Nature Reserve in Mpumalanga

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Blyde River Canyon
Set against the Greater Drakensberg Escarpment, the Blyde River Canyon area encompasses some of the most dramatic scenery in South Africa. Unique geological features at Bourke's Luck Potholes, Three Rondavels and Gods Window are not to be missed.

Blyderivierspoort Hiking Trail
Blyderivierspoort Hiking Trail is a perfect trail for the novice, with short distances, spectacular views and ample time for nature study.

Lowveld National Botanical Garden
The 159 ha garden in Nelspruit with approx 600 plant species occurring naturally in the Garden, more than 2000 additional species have been planted

Manyeleti Game Reserve
Manyeleti Game Reserve is situated between the Timbavati Private Reserve, the Kruger National Park and the Sabi Sands Game Reserve and is home to the Big Five and many other species of wildlife.

Sabi Sand Nature Reserve
The Sabi Sand Reserve is one of the oldest private reserves in South Africa. As a wilderness area it is home to a vast population of wildlife, including The Big Five, and a number of endangered species.

Accommodation with Nature Reserve in the area

Angels Valley Nature Lodge

This most beautiful piece of land next to the wilge river with breathtaking views of the valley and river is definitely one for the books. Our Private Lodge is situated about 120 km from Pretoria on the N4,

Blue Crane Farm

Blue Crane Farm is a beautiful fly fishing venue with spectacular self catering cottages in Dullstroom, Mpumalanga. The farm is situated approximately 10 minutes’ drive from the well-known fly fishing destination of Dullstroom with all its amenities, shops, restaurants and attractions.

Buffalo Hotel

Steeped in history, the Buffalo Hotel is the oldest hotel in Mpumalanga’s “Wild Frontier” tourist region.

Call of the Fish Eagle

Come and Experience the Magic of the Bushveld at Call of the Fish Eagle!

Cinzaco Dullstroom

Self-catering and pet-friendly cottages and 3-bedroomhouse. The 6-bedroom King Room and 7-bedroom Queen Room guest houses are not self-catering (unless you book all the rooms) and also it's not child not petfriendly.

Dreamfields Guesthouse

Wake up to indigenous birdsong and start the day with our delectable continental breakfast offering, consisting of an abundant selection of South Africa’s finest locally grown produce, freshly baked bread and pastries, yogurts, and cereals.

Elephant Point

Elephant Point is situated in a region renowned for its natural diversity and concentration of big game, and is undoubtedly one of the best game viewing areas in the Kruger National Park.

House Turaco

On the edge of the Crocodile River overlooking the Kruger National Park

Kirkman`s Kamp

Overlooking the Sand River Kirkman`s Kamp offers spectacular views as far as the eye can see. A well known historic camp, originally built in the early 1920s Kirkmans Kamp celebrates the atmosphere of an early South African lowveld homestead.

Kruger Park Lodge unit 245

Our privately-owned, luxury self-catering holiday rental home offers quality accommodation at competitive rates and we are located close to all the nearby attractions. The 6 sleeper chalet is furnished to a very high standard.

Linvale Country Lodge

Linvale Country Lodge is perfectly situated in Hazyview.We accommodate the family wanting a break, the corporate traveller or a couple wanting a romantic stay away from the hustle and bustle of the city.One can truly experience tranquility, peace and relaxation amidst our beautiful gardens.

Lionshead Cottage

Home Away from Home for traveling professionals requiring comfortable, good quality, competitively priced self-catering accommodation. Patrons wishing to make use of the accommodation for leisurely purposes to frequent the many surrounding attractions are also warmly welcome.

Marula Sunrise Mjejane Game Lodge

Marula Sunrise, a private lodge is situated in the exclusive big 5 Mjejane Game Reserve overlooking the magical crocodile river.

Meerkat Manor Guest House
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Meerkat Manor Guest House is situated in the town of Komatipoort, destination for tourists from all over the world who need accommodation on their way to the Kruger National Park, Mozambique and Swaziland.

Mogodi Lodge
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Superbly situated just above the Graskop Gorge Falls, with magnificent views over the Mpumaplanga Lowveld, Mogodi Lodge offers self catering chalets as well as hotel styled rooms.

Narina Lodge - Lion Sands Game Reserve

Narina Lodge has an air of relaxation, enhanced by natural décor and an open design extending out to generously furnished decks from where you can enjoy panoramic views of the Sabie River.


Nyeleti means STAR and offers multiple star qualities. We offer a self-catering accommodation and upmarket home in Marloth Park. This tranquil facility leans to a next of kin biggest wildlife neighbor. The Kruger International Park and entrance to the Crocodile bridge River gate is 16km from start.

Rixile Kruger Lodge

Located on a 1 hectare stand within the original boundary of the Sabi Sands Game Reserve and within a five minute drive from the main entrance of the world famous Kruger National Park, Rixile Kruger Lodge will give you a self-catering bush experience like no other.

Thandamanzi Self-catering

Thandamanzi is located on a beautiful historic farm on the outskirts of Sabie, right on the Sabie riverbank, and within walking distance from the town center.

The Stables At Critchley

Welcome to The Stables @ Critchley, located in a quiet and scenic corner of Dullstroom, Mpumalanga views of the lake, the gardens, and the surrounding mountains.

Tomjachu Bush Retreat
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Tomjachu Bush Retreat, set in 550-hectares of beautiful, serene and utterly tranquil mountain bushveld, overlooking the Crocodile Valley. 20mins from Nelspruit, and less than an hour to most Lowveld tourist sites, including the Kruger Park.

Ulwazi Rock Lodge

Located in the breathtaking Kiepersol Valley Ulwazi Rock Lodge - a four star rates self catering unit - is built on a natural rock foundation.

Utopia in Africa

Nestled in the foothills of the Lowveld mountain range, lies a quaint African inspired self-catering Cottage which accommodates up to four guests, where privacy and panoramic views come standard.

Valley of the Rainbow
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Valley of the Rainbow is a private nature reserve situated in a secluded valley in the mountains, 2 hours drive from Johannesburg. Accommodation in the Manor House and Country House(DBB) or luxury tents (self-catering).

Viewpoint Lodge & Safari Tours

Viewpoint Lodge & Safari Tours is the ideal getaway base from which to explore our area. The KNP or to merely relax and unwind. Gives you the opportunity to re-discover the peacefulness and serenity of the Lowveld. Come share the beauty of the Lowveld!

Waterfall Safari Lodge

Waterfall Safari Lodge is the perfect getaway for a couple wanting a break or a family wanting a vacation. Whether you want to go hiking, or just to relax for the weekend this is the perfect place for you.

Wayside Lodge

Wayside Lodge offers guest rooms and is situated on a private farm, located approximately 47 km from Belfast. The lodge is ideal as a base for the area's attractions.

Wild Forest Inn
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A single self-catering chalet (5km from Graskop) which sleeps 2 on a double/queen-size bed and has 2 single mattresses available on a small loft floor (ideal and fun for children but suitable for adults as well).

Wild Medlar Accommodation & Venue

The Wild Medlar Guest House, Tours and venue is situated 8 minutes outside Mbombela (Nelspruit) on the R-40 towards Barberton.