DaGama Lake Cottages is situated halfway between White River and Hazyview (20 Km) on the R40 and is ideally positioned to visit all the beautiful places on the Panorama Route as well as the Kruger Park (35km from the Phabeni Kruger Park Gate.)

Fire Thorn Cottage is a newly decorated 3 bedroom cottage with an additional outside room with it's own bathroom( Max 8 Guests) It has a stunning view of the Dam.

This tranquil and peaceful setting is the ideal location for anything from a romantic getaway to spending quality time with Family and Friends.

Listen to the sound of Fish Eagles crying; enjoy the sight of Zebras and the stunning view of the Lake while relaxing on your Veranda in your own private Splash pool.

The Cottage

The main bedroom( Queen size bed) with its own TV, is en-suite with a bath and separate shower. The second bedroom( 2 x 3/4 beds), with its own TV and DVD player, also has an en-suite bathroom with shower. Both rooms have glass doors leading onto the patio giving the rooms a great view. The third smaller bedroom has two 3/4 beds. There is also an outside room( 2x 3/4 beds) and has its own bathroom.

There is a cozy, open fireplace in the lounge. And a TV with DSTV channels. The Lounge also has large doors opening onto the Patio with a built-in braai and a private Splash pool and Pool table on the deck.

The modern, well equipped kitchen with Granite Tops has a large Fridge/Deepfreeze, Stove, Microwave, washing machine, Dishwasher etc.

Cottage Features

  • Fireplace in Lounge
  • TV with DSTV in Lounge and 2 Bedrooms. Also DVD player in 2nd bedroom.
  • Private Splash Pool
  • Large Fridge
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher

Sycamore Cottage

Listen to the sound of Fish Eagles crying; enjoy the sight of Zebras and the stunning view of the Lake while relaxing on your Veranda in your own private Splash pool.

Sycamore Cottage is a Luxury, 3 Bedroom Cottage (Max 6 Guests) overlooking the Da Gama Dam. 

This tranquil and peaceful setting is the ideal location for anything from a romantic getaway to spending quality time with Family and Friends.
It is situated halfway between Hazyview (20 Km) on the R40 and is ideally positioned to visit all the beautiful places on the Panorama Route as well as the Kruger Park (35km from the Phabeni Kruger Park Gate.)

The Cottage

The main bedroom is en-suite with a bath and separate shower. It has a double bed. The second bedroom (2 single beds) also has an en-suite bathroom with shower. Both rooms have glass doors leading onto the patio giving the rooms a great view. The third smaller bedroom has two single beds and will have to share a bathroom with one of the main bedrooms. There are ceiling fans in all the bedrooms and the Lounge.

There is a cozy, open fireplace in the lounge. You will find a TV with Full DSTV (All channels) DVD Player and CD Player. The Lounge also has large doors opening onto the Patio with a built-in braai and a private Splash pool on the deck.

The modern, well equipped kitchen with Granite Tops has a large Fridge/Deepfreeze, Stove, Microwave, a washing machine and a Tumble Drier and many more.

The cottage has a security alarm system with a remote.

All linen, towels and tea towels are provided. Bring your own swimming towels.

HazeyRiver Reserve and Hulala Lodge
Secure area, walking trails, 9-hole 'Quolf' course, sundowner cruise...

Hazey River Reserve has only one entrance and is secured with electric fencing on the boundaries .Security guards are always on duty at the entrance and boundary fences.
At night internal patrols are added.

The entire Reserve is an undivided piece of land resulting in an open area where one can take advantage of a late night stroll and other activities.

There are three walking trails on the property - one an easy stroll through the plantation, the others slightly more energetic, through streams and over rocks. These walks take an hour to ninety minutes.

You will have the right to all Hulala Lakeside Lodge facilities. These may be used with permission from the Lodge. There is a small fee involved.

The most popular activity at Hulala Lakeside Lodge is boating and fishing, No power boats are allowed on the water, which maintains the ambience of peace and tranquility. They have a fleet of two-man canoes; peddle boats, rowing boats, bass boats and fishing rods for the anglers (for rent from the lodge), and the ever favourite "Sundowner Cruise".

Hulala Lakeside Lodge has a 9-hole "Quolf" Course - A mixture between croquet and golf.
Visit Hulala Resort's excellent restaurant and/or cozy pub area. Lunch is from an A la Carte Menu. One has to book in advance for Breakfast and Supper.

Things To Do in the Area

  • Abseiling
  • Bridge swinging
  • Bird watching
  • Biking
  • Barnyard theatre at Caster bridge Centre
  • Cinemas
  • Caving
  • Climbing wall
  • Eco caves
  • Elephant safari's
  • Endangered wildlife tours
  • Bass Fishing
  • Trout Fishing
  • Golf
  • Gecko-ing
  • Game Drives
  • Health spa's
  • Hiking
  • Horse riding
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Helicopter Flights
  • Kloofing
  • Kruger park
  • Micro light flights
  • Mountain bike tails
  • Night safaris
  • Paintball
  • Paragliding
  • Pub and Restaurant within 5 minutes walking distance
  • Quad biking
  • River rafting
  • Sudwala Caves
  • Shopping
  • Sailing
  • Shangaan Cultural Village
  • Sunset safaris
  • Transfers and shuttles from Airport
  • Tours and Safari's
  • Walking Safaris
  • White water tubing
  • Zipline
  • 4x4 Course

Panorama Route & Kruger Park
World famous beauty...

The Panorama region is world famous for its scenic beauty. Climb the mountain passes onto the Escarpment and gaze down at the wonders of the Lowveld unfolding to infinity beneath you!

'Must Visits' are Gods Window, The Pinnacle, Bourke's Luck Potholes, the awesome panorama of the Blyde River Canyon and the Three Rondawels.

Facilities
  • babysitting service
  • big game (less than 30km)
  • boat / marine slipway (within 5km)
  • boat trips (less than 5km)
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • canoeing (less than 5km)
  • dishwasher onsite
  • DSTV in room
  • DSTV in unit
  • fireplace
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • fishing onsite
  • game drives (less than 30km)
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • lake (less than 5km)
  • lake onsite
  • microwave in unit
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • nature trail onsite
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • private entrance
  • private pool
  • remote security
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • spa facilities
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • tumble dryer in unit
  • washing machine in unit
  • washing machine onsite
  • water skiing (less than 10km)

Directions
Directions

Map & directions to Fire Thorn Cottage

> From Johannesburg - take the R22 Benoni/Brakpan, which then joins the N12

> This joins the N4 from Pretoria/Witbank to Middleburg

> Continue with the N4 past Machadadorp, Watervalboven to Nelspruit

> At Nelspruit at the third traffic lights, turn left on the R40 to White River

> Pass through White River keeping to the R40 towards Hazyview

> Hulala Lakeside Lodge is approximately 22kms from White River

>Turn left at the Hulala Turnoff and continue until you get to the security gate. Carry on to Hulala Lodge.

Fire Thorn Cottage: At the second turnoff to the houses turn left. Then left again.We are Unit L16.

GPS Co-ordinates:

Latitude -25.1564 -25.1575
Longitude 31.0102 31.01333