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Cool Winds Lodge

Cool Winds Lodge


Cool Winds Lodge is an upmarket, 4-star graded, Bed and Breakfast in Hilton, only 12 minutes from Pietermaritzburg. It is closely situated to the N3 highway to Durban and Johannesburg, which makes it a very popular stopover for businessmen and holidaymakers. 

Hilton offers it's own meander of craft shops; a variety of restaurants and is the starting point to the famous Midlands Meander. Leading Private schools (Hilton College, St Anne’s and Cowan House) and various tourist attractions are situated in this area.  This include Midmar Dam, Howick and Karkloof Falls, and the Nelson Mandela Capture site. 

A spacious lounge overlooks the beautiful landscaped garden; swimming pool and gazebo area that makes you feel at home in no time.  Guests may enjoy drinks from our fully licensed bar and have access to the pool table and braai facilities.

The landscaped garden has a number of pathways to explore nature and appreciate the interesting bird life.  The peaceful country atmosphere will ensure that guests unwind and relax.  A fully equipped play area offers lots of excitement for the children. 

A full buffet breakfast or continental breakfast is served in the dining room or on the patio.  Fresh fruit, croissants, muffins, yoghurt and cereals are complimented with a tasty home cooked breakfast. Guests have easy access to their rooms at all times and ample safe parking is available on the property.   

For your convenience a Health & Beauty Salon is situated on our premises. Our competent therapist will ensure that your stress drifts away in no time. Kindly book your appointment in advance to ensure availability and avoid disappointment. More information and prices on our Leisure page.

We take pride in our excellent services and quality accommodation and will ensure that your stay with us is something to remember.


  • The B&B has eight luxurious rooms, each one having their own en-suite bathroom with shower and bath. 
  • All the rooms have a microwave, bar fridge and television with DSTV available for your convenience.
  • Under carpet and tile heating as well as electric blankets will keep you warm during those cold, misty nights.
  • A ceiling fan is however available for the hot summer days.
  • Guests may enjoy drinks from our fully licensed bar and have access to the pool table and braai facilities.
All our rooms have the following:
  • Buildt in cupboards in all rooms
  • All standard and DSTV channels
  • Wireless network for e-mail and internet access
  • Hairdryers
  • Towels & facecloth provided
  • Soap, shampoo and foam bath provided
  • Kettle
  • Tea & Coffee facilities
  • Cutlery provided
  • Bed lamps
  • Lugguage racks
  • Bath & Shower facilities
  • Bathroom mats provided
  • Tissues
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table in Lounge
  • Access to swimming pool
  • Bar facilities
  • Lapa with braai facilities
  • Children's play park - with jungle gym and trampolines
  • Piano in lounge area
  • Fax & copy services
  • Extra blankets provided



2011 Bed Only:
Adult (single) R510
Adult (share) R410
Child (12 yrs or older) R410
Child (5-11 yrs) R205
Child (younger than 5 yrs old) FREE
2011 Bed & Breakfast:
Adult (single) R590
Adult (share) R490
Child (12 yrs or older) R490
Child (5-11 yrs) R245
Child (younger than 5 yrs old) FREE

Cool Winds Lodge
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