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AfriSki Ski and Mountain Resort

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Address: Maluti Mountains, Butha-Buthe 400, Lesotho
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+27 87 230 8408
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Snowboarding in Africa

First time playing on the snow for me and also the place we got engaged. Hired a snowboard and was on the main slope on the second day. the instructors are very helpful and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 January 2017
Peter R
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was just a few months before a family trip to South Africa when my then 15-year old son came to me and said, "Mom, we just HAVE to go skiing in Lesotho!" That led to some research on the internet and our great African Ski Adventure was launched! Our family has skied some of the best mountains in the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing weekend we had at the resort. The booking process was professional,quick email response and helpful. The drive to the resort is scenic but you need a 4x4 car. We loved our home for the weekend, 2 bed, white linen,clean and comfortable pillows and beds. The bonus is that you have the highest restaurant inside the resort. I... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

First time playing on the snow for me and also the place we got engaged. Hired a snowboard and was on the main slope on the second day. the instructors are very helpful and friendly, overall good vibes on the slopes. The gondola cafe is great too.Cold beers and snacks in between sessions and tons of fun to be had... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This place is wonderful, absolutely beautiful setting in a valley up in the Maluti mountains. We booked this place on a whim just to extend our road trip and it turned out to be one of the best stops we made. The resort was originally positioned as a winter wonderland, which from the pictures it def looks like a fun... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing!! We had fun the sky! Suitable for families, and adventure lovers. Take a hike in Summer to enjoy the majestic views of the Maluti moutains or go up a ski lift to try out the enduro tracks. For dinner try their ribs..these are too delicious. Chill outside in the evening for a view of the stars. P.S get... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We arrived to find that although they offer alot of activities they dont actually carry all of them out. We did a monster biking trip with an instructor who made it really fun, but its not a great place to visit in the summer. There is skeleton staff and the activities are limited. We were charged almost R100 for an... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful countries in Africa with the friendliest people Lesotho is high up on top of the Maluthi mountains at 3225m above sea level in the clouds. Its major assests are water with two big dams the Mahole and Katse that supplies South Africa with fresh water there are also 2 major Diamond mines Country is safe... More 

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1 Thank Cornel v
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Resort is remote but the drive there was spectacular. Hope you have a head for heights. There was no snow during my visit, wrong time of year but there are a wide range of other activities for the adventurous. Well worth the trip. They also claim to be the highest restaurant in Africa and I can believe it.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Went to Afriski to do some Mountain Biking at Maluti Mayhem event in September 2016. The food is amazing, the drinks are reasonably priced

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Having never experienced snow before, venturing up to Afri Ski in Leostho from Clarens in South Africa was an exceptionally mind blowing experience! We were fortunate enough to have been staying in Clarens after quite a thick snow had fallen in the Maluti Mountains. The roads up where in great conditions but when there is snow fall I would highly... More 

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