On misty mornings, read a magazine in front of your own fireplace, enjoy the superb cuisine and relax in a tranquil environment. When the sun shines, order a picnic at the swimming pool, take a leisurely walk in the nearby forest, listen to the bird calls. Guests have free access to these facilities including a large swimming pool fed by a mountain stream.
Local attractions include scenic mountain drives, hiking trails, forest reserves, waterfalls, boating and fishing on several dams & a rich agricultural environment of avocados, bananas, citrus, mangos, macadamias, tea & timber. Day hikes to Serala and Iron Crown Mountain peaks in the Wolkberg range, through indigenous forests and pristine grasslands. Rooikat trail along beautiful streams and waterfalls.
A quality fully-serviced guest lodge comprises five double bedrooms suites, with spacious sitting areas, fireplace, & kitchenette. A Cordonbleu kitchen serves traditional English breakfasts and cuisine dinners are optional. The Kings Walden gardens have been named by the magazine 'House & Leisure' as the most romantic garden featured in the magazine over the last 100 issues. Under the heading, 'Great Gardens and Memorable Gardeners', the gardening editor, Laurian Brown wrote: The dreaming heights of Kings Walden, its bold vistas, intimate rooms, secret paths and poetic detail, but most of all its extraordinary spirit, make it our most romantic garden. Welcome to an unexpectedly delightful experience.
The owners David and Tana Hilton-Barber are committed to your comfort. No effort is spared to ensure that your stay is a memorable one.