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Fordoun Spa Hotel Restaurant

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Fordoun, situated amongst the rolling hills of the KZN Midlands, was created and is managed with the goal that every guest should leave feeling uplifted, positive and relieved of stress. Converted from a farmyard and dairy, this boutique hotel is an Ideal spa getaway and cultural experience, Fordoun boasts an oasis of relaxation and sensory bliss. This boutique hotel offers a convenient location, luxuriously appointed suites, some with expansive views of the entire Drakensberg range, friendly service, and a superior fine dining restaurant. Combining a hotel with a spa in a great setting like the KZN Midlands gives guests the opportunity to make the most of what both have to offer. As a Destination Spa, the underlying philosophy is that Fordoun is focused on positive energy and the enjoyment of life.
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Breakfast included
Tennis Court
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We spent one night at Fordoun Spa in November 2018 after a 3 day safari and 3 days of walking in the Drakensburg mountains. Our only regret was that we didn't stay 2 or 3 nights. The setting is beautiful, the rooms immaculate and the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just come back from a wonderful week-end at Fordoun Village, where we celebrated the end of a cricket season with a Dads and Lads cricket match on the Fordoun pitch. We couldn’t of asked for a better setting, in the beautiful Midlands, where...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 680janine
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Stayed at the hotel midweek and an afternoon of pampering at the spa. Absolutely everything about the Fordoun is perfect! Wonderful rooms without need of anything. The spa is truly world class, relaxing and exceptionally professional services. Dinner was fantastic and I can seriously recommend...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank _Corne_13
Response from RichardB9009, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel RestaurantResponded 17 October 2018

HI Corne Wow thanks again, this time for reviewing your whole experience. The chef will be delighted with the Michelin Star. Have a great end to 2018. Kind regards Richard Bates

Reviewed 17 September 2018

After a self-indulgent morning at Fordoun Spa, it was just about lunch and the easiest was to walk over to the restaurant named Skye Bistro. A very inviting interior with white and pastel greens the dominating colours - very soothing. The menu was quite interesting...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SantiM523
Response from RichardB9009, Owner at Fordoun Spa Hotel RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Santi Thanks for your review, it is much appreciated. I am sorry that you did not enjoy the Poke Bowl and that your felt our wines were expensive. Our house wine in a carafe starts off at R35, this gives you 250 ml. So...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

We stayed with our children and some family at the hotel. Staff was friendly and help full. We had a great massage at the spa and spend some time at the swimming pool. We had dinner with family and some friends. Food and service were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank maryettav2014
Response from RichardB9009, Manager at Fordoun Spa Hotel RestaurantResponded 16 September 2018

Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us for your special day.

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28 July 2018|
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Response from RENARDANTWERP | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't think massages are included in the price. You need to pay this separately. When we booked the self catering chalet we did have free access to gym, heated indoor pool, sauna, steam-room and flotation pool.
Caron B
20 February 2017|
Response from glchelin | Property representative |
Hi Caron, We do serve lunch to visitors and our menu is available on our website.
11 December 2014|
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Response from AlwaysSafari | Reviewed this property |
We went with kids - they were made super welcome
Room Tips
"Self catering options, vary from 1 bedroom houses to 3 bedroom houses, fully equipped."
1 week ago
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"All rooms are close and overlook beautiful gardens from a cosy little veranda"
14 Oct. 2018
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17 Sep. 2018
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"Cottage 3 in the village (two people) has uninterrupted views"
21 Aug. 2018
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