Mahikeng Lodge – Self catering game farm accommodation in Magaliesburg

Mahikeng Lodge

Mahikeng Lodge

An uncompromising luxury experience providing an up-close & personal encounter with South Africa’s rugged bushveld awaits you at Mahikeng Lodge!
Be embraced by Africa’s true nature, and be lulled into a higher sense with the true beauty found in the hills of the Magaliesberg Meander.
A whole new world on Africa’s doorstep to the city! A unique luxury experience. Enjoy a game farm with 13 different species of game and extensive bird life.

Spend the day relaxing around the swimming pool or cycling (the kids will love this) through the expansive farm, while African wild life laze in the shade of the Acacia trees only metres away from you. The magnificent kloofs and sheer rock faces that surround Mahikeng Lodge are best explored by foot or horseback, while the look-out points boast magnificent sights of the expansive land that lies before you.

The picturesque viewing deck, perched on the highest point of the farm, offers a breathtaking panoramic view of the entire lodge and beyond into the valley of the Magalies Mountains. Watch the sun paint the sky as the baboons on the nearby cliff bid farewell to the day while you sip on sundowners
or get down on one knee for a romantic marriage proposal.

Sparkling Waters – A hotel for the whole family!

Sparkling Waters Hotel in the Magaliesberg, close to Rustenburg in the North West.

Sparkling Waters Hotel in the Magaliesberg, close to Rustenburg in the North West.

Situated in the heart of the Magaliesburg Mountains, only one and a half hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria, this luxurious three diamond hotel is the ideal holiday or conference venue. No other venue in our class can match what we have to offer, especially our prices, range of sporting activities, recreation, outdoor, and team-building facilities, the luxury of the Sparkling Health Spa, our home-from-home atmosphere, our flexibility, and the quality and variety of our cuisine. Ideal country conference venue near Rustenburg, looks over the Magaliesberg monuntain range and has the Magalies Canopy Tour on site!

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Clements Retreat-Magaliesburg self catering in Hekpoort

Clements Retreat in Hekpoort, close to the Magaliesberg mountain range.

Clements Retreat in Hekpoort, close to the Magaliesberg mountain range.

Need to bring the family for a break from the frantic big City? A couple looking to get away? Family visiting but your townhouse is too small? We’ve hosted hundreds of happy people so we have what you are seeking. We’re in the Magaliesberg Valley with mountains and river all around. Where peace and tranquillity are an everyday experience. We’re less than an hour from both Johannesburg or Pretoria . The farm is on the Magalies with a river walk to explore and enjoy.

Accommodation is a beautifully renovated farmhouse which is hired on an exclusive basis. No sharing with strangers. Or a quiet chalet for two. With 46 hectares of bush to explore. This is exclusive accommodation at it’s best .

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Magaliesburg pet friendly accommodation

Pet friendly

Pet friendly accommodation in Magaliesburg

If you have pets and need a weekend getaway in the Magaliesburg area then you need pet friendly venues! We realise your pets are part of your family and you would love to take them away with you for a weekend in the countryside. Unfortunately not too many venues offer this facility but we do have a few self catering venues that will be more than happy to help you spend some quality time with your pet in the beautiful Magaliesburg surroundings!

Its a great way to explore the areas close to Johannesburg and Pretoria without having to spend a fortune by kenneling your pets or go through the trauma of being separated from your animals. Your pets will love the countryside and you will get to relax and unwind as well!

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Ibis River Retreat – Self catering accommodation in the Magaliesberg near Hartbeespoort Dam

Ibis River Retreat

Ibis River Retreat

Ibis River Retreat is located in the heart of the Rhenosterspruit Nature Reserve, only 35 min from Fourways. Spacious, charming cottages located near the rivers edge. Fully furnished with excellent finishes. The cosy lounges have jet masters for those chilly winter evenings. Each cottage has its own private terrace with loungers. The patio is equipped with braai facilities and your very own jacuzzi! On arrival, a small bottle of champagne, biscuits and pate will welcome you to your cottage and your relaxing weekend away.

The venue also offers limited spa treatments in their country spa on the property. Enjoy the benefits of our outdoor thatch lapa next to the sparkling swimming pool which overlooks the river.Treatments available all year round, in winter enjoy the outdoors with our overhead heaters and hot oils.

To make your reservation please visit the link below:

Whispering Pines Country Estated

Magaliesburg lodges

Whispering Pines Country Estate in Magaliesburg

Located just outside of Magaliesburg village in the Gauteng Province is Whispering Pines Country Estate. The Estate is ideal for that romantic and relaxing getaway offering stunning accommodation and delicious fresh country cooking. With only fourteen beautifully appointed cottages, the Estate is never crowded and you are assured of a quiet and peaceful stay

The Estate is a fine birding venue, with over 135 species identified. Our walk routes traverse the 45 hectare property through open grassland on the higher ground, to the “Secret Forest” in the lower lying section. Hot Air Balloon rides are launched on site, for which advanced prior reservations are required. Being in the heart of the Magalies Meander the venue lends itself perfectly as a base to explore the Magaliesburg area.

The venue is also perfect for your next business meeting or conference as it is just over an hour away from Rustenburg, Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Self catering accommodation in Magaliesburg at Lokuthula Lodge

Lokuthula Lodge

Lokuthula Lodge views

Lokuthula Lodge is located close to Magaliesburg in the Hekpoort area and is easily accessible from the R24 and R560 road routes. The venue is able to accommodate up to 18 guests and is the ideal venue for a relaxing self catering weekend in the Magaliesberg area. It is also perfect for bachelors, family get togethers and birthday parties.
The venue is well looked after and gives the guest a feeling of relaxtion and country style living. All units are equipped with kitchens and fridges.
There is a pool on site and the venue is close to all the attractions of the Magalies Meander including Goblins Cove restaurant which is 5 minutes away.

To book please visit the link below and relax and Unwind!

Hartbeespoort Dam accommodation at Ibis River Retreat

Hartbeespoort dam accommodation

Ibis River retreat

Snuggled in the Rhenosterspruit Nature Reserve near Hartbeespoort Dam is the Ibis River Retreat. The 5 spacious and charming cottages are located near the rivers edge. Each is fully furnished with excellent finishes. The cosy lounges have jet master fireplaces for those chilly winter evenings and the cottages all have their own private terrace with loungers. The patio is equipped with braai facilities and your very own jacuzzi (at each cottage!). Selected health spa treatments can be arranged.
On arrival, a small bottle of champagne, biscuits and pate will welcome you to your cottage and your relaxing weekend away.

To book your romantic weekend getaway please contact Unwind on 014 5770060 or visit our site and make an online booking or enquiry:

Magaliesburg accommodation at Stone Meadows

Stone Meadows

Stone Meadows Country Estate Magaliesburg

Deep in Buffelsfontein Valley near Magaliesburg is Stone Meadows Country Estate. A relaxing and peaceful getaway offering self catering chalets, fishing, hikes as well as horse riding on the property. There is plenty of birdlife to take in and for the angler there is a country dam on the property offering catch and release.
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