From R205 PPS

From R205 PPS



Shawswood has a variety of accommodation options on offer :
- Stone Haven, a quaint self contained self-catering cottage with loft bedroom that sleeps two adults (and two kiddies on fold out chair beds),
- Basic double/twin rooms with communal ablutions and kitchen/dining facilities
- Backpacker style dorm rooms with bunks that require guests to bring their own bedding.

Hot water is plentiful and the self-catering kitchen/dining hall is well stocked with cooking appliances, crockery and cutlery. Outside braai facilities are also available, with firewood provided.

Shawswood is conveniently located for various activities.
For nature lovers, guests can enjoy walks into the plantations and indigenous bush, hiking to the top or bottom of the Gray Mare's Tail Waterfall or even the top of Mount Gilboa.
For the more adventurous, Karkloof Canopy Tours is 5 minutes away as well as access to several mountain biking routes suitable for all abilities.
Guests can also quickly and easily join the hustle and bustle of the Midlands Meander but escape back to Shawswood to relax and unwind.


    Room Facilities

  • Non-Smoking

    Local Facilities

  • Biking
  • Hiking


Additional Rates Info:
Stone Haven Cottage requires a minimum stay of 2 nights

Bunk Bed Rooms

Sleeps 6
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9 Bunk Bed rooms. 7 Containing 3 bunk beds (sleeps 6) and 2 containing 4 bunks each (sleeps 8)

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2019           R 225
February 2019           R 225
March 2019           R 225
April 2019           R 225
May 2019           R 225
June 2019           R 225
July 2018           R 205
August 2018           R 205
September 2018           R 205
October 2018           R 205
November 2018           R 205
December 2018           R 205

Double/Twin Bed Room

Sleeps 2
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6 Basic double/twin bed rooms.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2019       R 385   R 320
February 2019       R 385   R 320
March 2019       R 385   R 320
April 2019       R 385   R 320
May 2019       R 385   R 320
June 2019       R 385   R 320
July 2018       R 355   R 295
August 2018       R 355   R 295
September 2018       R 355   R 295
October 2018       R 355   R 295
November 2018       R 355   R 295
December 2018       R 355   R 295

Stone Haven

Sleeps 2
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Cottage that comfortably sleeps 2. Children can be accommodated on fold out sleeper beds, price available on request

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2019       R 525   R 423
February 2019       R 525   R 423
March 2019       R 525   R 423
April 2019       R 525   R 423
May 2019       R 525   R 423
June 2019       R 525   R 423
July 2018       R 525   R 423
August 2018       R 525   R 423
September 2018       R 525   R 423
October 2018       R 525   R 423
November 2018       R 525   R 423
December 2018       R 525   R 423
NOTE: If a search was made without stipulating the month of occupation the rate shown on the search results page is for the lowest cost month and the least expensive room. Where pricing is "per unit" the Average Price Per Person based on maximum occupancy is used for the price range comparison. A search made for Homes and Villas however will always be based on the full daily rate of the unit irrespective of the number of people the unit sleeps.

Rates are deemed correct at time of publication and may fluctuate depending on supply and demand. Establishments maintain their rates online and any differences should be referred to the Establishment's staff. Quotations once accepted are binding.

Rates last updated: 21 July 2018
  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Average Response Time: 7 hours
  • This establishment does not have credit card facilities.

All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.

Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Howick, Shawswood has been voted Best Establishment in Howick for 2015Sleeping-OUT's Guest Satisfaction Award. Based on reviews of establishments in Howick, Shawswood has been voted Best Value for Money in Howick for 2017


Karkloof Road, Howick, 3290

Map Shawswood in Howick  Midlands  KwaZulu Natal  South Africa

Guest Comments

Beautiful venue. We could not have dreamt for better service and hospitality. Very clean. Cannot wait to go back. So relaxing. May God Bless Wendy and her loved ones abundantly.
- Nicky Glover

We had a wonderful stay and awesome friendliness. Will definitely book there again. Thanks.
- Michelle Venter

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Shawswood. Really stunning place, unique but very comfortable accommodation in the old stables. Hosts Wendy and Bundy very friendly and helpful.
- Bridget Oakes

Bundy and Wendy are the most gracious and caring hosts - I would recommend Shawswood to anyone looking for really affordable accommodation.
- Michelle Harris

What an enjoyable experience. Tranquil, quiet, beautiful surroundings, friendly and helpful staff. We will definitely return.
- Louisa Mieny

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