South African Hotels

Forever Resort Badplaas

Main Road
R38 between Carolina & Barberton
South Africa
Hotel Type

The popular resort is a beautiful nature reserve in Mpumalanga. The town of Badplaas has become well known for being an ideal family getaway destination for local and international travellers alike. The resort is 295 km from Johannesburg which is a little more than a 3 and bit hour drive.

The Forever Resort Badplaas is a family-friendly resort has a fantastic Hydro Spa fed by natural hot springs. It has also become a favourite among companies for conferences and special events. Set at the foot of the Hlumuhlumu Mountains, a wellness centre, the bountiful game as well as a great variety of entertainment and activities awaits guests at the resort.

After an exciting and fun-filled day at the Badplaas Resort, enjoy a delicious meal at the restaurant, relax with a rejuvenating spa treatment at the hydro, have a mouth-watering treat at the hydro coffee shop or enjoy a traditional South African braai. This Resort offers both Hotel accommodation and self - catering chalets depending on the guest's preference.

Room types:

  • Hotel room
  • One bedroom chalet
  • Two bedroom chalet


Many exciting indoor and outdoor activities await the younger and older guests at the resort. Badplaas Visitors enjoy days filled with excitement and fun quad biking, on safari, using the water slides and fulfil slides to mention but a few.

  • Bowling
  • Safari drives are at 9 am, 11 am & 3 pm ( advisable to book in advance )
  • Horse and pony riding
  • Spa treatments
  • Paintball war games
  • Chip putt, putt-putt (mini-golf)
  • Eco quad bike trails
  • Rinkhals (Tube Rapids)
  • Sports Arena (stabling & equestrian)
  • Mini doughnuts water slide
  • Supertube & speed slide
  • Swimming, tennis and volleyball
  • Fishing, walking and jogging
  • Go-carts and zip line slide.


  • ATMs of different banks
  • Arcade centre and entertainment team
  • Hydro spa and coffee shop
  • Rinkhals (tube rapids)
  • Sports Arena (stabling & equestrian)
  • Mini doughnuts and speed slide
  • Swimming pools
  • Walking and horse trails
  • Badplaas Supermarket, liquor store and curio shop
  • BP service station, BP kiosk
  • Chemist and butchery, hairdresser
  • Ladies bar, bikini bar, Geckos pub
  • First aid
  • Public phones
  • Jive Cafe, family restaurant, and hotel dining room
  • Museum


The Forever Resort Badplaas resort has modern conference venues at the can accommodate up to 610 delegates for small or large, formal functions. Standard conference equipment is available and exciting team building activities can be booked for guests. Forever Resort Badplaas has five conference venues offer delegates a variety of different seating arrangements. The modern function rooms offer standard conference equipment.

Below detailed information about the Forever Resort Badplaas is available.
For any queries regarding this hotel, you are welcome to contact us.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Tea and coffee making facilities



Guests have the choice of dining at one of the on site restaurants or self catering. A supermarket as well as a liquor store are also available for visitors.

Food and beverage facilities:

  • Badplaas Family Restaurant
  • Hotel Dining Room
  • Coffee Shop
  • Supermarket and Liquor store
  • Geckos pub
  • Hotel ladies bar
  • Bikini bar.


Spa Facilities

The Forever Resort in Badplaas features a Hydro Spa and Coffee Shop.  Rejuvenating spa treatments including massages are available for guests.  

The hot mineral spring pool is an all time favourite amongst wellness seeking guests.

On-site activities
  • Bowling
  • Game drives
  • Horse and pony riding
  • Spa treatments
  • Paintball war games
  • Chip 'n Putt
  • Putt-Putt (mini-golf)
  • Eco Quad bike trails
  • Rinkhals (Tube Rapids)
  • Sports Arena (stabling & equestrian)
  • Mini doughnuts water slide
  • Super tube & Speed slide
  • Swimming
  • Tennis and volleyball
  • Fishing
  • Walking and jogging
  • Go-carts
  • Fufi slide.
  • 4 indoor pools: 3 warm and 1 cold mineral pool
  • 3 kiddies pools: 1 warm and 2 cold mineral pools
  • 3 outdoor pools: 2 warm and 1 cold mineral pool
  • 1 cold mineral pool at the Hotel.
Game drives

Guests staying at the Resort have the opportunity to participate in an adventurous game drive.


The Forever Hotel Badplaas features five conference venues in which 20 to 600 guests can be accommodated. Both small and private as well as large corporate functions can be held here. The function rooms offer conference delegates modern conference equipment. Exciting team building activities can be arranged for guests while the wide open spaces of this magnificent resort invites for team building excursions.

Standard conference equipment:

  • Flip chart and markers
  • Whiteboard and markers
  • Screen
  • PA System
  • Proxima / data projector
  • DVD player.

Conference services on request:

  • Sending and receiving faxes
  • Receiving e-mails
  • Photocopying.

Additional equipment on request / hire:

  • Overhead projector
  • Monitor
  • Video machine
  • Lectern / podium
  • Microphone.

  • Coffee Shop
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Garden
  • Hair salon
  • Hotel Bar
  • Indoor Heated Pool
  • Jogging trail
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Trout dam
  • Volleyball field

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 10:00
  • Check out: 14:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Kid's entertainment
  • Secure parking
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments

Available Rooms

Hotel Room

Hotel room features:

  • Two double or two single beds
  • Air-conditioning
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Dressing tables with mirrors
  • TV (16 DSTV channels)
  • Balcony with patio furniture.
Single Room R2250
Double Room R2250

One Bedroom Chalet

The One Bedroom Chalets offer guests two single beds and can accommodate a maximum of two guests.

One Bedroom Chalet features:

  • TV with selected DSTV channels
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Bathroom: bath, shower, separate toilet
  • Outdoor barbecue
  • Carport.
Single Room R1940
Double Room R1940

Two Bedroom Chalet

The Two Bedroom Chalets provide one bedroom with a double bed and one bedroom with two single beds and can accommodate up to four guests. 

Two Bedroom Chalet features:

  • TV with selected DSTV channels
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Bathroom: bath, shower, separate toilet
  • Veranda with table and chairs
  • Outdoor barbecue
  • Carport.
Single Room R3850
Double Room R3850

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Forever Resort Badplaas 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: -25.956621

Longitude: 30.562944


Directions from Johannesburg and Pretoria:

- Take the R22 from Johannesburg. It becomes the N4 at Witbank.
- Take the N4 Highway from Pretoria towards Middelburg.
- After Middelburg take the R33 towards Carolina (about 88 km).
- On Carolina take the R38 to Badplaas (52 km).
- The resort is situated on the left hand side.

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

3 Star

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