UKUTHULA LUXURY SELF CATERING COTTAGES
LUXURY‚ BED IN THE BUSH...
Sunrise and Sunset cottages; spacious and charming twin cottages, in the conveniently located backwater of Kampersrus, outside of Hoedspruit.
In close proximity to the Blyde River Canyon, the Orpen Gate, and Kruger National Park (KNP).
Each one-bedroom cottage is designed around the ‘honeymoon’ couple, for a peaceful respite after a day in the Park or local outing, and an additional person can be comfortably accommodated on request. Both cottages combined will accommodate 4-6. Each cottage has a generous open plan lounge dining area with mobile kitchen island which allows for convenient sharing of the meal preparation. A modern bath and shower and walk in storage space is an attractive feature.
Clever design ensures climate control and cool, well ventilated living space. Of course the view from the bedroom is onto the dominating and awesome mountain peaks of the small Drakensberg range. The requisite mosquito netting is in place. Tastefully furnished interior is a feature. Cook-in or ‘braai’ on the outdoor facility, conveniently close, but as if in the bush.
Relax on the ample patio, with a sundowner.
The cottages are self-catering and well equipped with basics such as oil, spices and vinaigrette; Coffee, tea, rusks, milk and sugar. Fresh herbs from the garden at hand. Laundry services can be arranged in the case of extended stay; there is so much to do:
Expect to hear the lions roar at sundown, and the distant call of hyena.
SUNRISE & SUNSET
These modern retreats are always commended for comfort and practical design and loved for the privacy of location.
Beautifully decorated with air conditioning, overhead fan, and mosquito nets. The cottages both have en-suite bathrooms and shower facilities.
Both cottages are 4 star equivalent.
Rates are seasonal and available on request.
Interaction with guests:
We are at Ukuthula are available to offer information and assistance in exploring the local attractions which are many and varied, and will keep you busy for several days.
By virtue of location the village of Kampersrus has its own special and more temperate climate, at the foot of the mountains.
There is said to be approximately 500 bird species found here and it is possible to walk in unique rain forest at estimated 1900meters a.s.l. Ancient and pristine. An enormous view of the Blyde dam, an ancient site, and the confluence of the Klasserie and Oliphant’s rivers presents from the top of Mariepskop. Plant life up there is unique and in harmony with the surrounds. Reserved for high clearance vehicles.
The area is home to all five indigenous species of primate. In bush land it is not unusual to find bushbuck and other smaller antelope wander by, as well as a host of small inhabitants. To list all activities within easy reach would take some length, a feast.
Other important information:
We have gathered information for you to facilitate your sojourn and make it an exciting and rewarding experience. Excursions can be arranged or self-booked, and the choice is vast. Including game drives in the Kruger Park in the morning, Sundowner Safaris, Oliphant’s River raft safaris, excursions to the Blyde River Canyon with its many attractions, Safaris in private game parks, the Moholoholo animal rehabilitation centre, an early morning balloon flight, horse riding, and more.