THE LITTLE TINDERBOX
Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow Accommodation
in Tonteldoos, Escarpment,
Mpumalanga, South Africa
The Little Tinderbox is a tranquil, alone standing cottage/house on a 14ha
farm in the quaint little farmer's community called Tonteldoos in Mpumalanga
(20km from Dullstroom). It boasts with spectacular views on the tranquil
mountain hills from the lounge, dining area as well as bedrooms.
Besides for its 3 lovely newly decorated bedrooms it also has 2 wooden loft
areas which sleeps 2 people each and therefore this establishment can house up
to 11 people comfortably.
It has a fully equipped kitchen & 2 bathrooms as well as a double carport.
Despite its name, the Little Tinderbox is quite spacious with double volume in
the lounge area as well as a fireplace (fire wood provided free of charge on
Furthermore this lovely little gem has a fenced natural rock garden surrounding
the cottage which contains natural flora such as the indigenous "varkoor lillies"
as well as large age-old aloes. Also found in the garden is a fruit orchard & a
On the farm many species of fauna roams such as duikers & klipspringers,
porcupines and many more and this is also a hiker and bird watcher's dream.
Because this establishment is so far away from any artificial lights, it has
been said to be one of the best places for stargazing.
Visit the Pendlehill Diary farm for extraordinary cheeses or the local pub, The
Planter to experience the heart and soul of Tonteldoos! The Barn is a rustic
restaurant that offers true farm style food and is also situated in Tonteldoos.
Other activities available in the region includes horse riding and fly fishing.
Cleaning services during stay available on request.
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