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Address: 12kms from Nelspruit on N4 Highway to Johannesburg, Schagen, Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Crocodile Nest B&B is located on a Citrus-exporting farm situated in the productive Crocodile River valley, a few minutes from the Nelspruit CBD, and directly on the N4 highway from Johannesburg to Nelspruit.

The accommodation takes the form of five log cabins, of which 4 are simple two- person sleeping cabins with ensuite bathroom, and access to a communal living-room. A braai and entertainment area is situated there and available for use. The fifth cabin is a snug family unit, capable of sleeping 4 people.

Further to the above, are 3 ensuite bedrooms, each with own tv, tea/coffee facilities, bar fridge and microwave. The large family room additionally, has a microwave. Our rooms are smoke-free, with plenty of garden space for those who smoke.

Crocodile Nest is securely electric-fenced, with a security service back-up and plenty of parking space for those with bike trailers, boats etc.

Guests are welcome to use the swimming pool and braai facilities. Please bring own swimming towels. Our garden is a bird haven throughout the year. Pleasant scenic walks can be enjoyed within the citrus orchards, and with prior arrangement, guests may be able to climb the high Pimlico granite kopje adjacent to the farm.

We lie within easy range of the Kruger Park, Sudwala Caves, the Panoramic Route, Mocambique border and its Capital, Maputo. Within Nelspruit lie the beautiful Botanical Gardens, excellent medical facilities and good shopping as well as many very good restaurants.

Local day tours of various options including the Kruger Park, Panoramic route with Blyde River Canyon, Endangered Wildlife and Rehabilitation centre and Cheetah breeding project, etc, can be arranged with collection and drop off at Croc Nest. The Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden is located between Nelspruit and Barberton, which is famous for its prehistoric geological formations, the Barberton Daisy and Gold mining history, and is an easy one hour drive.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • National Accommodation Association
  • bar fridge
  • bar fridge (some units)
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - communal and onsite
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • casino (less than 10km)
  • ceiling fans
  • DSTV in communal area
  • DSTV in some rooms
  • electronic safe
  • electronic safe (some units)
  • free toiletries
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • kitchen communal
  • kitchenette (some units)
  • kitchenette only
  • linen & towels provided
  • lock-up safe
  • microwave (some units)
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • pets allowed by prior arrangement
  • private airfield (less than 15km)
  • private entrance
  • private entrance - outside rooms
  • remote security
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • Secure parking with individual remotes and keys
  • serviced
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • television in room (non-satellite)
  • wi-fi / hotspot

GPS Co-ordinates
S 25.4437 and E 30.8513


S 25' 26" 38.1 and E 30' 51" 4.4
  • Languages Spoken At Establishment
  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Bed Configuration
  • Cabin 5 (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - double
    • Room 2 - bunk
  • Room 1 (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - double
  • Room 2 (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen, single sleeper couch, single sleeper couch
  • Room 3 (Sleeps 2) x 1
    • Room 1 - single, single
  • Sleeper Cabins (Sleeps 2) x 4
    • Room 1 - single, single
  • Unit 4 (Sleeps 4) x 1
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - single, single
  • Special Categories
  • Guest Farm Accommodationdetails
    Is your establishment on a working farm?
  • Interesting Place Accommodationdetails
    Why is your establishment interesting?
    Detail description : Guests are welcome to walk/run/mountain cycle on the farm.

  • Pet Friendly Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Small dogs
    Big dogs
    Dogs have to be on lead whilst outside
    Kennels provided
    Kennels must be used
    Other animals on the property
    Horse stables – bedding provided
    Horse stables – bedding not provided
    Horse paddocks
    Grooms available
    Parking area for horse box / float
  • Quad/4x4/Bike Trails Accommodationdetails
    The following apply
    Bring your own bicycle
    Bicycles to hire
    Bicycle set trails
    Bicycle - free to explore
    Bring your own quad bike
    Quad bikes to hire
    Quad bike set trails
    Quad bikes – free to explore
    Bring your own off-road motorcycle
    Off-road motorcycles to hire
    Off-road motorcycle set trails
    Off-road motorcycle – free to explore
    4x4 vehicle set trails
    4x4 vehicle – free to explore
  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodationdetails
    Your establishment has capacity to cater for groups of 10 or more.
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