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Woodlands Cottages & Backpackers is situated high on the banks of the Bushmans River, a birders paradise with a wide variety of species spotted daily including the lovely Loerie.

Explore the secret pathways through the lush indigenous bush garden and down to the river or laze at the pool and enjoy the cries of the Fish Eagles.

Table Tennis; pool; darts a big screen television and Wi-Fi lounge. The Goat Shed Bush Bistro offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and a Sunday Lunch a la carte menu too. Bookings are essential. BazBus stop and agent buy your ticket here!

On site restaurant:
Our bush bistro, The Goat Shed, is a firm favourite with both locals and guests and rumoured to have the best pizzas, steaks & calamari on offer in the area.

Location of Woodlands Cottages & Backpackers:
Turn right from Woodlands gate for a 2-3 km drive to a choice of beaches and river experiences. Turn left at Woodlands Gate for a short drive up the road for a game spotting experience at no charge. Ideal for littlies too.

Ask at reception about all the activities on offer that we can arrange for you - fishing, canoeing, beach horse rides; game viewing; sandboarding; birding tours and more.

Green adventures:
Offers superb team building & strategic planning getaways with a host of fun options to choose from.

Accommodation at Woodlands Cottages & Backpackers:
Self Catering facilities:
Couple and family size self-catering cottages with secluded boma baths. Enjoy a warm, candlelit soak under the stars or bird watch from the bath tub.

Self-catering backpacker accommodation ranges from garden cottage and family rooms with en suite bathroom and use of communal kitchen and other facilities as well as cosy 8-bed dorm rooms.


- Beach or Bush walk and picnic
- River cruise
- Game drive and overnight
- Bathurst Tour
- Kenton mountain bike ride
- Kayak up the Bushmans River
- Cultural tour on mountain bikes

Rooms and Units Available:

Backpacker Dormitories
Sleeps 8 - Shared Kitchen and Bathroom Facilities
Sleeps 8 Adults

Boma Cottage
Twin Cottage with self contained kitchenette
Sleeps 2 Adults

Bush Cottage
Sleeps 2 Adults

Garden Backpackers
Family cottage - sleeps 4 - suitable for 2 adults and 2 children
Sleeps 4 Adults

Hide Away
Family Cottage with Twin Beds and Double Bunk - suitable for 2 adults and 2 children only
Sleeps 4 Adults

Loerie Cottage
Sleeps 2 Adults

Family cottages - two rooms with en suite bathrooms - sleeps 5. Mambele is a unit price
Sleeps 5 Adults

Sleeps 2 Adults

2 Bedroom House - max 12 people Potters House is a unit Price
Sleeps 12 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Children under 12
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Special Meals on Request
Conference facilities
Wedding facilities
Team Building
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Fireplace on the Premises
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Games Room
Hiking / Walking Trails
Swimming Pool
Mountain Bikeing
Horse Trail

Cancellation Policy:

50% deposito payable on booking.
No deposito will be paid back on cancellation.

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  • TGCSA Grading: Tgsa Grading Tgsa Grading
  • Accommodation Type: Caravan park and Self-Catering
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM