Welcome to Everglades Country Hotel. Located 35km from Howick, in the spectacular Kwazulu-Natal Midlands, the Everglades offers an idyllic country back drop set at the base of the Inhlosane Mountain, in the spectacular Dargle Valley.
Everglades Hotel was established as a Farm in this beautiful, historic Dargle Valley in 1938 and has grown into the 47 room Country Hotel it is today.
Our accommodation is well appointed country comfort enjoying a rural farm setting, framed by the indigenous forests and Mountain streams that surround the hotel's park like gardens.
Our 57 ha estate offers something for everyone whether it is a slow morning stroll or a more strenuous hike up the mountain. With more than 360 species of birds listed, this is a birders paradise. Included in our illustrious listing are the Cape Parrot and the Blue swallow.
We pride ourselves on offering true country comfort with 4 room offerings ranging from Budget Room, catered for a one night stay over, to our Executive Room, offering the best in country comfort for those looking for longer stays.
All rooms are equipped with on-suite bathrooms ( with either a bath or shower, and some units offering both), Coffee and Tea making facilities in all rooms, as well as local free to air television.
Activities on site include:
1- Championship Bowling Green, a proud host to our very own local Bowling Club. Practice takes place every Tuesday and Saturday. Do you think you have what it takes to take on the best?
2- Tennis Court
3- Table Tennis
4- Swimming Pool
5- Kids Jungle Gym
6- Wellness Centre Ã¢?? Let our trained ladies indulge you in a full body massage after exploring the vast adventures the meander has in store.
Indoor activities Include:
1- Billiards Table
2- Pool Table
Apart from the facilities that we offer on site, Everglades is situated in the world renowned Midlands Meander which has numerous arts & crafts places of interest to visit ranging from breweries, cheese manufacturers to fine dining and country shopping destinations.
Children are well catered for with horse riding, candle & chocolate dipping amongst other attractions. We assure that your day in our beautiful valley will be memorable.
After your days outing return to Everglades for a pre-dinner drink in the wattle & Daub Pub before a hearty meal served either plated of buffet style depending on the number of guests. For those bracing winter evenings we recommend a post-dinner liquor whilst relaxing in the lounge or pub in front of the fire.