We know you love to be pampered, so Hartford has some cosy little Winter Specials at our wellness house. Please note that all our packages include a light lunch at the Tijnhuis but only from Wednesday through to Sunday. Should you wish to enjoy any of the packages on a Monday or Tuesday your 2-course lunch will then be served on the Hotel Main Verandah between 12h00 – 14h00.Read More
The food was truly out of this world “served with perfection” and we thoroughly enjoyed every single meal. The quality and the detail in each and every course was truly amazing and appreciated.Read More
"Hartford House is indeed almost a national treasure. The food, service and ambience is something to behold. However, that is only a part of the story. It is the old world charm and elegance that belies the opulence and stateliness of the grand house and its beautiful contents. The dishes served will never leave the mind. They are one of a kind. As is the wine offering available." - Pat SymcoxRead More
To experience the serenity of nature and get a dose of Zululand culture while fine dining at an award-winning restaurant, Hartford House in Mooi River is the place to be.Read More
You will love every second of your stay!
We stayed at Hartford House for three nights after returning from our honeymoon! The staff are all exceptional and made our stay!Read More
What a stunning setting. Countryside and gardens that make you want to stay longer. A spot not to be missed. Cuisine good enough to Instagram to the world - fresh, alive with color and mouth wateringly delicious. Fantastic food and excellent wines.Read More
Tijnhuis with a difference! A 'High Tea Indulgence' at just R390 per couple (selection of house cakes, macaroons, brulee, sandwiches and Champagne). Available Wednesday - Sunday.Read More
Hartford House, nestled in the magnificent Drakensberg Midlands area, is the perfect place to escape to for that quick break from the humdrum routine of a busy city life! And it’s only a 4-hour drive from Johannesburg and 2 hours from Durban. So join us to get that breath of fresh country air... with a drop of luxury on the side.Read More
Why not escape to the beautiful KZN Midlands and try us. Hartford serves a delicious 4 Course Luncheon Menu on the old verandah.Read More
We invite you to experience true indulgence with the new Hartford House Winter Indulgence package.Read More
Eine liebliche Landschaft mit Wiesen und Wäldern, Tümpeln und Teichen sowie schmalen Sträßchen, die sich über tausend Hügel winden: Die Midlands wirken bisweilen, als habe man das schönste Stück der Grafschaft Surrey nach Südafrika verpflanzt.Read More
The launch of the KZN chapter of the Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge,
this year the venue was the bespoke Hartford House who hosted the event. 2017 is the fifth year of the Inter Hotel Challenge, sponsored by Cape Legends fine wines and choice Distell artisan spirits, celebrated in the industry as the 'Hotel Oscars'!