About Gecko Cottage
Gecko Cottage is situated in the small village of Hectorspruit. Here you will be able to walk the five minutes to the local bottle store / butchers and corner shop or to the historical Buffalo Hotel for a meal. This is a quaint village, where you will find people jogging, riding their bikes, walking their children or dogs in relative safety.
The cottage is a 20 minute drive to the Kruger Park, either by Crocodile Bridge (28km) or Malelane Gate (20km). Additionally Swaziland is a 30 minute drive via Jeppe Reef Border post and a 20 minute drive via Lebombo (Mozambique) Border Post.
Self Catering Accommodation
Gecko Cottage can accommodate up to four persons. The Annex @ Gecko can accommodate two persons. The two units can be booked together for a group of up to six persons.
The owners of the cottage do live on the same property; they are close enough if you need assistance or any advice on the area, however, once within your own gardens you feel peacefully alone and private. The cottage is approximately 86m≤ and gardens 380m≤.
This is a fully furnished free standing cottage with its own private swimming pool and gardens. An undercover patio with dining table and chairs is accessed from the lounge and the main bedroom via patio doors. There is also a BBQ on the patio.
The cottage consists two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The main bedroom being a double with an oak wardrobe for clothing and a door through to the en-suite shower with WC and basin. The second bedroom is a twin (which can be made into a King if required). This bedroom has a built in wardrobe with dresser area. The second bedroom is serviced by the second family shower / wet room with WC and basin.
The bedrooms are separated from each other by the living area which consists of an open-plan lounge with star satellite TV, breakfast seating area and a fully equipped kitchen with washing machine. The kitchen also as a fridge with a small freezer, electric hob and under counter oven, radio, toaster, kettle, crockery and cutlery.
The Annex @ Gecko Cottage:
Includes air-con, en-suite shower room with WC, shower and hand basin. There is a kettle, toaster and microwave in the room. All towels are supplied.