Forellenhof - Wakkerstroom Self Catering Holiday Cottages, Mpumalanga


Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at Plot 35, Wakkerstroom, 2480, Grass & Wetlands, Mpumalanga, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeFarm Stay
  • Guests16
  • Units/Rooms5
  • Minimum Stay1-2 Nights

About Forellenhof

On the Mpumalanga Highveld bordering Kwa Zulu Natal, nestled between mountains and wetlands, lies Forellenhof Guest Farm.

Forellenhof has a four star grading and is one of those unique accommodation establishments that has that farm feel, yet it brings out the beauty of the country and the spender of its natural gifts. The ambience that has been created by the owners offers you rest and tranquillity in luxury romantic accommodation in two self-catering cottages and a guesthouse. Forellenhof sleeps a maximum of 16 guests.

The Guest Farm is ideally situated for a stopover from- and to KwaZulu Natal and the Kruger National Park and Swaziland. It is a mere 3 hour drive from Pretoria and Johannesburg.


Be overwhelmed by the tranquil, comfortable and relaxing atmosphere while staying in our luxurious and warmly decorated cottages or guesthouse, each with their own picturesque view. Wake up to the sunrise over the splendid mountains and be enveloped by the breath-taking views and that country feel ...

All our units are elegantly furnished, fully equipped and have fireplaces for those cold winter nights.

Pretty Pig Cottage (Self Catering):
Wake up to the chatter of birds and a lovely view over the dam. This two bedroom cottage with en-suite bathrooms sleeps four people and will offer you all the luxuries you may need.

Freckled Frog Cottage (Self Catering):
Be overwhelmed by the breath-taking views and the peace and quietness that this cottage offers. Bring your whole family for a break-away and enjoy the warmth that this three bedroom cottage offers (sleeps six people).

Bed & Breakfast Guesthouse:
The guesthouse is luxurious, has three double- en-suite bedrooms of which one has especially been arranged for brides to indulge and get ready for their big day. From the veranda there are astonishing views over a dam, the wetlands and the mountains.


Whether you want to do nothing and unwind, go for a walk, go mountain biking or go bird watching on your own or with experienced bird-guides to spot those rare bird species, we offer the variety of your choosing.


In recognition of our commitment to provide bird-watching visitors a quality service, Forellenhof has been awarded a Birder Friendly Establishment. A visit to the Bird Life SA Centre in Wakkerstroom is also an option.

Why Wakkerstroom?

No traffic except for cows and sheep
World renowned bird watching
Quaint shops and restaurants
Hiking and biking trails
Historical buildings
Kind country folk

Your hosts Johan and Ronelle will make sure that your stay is special and memorable with all the information you may need about Wakkerstroom and surrounds.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • International plug point(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 900
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -27.322916666
Longitude: 30.11977777711111

Closest airport(s)
OR Tambo International - 250km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
August 2014 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

What a beautiful cottage Pretty Pig is, with the most magnificent views. Overlooking a small dam, morning coffee was spent watching the birds, ducks and...

Amanda, Benoni Travellers' Rating


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