Nestled in the heart of the Waterberg plateau, Waterberg Cottages offers it’s guests a haven of tranquillity, relaxation, fun and chance to enjoy the beautiful Bushveld.
Top attractions at Waterberg Cottages are:
- Stunning game drives over the adjacent Belleview Private Reserve. This reserve is teeming with game, and is offered as an exclusive game viewing option only to our guests.
- Astronomy shows led by South Africa's Great Guides favourite astronomer - Dr Philip Calcott
- Interaction with Mungo, our sociable bushbaby. Mungo is the cutest creature we have ever met, and guests can hand-feed him. He will also often nestle on guests while they tickle his chin.
Only 2.5 hours away from Pretoria, and malaria free, we invite you to leave behind the stress and strain of the city and experience the unspoilt wilderness of the Waterberg Biosphere.
Waterberg Cottages is a family-orientated establishment and we have many activities to keep the kids occupied. these include our 15m heated pool, trampoline, children’s adventure village, and sand play areas.
We offer a range of marked walking trails where guests can enjoy relaxing walks in beautiful bush and stunning views, and a range of dams that guests are welcome to fish in. Other activities include Hippo viewing, donkey cart rides, horse riding at the world-famous Horizon Horseback Adventures.
Guests have complete access to our 15m long heated swimming pool, Volleyball court, tennis court, jungle gym, trampoline and each cottage has its own sand play area.
Waterberg Cottages is in the heart of the Waterberg Biosphere. This UNESCO recognised oasis of wild beauty is full of attractions for the nature lover. As well as game drives on our farm there are opportunties to see the Big 5, ride horseback with game, and even see South Africa's only pack of free-roaming wild dogs. If walking of mountain biking are your thing then there are lots of options for these as well.
In Room Facilities:
Each cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area. Indoor fireplaces can be found in Bushwillow, Windsong and Kudu.
Horse riding with the giraffe and zebra at Horizon Horseback adventures are one of the highlights of many guests stays. Big 5 game drives, hiking and mountian biking, game auctions, predator parks, curio shops and fishing.