"One can only appreciate the true beauty of this area when seen through one’s own eyes"
Nestled at the foot of the magnificent Steenkamps Mountains and overlooking the Kwena Dam, Lydenrust Guest Farm is situated on 160 hectares of farmland in the Kwena Basin, 30km from Lydenburg, in Mpumalanga.
Lydenrust Guest Farm prides itself on its reputation for its warm, friendly, hospitable staff that are always willing to go the extra mile!
All accommodation is self-catering with excellent facilities at your disposal. From luxury self-catering cottages to up-market backpackers` accommodation ideal for family get-togethers, group tours and corporate getaways, Lydenrust has much to offer the traveller.
Enjoy stunning scenery from the back of a horse on one of our 1-2 hour trails, or set out on foot with a picnic basket on one of our demarcated foot paths up the mountain.
Make friends with and possibly help bottle feed our people-friendly farm animals.
Lydenrust Guest Farm is Pet-friendly!
Whether your interests include horse-riding, bird watching, hiking, mountain-biking, or just laying back and relaxing, you are surrounded by the beauty of nature and the magnificent views.
Lydenrust Guest Farm is a two and a half hour drive from Pretoria and 3 hour drive from Johannesburg.
Dullstroom, Pilgrims Rest, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, God’s Window and the Blyde River Canyon, Nelspruit, Sabie and Graskop are only a short drive away.
PALOMINO LUXURY COTTAGE (2-6 sleeper)consists of 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a cozy living area complete with television, DVD player and DVD selection, fireplace and a fully serviced kitchen. Built from stone with a thatched roof, Palomino Cottage stays cool during the summer months and warm during winter.
Relax and unwind on your private verandah with braai facilities overlooking a gurgling stream and paddock where the horses graze contentedly.
BRUMBY LODGE (14-16 sleeper) is the ideal group venue and includes the following:
2 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite) in Brumby’s Main house;
5 tastefully decorated, cozy and spacious log cabins sleep 2 persons in either twin or double beds (shared ablution block), each with its own private veranda set in park-like gardens commanding spectacular views of the mountains;
Fabulous communal facilities at Brumby`s Main house (enormous fully-fitted kitchen, lounge etc);
Enjoy a sun downer on the stunning deck with huge braai area or an evening under the stars in the open-air boma with fire pit;
Other facilities include a lovely splash pool, volleyball, television and board games.
APPALOOSA HOUSE (8-10 sleeper) is a beautiful 4 bedroomed face-brick house with enormous private garden and dam commanding spectacular views of the mountains.
All Lydenrust`s accommodation is incredibly affordable with all linen and towels provided, as well as complimentary toiletries, and wood for your fires.
Its a beautiful place, very comfy cottage and great service. Everybody is very helpful and friendly. Can't wait to go again!
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Set in a Private Nature Reserve, in a gorge of the Steinkampsburg Mountains. Once at Forest Creek Lodge the grassland is left behind, and one enters this little enchanted world. From luxury lodge accommodation and a self-catering options. Spa on site.
Forest Cottage nestles in a gorge of the Steenkampsburg Mountains, set in a Private Nature reserve of the Mpumalanga escarpment. The cottage is a rustic fully equipped self-catering cottage, set next to our Forest Lodge & Spa