Featuring an outdoor pool with sun loungers, Aber Jetz Guesthouse has a tropical garden. Offering free WiFi, it is set in the small town of Pongola, 15 minutes’ drive from the Swaziland border.
Individually decorated, the spacious, air-conditioned rooms include tea/coffee facilities, shared satellite TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Some rooms overlook the garden or have a corner bath.
Breakfast is served daily and packed lunches can be arranged. A communal kitchen and barbecue are available for self catering, and dinner can be arranged at Pongola Country Lodge Restaurant, which is open from Monday to Saturdays and is located about 1 km away.
A golf course can be found within 2 km and the lake by Jozini Dam, famed for its tiger fish, is around 40 minutes’ drive away. Set just off the N2, Aber Jetz Guest House is within an hour’s drive of 4 nature reserves. On-site parking is free.