About Us

About us


Imagine a place where the views are breath-taking, the rooms promise a peaceful night’s sleep, the food is mouth-watering, and the people are warm and welcoming. That is Mount Shekinah Country Hotel. Nestled amongst the mountains and valleys of the spectacular KwaZulu-Natal midlands, this well-appointed hotel, a mere 500m from the gates of the famous Michaelhouse school, just beckons you. The hotel is perfect for special occasions; whether you have a wedding or conference in mind, an anniversary celebration, a baby shower, or a romantic dinner for two - do not look any further. Mount shekinah can fulfil all your fantasies and dreams.

Our Hotel

The hotel boasts 10 spacious, luxury rooms with French doors opening onto a small garden and infinity pool. The views from the garden are spectacular. Whether you decide to swim, or just sit on the verandah and enjoy a drink while taking in the views, you will understand why Mount Shekinah Country Hotel is described as “HEAVEN ON EARTH”.​

There are also 5 beautifully decorated cottages that overlook a picture-perfect garden, with rolling green lawns and a water feature. The gentle, soothing sound of water will ensure you have a restful night’s sleep and awake ready to take on whatever the new day presents. ​

Each room at Mount Shekinah Country Hotel has its own unique character.​

The hotel is conveniently situated for off-site meetings; it’s easily accessible from Johannesburg on the N3 (approximately 4 hours’ drive), and from Durban and Pietermaritzburg  (1 hour 20 minutes’ drive, and 30 minutes’ drive respectively). The business facilities and services available at the hotel are designed to ensure a successful meeting or strategic planning session.


Other benefits include:

  • Free parking and ample space for cars
  • Secure, gated environment 
  • Huge spaces for your team-building exercises
  • Complimentary WiFi for delegates
  • Luxurious rooms equipped with Smart TVs
  • A highly experienced banqueting team
  • Great chefs to ensure customised menus for your conference


The hotel’s team is ready to ensure you have a stress-free meeting. Send an email enquiry and someone will call you to discuss your needs.

Facilities & Services


Free Parking

Honeymoon Couples

Laundry Service

Free Wireless Internet

Fireplace on the Premises

Wine Tasting

Dining room

Bar on the Premises

Swimming Pools

Television Set

Complimentary Toiletries

Amazing Views


Wedding facilities

Team Building


Walking Trails

Room Service

Conference facilities



Family Friendly