A farm, 30 kilometres outside Dullstroom, that offers you privacy; peace & quiet; panoramic views; a large variety of bird life and fly fishing; as well as Dog friendly accommodation. This 500 hectare estate is situated in the Steenkampsberg mountain range equidistant between Lydenburg and Dullstroom.
Children and pets are more than welcome.
Highland Giants Estate offers 5 Self Catering cottages. All of the cottages are perfectly private, near water, have great views, offer a fenced off area for your peace of mind when it comes to your 4 legged pals or your young children. Each cottage has a fireplace indoors, braai facilities and DSTV.
Throw a line in one of our waters or enjoy a swim in the river!
Only fly fishing is permitted.
We also have a wonderful variety of wildlife & birdlife - Zebra; Blesbok; Sprinbok; Serval, Jackal, Reedbuck, Duiker, Fish eagle, Spoon bills, to name but a few .
Our farm is also ideal for long hikes or not so long walks, with great views and also some iron age Pedi Settlements and Trekboer ruins to wonder through!! Obviously being situated in the Grassland of the Highveld we would recommend that you bring sun block with you as well as some closed shoes should you decide to go for a walk.
You are welcome to bring your mountain bikes with you. We do not allow quad bikes or motor bikes.
A reservation which is cancelled or not taken up, is regarded as a cancellation and is subject to the following rules:
For a cancellation made 31 days or more prior to the arrival date, 25% of the full reservation amount will be forfeited;
For a cancellation made 30 - 21 days prior to the arrival date, 50% of the full reservation amount will be forfeited;
For a cancellation made 20 -11 days prior to the arrival date, 75% of the full reservation amount will be forfeited;
For a cancellation made 10 days or less prior to the arrival date, or on the arrival date, 100% of the full reservation amount will be forfeited.
Cancellations that do not fall under the above or fall under special circumstances are liable for an administration fee (min. R250.00)
Bookings are not transferable to alternative dates.
The owners may decide to transfer a booking at their discretion provided that the new date of travel is within a reasonable period (no more than 6 weeks).
Arrival & Departure Times
CHECK IN: From 15h00 at your leisure, you will go directly to your cottage on arrival
CHECK OUT: 10h30 at the latest.
Terms Of Payment
You have 48 hours in which to pay a 25% deposit in order to secure the booking. The balance paid IN FULL 10 days prior to check in.
You can EFT into our account or follow the prompts on the quote to pay via credit card. (Should your booking be made less than 10 days prior to check in, the full amount will be payable upfront).
Our rates are as follows:
Adults (13+) R565.00 pp/night
Children (2 - 12) R320.00 pp/night
Minimum R1310.00 per cottage per night
Should the per person rate come in under the minimum rate of R1310.00 per cottage per night, the minimum rate will apply
Dogs R60.00 per dog per day (pet policy applies)
NO check in will be permitted if the full amount has not been paid upfront.
Our rates are per person per night NOT per cottage per night, should you bring additional people with you they will be charged for accordingly.
Right of admission is reserved and we reserve the right to ask anyone that we deem to be behaving inappropriately to vacate our premises with immediate effect.
Pets are not permitted unless arranged with Management.
Under no circumstances do we allow pets on the furniture, bedding, etc. Should your pet be inclined to jumping up or sleeping on beds please bring your own blankets to cover our furniture.
Cleaning costs for bedding, furniture dirtied by pets will be charged.
Please ensure that you bring your pets own bedding and food and water bowls.
As we are a working sheep farm and a game farm we ask that you advise us if you think it likely that your dog(s) will harm or chase any of our livestock or game. Please note that the pet owner will be liable for all costs should your dog harm / maim or kill any livestock or game.
Please ensure that your dogs are Front-lined at least a week prior to arrival and that their vaccinations are up to date.
Highland Giants Estate takes no responsibility for any dog not belonging to the owners of the Estate, please ensure that your dog is with you on in site at all times, and that your dog has been sterilised and / or is not in season.
We rely on our guests to keep their pets off of the furniture in consideration of other guests, should you find that this hasn't been the case during the previous guests stay please bring it to our attention during the course of your stay so that we can attend to the matter.