About Igwalagwala Country House
Igwalagwala Country House is situated ten kilometres outside the bustling town of White River and twenty kilometres away from Nelspruit the capital city of Mpumalanga. Itís a ten minute drive to the modern and comfortable Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport. A thirty minute drive will see one enter the Kruger National Park at the Numbi Gate. The warm waters of Maputo (capital city of Mocambique) are one and a half hours drive away.
Situated in a six hectare garden Igwalagwala is ideal for those wanting a rest, bird watching, fine food and relaxation. The Country House comprises a large lounge decorated in English country style together with a large stoep (verandah) for outdoor use.
Nine large suites are available and include televisions, bath and shower, tea and coffee counters, heaters and ceiling fans. Full DStv is available in the lounge. In the three larger rooms it is possible to add beds for small children. One of the garden suites has inter leading doors which can be opened for a family party.
Breakfast & Dining
The dining room is used for both breakfast and dinners. Weather permitting food is served outdoors. Where possible vegetables and eggs come from the property and other consumables are sourced locally.
Wi Fi is available for computer use. Guests may make use of the office on request for personal emails and faxes. Rooms are decorated in English /French country style. Over 1000 books are available to be read. We collect South African authors from old to new and can guide visitors who which to see the country through literature on what to read. The swimming pool is well maintained and provides respite from the summer heat.
Activities and Attractions
Tours can be arranged to the Kruger National Park or other sites of the Lowveld such as Gods Window and Pilgrims Rest. Picnic baskets are often requested by guests who make day trips to the Kruger Park.