South African Hotels

Critchley Hackle Lodge

585 Teding van Berkhout Street
South Africa
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The Critchley Hackle Lodge is a charming boutique hotel situated near the town of Dullstroom, in the scenically beautiful Mpumalanga province of South Africa. A lake which is home to trout can be found in the middle of this picturesque country estate. The retreat lies within the forest covered mountains of the Mpumalanga Highlands and offers a perfect base from which to explore the Highveld towns of Machadodorp, Belfast as well as Barberton. Located between Johannesburg and the Kruger National Park of South Africa, the Lodge is an excellent overnight accommodation option for couples, families or groups to escape to and relax. Promising a truly unforgettable getaway, this Hotel in Mpumalanga offers luxurious accommodation, fine dining, a variety of exciting leisure activities, comfort, and first class service excellence.

There is a variety of housing options including Deluxe Suites, Lakeside Superior Rooms, Lakeside Tower Rooms and Garden Cottages. The hotel rooms are built in natural sandstone and reflect rustic charm in a tranquil setting.


The restaurant offers an assortment of beautiful fusion cuisine combined with a selection of traditional, mouth-watering favourites for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The dining venue features a rustic country garden appeal and overlooks Critchley's private lake.


The lodge can accommodate conferences, workshops, seminars, as well as formal board meetings. A professional team of friendly conference consultants is available to assist guests in planning, managing and facilitating any groups' requirements and wishes.


  • Hiking, biking and outdoor
  • History and sightseeing tours
  • Craft markets
  • Horse riding in Dullstroom hills
  • Art and collectables
  • Nature and wildlife.


  • Conference Center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar and whisky room
  • Secure parking
  • Fly fishing lake
  • Spa, wellness, and beauty
  • Whisky and brewery.

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  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping
  • Terrace


Critchley Restaurant

This restaurant offers an assortment of fusion cuisine as well as a selection of old traditional favorites which features a rustic country garden appeal and overlooks the estate's own private lake. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and is open to guests and day visitors.

Spa Facilities

Spa, wellness and beauty treatments can be arranged with Critchley Hackle's welcome desk. Massage, beauty and wellness treatments can be enjoyed in the picturesque and tranquil settings surrounding the Critchley Hackle Lodge.

Fly fishing

This beautiful Country House offers fly fishing for both novice and professional fishermen.

Spa treatments

Spa treatments are on offer for guests to relax and rejuvenate in a peaceful and beautiful surrounding.

Hiking and Mountain Biking

The scenic countryside offers trails meander through the valleys and streams and offer spectacular views of the Mpumalanga Highlands.


A wonderful way to explore Mpumalanga's Highland scenic mountain trails is on horseback. The tracks reach high up into the hills and provide visitors with wonderful views of Dullstroom's surrounding countryside. Experienced riders as well as novices can all enjoy horse-riding from Critchley Hackle.

Nearby attractions
  • The Dullstroom Raptor Sanctuary
  • Dullstroom History Tours
  • Boutique and curio shops
  • Art galleries
  • Whiskey Tours


The luxurious Country House in Dullstroom, caters for conferences, workshops, seminars as well as board meetings. On site is a professional conference team of friendly consultants who assist in planning, managing and facilitating any groups' requirements.

  • Conference venue
  • Hotel Bar
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
Children Policy
  • All children under the age of sixteen must be accompanied by an adult during their stay at the Critchley Hackle Lodge, as well as during participation in any of the activities or use of any of the facilities.

Available Rooms

Luxury Lakeside Room

# Rooms:

The Lakeside Superior Cottages are located on the waters edge and are suitable for couples. Each room offers a bedroom, en-suite bathroom, living area and lake views.

Single Room R1660
Double Room R1660

Garden View Room

Single Room R1510
Double Room R1510

Tower Room

# Rooms:

The Tower features three separate rooms adjoined by a common entrance. Each room can sleep two people and offers a bedroom, en-suite bathroom, living area with fireplace and private veranda. This room is ideal for couples or groups who would like to stay in close proximity to each other.

Single Room R1470
Double Room R1470

1 Bedroom Leisure Suite

Single Room R1510
Double Room R1510

Royal Suite

# Rooms:

Nestled on the water, the Lakeside Deluxe Suites/Royal Suites cater for larger groups and families. Each suite accommodates four guests, offering separate sleeping and living areas. Sleeping arrangements consist of one downstairs main bedroom with en-suite bathroom and one bedroom upstairs. A private veranda leads directly onto the lakeside.

Single Room R2600
Double Room R2600

Managers Cottage

Single Room R2790
Double Room R2790

2 Bedroom Leisure Suite

Single Room R2200
Double Room R2200

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Critchley Hackle Lodge offers an airport transfer service. To receive a quote or make an airport transfer booking, please click the button below.

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -25.417379

Longitude: 30.109400


From Johannesburg:

1. On the N12 head east toward Witbank
2. Continue onto N4 - Partial Toll Road
3. Take exit 190 left R540/Dullstroom/Belfast
4. Turn left at R33/Vermooten St.
5. At the 3-Way Stop proceed straight
6. Turn right at Voortrekker St/R540
7. Continue on the R540 to Dullstroom
8. Proceed straight through the village and turn right at Teding van Berhout St.
9. Critchley Hackle is located at 585 Teding van Berkhout Street.

Car Rental

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star

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