Leave the stress of the city behind and let this luxurious and exclusive private little cottage weave its bushveld magic over you. This is a place you’ll feel at home from the moment you arrive. Come share stories around the campfire, enjoy sensational feasts on the verandah or simply relax and unwind in the hot tub.


This cottage is the ultimate getaway for a romantic weekend and can accommodate 2 adults with Queen bed and beautiful en-suite bathroom.

  • Guests need to book for a minimum stay of 2 nights.
  • Accommodation is serviced every 3 days to ensure minimal disruption.
  • There is a fabulous en-suite toilet and couple’s shower.
  • Fully equipped kitchenette that’s linked to an outside verandah with a barbecue and hot tub.
  • The campfire area allows for star gazing to enjoy the stunning African skies.
  • There is a little games hut with special “old school” games for you to enjoy.
  • Down at the lodge, you will find a swimming pool, smaller spa-pool, and a trampoline.
  • Extra firewood can be purchased at reception.

This little home in paradise is completely off-the-grid and is powered by solar and gas. The Wild Horse Restaurant, a mere 800 meters away, offers wonderful bio-organic meals at very reasonable prices.

A Refundable deposit of R1 250 for breakages and extra cleaning, if necessary.




1 x Queen bed



Rates (2 nights min):

  • R4 800 (2 nights)
  • R8 500 (4 nights)
  • R12 000 (6 nights)


When you are booked into the Meerkat Manor, there is an opening special of a 7.5% discount if you do 2 or more activities offered onsite. The discount is for the activities only. Some activities, however, are free of charge with the accommodation. 

Join us on a horse-riding safari

The Horse-riding safaris are rated by TripAdvisor as one of the best in the world. This is offered on the game reserve itself.

Learn more about wildlife

The Wildlife Education Tour, which incorporated the lion research program is conducted in cooperation with the University of Pretoria and the Onderstepoort Veterinary Hospital. The walking-with-lions tour which takes place at the lodge is a must!

Try your hand at archery

Enjoy some Archery – this is offered on the premises. It is a lifetime sport, regardless of age, background, and physical ability.

Ever tried carriage driving?

Carriage Driving – for those who want a relaxing “game drive” in the old-fashioned way.

Massage treatments

Various massage treatments are offered at the lodge. The therapists are even willing to offer these treatments in the comfort of the little cottage where you are staying.

Hiking and rock climbing

The Waterfall Hike is truly magnificent. This is a guided hike to a waterfall across the mountains. The rock climbing is open for experienced climbers with own equipment. Conditions apply. Fishing is free for overnighters when you have your own equipment. Alternatively, there is a limited amount of fishing equipment available for use from reception at a small fee.

Abundant bird and wildlife

There are hundreds of bird species to view, abundant wildlife, and beautiful landscapes to photograph. All self-guided hikes are free when staying in the Lodge.


The Cullinan diamond mine, only 20km away, is one of the most famous diamond mines in the world.  |  The Dinokeng Big Five game reserve, ony 14km away, offers a self-drive experience.  |  The Cullinan Zip lining experience is for the adventurers who enjoy speed and height.