We offer accommodation in our up market cottages, a small private campsite, a picnic area and walking trails through the reserve.



River Valley Nature Reserve offers two identical cottages situated in a peaceful and picturesque part of the reserve close to the iVungu River. Each cottage has two large bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, both bathrooms having a shower and a bath. The lounge, dining room and kitchen are open plan. The lounge and bedrooms open up to a large verandah looking onto riverine forest. Fans are in the bedrooms and lounge area. The kitchens are equipped with a fridge/freezer, stove, microwave, kettle, toaster, pots and pans and all the necessary crockery and cutlery. Linen, towels (bring own beach towels), soap and toilet paper are provided. Braai facilities are available as well as a trampoline and jungle gym for children. Each unit has a TV, DVD and DSTV decoder with limited channels (you need to bring your own decoder if you want to have the full DSTV package). No smoking is allowed in or around the cottages.


The small campsite is situated in a shady section on the banks of the iVungu River. There are only 5 sites at the campsite each with its own plug point and braai.Ladies and Gents ablutions are available with toilets and hot water showers. There is also a place for washing up. A hall with a small kitchen is also available for groups to hire. We only cater for small groups and unfortunately not for individual campers.