Rocky Drift Private Nature Reserve  Verified Listing

Excellent Rating: 4.7 / 5
Based on 6 verified guest reviews

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Owl Cottage Unit 3 (From R990 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom. 65 m2

Fully furnished, open plan single bedroom cottage with queen size ... bed, loft area with double bed. 1 shared bathroom with shower. Well-equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, microwave & gas stove/oven. Lounge area with flat screen TV-Openview & fireplace.

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom

1 Queen

Loft Room

1 Double

From R990 /night

Reed Cottage Unit 4 (From R990 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom. 50 m2

Fully furnished open plan cottage with queen bed & private ... patio on the river. Well-equipped kitchen-fridge/freezer, microwave & gas hob. Work area. Separate bathroom & shower. Lounge area with single bed, TV-Openview. Indoor fireplace. Braai

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 Queen

Lounge Area

1 Single

From R990 /night

Mills Cottage Unit 5 (From R990 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom. 50 m2

Fully furnished open plan cottage with queen bed & private ... patio on the river. Well-equipped kitchen-fridge/freezer, microwave & gas hob. Work area. Separate bathroom & shower. Lounge area with sleeper couch, TV-Openview. Indoor fireplace. Braai

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Lounge

1 Sofa bed

Bedroom

1 Queen

From R990 /night

Spence Cottage Unit 6 (From R990 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom. 50 m2

Fully furnished open plan cottage with queen bed & private ... patio on the river. Well-equipped kitchen-fridge/freezer, microwave & gas hob. Work area. Separate bathroom & shower. Lounge area with sleeper couch, TV-Openview. Indoor fireplace. Braai

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Lounge

1 Sofa bed

Bedroom

1 Queen

From R990 /night

Leopard-1 Caravan & Tent Site (No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 8 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night

Duiker-2 Caravan OR Tent Site (No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night

Loerie-3 Caravan & Tent Site (No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 8 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night

Hoopoe-4 Tent Only Site (No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night

Eagle-5 Caravan & Tent Site (No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 8 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night

Tortoise-6 Caravan OR Tent Site(No Room) (From R350 /night.)

Sleeps 4 people.

The campsites are well spaced, well shaded, level stands with ... electricity & water outlets. The ablutions consist of separate ladies & gents toilet, wash basin & shower. The shared scullery area is clean with plenty of hot water. Braai facilities available

From R350 /night
TV
Kitchenette
Pool Table
Garden
Bath towels
Patio
Stove
Fridge
Linen
Microwave
Covid-19 Certified
Splash Pool
Swimming Pool
Toaster
Kettle
Outdoor furniture
Pet Friendly
Board Games
Braai/BBQ Area
Parking on Premises
Kids Play Area
Hiking/Walking trails
WiFi
Fireplace
Openview
24hr Camera Surveillance
Fire extinguishers
24hr Security
Bar
Child friendly
Fan
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Restaurant
Room service
Tea and coffee facilities

290 km from Johannesburg on the N4 Between Waterval Boven and Nelspruit, Rocky Drift Private Nature Reserve is situated in the Elands Valley Conservancy on 257 hectares of some of the most beautiful mountain country to be found in the Emgwenya, Waterval Boven district. Offering private self catering cottages and exclusive campsites on the banks of the Joubert Spruit. Relax and take in your surrounds whilst hiking on our well marked self-guided hiking trails. The prolific bird life, and breathtaking scenery will keep you coming back, again and again

In Room Facilities:

There is a fully equipped kitchen and patio. Private braai/barbeque area, flat screen TV offering Openview

Area Information:

Waterval-Onder is a small town, 10km down river from Water-Boven situated on the edge of the Escarpment above the 75m Elands Falls on the railway line from Pretoria to Maputo in Mpumalanga.

Property Facilities:

*Restaurant
*Camping
*Children's Facilities
*Free Parking
*Braai/Barbeque Facilities
*Pet Friendly
*Day Visitors Welcome

Attractions:

*Hiking
*Mountain Biking
*Quad Biking
*Star Gazing
*Trail Running
*Bouldering

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Extra Info

Property Type Bed and Breakfast, Cottage, Camp, Self Catering
Conditions Show
Check-in 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Check-out before 10:00 AM
Cancellation Policy Strict
Can Be Used For Film Location, Still Shoots, Wedding
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Reviews

Helen Holmes
01 September 2021

What a gem! Loved the tranquil environment. We will definitely be back!

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Cerys Pharoah
26 April 2021

Beautiful place to unwind and recharge...

Superb. 5 out of 5
Cerys Pharoah
23 March 2021

A hidden gem

We had such a wonderful weekend at Rocky Drift with my 3 dogs ,son and husband.
The campsite was so beautiful with breathtaking views.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Zelieka Wainwright
04 November 2019

Lovely scenery. Very loud peacock and frisky tortoises add to the charm. No TV and no cell phone signal makes it a break from the rat-race. Would be super cosy in winter - Owl House has an indoor fire-place.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Louise Beetge
14 October 2019

Lovely eco friendly accommodation
Just the place to relax

Superb. 5 out of 5
Adele Bezuidenhout
09 July 2019

It was such a relaxing long weekend, will definitely be back. Our chalet was equipped with everything we needed. The fireplace in the living room was our highlight on the cold evenings. Our dogs enjoyed it tremendously - as they could just run free while hiking and the paths were clear so we could see far ahead.

Superb. 5 out of 5

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Waterval Boven Reviews

Alzabeth Mostert
19 March 2021

We want to thank Shamrock Arms for the amazing service, thorough communication and great food (with special effort to treat us to our liking) from the enquiry up until the minute we left. We were tired and emotionally going through the changes that a move normally bring. We have finally settled in and we are getting used to the traveling for shopping and other services, but we always pass Shamrock Arms with a smile!

Thank you to your staff... We mainly interacted with the manager, Martin (I apologize for not noting his surname), who went above and beyond to make our stay pleasant. He even connected us with the necessary people when we found that there was broken into our house while we were sleeping in your lovely guest house.

He was of so much assistance and he made us feel calm, while I became agitated of leaving the guesthouse for check out time,while the police were still on their way to investigate the matter at the house. Him and his seniors made special arrangements and offered us a special price for another night. My husband slept in the house to ensure no further damage and my daughter and I could spend the rest of our day and night, in the safety and luxury of shamrock arms.

Thank you! You've gone above and beyond to serve us and that sure was welcoming to our new hometown.

Furthermore, I want to personally thank you for the effort and attention to detail on the lovely clean smell to your linen. We've spent many nights in clean beds in hotels/guest houses/lodges/etc., but the 1 thing that distinguished you from them; was climbing into the bed with that strong amazing clean smell and i also found much comfort in it when I attended to my daughter during the evenings. Thank you for that extra attention to detail and expense -it made it "home away from home".

We will gladly refer you to family and friends!

Superb. 5 out of 5
Marsha Petersen
24 December 2020

Beautiful Nature!

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Fiona Marais
18 November 2020

The accommodation.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Louise Beetge
14 October 2019

Just the place to relax!

Superb. 5 out of 5
Andrew Murray
03 October 2018

Hiking in Waterval Boven.

Okay. 3 out of 5