Luxury lodge suites & Self-catering options set in a Private Nature reserve
Forest Creek nestles in a gorge of the Steenkampsburg Mountains, set in a Private Nature reserve of the Mpumalanga escarpment.
On this magnificent piece of land we hope we have catered for everyone, from Luxury guest suites at the main lodge to a self-catering cottage. There are hiking trails along the stream under the canopy of trees. Treat yourself to an hour or two of relaxation in our Forest Spa.
Forest Creek Lodge is a haven for honeymooners - celebrating your first, fifth or fiftieth, you will be inspired by the romance of this incredibly exclusive, private place. A wonder for the Nature lover!
BUSH BATH - Set in a secluded spot, enjoy a 'Bath' in the bush, with lots of bubbles and champagne under the moonlight and stars.
FOREST SPA - Indulge yourself in our private Spa overlooking the gorge, go home feeling relaxed and stress free.
GAZEBO ROMANTIC PRIVATE DINNER - Spoil your loved one, and request this romantic setting for a totally private candle lit dinner under the gazebo. Many a proposal of marriage has been accepted in this lovely setting!
HIKERS PICNIC - A picnic packed in a rucksack, get ready to hike to the waterfall!
LAZY PICNIC - A picnic set out for you in a private spot, with champagne, a good one for the romantic at heart.
HIIKING - Marked trails through the forest, along the stream, (where in summer you can see the tiny tree Orchids, ferns and flowers, and fungi). .
TROUT FISHING - An altitude ideally suited to the rapid growth of Rainbow and Brown trout. Our cold, clear perennial stream feeds the trophy dam.
BIRD WATCHING - We have a prolific variety of uncommon species of Birds that can be seen, including a resident pair of Black Eagles. We have a Forest Creek bird list.
HORSE RIDING - 4km down the hill, book a ride in our scenic valley.
CLAY PIGEON SHOOTING - An interesting and testing range for the novice and experienced shotists.
GAME DRIVES - Game drives are available by prior arrangement only, on a neighbouring property 15kms away.
Species to view are: White Rhino, Buffalo, Giraffe, Kudu, Eland, Zebra, Waterbuck, Bush buck, Nyala, Blue Wildebeest, Reedbuck, Blesbok, Hartebeests, Impala, Warthog, Duiker.
Please note that you must drive yourself to the farm. The ranch manager in a game viewing vehicle will then guide you. Picnic's are available from Forest Creek.
All welcome, Gay friendly
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Area Attractions & Info
- God's Window - 120 km away from the establishment
- Sudwala Caves - 70 km away from the establishment
- Burke's Luck Potholes - 140 km away from the establishment
- Blyde River Canyon - 140 km away from the establishment
- Echo Caves - 140 km away from the establishment
||GAY BARS AND CLUBS
- Dullstroom - 60 km away from the establishment
- Closest Airport: 150 km away from the establishment, 90 mins by car
- Bar / Pub
- Bar fridge
- Breakfast / Dining room
- Complimentary breakfast
- DVD Player
- Guest lounge
- Hair Dryer
- Mini Bar
- Soaps & Toiletries
- TV room
- Babysitting service
- Domestic/Cleaning services
- Game drives
- Laundry service
- Room service
- Bush Bath
- Children allowed
- Pets allowed
LEISURE & SPORT AMENITIES
- Bird watching
- Game viewing
- Horse riding
- Wellness therapy
- Forest Spa
BUSINESS FEATURES & AMENITIES
- Fax services
- Internet connections
Special: MIDWEEK SPECIAL
Stay any 2 nights mid week and receive the 3rd night FREE!
Valid from Sunday to Thursday night's.
Check in after 14:00
on the day of your arrival, Check out before 11:00
on the day of your departure.
Directions from Johannesburg: 2 Â½ to 3 hours
From Jhb - take the N4 Witbank / Middelburg. Go through Machadodorp Toll Plaza. 3km after the toll on the left take the Schoemanskloof bypass towards Lydenburg/Nelspruit.
Approximately 15km there is a turn off to the left - to Lydenburg, which is the R36. R36 to Lydenburg approx 18kms you will see Kwena Dam on the right. Start looking for Forest Creek/Rustenburg signs on the left. Take the Rustenburg dirt road to the left, travel 4km, on the left hand side you will see the Forest Creek sign, farm no 14. Two concrete eagles on gate post. Up the hill 4.4 km.
Directions from Nelspruit: 1 Â½ hour (98km)
N4 out of Nelspruit past Halls Store - 22 km turn right onto the Schoemanskloof bypass. Travel 45 km - right onto R36 to Lydenburg. Travel 18km - see Kwena Dam on your right, start looking on your left for the Forest Creek/Rustenburg signs. Turn left onto the dirt road travel 4km, see Forest Creek sign on left, farm 14, come in the gate and 4.4km up the hill to Forest Creek.
Directions from Dullstroom: 50 mins (62km)
Take the Lydenburg road out of Dullstroom, travel approximately 35km and on your right you will see a sign 'Witklip' - take this dirt road and travel 8km. You will come to the Lydenburg/Machadodorp road (R36) turn right, travel 18km, come down the hill and you will see the Kwena Dam on the left. Look for the Forest Creek Lodge sign on your left, pointing to the right, take this dirt road, 4km of farm road and you will find farm no. 14 on your left, the gate with 2 concrete eagles, come in the gate and travel up the farm road 4.4km and you will find Forest Creek at the top. Click here for a map