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Land of Legends …

Ten years ago, a group of Kwa Zulu Natal’s top boutique hotels formed the Land Of Legends. The aim of LOL is to celebrate the history, tradition and culture of our country, with a long-standing records in the upliftment of local people and the preservation of the...

Elliot at Fordoun …

Elliot Ndlovu has met many people in his life. Amongst those, he has met Queen Elizabeth, former president Tabo Mbeki, actor Leonardo DiCaprio and has had hotel room services through out the world but, he practices uBuntu. He gives all people the equal amount of...

Get the local flavor…

At Fordoun you get the whole experience ..... Fordoun has always supported local artists. At the moment they are show casing two local artist showing their works in the Hotel reception. Sarah Richards is a local ceramicist who lives in the Balgowan area and is of...

Fordoun for the fit ….

Fordoun for the fitness fanatics ... get your sweat on Do not worry that you will have too much down time at Fordoun Hotel and Spa. There is plenty on offer to keep your heart pumping, if that is your wish. You could start the day with a trail run along the tracks...

Autumn at Fordoun …

The midlands in the autumn ... Crisp mornings followed by warm days, beautiful sunsets and cool nights. This is the midlands in the autumn. The leaves are starting to turn into their autumn golds and cover the roads in a carpet of leaves. Mist rolls in during late...

Rain down on us ….

There is no such thing as bad weather ... only bad gear ... We have had over 5 days of rain at Fordoun. 100 ml in 5 days. Lovely, glorious, life giving, soaking rain. Penetrating the thirsty ground, filling up the water table, running off the lands and into the dams....