About Us

Just outside of the village of Kranskop, in the scenic Natal Midlands... St Cathryn’s Country Golf Estate is not your typical golf estate. St Cathryn’s offers you a variety of activities for you and your family to enjoy together. Within 100km radius from Ballito, Pietermaritzburg and Mooi River as well as 115km from King Shaka Airport, we are closer than you think. Sites are on sale and the freehold opportunity allows you to own your own piece of paradise right on the water’s edge - for life.

The challenging 9 hole golf course will keep seasoned and holiday golfers busy for hours. Reasonable Golf  Membership rates are available, Corporate Days and Golf Tour Groups welcomed. We take pride in our comfortable accommodation and delicious home cooked meals.

Join us to fish in one of our two dams or walk the fairways in search of our abundant bird life, and if you are lucky you may catch a glimpse of the otters in the dam.

Come and see for yourself ….

The choice is yours. Play a round of Golf, catch bass or trout in one of the dams. Take a leisurely walk or mountain bike ride through the well kept forests and enjoy the peaceful tranquillity of the pristine wetlands. See how many of the 250 bird species you can spot, or marvel at the pair of crested cranes that live nearby. Relax with friends overlooking the dam with sundowners, as the rietbuck and duiker stroll by.

A well maintained golf course is set on 53 Hectares of rezoned farmland, now a golfing estate. Settled in the heart of an unspoilt tourism area sets the scene for time to just fly by. But then, that's what happens when life is filled with fun. Secure your piece of this magic. Self-Catering accommodation available. Freehold ownership is included for you and your family.

St Cathryn Country Golf Estate

Piet & Cathy Nel

Where To Find Us


A Golfing Estate in Paradise

  • Golf courses within 60km from St Cathryns  -   Greytown Country Club and Noodsburg Country Club
  • Golf courses within 110km from St Cathryns – Prince’s Grant, Umhlali and Simbithi
R350.00 incl vat p.p.p.n Self-catering
( Children 13yrs & Under ) R150.00 incl vat p.p.p.n Self-catering


  • This rate includes all your use of our facilities and bass fishing.

  • Whilst you are a resident at St Cathryn’s, member’s golf fees apply.

  • Braai facilities available.
  • Day visitors welcome and golfers and fishermen.

  • DSTV and M-net available
  • Safe and secure surroundings, 53Ha Electric Fenced.
  • Corporate and golf membership
  • Sites for sale, own your own piece of paradise.
  • There are 28 sites of which 7 have been sold.
  • Pet friendly only by prior arrangement.
  • Winters can get cold.

Tourist Attractions
  • The Kop at Kranskop - 20kms from St Cathryn's; 55kms from Nkandla

  • Shu – Shu Hot Springs ( in Winter only ) -  35 kms from St Cathryn's

  • Lilani Hot Springs – 30kms from St Cathryns
  • Hermannsburg and Greytown Museums – visits by arrangement only.


At St. Cathryn's we have newly built modernized accommodation. 

  • "Birdie" A log cabin that sleeps 2 adults, and 2 children in an upstairs loft. Separate shower with toilet. Small self-catering kitchenette.
  • "Bunker" A one room with separate shower with toilet. Small self-catering kitchenette.
  • "T-Box" One room that sleeps 1, with separate shower with toilet. Small self-catering kitchenette.
  • "Motel Block" Four en-suite Double Rooms, with separate shower with toilet. One of which has an upstairs bedroom, that sleeps four. Small self-catering kitchenettes. Car ports.
  • All our accommodation is basically equipped and serviced once daily. Linen provided.
  • The Clubhouse has bar facilities and DSTV.

  • All Cabins are fully equipped, linen is provided, and are serviced once a daily. SWIMMING TOWELS need to be brought.


  • St Cathryn's Country Golf Estate Accommodation
  • St Cathryn's Country Golf Estate Accommodation
  • St Cathryn's Country Golf Estate Accommodation




  • - The "Tee and Sandwedges" supplies Half-Way Refreshments and Toasted Sandwiches.
  • - B & B - Ask for rates.
  • - Dinners by arrangement only.



  • - Our dams also offer swimming, wind surfing, and paddle skiing.
  • - Try our Bass and Tilapia fishing.
  • - Scenic walks.
  • - While away the hours with sundowners in the Clubhouse.
  • - Visit the Shu-Shu hot springs in winter.
  • - Off-road motorbike track available.
  • - Museum Excursions.
  • - Bird watching.
  • - Mountain Biking (3,15 and 25 km).

Come and view The Kop at Kranskop ..... 20 Km’s and catch a glimps of Nkandla in the background.  Tourist attraction Zumas new homestead....40 kms’ away

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