Unlike actors in American sitcoms, most people don’t own a house in the Alps that they can escape to when city life starts getting a little frustrating or they need a secluded location to woo true love. Enjoy the benefits of both without signing a lease or buying three hundred candles with a midweek two night stay for two at The Chantecler Hotel
Bordering the majestic Valley of a Thousand Hills, Bothas Hill, The Chantecler Hotel (“singing rooster”), with a history dating back to the 1940’s, nestles in the heart of the lush Madwala Conservancy. Its country style thatched roof and stone walled buildings perfectly complement the hotel’s stunning gardens and large Koi pond.
The Hotel is conveniently situated in Bothas Hill, 4km from the nearest business district and 65km from King Shaka International Airport, Chantecler offers all the amenities of city life without losing the tranquility and seclusion of the countryside, The Chantecler Hotel is the perfect luxury “Heaven on Earth” Country retreat.
Board and Lodging Fact: The first recorded example of people staying in a ‘hotel’ was during a race around Africa in the early 1900’s. Since the start of the race, runners had been plagued by a flock of lumo parrots and race-officials set up board and lodging was for all participants at specific stops along the route.