How to Book
Any Queries or Bookings can be made by phone at (0)36-468-1202 (country code 27) or use the contact form below to E-mail Us. Deposits are required for most bookings in the amount of the first night of accommodation. These can be taken using a provided credit card number and expiration date. Alternatively, deposits can be made into the Inkosana Lodge bank account. After advising us of your intention and obtaining a reference number the deposit slip should be emailed or faxed to us (the fax number is the same as the phone number). Bank information is as follows:
|Bank information is as follows:|
|Account name:||Inkosana Lodge|
|Account number:||5220 1879 073|
|Bank:||First National Bank, Estcourt|
|Branch number:||22 03 25|
|TRANSFERS FROM FOREIGN ACCOUNTS COST R200:|
|SWIFT:||FIRN ZAJJ 220|
|IBAN:||First National Bank , 5220 1879 073 , Harding Street , Estcourt|
How to Get to Us
Inkosana is in the Champagne Valley of the Central Drakensberg. The nearest town is Winterton. If coming by car, Inkosana is 4 hours from Johannesburg, 2.5 hours from Durban, and 1 hour from Ladysmith. Roads are all paved.
- From Johannesburg, take the N3 to Harrismith, then the N5 (the Bethlehem Road) and in a short distance, turn onto the R712 (towards Qwa-Qwa). Take the R74 to Bergville and continue on to Winterton. Turn onto the R600 towards the mountains, Inkosana is 25 km from Winterton.
- From Durban, take the N3 to exit 179 (Estcourt north), exit left, away from Estcourt and towards Loskop. Continue until coming to the R600 (the Thokozisa restaurant) and turn left. Inkosana is 12 km onwards.
- From Ladysmith, take the N11 and turn left on the R600 to Winterton. Continue 25 km on the R600 to Inkosana.
Pickups are no longer done from the Baz Bus . Those coming on public
transport will have to make their own way to the lodge. It is quite easy to
hitch 7 kilometers from the lodge to the trail heads. Shuttles are not
It is recommended that guests have their own transport for the ‘Berg leg of
their tour . Using Inkosana as a base it is convenient to visit all areas
of the central and northern ‘Berg for day trips. This also applies to the
eastern Free State and Battlefields. Aroundabout Cars offers good rates ,