service and Love

Thembi Ndaba was born on June 9, 1965 in Drakensberg Farm,KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. She grew up in a humble family and learned the value of hard work and kindness from an early age. At the age of 15, she started working at The Nest hotel, a cozy and welcoming place...

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