Afriski Mountain Resort, Butha-Buthe

Must see · Ski Area · Outdoor Activity
Afriski Mountain Resort remains the one of only two ski resorts in the south of the continent. Sited 3,050 m (10,006 ft) above sea level, the resort features a 1 km (0.6 mi) long run for intermediate skiers and a gentle beginners’ slope. From June to August it will feel like a white Christmas and you’ll almost forget that you are visiting the world’s hottest continent. The resort offers a wide variety of accommodations--ranging from budget rooms and lodges to mountain chalets. Take a look at our Butha-Buthe planner to schedule your visit to Afriski Mountain Resort and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We visited Afriski in July 2021 on a road trip to Lesotho. It was in the midst of COVID-19 so the Gondola café was closed in the evening for everyone's safety. We ended up spending the evenings at...  more »
  • An amazing bucket - list holiday! We had a wonderful time packed with new adventures on the snow. Food at both Gondola café and Sky restaurant very good. All staff in all the different resort areas.....  more »
  • There are no pictures of the “trailer cabins” that we stayed in on the website. Too small! No heat/hot water the second night. It was freezing. I guess that I booked too late (I booked in April...  more »
  • An amazing place. Enjoyed lunch at the restaurant as well as the trampoline. The views are amazing and the sunrise was great.
  • Decent warm accommodation. Lovely restaurant on site, extra cozy with well positioned fireplaces. Wide wine selection. Service at the resort is great. The entertainment provided as you ski is a fun touch. A great experience.
  • Amazing experience and such good service! Management could try to tidy up the grounds a little.
  • Lots of activities and well catered for - even though it's remote. The drive there is spectacular
  • Well, I'm not sure if 1 star would be good because the service is really bad. We booked on the page, no reply, the second time we tried, still no reply. For the 3rd time trying we Contacted the office, the lady took our details and till today.... Still nothing! The service is not good. It is bad! Are we not welcome?

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