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“The inn is located on the top of Sani Pass on the Lesotho border and is as remote a location as you can find in southern Africa.” (Tripadvisor)

“This place was literally placed above the clouds – so even though the clouds came in the afternoon, it just added to the charm of staying in such a natural spot of beauty.” (Tripadvisor)

“As we woke up the world looked different and a beautiful sun laughed at us as we were above the clouds.” (Tripadvisor)

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GPS: 29°35'03,88"S  29°17'17,25"E


From Johannesburg: take N3 Motorway toward Durban and turn off at Exit 99 (Howick). Follow R617 for 110 km to Underberg. From Underberg take road to Himeville and then follows signs to Sani Pass road.

From Durban: take N3 Motorway toward Johannesburg and turn off at Exit 99 (Howick South/Underberg).Turn left and follow R617 for 110 km to Underberg. From Underberg take road to Himeville and then follow signs to Sani Pass.

Getting up and down the pass: Guests who are booked in for one or more nights can make use of our shuttle service:

falseIf you would prefer to be driven up to our Lodge and back down again – you may just want to be exposed to the beauty along the way instead of having to concentrate on the challenge of climbing the Pass. We now are ready to do just that with our own Sani Mountain Lodge 4x4 seven seater Prado. We have scheduled two trips up from the South African border post (with safe and plentiful parking) and two trips down every day:

Departure from SA Border Post going up – 11:30 and 15:30.

Departure from Lodge, down to Post – 10:30 and 14:30.

Rates: R650.00 per person return from the SA Border and R700.00 per person return from Underberg.