Forest Creek Lodge & Spa Accommodation in Dullstroom, Mpumalanga

Forest Creek Lodge & Spa

4 Star Hotel at Farm 14, Badfontein, Dullstroom / Lydenburg District, Highlands Meander, Mpumalanga, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeHotel
  • Guests22
  • Units/Rooms8
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

About Forest Creek Lodge & Spa

Forest Creek Lodge and Spa is found nestled in a gorge of the Steenkampsburg Mountains and set in a private nature reserve on the Mpumalanga escarpment. We offer a range of accommodation from luxury guest suites set around the main lodge, to the self-catering options provided; the Forest Cottage, Bee Eater and Sunbird units.


The magnificent thatch lodge has been constructed with views of the gorge and the surrounding cliffs and mountain. We offer five luxury suites which are set away from the Main Lodge and are completely private. The suites have their own veranda, outdoor stone shower as well as a ball and claw bath tub looking into the bush. Suites are equipped with DStv, a mini bar fridge, tea and coffee facilities and bathrobes for your comfort. Included in the lodge suites is 4 course dinner and breakfasts.

Self Catering

We offer three self catering cottages which are set away from the main lodge area. Activities and spa treatments can be booked at the lodge, as can meals. All self-catering units have DStv. If you take the self catering option you are welcome to book meals and activities at the lodge. We supply firewood.

Forest Cottage:
This is a cosy, rustic cottage situated next to the forest and within earshot of the stream. Boasting beautiful mountain views, the cottage has a fireplace in the lounge / dining area and is fully equipped for self catering. The cottage has one Queen bedroom, another small alcove with bunk beds for children and a double sleeper couch in the lounge area. There is a large braai area and a table for meals.

Bee Eater:
Sleeping two guests in a King size bed, Bee Eater unit is fully equipped for self catering. The cottage has a braai area as well as a gas stove and microwave oven. There is a fireplace, DStv, private garden and outdoor showers!

Sunbird has two bedrooms (one with a Queen Size bed and another with a King size bed, the King sized bed can be converted to two x single beds) and an en-suite bathrooms for both bedrooms. There is a fully equipped kitchen as well as both a gas and Weber braai for outdoor cooking.

The Beach Cottage:
This self-catering cottage has stunning views of the Mountains. We decided to do something different, and bring the Beach to the Bush, It comprises of a queen sized bed, with an en-suite bathroom. A huge deck for outdoor entertainment. Fully equipped kitchen with outside braai area, Gas braai for cooking on the deck. DSTV. Fan, electric blanket and heater, snuggle under our percale cotton duvets and linen. (Note: If you are allergic to down feathers, we can supply fibre duvets and pillows) We supply wood. The unit is serviced daily.

The Forest Spa

Relax and unwind in the Forest Spa, a variety of treatments available.


• Bush bath - a romantic bath literally in the bush, set in a private spot, with lots of bubbles and candles
• Clay pigeon shooting
• Romantic Gazebo dinner - book your romantic private dinner on the gazebo, overlooking the mountain
• Jet ski - bring along your own jet ski and enjoy a day of fantastic skiing on the Kwena Dam
• Elephant rides - visit the ‘Elephant Whisperers’ where one can interact with elephants
• Hiking – there are marked trails through the Cloud Forest, along the banks of the stream to the Waterfall
• Bird watching - we have a prolific variety of birds that can be seen, including a resident pair of Black Eagles
• Horse riding – available 4km down the hill
• Mountain biking - bring your bikes and enjoy the off road cycling


• Dogs allowed by prior arrangement
• Although we do not have a tick problem, we suggest all dogs be put on Bravecto prior to booking to be on the safe side
• Preferably 2 pets per booking
• Large or medium size dogs welcome as long as they are well behaved
• Dogs are not allowed in the dining area at meal times, and must on a lead at the lodge at all times, but in the forest, they can go wild
• Additional fee charged per dog per day
• Owner must bring own dog beds bowls etc.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Video player

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Concierge
  • Garden(s)
  • Health spa
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


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  • ZAR 1600
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -25.311258
Longitude: 30.301525

Closest airport(s)
Kruger Mpumalanga Airport - 150km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Listed on
October 2014 - 5 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Beautiful,peaceful, food is great. Service excellent. Host charming and very helpfull. Will recommend at all times. Best part was that our two little dogs...

VERNON KANTOR, Graskop Travellers' Rating


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