About Highland Giants Estate
Situated on a working sheep farm, 3.5 km’s off the R540, in the Steenkampsberg mountains between Dullstroom and Lydenburg; Highland Giants Estate offers you the best of countryside tranquility in your own private cottage.
We guarantee that you will unwind ~ with 4 cottages, 5 dams and nearly a 1km of river; offering privacy, peace and quiet, great walks, game viewing, fly fishing, panoramic views and enough firewood to keep you toasty warm for your entire stay.
Your dogs are welcome (pet’s policy applies); please just advise us first.
Self Catering ACCOMMODATION
The accommodation at Highland Giants Estate is unique and tasteful. We sleep up to 24 (sharing) guests.
FISH EAGLE; GUINEA FOWL AND BALD IBIS COTTAGES (PET FRIENDLY):
These cottages each accommodate up to six people in two bedrooms and a roomy loft in two queens and two singles. Each cottage offers one bath room with a large, old fashioned ball and claw bath and a unique outdoor “moon shower”. The large, fully equipped open plan kitchen (oven, gas hob microwave and fridge) shares a fireplace with the lounge, ensuring warm winter nights. Each cottage has a television with DSTV. Each cottage is uniquely private, has its own braai area and is situated on fishing water.
THE FARMHOUSE (PET FRIENDLY):
This renovated 100 year old house sleeps up to 6 in three bedrooms. It has a bathroom, with old fashioned ball and claw bath and outside “moon shower”. It also has a shower room. The large fully equipped kitchen also boasts a breakfast bar with seating for six. The roomy lounge is sunny and warm and has a fireplace and TV with DSTV and DVD player. This cottage offers an excellent outside entertainment area with panoramic views and three dams within walking distance.
We offer a challenging fly fishing experience in our 5 dams and 5 weirs in our 1 km of river. Kick boats / float tubes are encouraged for our big dam.
Catch and Release is preferable though 2 fish are included in the price of the accommodation with any over and above that being charged for. Only fly fishing methods, equipment and barbless hooks are permitted. Float tubes are welcome. Fly fishing tuition can be arranged with prior notice. We regret no day visitors.