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It can be found 280 miles from Pretoria, the country's capital.

Nothing beats the shining sun and salty ocean air. Head down to Umdloti Beach, 60 miles to the east. If you have the time, move on to Umhlanga Rocks Beach, 60 miles to the east.

Spend a day relaxing amid the sights and sounds of the region's environmental reserves. A couple of close by locations are Queen Elizabeth Park (12 miles away) and Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (6 miles away).

Pietermaritzburg Oval in Pietermaritzburg, 17 miles to the southeast of Lions River, is a must-visit for sports nuts. Remember to stand up and cheer with the locals.

Be sure to visit Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument, a recommended local attraction.

Make the trip to Howick to visit Howick Public Falls and Howick Museum. It's 4 miles from Lions River, and well worth the trip. Another option is Hilton. It's 10 miles from Lions River, and is the home of National Botanical Gardens and Karkloof Farmer's Market.

Pietermaritzburg, a regional center, is another interesting place to visit. It's 20 miles from Lions River and offers a wide range of worthwhile things to do and see, such as Epic Karting, Butterflies for Africa and Comrades Marathon House. Hindu temples and Msunduzi Museum are some more places if you have enough time.

In order to truly know the heart and soul of Kwazulu-Natal, you're going to need to acquaint yourself with its particular spices and flavors.

If beer is what you're looking for, make your way to the closest watering hole and ask the bartender to pull you a local favorite. If they know what they're doing, you'll be offered up a pint of Rusty Gun Bitter Ale.

If you're planning on being here on the 30th of November, you better get ready to party. Every year on this day, the entire nation comes together and celebrates St Andrews Day.

Kwazulu-Natal is a bewitching destination that will occupy a special place in your heart long after you have left. This might make saying goodbye hard, but just remember that you can always return!

The handiest airport is Pietermaritzburg Airport, and it is roughly 19 miles to the southeast.

Accommodation in Lions River

At the moment, there aren't many hotels and other accommodation options on our Lions River lodging guide, so book ahead if you have somewhere specific in mind.

The following Lions River accommodations are worth checking out, the Granny Mouse Country House & Spa and Biggy Best Cottages

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Clydesdale on Lions River C$103
Clydesdale on Lions River

Clydesdale on Lions River

Clydesdale Farm 5, Lions River
    3.0 out of 5.0

    Situated in Lions River, this guesthouse is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument and within 9 mi (15 km) of Howick Museum and Howick Public Falls. Howick Golf Club and Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve are also within 9 mi (15 km).

    Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg
    Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg

    Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg

    Cnr. Hesketh Drive and New England Rd, Pietermaritzburg
      of 5, from 83 reviews
      1.0 out of 5.0

      Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is close to Scottsville Racecourse, Comrades Marathon House, and Butterflies for Africa. Local attractions also include Pietermaritzburg Oval and Msunduzi Museum.

      aha Imperial Hotel C$127
      aha Imperial Hotel

      aha Imperial Hotel

      224 Jabu Ndlovu Street, Pietermaritzburg
        of 5, from 29 reviews
        3.0 out of 5.0

        This family-friendly Pietermaritzburg hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Tatham Art Gallery and Pietermaritzburg City Hall. Msunduzi Museum and Macrorie House Museum are also within 15 minutes.

        Whispering Waters C$122
        Whispering Waters

        Whispering Waters

        Fort Nottingham / Dargle Road, Nottingham Road
          of 5, from 17 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0

          Situated on a river, this apartment building is close to Gowrie Farm Golf Course. Regional attractions also include Fort Nottingham Nature Reserve and Mooi River Country Club.

          Thatchings Guest House C$135
          Thatchings Guest House

          Thatchings Guest House

          Currys Post Road, Curry's Post
            of 5, from 12 reviews
            4.0 out of 5.0

            This family-friendly guesthouse is located on a lake, where regional attractions include Gowrie Farm Golf Course, Nelson Mandela Capture Site Monument, and Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve. Regional attractions also include Howick Museum and Howick Public Falls.

            Everglades Hotel & Conference Centre C$72
            Everglades Hotel & Conference Centre

            Everglades Hotel & Conference Centre

            District Road 132, Dargle
              of 5, from 27 reviews
              3.0 out of 5.0

              Situated in the mountains, this hotel is in the same region as Fort Nottingham Nature Reserve.

              Biggy Best Cottages C$81
              Biggy Best Cottages

              Biggy Best Cottages

              22 Fraser Street, Howick
                of 5, from 7 reviews
                3.5 out of 5.0

                Situated in Howick, this cottage is close to Howick Museum, Howick Public Falls, and Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve. Nearby attractions also include Howick Golf Club.

                Ascot Inn C$54
                Ascot Inn

                Ascot Inn

                210 Woodhouse Road, Pietermaritzburg
                  of 5, from 11 reviews
                  3.0 out of 5.0

                  Situated in Pietermaritzburg, this inn is close to Butterflies for Africa, Scottsville Racecourse, and Comrades Marathon House. Also nearby are Msunduzi Museum and Tatham Art Gallery.

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