Runcation has been appointed as the official accommodation and logistics partner for Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg. They have put together customized travel packages to help you, the runner, get the most out of your UTD experience.

For more information on the packages they offer please visit their website at

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Should you wish to travel independently there are some suggestions of accommodation options below for the three main areas that Ultra-Trail® Drakensberg is visiting. Please contact the accommodation directly for enquiries and bookings.

Sani Pass Area (The START of UTD160, UTD100, GCU62)

Accommodation suggestions in the Sani Pass area:

Sani Mountain Lodge (Lesotho)

Premier Resort Sani Pass

Premier Hotel Himeville Arms

Sani Lodge

Mkomazana Mountain Cottages

Sani Valley Lodge

Karmichael Farm

Castleburn Area (The START of SDR30)

Accommodation suggestions in the Castleburn area close to the start for SDR30 runners:


Eland Valley

Goodersons Drakensberg Gardens

Lake Naverone

Malachite Manor

Bushman’s Nek Area (The FINISH of UTD160, UTD100, GCU62, SDR30)

Accommodation options close to the finish for all runners at Bushman’s Nek:

Bushman’s Nek Berg and Trout Resort

SilverStreams Country Estate

Crystal Waters Underberg

Other Accommodation Enquiries

For other general accommodation enquiries please contact Southern Drakensberg Tourism via their website at