Self Catering Units / Rooms / Self Catering House in Waterval Boven

Doornhoek Road, Waterval Boven, Mpumalanga
Main view of Troutways Private Retreat
Information about Troutways Private Retreat
Troutways Private Retreat is situated just outside Waterval Boven in the Drakensberg mountain range. The farm has 4 lodges (sleeps 26 persons), 5 trout dams, breathtaking scenery, mountain spring water, fresh air, and the most amazing stars at night.

The four fully self-contained lodges available are, the original Homestead Lodge and the more recently completed Rainbow, Guinie Fowl and Kingfisher Lodges. Each lodge is rented out as a unit with total privacy. Each lodge has a fully equipped kitchen and Homestead Lodge has a bar as well as a pool table. All lodges have outside patios with built-in braais. Bedding and towels are all provided. Wood is supplied and more wood can be purchased.

For the avid fly-fishermen, our five trout dams are kept well stocked all year round ensuring enough water frontage for private fishing. A broad range of activities from bird watching, world-class mountain climbing, hiking to mountain biking can be practiced. Also available is horse riding and rock pools for swimming and canoeing.
In Room / Unit Facilities

Bath (SOME Rooms)
Bathroom (en-suite) (SOME Rooms)
Bathroom (shared) (SOME Rooms)
Bathroom towels (ALL Rooms)
Blankets (ALL Rooms)
Braai / BBQ (ALL Rooms)
DSTV (ALL Rooms)
Fan(s) (ALL Rooms)
Kitchen (equipped) (ALL Rooms)
Patio / balcony (ALL Rooms)
Private entrance (ALL Rooms)
Shower (SOME Rooms)
Television (ALL Rooms)

On-Site Facilities and Services

Braai / BBQ area(s)
Dining room
Family friendly
Guest lounge
Laundry service
Swimming pool
Wheelchair friendly

Activities On-Site / Nearby

Fishing (On-site)
Star Gazing (On-site)
Horse riding (On-site)
Hiking trails (On-site)
Bird watching (On-site)
Cycling / mountain bike trails (On-site)
Swimming (On-site)

Services Nearby

Restaurants / Eateries (5 km)
Grocery Store (5 km)
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Location   Doornhoek Road, Waterval Boven, Mpumalanga

Take the N4 highway towards Witbank / Nelspruit (or the N17 from Johannesburg) and travel through Witbank, Belfast & Machadodorp toll plaza:

The turn-off to Waterval Boven is approximately 9km from Machadodorp on the N4 East, just after a steep hill. Follow the road, passing underneath the railroad bridge, into the town.
Pass the 1st stop street and the library on the right to the 2nd stop street.Turn right at the 2nd stop street, eventually passing the hospital and then the entrance to Elandskrans resort.

At this point the road becomes a gravel road. Cross the cement bridge +- 500m from Elandskrans. (Total distance from N4 is approx. 5km) Homestead Lodge: Turn right into the stone gate approx. 200 metres after the bridge at the Troutways sign and follow the road over the dam wall to the 1st house on the left.

Guinea Fowl Lodge: Carry on pass the Homestead stone stone gate and turn right at the first small farm road. Turn right again at the first gate to the right. Follow the road over the hill to Guinea Fowl Lodge.

GPS Coordinates

Latitude: -25.664369
Longitude: 30.340453
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