We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Moorcroft Manor

Certificate of Excellence
Sani Road, Himeville 3256, South Africa
Hotel amenities
Moorcroft Manor
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Ranked #2 of 7 Himeville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
William R Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Add Photo Write a Review

64 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    45
    16
    3
    0
    0
See reviews for
8
41
1
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (19)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (64)
  • Mar-May only
    (15)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (15)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (17)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (17)
All months
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We joined a number of friends here for a "Christmas in July celebration" only for us to be blessed with a White Christmas in this magnificent setting. Moorecroft could not have been a more perfect place to be. From the wonderfully appointed rooms to the giant fireplace in the lounge / bar, to the magnificent food served and underfloor heated... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An oak-lined driveway leads you to this magnificent manor at the base of the Drakensberg. Beaurifully furnished interior, lovely restaurant and relaxing patio area with breathtaking views. Relax with a sundowner and watch the mountain reedbuck frolic across the lawn.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Beautiful setting and surrounded by some magnificent countryside. Our room was just stunning and so was our daughter's room which was slightly smaller but equally gorgeous. The view from the windows, looking at the Drakensberg was breathtaking. A very peaceful retreat.

Was this review helpful? Yes
GKropf, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope we see you again. More 

Maynooth, Ireland
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We stayed for a family wedding and it was perfect. The cottage we had was beautiful and restful. The beds are like sleeping in a cloud. Roll top bath. Verandah with mountain view. Dressing room. Absolutely stunning and serene setting. The food was so good, hats off the the chef and her staff. The pictures on the internet do it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

The Moorcroft Team would like to thank you for your compliments. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the wedding and your stay with us and hope we see you here again. More 

Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We recently spent a 2 night stay in Moorcroft Manor for a wedding. The accommodation was exceptional and very well done. The cottage we had was a pleasure to stay in - just relaxing on the veranda or in the lounge. Staff were friendly and helpful - making the stay just that bit more relaxing. The breakfasts where great and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GKropf, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are always happy to hear that our guests had and enjoyable and relaxing stay with us. We hope to see you again. More 

Castle Donington, UK
Level Contributor
76 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed at Moorcroft Manor for 2 nights and did the Sani Pass tour on our one full day. The hotel was charming, peaceful and just what we wanted. The food was excellent both nights that we stayed abd very good value. There were some lovely touches like the sherry and fruit in the room when we arrived and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear the you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again. More 

Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We wish we'd stayed more than one night here. The room was spacious and had everything you needed and the underfloor heating in the bathroom was a luxurious touch. The grounds and gardens were lovely and we wished that we had been able to see them in the sunshine. The food at dinner was high quality and the wine good... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope the weather is better the next time we see you. More 

Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you plan to go drive up the Sani pass, this is a very good Base. All the rooms are on ground level and most of them look out over the garden and the Drakenbergen in the distance. There are windows on the alley side of the rooms, which are usually open, but therefore it can be a bit noisy... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed the beautiful setting of Moorcroft Manor on its own 12 hectare garden and park maintained by the hotel staff. The converted farm house is situated 400 meters from the main road and the rooms face on one side with direct access to the garden,rock pool,dam and fields beyond.On the back side of the rooms... More 

Galgenen
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We arrived late afternoon after a memorable drive on Lofeni road from Kamsberg. The reception was good. Practical parking just 4 steps up to external corridor and door to room. Room spacious and tastefully decorated, bathroom good size and well equipped. Electrical adapters there where needed. Great view on to park-like grounds and the mountains beyond. Ideal starting point for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and thank you for drawing our attention to the service. We will definitely work on it. More 

Germany
Level Contributor
74 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Moorcroft manor only one night. It was a pleasant stay and everything was very nice. The staff was friendly and helpful and the accommodation was clean and in good order. The rooms opening on to a patio and the lawn – spacious and very relaxing. The food was well prepared both at dinner and breakfast. The wonderful... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goolu K, Owner at Moorcroft Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again. More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

44 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (34)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (12)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (10)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Himeville
7.8 mi away
Sani Pass Hotel & Leisure Resort
3.2 mi away
Sani Valley Lodge and Hotel
17.4 mi away
Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
12.5 mi away
Castleburn Leisure Resort
Castleburn Leisure Resort
#1 of 3 in Underberg
4.0 of 5 stars 61 reviews
14.9 mi away
Lake Naverone Holiday Cottages
4.8 mi away
The Old Hatchery
The Old Hatchery
#5 of 10 in Underberg
4.0 of 5 stars 40 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay