Dunkeld Country Estate

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Dullstroom, South Africa

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 24 hour security guard
  • Satellite TV
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Braai
  • Communal pool
  • Restaurant/s

Dunkeld Country Estate is a luxury trout-and-game lodge. Situated in the highly sought after town of Dullstroom, the area boasts the spectacular Panorama Route offering magnificent views of remarkable landscapes featuring many breathtaking highlights, including Blyde River Canyon, Echo Caves and Pilgrims Rest.

The resort boasts many well-stocked dams filled with Brown, Rainbow and Golden Trout, offering fly-fishermen enthusiasts the enjoyment of quality angling time in pursuit of that perfect catch. The heritage of the estate has been preserved with the conversion of the old farmhouse into a restaurant, which was more than a hundred year old.

The Estate consists of a Luxury Lodge which offers 13 spacious rooms as well as 4 private self contained family suites and 20 comfortable self-contained chalets.

Estate and Lodge Facilities include:

Reception
Executive Lounge
Jazz Bar
Fireplaces
Furnished patio
Conference & Banqueting facilities
Selection of books and games
Indoor heated pool
Restaurant
Spa
Mini Superette
Lodge Luxury Room Facilities:

All 13 Lodge rooms have their own small balcony which overlook two fly-fishing dams, water features and lush gardens.

5 twin bed bedrooms,
8 double bed bedrooms
En-suite bathrooms
Tea and coffee facilities
Mini bar available
Fireplace
Non-smoking rooms
DSTV Selection
Hairdryer available
Safe in room/reception
Cots available on request
Guest Amenities
Self Catering facilities include:

1 Bedroom Units (sleeper couch in the lounge for small children only)
2 Bedroom Units (no sleeper couch in the lounge)
1 Bathroom (in both 1 and 2 bedroom units)
Open plan kitchen, lounge and dining area
Fireplace in lounge
Private Balcony and Barbeque/Braai facilities
Self Catering Unit Types:

All self catering units are spread around the Estate close to the Lodge and restaurant facilities.

Bergview – 1bed/2sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit is a ground level unit
Ukhozi – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms upstairs and bathroom and living areas are downstairs
Kingfisher – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms upstairs and bathroom and living areas are downstairs
Piet-My-Vrou – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms upstairs and bathroom and living areas are downstairs
Lake View – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms upstairs and bathroom and living areas are downstairs
Blue Crane – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms upstairs and bathroom and living areas are downstairs
Woodlands – 2bed/4sleeper unit (no sleeper couch in lounge) – this unit has 2 bedrooms , 2 bathrooms upstairs and living area downstairs
Main House – 1bed/4sleeper units with sleeper couch in lounge (2adults & 2small children) – each unit is on a single story
Eagles Cove – 1 bedroom/4 sleeper units with sleeper couch in lounge (2adults & 2small children) – each unit has a private balcony and is on a single level

The combination of untouched beauty, high standards, true South African hospitality, excellent personal service and professional staff members, makes Dunkeld Country Estate a truly remarkable holiday destination for the whole family.

Trout Fishing

Extra charges include: A conservation fee of R150 per vehicle or R300 per mini bus , this includes a fishing permit and bag limit, valid for the duration of your stay.

Rod and reel hire are available for hire.

Float Tubing is permitted

Bag limits are subject to sleeping capacity of accommodation – anything over bag limit is charged at a per kg rate. Cleaning and gutting can also be done at an extra cost.

Day Anglers are permitted at a R150 per vehicle conservation fee and must pay for kept fish

Flies may be purchased and fly fishing tuition is available on site by a resident guide.

All still waters can be accessed by vehicle and are within walking distance to all accommodation
Other Activities

Horse-riding
Mountain bikes or trails
Tennis
Scenic walks
Bird watching
No pets allowed
Indoor heated pool and outdoor pool
Games Room
Pro Putt Course

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  1. Ashleigh

    Would be nice if the supplied one bag of would as we arrived late and the unit was very cold. Other than that it was amazing.
    Karen has been such a pleasure to book through. She has managed to find us something that just blows us away.

  2. Deeepak Bhoolia

    Dunkeld lovely get away, not far from jhb, staff are friendly. Fishing is great, overall its stunning.
    Excellent service, Thebogo was helpfull friendly and delivered what he promised. Will deffinitely reccomend your services to others and make use of your service again

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