• Experiences

On-site Self-Guided Experiences

Who needs a guide when there are so many great things to do on your own!

Nature Walking Trails

On marked routes (ranging between 2 – 9km) on the working cattle farm, adjacent to the reserve.


At a beautiful look-out towards the Drakensberg Mountains & Spioenkop dam. Arrange at afternoon tea with service staff or reception.


Beside the pool, on your own room verandah or on the viewing deck under the large Acacia tree.


The multitude of Africana, Natural history, political & inspirational biographies in the library.


At the children's adventure area – trampoline, jungle gym, swing ball, slide, swings, sandpit & Fantasy House.


Mats are available at the reception should you wish to do your own vinyasa in the privacy of your room or out on the viewing deck surrounded by nature.

Mountain Bikes

Are available for the use of guests at a nominal rental fee. (R395 per person) Cycling down the road & around through the village or tackling one of the more technical routes on the farm.


This is rewarding in both the summer and winter months, with a bird list of 270 species, provided in your room.


At the Magic Faraway Tree (600m from the lodge) with a lunch provided by the lodge. Please arrange with reception or service staff evening before the picnic.