• Khotso Self-Catering Rondavels
    Khotso Self-Catering Rondavels

    Sleeping up to Six in Total per Unit with Bathroom, Shower & Kitchen Area.

  • Khotso Large Unit for Group Bookings
    Log Cabin Unit for Groups

    22 Sleeper Log Cabin Self-Catering Unit for the Larger Groups

  • Unit for 30 + Pax
    Log Cabin, Self-Catering Unit for 22 + Pax
  • Khotso
  • Mr Steve Black - the one and only!
    Mr Steve Black - the one and only!
  • Khotso in Winter
    Snow Fun at Khotso
  • Khotso Back-Packers Lounge Area
    Khotso Back-Packers (Lounge)
  • Back-Packers
  • Khotso Back-Packers Unit
    Khotso Back-Packers
  • Khotso Horse Trails into Sehlabathebe National Park
    Khotso Horse Trails into Sehlabathebe National Park
  • Adventures @ Khotso
    Adventures @ Khotso
  • Khotso Wild Camping
    Wild Camping @ Khotso
  • Khotso Log Cabin Unit & Rondavels - all Self catering!
    Self-Catering Rondavels & Log Cabin for Groups!

    Sleeping 40 + Pax in Total excluding the Guest Farm & Back-Packers!

  • Lulu & Steve from Khotso
    Lulu & Steve Black from Khotso
  • Steve & John @ Khotso
    Steve & John @ Khotso

Khotso Lodge, Back-Packers, Horse Trails & Adventures (Underberg)

Welcome to Khotso (Did you know Khotso means peace)?

Khotso has been offering horse riding in the Southern Drakensberg for well over a decade and making this most incredible activity accessible to all intrepid travellers visiting this beautiful mountain range. The largest horse trails specialist in the area, we see ourselves as the perfect basecamp both to explore and to unwind.

Founded and run by wild adventurer Steve Black, it’s no surprise that Khotso retains its crazy & welcoming attitude. We are the only operator running regular and bespoke multi-day cross-border horseback expeditions into the untouched wilds of Lesotho and we offer a range of unique accommodation.



Our backpackers has various rooms such as doubles, dorm rooms, etc and has a shared kitchen and two separate toilet with showers for your convenience.


Our log cabin is ideal for your family groups as this also has its own self catering large kitchen and braai areas and separate bedroom areas that can be rented as a whole or as a shared usage depending on the numbers.


Three (3) private double bedrooms with 3 - 4 additional single beds in the loft area of each Rondawel are available for your convenience. 


Now includes ablutions as well as new outside bar area catering to your needs although all guests are welcome to use the backpackers facilities which also includes showers, toilets, a shared kitchen area and bar for your convenience.  

What to bring with you:

* Torches
* Comfortable walking shoes
* Sun screen and hat
* Insect repellent
* Water bottles
* Camera, film and binoculars
* Warm clothes for winter months
* Towels, toiletries and personal medication

Activities Available:

• Horse Trails
• Walking Trails
• 4WD Routes (the legendary Sani Pass)
• White Water Rafting & Tubing

For the enthusiast horse riding can be arranged if requested in advance or even short notice where possible.

Enjoy memorable evenings around the campfire, whilst sipping a sundowner from the bar, discussing the various stars observed under a crystal clear night skies