Orchards Farm cottages are situated in a litchi and mango orchard on the banks of the Komati River just off the N4 en route to the Mozambique Lebombo border post. AA Highly Recommended.
While the atmosphere is rustic, the town of Komatipoort and the Lebombo border post are only a 5 minute drive away, the Crocodile Bridge gate of the Kruger National Park a 10 minute drive.
The cottages are all thatched with up-market furnishings and are equipped for guests wishing to self cater.
Air conditioning, Fridge, Microwave oven, Stove with oven, Cutlery, Crockery, Bed linen, Towels. Lounge area with DSTV. Serviced daily, Covered patio, Barbeque facilities, Covered parking
Orchards Farm Cottages is personally is owned and managed by Linda and Doug Renecle who add the small personal touches necessary to ensure that our guests feel at home, and have an enjoyable stay.
Breakfast is available if required except Sundays and Public Holidays. Board games, guest library at the guest lounge
The raised deck overlooks the swimming pool and the river, and is a pleasant spot for guests to enjoy asundowner. Licensed pub available.
The grassed riverfront is a beautiful spot for viewing the abundant bird life, hippos and crocodiles, and to relax in a tranquil environment.
There are a number of activities available in and around Komatipoort:
Play golf at the Kambaku Golf Club in Komatipoort (3km) a unique course on the riverbanks of both the Komati & Crocodile River, with views onto the Kruger National Park.
Day trips to Swaziland, Mozambique and the Kruger National Park, elephant rides locally.
Fishing from our raised deck at the riverfront, abundant and beautiful bird-life, hippos,crocs, genets, dwarf mongoose.
Visit Mini Art Gallery for exquisite wood carvings and other artwork.
Visit the Matsamo Cultural Village at Jeppes Reef.
Guided tours to through the TSB sugar mill at Malelane.
Visit the Samora Machel memorial.
Micro-light, light aircraft or Safari night /day game-viewing with professional guides
A number of good restaurants in Komatipoort (3km), as well as a Wimpy and KFC available.
Directions from Johannesburg/Pretoria N4: 100 km east from Nelspruit, 50 km from Malelane and 28 km after Hectorspruit. When you get to the turn-off to the town of Komatipoort STAY ON THE N4! We are 1 km after the turnoff and the SASOL garage, and a few meters after the Komati River Bridge. As you get to the end of the bridge, put your indicator on and prepare to turn left through the white entrance structure with Orchards Farm Cottages on them. Follow the arrows (about 200meters). Park under carport.
Directions from Kruger National Park Crocodile Bridge Gate:
The town of Komatipoort is 11 km from the Kruger Park Crocodile Bridge exit. Drive straight through the town until you get to the N4. At the N4, turn LEFT toward the Mozambique border post to Ressano Garcia. We are 1 km from the turnoff and the SASOL garage, and a few meters after the Komati River Bridge. As you get to the end of the bridge, put your indicator on and prepare to turn left through the white entrance structure with Orchards Farm Cottages on them. Follow the arrows (about 200meters). Park under carport.
All cottages are equipped with air-conditioning, overhead fans, DSTV (Hotel Suite), microwave, stove with oven, small fridge, cutlery/crockery, private barbecue. Bed linen and towels, toiletries, tea/sugar/coffee provided.