In the 'hood, Komatipoort as a destination

With one of the most perfect winter climates the country has to offer, Komatipoort lies at the point at which the Komati and Crocodile rivers meet on the western slopes of the Lebombo Mountains, which form a natural barrier between South Africa and Mozambique. Marketed as “more than just a stopover“, Komatipoort is essentially a quaint, border post town just three kilometres from the Lebombo ... cont.

Farm Whiskey, 10 Bosch Rd, Komatipoort, 1340, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Directions to Hippo Hills

• From Johannesburg, take the N12 which joins with the N4 at Witbank.

• From Pretoria take the N4 Witbank highway.

• Keep on the N4 and pass Middelburg, Machadodorp and Waterval Boven.

• Go through Nelspruit on the N4 and follow the Komatipoort signs.

• After Nelspruit you will pass Kaapmuiden, Malelane and Hectorspruit.

• 14.5 km’s after Hectorspruit turn left at the Ngwenya Lodge sign (there is also a Tenbosch sign), onto a gravel road.

• After about 7.5 km’s turn right at the Ngwenya Lodge sign (there is also a Krokodilbrug sign).

• The entrance gate is on the left after 3.5 km’s.

Amenities in the area

  • Bars and/or Nightlife (0.5 km)
  • Business Services (0.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (0.5 km)
  • Grocery Store (10 km)
  • Post Office (10 km)
  • Airport (25 km)
  • Car Hire (25 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Bird watching
  • Caving
  • Children's entertainment
  • Driving range
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Golf course(s)
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Rhino / Elephant tracking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)

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