Self catering cottages | The Trout & Hippo Lodge | Magaliesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Self catering cottages | The Trout & Hippo Lodge | Magaliesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

The fact that the entire Magaliesberg has been proclaimed a nature reserve and the fact that the Magalies Meander is a wonderful place to explore, makes this region a highly sought after getaway destination for people looking for a touch from nature that will blow away stress and give them a new lease on life. The Trout and Hippo Lodge is a soothing and tranquil Magaliesburg self catering holiday destination, nestling in the foothills of the magnificent Magaliesburg mountain range. Just 45 minutes or so from Johannesburg and Pretoria, they invite you to their fully equipped luxury chalets  where you will be close enough to all the important attractions in this serene countryside area.

Trout and Hippo Lodge also has two well stock dams with trout, kurper and bass, and they have a catch and release policy offered on their farm. While fly fishing, bird lovers will be delighted and enthralled with the variety of birds to be seen, of which owls are one.

The Trout and Hippo Lodge offers its visitors luxury self catering chalets which can sleep 4 people. For your comfort everything has been included to ensure your stay is one of comfort, ease and convenience.


■rooms have fans for your comfort and linen is provided
■your bathroom comes with towels
■radio and CDs
■chalets come with their own fireplace
■braai facilities
■swimming pool

There is plenty to see and do in this area and you can take your pick with hiking and mountain biking trails, horse-riding, game viewing, fishing, and even hot air ballooning close by. There are also plenty of unique and arty shops in the area, lots of restaurants, the Sterkfontein Caves and the Maropeng World Heritage Site to visit.

Contact Details:

The Trout and Hippo Lodge
Seekoeihoek Road
South Africa

Tel: 082 872 0304
Tel: 082 2741405
Fax: 086 5027 406

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