Khotso LogoThe official race camping is now at Khotso Lodge & Horse Trails, right at the Trout Hatcheries!

Camping is available on the Friday and Saturday nights. Steve Black, Lulu and the team will go out of their way to make you feel comfortable. Camping costs R130 per person per night. Find out more about Khotso here

To book camping pleas email us on


 Glenhaven is also available for camping – under the Oaks on the banks of the river above Glenhaven rapid.
Find out more from the booking form here.

DrakGardensLogo800Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort will be offering special deals to all Drak paddlers. Book at Central Reservations – Sthabile 031 337 4222

Castleburn Resort
Castelburn Resort, Day 1 start, is offering an accommodation special, 25% discount on normal rates for Drak paddlers, they have 19 chalets still available, Contact Christal Viljoen on 033 7011405.

Coleford Lodge
Self catering and dinner, bed and breakfast, next to Coleford Nature Reserve. Richard Champkins 078 9003891.

Himeville Arms Located in Himeville, 5km from Underberg the vibey Himeville Arms Hotel and Backpackers is an iconic spot!
033 7021305 tel
033 7021302 fax

Malachite Manor – on the Drak Gardens Road
Carrin Pieterse – 083-645-2026

 Mvuleni Farm House and cottage – sleeps 12 – contact Taryn on 0827710179

Mkomazana Mountain Cottages –  on the Sani Pass Road
Email: or phone: +27 63 699 4666

 A variety of Underberg options at Underberg Accommodation
including Goxhill Dam cottage  sleeps 10/12 people.

Contact Lana Jover  : 0827234528

Alternatively there is a huge variety of accommodation options available in the area, from camping to backpackers lodges to B&Bs and self catering, as well as seriously luxurious accommodation. Visit the Southern Drakensberg Tourism website for more details. A full accommodation listing is here.