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Wild Horses Lodge
This small, romantic country lodge with its four ultra luxurious rooms, is privately owned by Jon and Trish Hawkins.

Conveniently situated halfway between Johannesburg and Durban and Bloemfontein, just 40 km from Harrismith, Wild Horses is the perfect place to rejuvenate mind, body and soul.

We undertake to provide our guests with peaceful surroundings and complete privacy and, for this reason, children and pets and not permitted.

The Lodge consists of an accommodation wing, a dining room which opens onto an extensive terrace, a lounge with private library and a well-stocked wine cellar.

A Koi pond, rim-flow pool, rose garden and landscaped indigenous garden complete the picture.

Accommodation is offered on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis or the Lodge can be booked in its entirety for private functions.

Smoking is not permitted in the Rooms, Bar, Guest Lounge or Dining Room.

Every care has been taken to make your stay at Wild Horses as comfortable as possible and to provide outstanding facilities and amenities.

* The Dining Room offers a five star dining experience;
* Massages can be booked by prior arrangement, are charged for separately, and take place in the privacy of the guest's suite;
* The library has a good selection of novels and other reading material;
* The guest lounge has underfloor heating, DSTV, Internet access and fax facility;
* The lodge has excellent 24-hour security and a rifle safe;
* There is Wireless Internet connectivity and good cellphone reception.
R2100.00 pps

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Sleeps: 8

  • Wild Horses Lodge - Lodge
  • Wild Horses Lodge - Lounge
  • Wild Horses Lodge - Sunrise suite
  • Wild Horses Lodge - Pool
  • Wild Horses Lodge - Hiking view
  • Wild Horses Lodge - Guinea fowl suite

Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Conference facilities
  • Wedding facilities
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Spa
  • Library
  • Curio Shop
  • Internet Access
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Games Room
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Horse Riding
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • DVD and/or VCR
  • Other


    Four exquisite suites are designed to maximise the views from the Lodge and have been individually decorated to exceptional standards in rich textures, colours and fabrics which reflect the extraordinary beauty of the surroundings.

    Original art works and Persian carpets, which cover the Cherry wood floors, have been carefully selected for each suite.

    Suites have sumptuous en-suite bathrooms with showers and slipper or spa baths, separate toilets, individual climate control, real log fireplaces and oil heaters.

    Television with DSTV is standard, as are hair driers, kettles, complimentary tea and coffee, a well-stocked bar fridge, digital safe and a writing pad and pen.

    Creature comforts include Egyptian cotton linen on the beds, luxurious cotton bathrobes and towels and slippers.

    Sunrise Suite:
    The northfacing Sunrise Suite with its breathtaking views over the dam has its own entrance off the garden and is privy to spectacular sunrises which are offset by the beautiful sea green colour scheme of the room.

    An extra length king size bed, ribbon voile curtains and a spa bath add to the luxury of the suite.

    Sunset Suite:
    With its magnificent views over the mountains and dam, the Sunset Suite is an apt name for this beautiful room, with its queen four poster bed, cherry wood flooring and gold silk curtains.

    This upper level suite has a Juliette Balcony and slipper bath.

    Guinea Fowl Suite:
    With its private entrance from the indigenous garden, romantic queen canopy bed and spa bath, this ground floor suite is ideal for honeymoon couples.

    Decorated in shades of cream, it has spectacular sunset views over the dam from its south west facing windows.

    Zebra Suite:
    Situated on the upper level of the Lodge with awesome northern views over the dam, the romantic Zebra Suite is decorated in sumptuous golds and creams and has its own Juliette balcony and slipper bath in the en-suite bathroom.

    Wild Horses Lodge Activities:

    - Hiking
    - Fly fishing
    - Bird watching
    - Game viewing
    - Boat cruises
    - Horse riding

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    Wild Horses Lodge Guest Review

    Average Guest Rating: 
      5.0 out of 5 based on 1 review.

    Extremely satisfied with service! Will certainly recommend to friends and definitely visit again.
     Reviewed by Etienne Engelbrecht over a year ago