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Popular amenities for Nottingham Road vacation rentals

Stay near Nottingham Road's top sights

Bierfassl Restaurant and Pub37 locals recommend
The Nottingham Road Hotel39 locals recommend
Chocolate Heaven4 locals recommend
Nottingham Road SPAR and TOPS18 locals recommend
The Junction14 locals recommend
spiral Blue3 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Nottingham Road

  • Total rentals

    40 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $30 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    1.7K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    30 properties are a good fit for families

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    20 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Wifi availability

    40 properties include access to wifi

Your guide to Nottingham Road

All About Nottingham Road

Surrounded by rolling hills and golden plains, the town of Nottingham Road is 45 minutes northwest of Pietermaritzburg — the capital of KwaZulu-Natal province — and 90 minutes west of Durban. By name and by nature, Nottingham Road recalls old-world England, but its cultural heritage is rich and diverse. The scenic South African agricultural town nestles in the foothills of the Drakensberg mountain range, which climb nearly 3,500 meters and are a popular abseiling location. At Nottingham Road’s cafes, you can taste the local bounty, from artisan cheese to freshly caught trout, and sample refreshing beers at the brewery a few minutes south of town.

Nottingham Road lies in one of South Africa’s premier fly-fishing destinations, and many of the anglers are after rainbow and brown trout. Golfers also flock here to play on the five courses in the area. About 30 minutes away in Howick, the Nelson Mandela Capture Site and on-site museum documents the life of the transformative South African leader.

The best time to stay in a vacation rental in Nottingham Road

Nottingham Road enjoys a moderate climate year-round. The winter months — June through August — are the coolest and driest, though the temperatures rarely drop below freezing. The rest of the year is pleasant, with the highest rainfall accompanying the heat in the summer months of December through February, and spring bringing a burst of bright color to the hills.

Top things to do in Nottingham Road

Balgowan Conservancy

Just a nine-minute drive from town is one of South Africa’s first official conservation areas. Stop at the log-cabin information center on your way in to learn about the area’s biodiversity before you step onto the hiking trails, which wind through mistbelt grasslands and native forests. Hundreds of bird species make their home here, including African fish eagles and colorful Cape parrots, and duiker and antelope are just some of the animals you may observe in the distance.

Fly Fishing

The Natal Midlands are renowned for their prime fly-fishing destinations, and Nottingham Road offers various options to learn from expert locals and try your hand at snagging a trout or two year-round. The winding Bloukrans River draws anglers from far and wide, Penwarn is home to seven bass and trout dams, and Upper Dargle is a celebrated higher-altitude spot for catching rainbow and brown trout.

The Midlands Meander

Nottingham Road is just one stop on the arts-and-crafts route known as the Midlands Meander. At the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal region, the Meander is a route between Pietermaritzburg to the east and the uKhahlamba Drakensberg park and mountain range to the west. The trail puts the spotlight on top-quality crafts and fine arts, including hand-dipped candles, handwoven fabric, and pottery, many of which can be found at artisan studios in Nottingham Road. But it’s also a great jumping-off point to explore all the area has to offer.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do house rentals in Nottingham Road have wifi?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 house rentals with wifi in Nottingham Road. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • Are there house rentals with a dedicated workspace in Nottingham Road?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 10 house rentals in Nottingham Road featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there family-friendly house rentals in Nottingham Road?

    Nottingham Road has more than 10 family-friendly house rentals. Amenities on the property may include high chairs, travel cribs, or strollers.

  • How much does it cost to stay in house rentals in Nottingham Road?

    Experience the best of Nottingham Road with our house rentals, starting at about $90 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Do house rentals in Nottingham Road have a bbq area?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 house rentals with a bbq area in Nottingham Road. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • What are the most popular amenities for House Rentals in Nottingham Road?

    Enhance your stay in our House Rentals with the most popular amenities: over 10 homes with wifi, over 10 homes with a bbq area, and more. Indulge in the ultimate retreat, tailored to your preferences.

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