Ideally Located

Thorn Tree Lodge is conveniently situated five minutes from the CBD and overlooks the ‘Maritzburg Golf Course. It is within close proximity of varied and interesting activities including:

  • Picturesque mountain hikes and horse riding
  • ‘Maritzburg Golf Club
  • Fly fishing
  • Birding
  • The popular Midland’s Meander with its crafty corners and unique restaurants
  • Battlefields, monuments and museums
  • Nature and game reserves
  • The National Botanical Gardens in Pietermaritzburg
  • Karkloof Canopy Tours
  • KwaZulu-Natal’s well-known schools
    • Rugby derbies
    • Arts festivals
    • Drakensberg Boys’ Choir


  • Shopping malls and cinemas
  • Sporting venues
  • Casino and restaurants
  • Oribi Airport
  • Hospitals

It is a one hour drive from Durban’s:

  • Warm Indian Ocean beaches
  • Ushaka Marine World
  • Durban International Airport
  • Fashionable shopping centres including The Pavilion – one of the largest shopping malls in the southern hemisphere.

And so much more – Ask the Thorn Tree Lodge team for advice.