Gooderson Monks Cowl Golf Resort

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The Gooderson Monks Cowl Golf resort has some lovely facilities in Champagne Valley of the Drakensberg, an onsite restaurant with delicious meals and a friendly and attentive staff who will ensure a relaxing and memorable holiday experience.

The extraordinary Champagne Castle and Cathkin mountains in the Drakensberg of South Africa have peaked at 3,248 meters and 3,149 meters respectively. These two, along with the Monk’s Cowl mountain which measures 3,234 meters are some of the highest peaks of this stunningly beautiful scenery in KwaZulu-Natal

Hotel room features:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Bar fridge
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Veranda
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Satellite TV

The Monks Cowl Golf resort garden and outdoor swimming pool, the tennis court and the nine-hole golf course provide guests of all ages with excellent leisure time. On-site dining facilities are available as well as conference venues and a business centre.

  • Restaurant and bar
  • Lounge
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Playground
  • Nine-hole golf course
  • Tennis court
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Business centre
  • Gift shop
  • Bridal suite


  • Reception
  • Laundry service
  • Housekeeping
  • Packed lunches
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting
  • Fax & photocopying

Beautiful horse trails take visitors along mountain paths through the breathtaking scenery of the Drakensberg. Alternatively, a slow ride in Spioenkop Game reserve also makes for an unforgettable adventure. Trout fishing can be enjoyed in the Royal Natal Park, Sterkfontein Dam while carp and bass fishing are available at the Bell Park & Woodstock Dam. All three valleys in the Drakensberg mountains offer golfing facilities from 9-hole golf courses to the 18-hole Champagne Sports.

Take time out to see:

  • Ardmore which features pottery work of ethnic and African design.
  • The Meadow Sweet Herbs is an organic farm which distributes its products all over South Africa.
  • A visit to the KwaZulu Weavers and Candles is an experience not to be missed when visiting this area. Visitors can see how the rugs are made and one can even order these to meet own specifications. A great collection of designer candles are also for sale with colours to match most peoples desires.

Adventure Activities

  • Canoeing
  • Quad-biking
  • Off-road go-karting
  • River Rafting
  • Abseiling
  • Trapeze training
  • Paintball
  • Game viewing is available (Spioenkop Game Reserve, Weenan Game Reserve)
  • Bird viewing:
  • 4x4 routes
  • Mountain biking
  • Aircraft fights.


Monks Cowl Golf Conferences are provided for in facilities that can accommodate up to 80 delegates in a comfortable and peaceful setting. The staff are on hand to assist in any way possible, and a range of equipment and materials are provided as part of the package.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Satellite TV
  • Selected satellite channels
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WIFI

Facilities Available at Gooderson Monks Cowl Golf Resort

  • Barbeque & braai area
  • Children's playground
  • Conference venue
  • Garden
  • Golf course
  • Hiking trails
  • Hotel Bar
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Spa
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court

More Information on Gooderson Monks Cowl Golf Resort

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Winter Special

Gooderson Monks Cowl Golf Resort is a spectacular Drakensberg resort situated in the Central Drakensberg approximately four hours from Johannesburg and two and a half hours from Durban in the magnificent Champagne Valley.

Stay for only R795.00 per person sharing per night, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast.

Valid 1 May - 31 August 2019.

Free round of adventure golf for the whole family

Included in the rate:

  • Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
  • Free round of Adventure Golf for the whole family

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid 1 May - 31 August 2019
  • Subject to availability; block out dates may apply
  • T&C apply
  • Terms and Conditions apply to all Winter Specials.
  • Valid 1 May - 31 August 2019. Subject to availability.
  • Children stay for free but pay a percentage portion for meals when sharing a room with a paying adult.
  • Value adds are subject to availability, single use only and may not be subsituted or exchanged.