Olievenhoutsrus

Situated  in the Waterberg Biosphere 30mins from Ellisras

Enjoy a breakaway in the heart of the Waterberg Biosphere only two hours north of Pretoria. This is the perfect place-to-go with your family or friends.

Olievenhoutsrus offers two cosy Rondavels, which sleeps two and two comfortable Family Cottages that sleeps four to six, which are all equipped with a fridge/microwave and coffee and tea making facility. The thatched Rondavels have a bedroom with double bed and en-suite bathroom. There is also an open-plan lounge and kitchenette. Our Family Cottages have two to three bedrooms, a bathroom and an open-plan lounge and kitchen area.

The accommodation is in a beautiful garden setting all with views of the bushveld. Watch many different game species grazing nearby! There are central facilities included. Lapa with braai facilities, a fully-equipped kitchen, DStv, swimming pool and a large open fireplace, that is popular for social evenings under the stars.

The farm offers great self-guided game and bird viewing walks as well as horse- and pony rides. There are plenty of things to do and recreational facilities in the nearby area.

Olievenhoutsrus is also conveniently situated en-route to Botswana, which makes it the perfect stopover for the overland traveller. For these adventurers we have a neat bushveld campsite tucked away in the bush and away from the Main Lodge.

Accommodation:

2 Self catering rondavels:

  • Equipped with double bed,
  • bathroom en-suite,
  • kitchenette fridge/microwave/coffee tray and a
  • small lounge area with fan.
  • A sleeper couch can be provided in the lounge area for small children.

Olievenhoutsrus has a large garden area and communal outdoor facilities. This includes a lapa with braai facility, a fully-equipped kitchen and DStv. There is also a stunning swimming pool, as well as an open boma with a large fireplace and more braai facilities, which is popular for social evenings under the stars

1 Self catering family cottage (option 1):

  • Three bedrooms, one double bed and two rooms each equipped with two single beds
  • bathroom with separate toilet
  • open-plan lounge and kitchen area

Olievenhoutsrus has a large garden area and communal outdoor facilities. This includes a Lapa with braai facility, a fully-equipped kitchen and DStv. There is also a stunning swimming pool, as well as an open boma with a large fireplace and more braai facilities, which is popular for social evenings under the stars.

1 Self catering family cottage (option 2):

  • Two bedrooms, main bedroom with double bed and children’s room with bunk bed
  • bathroom
  • open-plan lounge and kitchen area

Olievenhoutsrus has a large garden area and communal outdoor facilities. This includes a Lapa with braai facility, a fully-equipped kitchen and DStv. There is also a stunning swimming pool, as well as an open boma with a large fireplace and more braai facilities, which is popular for social evenings under the stars.

Lodge:

  • Two thatched and cosy rondavels
  • one three-bedroom family cottage
  • one two bedroom family cottage, all with own bathroom and kitchenette
  • A central boma with braai facilities
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • DStv
  • Swimming pool is available for your use and is the ideal spot to spend the midday heat or social evenings
  • It is also a great place to watch the little bushbabies playing in the garden during sunrise and sunset.

Facilities and Services:

  • Parking Available
  • Garden
  • Braai / Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal MNet
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Communal Television
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Dining
  • Breakfast Served
  • Facilities in Rooms/Units
  • No Smoking in Rooms
  • Fan in Rooms
  • Tea and Coffee in Rooms
  • Bar Fridges in Rooms

Environment:

  • Countryside
  • Game Reserve
  • Nature Reserve
  • Great Outdoors
  • Main Through Route
  • Farm
  • Malaria Free Zone

Activities Nearby:

  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Health & Fitness
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Camping

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • German
  • Afrikaans