Situated halfway between White River and Hazyview (25 Km) on the R40 you will find us. The four three-bedroom Cottages are situated in a secure residential estate on the banks of the Da Gama Lake. The houses are all privately owned.
Within the estate there are wonderful walking trails, there is access to a 4 Star Hotel (Hulala Lakeside Lodge) where you can have drinks and meals – please book for breakfasts and dinner with the hotel reception in advance. There is also a Lakeside SPA at the hotel for all guests to use.
In Room Facilities:
Fire Thorn Cottage: 2 x On-suite Bedrooms.(1xD+1x2 ¾ Beds). Smaller room( (2x ¾ beds ) to shares a bathroom with other bedrooms. Suitable for family or children. Outside room (2x ¾ beds ) has own bathroom with shower. Private Splash pool and Braai. 3 TV's with DSTV .Stunning views. Dishwasher. washing machine. TV in main bedroom and TV and DVD player in second bedroom and also a TV in the Lounge. The 2 main bedrooms are both en-suite and both have glass doors leading out onto the patio, giving the rooms a great view.
Sycamore,Coral and Hookthorn Cottages: does not have an outside room and only has one TV in the lounge. They do not have a dishwasher.
Both the houses have stunning views of the lake.
The small farming town of White River which lies between Mbombela (Nelspruit) and Hazyview is the new tourist hotspot for a delightful day trip.
This friendly community of artists, artisans and farmers will have you visually inspired and ready to sample their creative designs and fresh produce at any of the galleries, studios, craft markets, cafés and restaurants you find there. The high level of Kaolin (China clay) deposits gives the river that skirts the town its name. In Swazi it is known as Mhloppemanzi (which means white waters) and in Afrikaans, it is referred to as Witrivier
Open fireplace and TV in the lounge, full Digital Satellite tv for all the houses. All have built-in BBQ and a private splash pool on the deck. The modern, well-equipped kitchens both have a large fridge/deep-freeze and a washing machine Fire Thorn Cottage has a dishwasher, Fire Thorn has 3 TV's and the other house only has 1 with full DSTV channels.
The 4 star Hulala Lodge is on the same estate. It has a restaurant but booking for dinner and breakfast is essential. Booking for supper needs to be done before 11 am and breakfast needs to be booked the prior evening. It has a set menu for dinner. Take away frozen meals to be delivered to your cottage.
The most popular activity at Hulala Lakeside Lodge is boating and fishing. No power boats are allowed on the water, which maintains the ambience of peace and tranquillity. They have a fleet of two-man canoes, pedal boats, rowing boats, bass boats and fishing rods for the anglers (for rent from the lodge), and the ever-favourite "Sundowner Cruise". The cruise can be booked for the next day at reception.
Kruger National Park and the Panorama Route.
Hulala Lakeside Lodge has a 9-hole "Quolf" Course - Quolf is a cross between croquet and golf.
Visit Hulala Resort's excellent restaurant and/or cozy pub area. Lunch is from an a la carte menu. One has to book in advance for Breakfast and Supper.