In the 'hood, Badplaas as a destination

Once you've booked your hotel or Badplaas accommodation, look through the destination pages below for info on attractions and things to do during your visit to Badplaas in the Mpumalanga province. Lying nestled at the foot of the Ndlumudlumu Mountains between Machadodorp and Carolina in the grasslands of South Africa, Badplaas has become known as a resort town, due in no small part to the hot, ... cont.

Nelshoogte, Umjindi, Barberton / Badplaas, 1200, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Directions to Dawsons Game & Trout Lodge

From Johannesburg International Airport
Take the R21 to Boksburg, turning east to Witbank onto the the N12, which joins the N4. Follow the N4, turning off at Machadodorp onto the R541 and follow signs to Badplaas. At the T-junction turn left to Barberton (R38) and the entrance to the lodge is approximately 15.2 km up the road on your left.

From Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport
Take the R40 to Barberton and turn off onto the R38 to Badplaas. The entrance to the lodge is approximately 37 km after the turn off on your right.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (30 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (30 km)
  • Grocery Store (30 km)
  • Post Office (30 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (30 km)
  • Business Services (80 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (80 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (80 km)
  • Shopping Mall (80 km)
  • Airport (110 km)


  • Bird watching
  • Clay pidgeon shooting
  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Health spa / massage

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