Wartburger Hof Hotel

Wartburg, Natal Midlands
-29.434744, 30.582911
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Built as a Bavarian lodge, the hotel’s rich cultural heritage shows in its architectural detail, warm interiors and festive ambiance. Set in the Natal sugar belt, it is the perfect setting for family getaways, intimate conferences and weddings.

For more information vist www.wartburghotel.co.za.

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Overlooking a pine forest and rolling sugar cane fields, the Wartburger Hof Hotel is situated in the Natal Midlands and within easy reach of Pietermaritzburg and Durban. Wartburg is a quaint hamlet that has a rich cultural heritage dating back to the early 1880’s, when it was founded by German Missionaries. Originally built as a Bavarian lodge, the hotel’s distinctive lineage can be seen in the architectural detail and warm interiors. Rich wood finishes, large fireplaces and an inviting country pub, all add to the tranquil, yet festive ambiance of this beautiful country hotel.

It is perfectly located for exploring the area and is a strategic starting off point for the Midlands Meander and the Valley of a Thousand Hills. The hotel is ideal for family getaways, intimate conferences and weddings.

Things to do in and around Wartburg

Nature trails and hiking
Bird watching
Lawn bowls
Cultural and historic sites
Game viewing
Scenic drives
Bass fishing
Fly fishing
Arts and crafts


Guest Rooms / Accommodation

21 Standard Twin/ Double Rooms:
Our Standard Rooms overlook the sugar plantations, hotel grounds, and gardens. These rooms all feature 2 single beds, an en-suite bathroom, work desk with Lamp, DSTV, and tea/coffee-making facilities. All Twin Rooms can be converted into a Double Room featuring a king size bed.

4 Standalone Rooms:
Our spacious Standalone Rooms are finished with a traditional German flair and overlook the hotel gardens from their private balconies. The Standalone Rooms feature a double bed, 2 single beds, work desk with lamp, DSTV, tea/coffee making facilities, bathroom with bath and shower.

Honeymoon Suite:
Our beautiful Honeymoon Suite is oversized and offers lingering views overlooking sugar plantations, gardens, and forests. The suite features a four poster king size bed, LCD TV with DSTV, private lounge, walk-in cupboard, 2 bathrooms with bath and shower, tea/coffee making facilities, and work desk with lamp.

In-room amenities include

Laundry service Work desk and chair
Wireless internet connectivity Telephone
Bathroom amenities Hairdryer
TV with selected DSTV channels Tea/coffee making facilities
Air-conditioning and heating Room service



Bavaria restaurant
Guests will enjoy the rustic German ambience created by the Bavarian décor and fixtures. The Bavaria sets itself apart by offering traditional and authentic German courses, from Bratwurst to Eisbein.

The Weinstube (Wine Tavern or Farmers Bar)
Enjoy this cosy authentic German pub with traditional drinks such as Glühwein in winter or some Jaegermeister and Schnapps offered throughout the year.

Lobby lounge with stunning log fireplace
The lounge in the lobby has an oversized Bavarian style fireplace.

For the more energetic, there are various games and activities to be played such as darts, croquet, as well as a pool table.

Outside dining deck
This beautiful deck has the perfect view overlooking a pine forest and the rolling sugar cane fields.

Other Amenities

DSTV IDD telephone
Mini bar (stocked on request) Wedding facilities
Vegetarian menu Pool table
Croquet Animal farm
Wireless Internet Laundry service
Kids playground Board games
Room service Badminton
Conference facilities Secure parking
Darts board  


Area Attractions

  Contact Number Website
Mountain View Entertainment Centre 033 390 1513 www.mountainviewentertainment.co.za
Phezula Crocodile and Snake Park 031 777 1000 www.phezulusafaripark.co.za
Butterflies for Africa 033 3871356 www.butterflies.co.za
The Old Pietermaritzburg Prison 033 845 0400 www.projectgateway.co.za
The Natal Museum 033 3451404 www.nmsa.org.za
Karkloof Spa 033 569 1321 www.karkloofspa.com
Karkloof  CanopyTours 033 3303415 www.karkloofcanopytour.co.za
Albert Falls Miniature Railway 082 343 9686  
Albert Falls Dam & Game Reserve 033-569 1202  
Claridge Fun Farm 0333872528  
Noodsberg Country Club 033 5011650  
Botanical Gardens 033 344-3585  
African Birds of Prey Sanctuary 031 785-4382  
Queen Elizabeth Nature Reserve 033 8451344  
Blue Caterpillar Art Gallery 033 387-1356  
Tea at Rosehurst Garden 033 394-1443  
The Falls picnic site    
Adi's Creations Arts & Crafts    
Whispers Village    
Howick Falls    
Midmar Dam    
Midlands Meander    


Contact Us


Hotel Direct Line +27 (0)33 503 1482
Reservations Hotline 086 100 0923
International Reservations +27 (0)11 718 5161
Emergency Hotel Number tba
52 Noodsberg Road
WEB ADDRESS:  www.wartburghotel.co.za
GPS: S 29°26' 5.08"  E 030°34'58.48"
P O Box 597
Central Reservations crswar@orionhotels.co.za
Customer Service customerservice@orionhotels.co.za


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