Gooderson Leisure Self-Catering and Timeshare Resorts
Gooderson Leisure owns and manages a variety of leisure destinations across South Africa. With accommodation in KwaZulu-Natal, and Mpumalanga, we offer guests the choice to experience the very best of the beach, berg, bush or battlefields.
With a heritage of hospitality spanning over 60 years, the Gooderson Leisure experience is renowned for the plethora of activities that you can submerse yourself in.
For retreats, vacations, special occasions or conferencing, Gooderson Leisure Hotels & Resorts boasts great value options for all.
Gooderson Leisure offers self-catering units, camping and caravanning at selected properties.
And for the times when you don't want to cook, you are welcome in any of the restaurants on our properties. Please check with the hotel reception on which restaurants are open, as reservations are recommended, especially during peak season, so please ensure to call ahead in advance to secure your booking.
At Gooderson Leisure, all of our Hotels, Lodges and Resorts offer self-catering options from 4 to 8 sleeper units, at competitive rates.
Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort (Fairways, Riverbend, Mountain View)
Boasting the accolade of being one of the top five Medium Resorts in South Africa, Fairways at Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens continues to fly the flag for Gooderson Leisure.
Fairways is renowned for its superb self-catering units available in four, six and eight sleeper units, These stylish units each have a fully equipped kitchen including a washing machine and tumble dryer, limited DSTV, individual braai facilities, telephones and all the luxuries of home!
Riverbend Chalets are situated on the lush banks of the Umzimkulu River.
These six sleeper self- catering units are attractively decorated.
Mountain View Cottages, available in 4, 6 and 8 sleeper units, have a cosy atmosphere with colourful country designs.
Situated on 860 acres of World Heritage site, in the Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort, Fairways has spectacular view of the only 18 hole golf course in the Southern Berg, snow caps the peaks of the mighty Drakensberg mountain range and occasionally blankets the golf course like a white tablecloth.
You and your family will enjoy access to a variety of luxury recreational facilities offered by the hotel, including golf, fishing, bowls, tennis, putt putt, hiking trails, horse riding and much more. The mini animal farm, pony rides, trampolines and playground will keep the little ones entertained for hours. There is also fun daily entertainment programmes or indoor arcade games, snooker, table tennis and videos to enjoy!
For the ultimate experience of luxury, the health and beauty salon on the Resort, Body and Soul, offers restructuring, firming, facials, massage packages and much more.
Gooderson Kloppenheim Country Estate Hotel
Gooderson Kloppenheim Country Estate Hotel offers elegant 4 and 6 Sleeper 2 bedroomed self-contained lodges, each beautifully appointed room has a magnificent view of the rolling hills.
There are 3 stylish conference rooms, a wedding venue, private dining room, breakfast terrace, colonial style lounge, library, pub and restaurant, and a wellness centre. The energetic can enjoy 6 trout dams, hiking trails, archery, Putt Putt, volleyball, badminton, mountain bike trails, horse rides, tennis and swimming. Dullstroom Accommodation doesn’t get better than this!
Mtunzini Forest Lodge
For those seeking a destination offering peace, quiet and tranquillity in a safe and secure haven, look no further than Gooderson Mtunzini Forest Lodge.
Nestled in a lush sand forest location bordering an expansive, unspoilt beach this small private resort offers a host of wonders for those who delight in natural surroundings, indigenous forests and lush vegetation. Our cosy log cabins offer a rustic ‘tree house’ experience, while at the same time providing all the comforts of home at your fingertips.
Birdwatchers will be kept busy identifying the many different species endemic to the region, and those who enjoy hiking will encounter a variety of butterflies, small red duiker, vervet monkeys and the occasional bush pig whilst on the forest trails. Take a walk to the nearby beach, which is perfect for those long evening strolls where you will perhaps discover an unusual driftwood ornament. Be sure to keep an eye out at night as you may be fortunate enough to get a close-up photo of a bushbaby in the trees surrounding your veranda.
Bring along all your fishing gear for a perfectly safe angling experience either in surf, or in the nearby estuary. Prefer to kick back and relax onsite? Then you will enjoy the Resort’s great family facilities. Lounge around the swimming pool, take in a game of pool, table tennis or Putt Putt with the children, or make use of our air-conditioned games room, and our Lapa entertainment areas.
Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort
Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort is the ideal family retreat, offering a range of accommodation options and a host of fun activities for both young and old. The resort is set in 550 hectares of beautiful KZN bushveld amongst giant Cambrian granite boulders that are millions of years old, along the Battlefields Route. It is famed for its hot mineral waters, which have been in existence since the late 19th Century.
Relax and unwind at our on-site Wellness Centre which boasts a fully equipped gym, sauna, hydro-jet pools, Jacuzzis, steam baths and beauty therapists available to offer a range of treatments. For the more adventurous we offer horse rides, quad biking, fishing or canoeing.
Holidays are when memories are made, and for years, the Gooderson Leisure Timeshare Resorts have been doing exactly that.
Silver Sands self-catering accommodation continues to be extremely popular with renters and owners alike. With uShaka Marine World in such close proximity, our guests have the opportunity to enjoy the Sea World shows, aquariums, water activities, restaurants and shops now virtually on their door step.
Fully equipped, air conditioned units in various sizes, comfortably furnished and serviced, with DSTV, are available for rental throughout the year. The activities in close proximity are endless. On the North Beach, only a few kilometres away is the Sun Coast Casino, with cinemas and restaurants galore. In the opposite direction is Wilson’s Wharf which hosts an indoor flea market daily, bookings for sea cruises and fishing trips as well as a variety of restaurants. For those lazy Sundays, the Stables flea market, next to the rugby and soccer stadium is open for those in the mood for live music in the beer garden, palm reading and a variety of stalls to browse through. The renowned Gateway Theatre of Shopping with 20 minute’s drive, offers skate boarding, surfing as well as offering a diverse shopping experience.
- (Head office), 85 Or Tambo Parade, Durban, 4001, South Africa
- Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort, Drakensberg Gardens Road, Underberg, 3257 (Fairways, Riverbend, Mountain View)
- Gooderson Kloppenheim Country Estate Hotel, Winnaarspoort Road, Kloppenheim Country Estate, 1100
- Mtunzini Forest Lodge, Valley Dr, Mtunzini, 3867
- Gooderson Natal Spa Hot Springs & Leisure Resort, Lot 191 Remainder Koubad Farm, Paulpietersburg, KZN
- Silver Sands, 13 Erskine Terrace, Point, Durban, 4069
- Executive, Leisure