The Kingfisher Country Cottages and Trout Lodge

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The Kingfisher Country Cottages and Trout Lodge - Offers the synergy of comfort, sophistication, luxury, simplicity and relaxation as well as exciting and rewarding fishing. All this and more just 2 hours from Johannesburg or Pretoria.

Our cosy and intimate restaurant offers a real treat - be it breakfast, lunch or dinner - the ideal atmosphere to share memories. Picnic baskets are available on request.

DStv channels are only available at the main lodge. There is also a children playroom next to the communal lounge area.

The pools below the 100 m waterfall are great for picnicking and swimming. The cliffs are also home to breeding colonies of endangered Bald Ibis.

The Kingfisher is fully licensed to sell Alcohol in the Lodge. The river meandering through our property, feeds the well stocked trout dams which offer excellent and exciting fishing for Rainbow, Golden and elusive Brown Trout.

The non-angler will take in the breathtaking views whilst you enjoy our newly built swimming Pool, hiking, cycling, horse-riding, picnicking, bird-watching or just strolling through our gardens and grounds. Picture perfect scenery, your camera is a must.

Come and ravel in the beauty of our landscape - your quest for tranquility, enjoyment, pleasure, good fishing and delicious meals end here.

Summer trout fishing R50.00 Per person Per day. Catch and release R100.00 Per person Per day.

Accommodation at The Kingfisher Country Cottages and Trout Lodge:
Most of our cottages have spectacular views of the mountains, pine forests and the valley below. Our 10 cottages are fully equipped for self-catering. The cottages are all serviced daily. Dinner bed and breakfast available to all guests. Each unit features a private patio with braai facilities and a fireplace. For an idyllic break from the city pollution, hustle and bustle - a must to re-charge your batteries.

Hackle on Pond
This chalet is located near the bank of one of the fishing dams. The unit offer views over the dams, and pine plantations as well as the valley below. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a shower, basin and a toilet. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The unit also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, bedding, towels are provided. There are cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

Fledermaus
Located at the waterfall, with views over the valley. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a Victorian bath with views over the valley. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. There are cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

Mayfly
The chalet has views over the valley and Sappi plantations. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedroom has cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

DDD
The chalet is Wheel Chair friendly and offers views over the trout dams and pine plantations. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedroom has cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

Loves Lure
This chalet is located in the forest and has views over the valley. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedroom has cupboard space and a vanity.
Sleeps 2 Guests.

Walkers Killer
Views over the valley below, pine forest and the endangered Bald Ibis in the area. The first bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a spa bath with views over the valley. The second bedroom also has a queen-size bed. There is a single bed in the living area. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedrooms have cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 4 Guests.

Partridge
Lovely views of the valley below and the endangered Bald Ibis colonies. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a shower. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedroom has cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

Poacher
Overlooking the dams as well as the pine forest and views of the valley below. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedroom has cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 2 Guests.

Twilight
The chalet has views over the valley and Sappi plantations. The bedrooms are furnished with a queen-size bed each. The en-suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower. The unit has a kitchenette with a fridge, a microwave, a stove, crockery, and cutlery. The chalet also features a fireplace and a private patio with braai facilities. The chalet is serviced daily, and the bedding, towels are provided. The bedrooms have cupboard space and a vanity. Sleeps 4 Guests.
Activities:

Heated Swimming pool/ Trout Fishing/ Hiking/ Mountain biking/ Bird Watching/

Offsite:
For Rock Climbing and Abseiling equipment, Guided Adventures, Mountaineering Training, Rope Access solutions, Film & Photographic Services and Lodging for adventurous souls - you are at the right place, right now. Welcome to our world.

The BBK Trails are tailored to accommodate riders of different abilities, and are suitable for young (with a minimum age of eight years for the shorter trails) and not-so-young alike. The two-hour trail remains the most commonly chosen, since it allows the right amount of time for riders to see the best spots.

Cancellation Policy:
- Please note that should your reservation be cancelled within 7 days prior to arrival,
- a 50% cancellation fee on the full value of the stay is payable
and should your reservation be cancelled within 48 hours prior to arrival,
- a 100% cancellation fee is payable.
Facilities & Services available:
Babies
Children under 12 years
Elderly
Disabled (wheelchair friendly)
Honeymoon Couples
Pets only by Arrangement
Conference facilities
Wedding facilities
Team Building
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Dining room
Restaurant
Fireplace on the Premises
Garden
Parking (off-street - open)
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Hiking / Walking Trails
Swimming Pool

The Kingfisher Country Cottages and Trout Lodge is a Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast in Schoemanskloof Mpumalanga South Africa
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Rooms and Units Available at The Kingfisher Country Cottages and Trout Lodge

DDD
The chalet is Wheel Chair friendly and offers views over the trout dams and pine plantations. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley.
Sleeps 3 Adults

Fledermaus
Located at the waterfall, with views over the valley. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a Victorian bath with views over the valley.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Hackle on Pond
his chalet is located near the bank of one of the fishing dams. The unit offer views over the dams, and pine plantations as well as the valley below.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Loves Lure
This chalet is located in the forest and has views over the valley. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed. The en-suite bathroom is fitted with a spa bath overlooking the valley.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Mayfly
The chalet has views over the valley and Sappi plantations. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed.
Sleeps 4 Adults

Partridge
Lovely views of the valley below and the endangered Bald Ibis colonies The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Poachers
Overlooking the dams as well as the pine forest and views of the valley below. The bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and a single bed.
Sleeps 3 Adults

Twilight Beauty
The chalet has views over the valley and Sappi plantations. The bedrooms are furnished with a queen-size bed each. The en-suite bathrooms are fitted with a shower.
Sleeps 4 Adults

Walkers Killer
Views over the valley below, pine forest and the endangered Bald Ibis in the area. The first bedroom is furnished with a queen-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a spa bath with views over the valley.
Sleeps 5 Adults

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