Oliver’s Hotel & Restaurant




₤ 139 (Pps)


  • One of top 100 restaurants in South Africa
  • Range of rooms to suit most budgets
  • Spa facilities and country club sports facilities
  • Oliver’s overlooks White River Country Estate with its 18-hole golf course
  • Family-friendly with a choice of family accommodation

Oliver’s Hotel & Restaurant is a very pleasant four star hotel between White River and Hazyview in the Drakensberg Escarpment area close to Blyde River Canyon. The lodge is situated on the White River Country Estate and overlooks the first green of the 18-hole championship golf course. The Blyde River Canyon area is well-known for its temperate sub-tropical climate as well as its many scenic and adventurous activities.

Oliver's is especially well-known for its superb restaurant with fine wines from its well-stocked wine cellar.


The hotel has a total of 9 rooms and an extra 4-bedroom family house. There's a choice of three room types: spacious exclusive rooms, luxury rooms with verandas, and executive suites which have a separate sitting room and decadent bathrooms with a private outdoor shower. All rooms are well-equipped with twin or king-sized beds, full en suite bathrooms, DSTV, telephone, minibar, air-conditioning, heating, tea/coffee facilities and bathrobes. The luxury rooms and executive suites also have a mini-hifi with DVD and an open fireplace.

Outside, there is a pretty garden overlooking the golf course with a swimming pool and tea pavillion. Another welcome addition is the spa with professional therapists offering a range of treatments. All the facilities of the White River Country Club may also be enjoyed at extra cost and include golf, tennis and squash. Golf lessons may be arranged with the club pro.

Families at Oliver's Hotel

The hotel also welcomes families. Extra beds can be placed in many of the rooms. In addition, there is a well-priced comfortable family cottage which has two bedrooms, both en suite with a sitting room and fully equipped kitchen. As with the other rooms, the cottage has DSTV, telephone, minibar, air-conditioning, heating, coffee/tea facilities and bathrobes. There is a small play area in the hotel's gardens ideal for younger children.

Oliver’s Hotel & Restaurant on the map

Huge room

"Huge Executive suite with excellent facilities in pleasant surroundings. Staff attentive. "


Bed & Breakfast

Family Suitability

Family-friendly all ages

Malaria Rating

Low risk and/or seasonal malaria