Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse
Within a short time Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse has become known as a place to experience the Gourmet factor in a small retreat like setting.
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is located in the heart of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Drakensberg. Its a 5 star lodge dedicated to gourmet food and rustic luxury at its best..
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse details:
Location: Nestled in the heart of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Drakensberg,
Best time to visit: South Africa’s climate offers advantages in both seasons
Culinary, Cultural, History,Hikes/walks, Nature/Scenery, Bushman Rock Art Paintings,
With just 11 rooms Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, is the place haven for those wanting to enjoy nature,mountain walks, log fires, and a 7 course gourmet meal
Natal horse riding themed room
Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is what one would call a an intimate gourmet experience.
This area is quite special with its breath-taking mountain views,crystal clear mountain streams, and the beauty of the of the Drakensberg mountains.
Passion and dedication are the keywords in the Cleopatra kitchen – the speciality is sauces.
Richard, the Chef, has long been obsessed with the reduction technique,which allow the full intense flavor of the food to shine through
Fresh ingredients are essential,which are picked from the gardens minutes before being served.
Dinner at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is a 7 course affair .
Richard talks you through every mouthful from frying pan to plate before you sit down to enjoy his creations, and he doesn’t mind telling you that Cleopatra’s food is all about the tastes, fun and passion that go into good country cooking!
Don’t forget to stay for breakfast as Cleopatra has a 3 course breakfast.
Activities available from Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse are fishing, walking, horse rides in the Drakensberg
Some of the rock art in the Drakensberg dates back over 3000 years.The best sighting in our area is at Kamberg (Little Berg), a 20 minute drive from Cleopatra and a 2 hour walk.
Alternatively there is Rock Art at Giants Castle (Big Berg), a 45 minute drive, and a 45 minute walk with tours on the hour every hour from 09h00 – 15h00.