Gecko Cottage Hectrorspruit Self Catering, Wild Frontier
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  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests4
  • Rooms/Units2
  • Minimum Stay1-2 Nights

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  • Property listed on since January 2016

Gecko Cottage is a highly recommended Hectorspruit Bed & Breakfast providing accommodation in 2 guest rooms for tourists visiting the Wild Frontier region.

About Gecko Cottage

Gecko Cottage is situated in the small village of Hectorspruit. Here you will be able to walk the five minutes to the local bottle store / butchers and corner shop or to the historical Buffalo Hotel for a meal. This is a quaint village, where you will find people jogging, riding their bikes, walking their children or dogs in relative safety.

The cottage is a 20 minute drive to the Kruger Park, either by Crocodile Bridge (28km) or Malelane Gate (20km). Additionally Swaziland is a 30 minute drive via Jeppe Reef Border post and a 20 minute drive via Lebombo (Mozambique) Border Post.


Gecko Cottage can accommodate up to four persons in two separate units, The Annex @ Gecko and Hyena @ Gecko.

The owners of the cottage do live on the same property; they are close enough if you need assistance or any advice on the area, however, once within your own gardens you feel peacefully alone and private. The cottage is approximately 86m and gardens 380m.

Both units have a microwave and tea / coffee making facilities.


Breakfast is included in the rates for the Annex only. Dinner is available on request.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Television (Netflix / Showmax)
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (separate)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fan(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

The Annex @ Gecko Cottage

Includes Air-con, En-suite Shower room with WC, Shower and hand basin. There is a kettle, Toaster and Microwave in the room. All towels are supplied. Can also be booked in conjunction with Gecko Cottage (if there are 6 people).

  • Television (Netflix / Showmax)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Hyena @ Gecko Cottage

Hyena is a comfortable room with two single beds and en-suite shower room. A private patio with own braai facilities. Inside the room is a kettle, toaster, fridge and a TV with Netflix and Free WiFi.

  • Television (Netflix / Showmax)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Internet connection (wireless)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

14 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

I enjoyed staying at Gecko Cottage they have love and too much tender care

November 2021

Sibonakaliso S. (Springs)

Verified reviewexcellent

I had a wonderful stay. The owners were so welcoming. They made us feel at home. They are very good hosts.

December 2019

Nomfundo N. (Barberton)

Need to Know

Response timeGecko Cottage typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome in Gecko Cottage. The Annex @ Gecko cant accept children.

Closest airport(s)Kruger Mpumalanga Airport - 77km
Skukuza Airport - 86km

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

Payment methods accepted by the property EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since January 2016

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