We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Fernery Lodge & Chalets

Traveller (351)
Room & Suite (144)
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Hotel website
E-mail hotel
Forest Ferns Estate Bluelilies Bush, Tsitsikamma, Storms River, Tsitsikamma National Park 6308 South Africa See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit Hotel Website
Reviews (944)
Filter reviews
777 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgravel roaddolphin trailindian oceanstunning viewsoff the beaten trackgarden routemain buildingamazing locationour honeymoonbeautiful placeshort driveself cateringstayed longera wonderful staybreakfast and dinnersouth africastorms river mouth
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 777 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

We could not highly recommend the stay at Fernery lodge. We have stay at the family chalets and enjoys it very much. The Beautiful cabin is clean, comfortable very well equipped and located in amazing forest ending with waterfall and incredible see view .The lodge...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank טל ד
Response from TheFernery, Guest Relations Manager at The Fernery Lodge & ChaletsResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest It was such a pleasure having you as a guest and always extra special knowing your time with us was special. We wish you a wonderful time in South Africa and thank you sincerely for having made the time to write this excellent...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular setting. We had torrential rain which limited our activities however we were in awe of the gentle stream which transformed into a raging torrent.. will need to return for day 2 and day 3 of the Dolphin trail which had to be abandonedMore

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank cheryllmcleod
Response from TheFernery, Guest Relations Manager at The Fernery Lodge & ChaletsResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Cheryl What a great sight that must have been. We certainly have felt the effects of the most welcomed heavy rains and the waterfall is in full cascade. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes and thank you for this review....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an incredible stay at the Fennery. I especially liked Matthias? He is the bartender and also helped us at checkin with our bags and our room. I mentioned our TV was not working and helped me get on the US Open. We ate...More

Thank studtrader
Response from TheFernery, Guest Relations Manager at The Fernery Lodge & ChaletsResponded 1 week ago

Greetings Thank you for this great review and especially to note that you found everything to be of a high standard. The person you mention is our manager, Marius, and your commendation has been relayed to him. Thank you again. Hope to see you again....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Increadible lodge nestled near a beatiful cliff. Outstanding views from all spots, including the restaurant, where you can appreciate special and gourmet catering.Excellent wines. Kind friendly staff.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank tchescomorais
Response from TheFernery, Guest Relations Manager at The Fernery Lodge & ChaletsResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning and warm greetings We are so sincerely delighted at this positive review. It is always great to know that our guests had a great stay and we hope you will return for a longer stay. Thank you and all the best to you....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a breathtakingly beautiful place. I thoroughly enjoyed my time there and will definitely return. Everyone involved there was so friendly and accommodating. Well Done to ALL of you. We will be back.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank dmac08032018
Response from TheFernery, Guest Relations Manager at The Fernery Lodge & ChaletsResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings Denise What a great pleasure it was to welcome you and your husband to our wonderful spot of paradise. And great to hear that your time spent here was so thoroughly enjoyed. Thank you so much for this great review and we certainly look...More

View more reviews
The Fernery Lodge and Chalets situated above a 30m waterfall with breathtaking views of the river gorge is the perfect romantic and peaceful getaway for natural lovers. The luxurious and opulent rooms in the ...More lodge and the private chalets are each tastefully decorated with every effort made to ensure our guests' comfort. Each unit has a unique theme inspired by the magnificent surroundings. Start your day with a hearty breakfast and end off with a wander through the wine cellar where you can select a bottle of your choice before heading up to experience excellent cuisine in our plush diningroom with its special ambiance. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$144 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Fernery Lodge And Chalets
The Fernery Lodge & Chalets Hotel Tsitsikamma National Park
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Tsitsikamma National Park > Storms River
Traveller (351)
Room & Suite (144)
Dining (29)
Pool & Beach (10)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Storms River
Misty Mountain Reserve
328 reviews
5.38 km away
Tsitsikamma Lodge
814 reviews
5.87 km away
Tsitsikamma Village Inn
1,082 reviews
12.78 km away
Armagh Country Lodge Rafters & Spa
324 reviews
12.96 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 14 restaurants in Storms River
Tsitrus Cafe
263 reviews
12.87 km away
The Belfry Kitchen
30 reviews
23.78 km away
the sweaty dutchman
93 reviews
27.88 km away
Lily Pond Country Lodge
33 reviews
41.42 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 attractions in Storms River
Untouched Adventures
642 reviews
9.43 km away
Face Adrenalin - Bloukrans Bungy
1,040 reviews
33.83 km away
Garden Route (Tsitsikamma, Knysna, Wilderness) National Park
1,091 reviews
34.03 km away
AfriCanyon River Adventures
566 reviews
48.74 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Karin H
24 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from TheFernery | Property representative |
Good day Karin H. We are able to do your laundry at your request, and the costs for this are itemised for each item. The list is available at reception when you check-in. We are always happy to assist with any guest request... More
14 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from JohanG77 | Property representative |
Good Day The drive to Storms River village, where the canopy tour starts, is less than 30 minutes. The outdoor jacuzzi is open 24 hours. During periods of low occupancy, we do switch one of the two jacuzzi's off to save... More
26 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from JohanG77 | Property representative |
Hi TDRoux In the Forest has a view of the river and you can braai on your chalet deck. The road is passable for all vehicles, smaller cars just need to drive slowly in places. We look forward to hosting you. Regards. The... More
Room Tips
"Don't think there is bad room but the 2 bed chalets with private pool are amazing."
Read review
"A room near dining area is able to access the wi-fi."
Read review
"the 2 bedroom family chalets are wonderful - private pool and own kitchen/dining room"
Read review
"Definitely a chalet for total privacy."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing