Coach House and Agatha Spa - For Luxury R'nR
Amidst the rolling hills and breathtaking valleys, overlooking the dramatic scenes of the Drakensberg Mountains, is 560 hectares of lush landscape. This majestic scene is in the Letaba District of the Limpopo Province, and home to the Coach House and Agatha Spa. The tranquility and ambience of the estate will transport you back in time, as the Coach House is built on the original staging post site used in the late 19th century by fortune hunters and travelers, filled with dreams of instant wealth, due to the gold rush of that period. Fortunately for today’s traveler the Coach House and Agatha Spa will invite you into luxurious modern day comfort and offer you the world class hospitality you deserve.
The five star Coach House Hotel, is not only the finest in South Africa, but the past 20 years have seen many local and international visitors return. Over and above the scenic views and country atmosphere, the Coach House Hotel also offers many attractions, including the Agatha Spa.
The Coach Hotel has provided each room with private verandas that overlook magnificent mountain views. It boasts 41 rooms, each with its own en-suit bathroom and shower, 7 suites and 25 premier rooms. All premier rooms and suites are fitted with cozy, log burning fireplaces, and the bathrooms all have a variety of guest toiletries. Spring water, homemade biscuits and fresh fruit are delivered to the rooms daily, and room facilities include heated towel rails, mini bars, electronic safes and satellite television.
The Coach House is renowned for the most satisfying breakfasts in the country, and enjoying a healthy start to the day, on a veranda overlooking the hotel pool, is the most relaxing part of the day. Vegetarians and guest with special diet requirements will be accommodated for, and wine lovers are well taken care of, as the Coach House has an extensive range of wines, 200 local and imported wines, stored in the wine cellar. The Cellar carries an impressive capacity of 8000 bottles.
The Agatha Spa employs a team of professional health and beauty specialists, who offer beauty treatments such as mud and seaweed wraps, reflexology, facials, massages, and many other indulgent therapies. During your treatments, you can enjoy a light lunch, consisting mainly of fresh fruits and vegetables, while receiving your share of natural healing.
If a more active attraction is to your liking, the sensoruim has a hydro jet heated pool, sauna, steam room, and fully equipped gym. Or if you are visiting to relieve some of your city life frustration, you can hit a few balls on the nearby 18 or 9 hole golf course, enjoy billiards in the snooker room or a game of croquet on the lawn.
For the nature enthusiast, the Phalaborwa Gate of the Kruger National Park is closely situated, or track rhino and elephant on a local nature reserve. Coach House and Agatha Spa guests can also explore the ancient Modjadji forest, home to the Rain Queen and her legend.