Hartford House

The Home of Good Conversation, Fine Wine and Classic Horses

Award-winning hotel and restaurant situated at Summerhill Stud on the picturesque KwaZulu-Natal Midlands Meander, South Africa.

Midlands Meander

Midlands Meander

A country treasure of arts and craft shops, restaurants and dozens of captivating ports of call. Take to the country to explore, idle, browse, shop and indulge. The Midlands Meander offers more than a hundred things to see, experience and buy. Art studios, country hotels, herb and flower farms, guest houses and tea gardens, country pubs, health hydros, craft, pottery and weaving workshops, breweries and wine barns.

Recommended Visits

  • The Woodturner (wooden bowls and artifacts)
    10h00 - 16h00, Sun 10h00 - 15h00
    033 243 4548
  • Groundcover (handcrafted leather goods)
    08h30 - 17h00
    033 330 6092
  • Lona’s Pianos (antique pianos)
    09h00 - 17h00, Sat/Sun by appointment only
    033 234 4343
  • Craft Southern Africa (African artifacts and curios)
    033 330 5859
  • Swissland Cheese (regional cheeses)
    Mon - Fri 12h30 - 16h30,
    Sat/Sun 09h30 - 16h40
    033 234 4042
  • Marrakesh Cheese Farm
    09h30 - 17h00
    033 267 7258
  • Fusion Studio
    033 266 6050
  • White Cottage Books
    09h00 - 17h00
    033 266 6286
  • Ardmore Ceramics
    08h30 - 16h30
    033 234 4869
  • Bosch Hoek Golf Course
    033 234 4232
  • Kamberg Rock Art Centre
    033 267 7282
  • The Wine Cellar
    033 267 7044
  • Romesco Olives
    Mon - Fri 08h00 - 16h00, Sat/Sun 09h00 - 12h30
    033 330 8345
  • The Weavers Hut
    Mon - Fri 08h00 - 16h00, Sat/Sun 09h00 - 16h00
    082 964 5363
  • The Lavendar Co
    10h00 - 16h30
    033 234 4741
  • Meander Fine Wines
    09h00 - 17h00
    033 234 2913
  • Jim Green
    Mon - Fri 08h00 - 16h00, Sat/Sun 09h00 - 17h00
    033 266 6875
  • Tsonga
    9h00 - 17h00
    033 234 4872
  • Mandela Capture Site

Recommended
Restaurants & Pubs

  • Café Bloom
    Quintessential Midlands coffee shop/restaurant
    033 266 6188
  • Caversham Mill
    (Caversham/Lidgetton)
    Wholesome fresh country food
    Breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week,
    Dinner Wed - Sat
    033 234 4524
  • La Lampara
    (Caversham)
    Authentic Italian Cuisine
    Thu - Sat Lunch & Dinner, Sun Lunch
    033 234 4225
  • Cooking Bear Restaurant
    Reservation recommended
    033 234 4933
  • Sapore
    Mon, Tues 17h30 - 20h00,
    Wed, Thu 11h30 - 20h30
    Fri, Sat 11h30 - 21h30,
    Sun 11h30 - 20h00
    033 266 6921

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.
info@hartford.co.za

For more information on the Midlands Meander, please visit :
www.midlandsmeander.co.za