South African Hotels

Highgrove House

Kiepersol 1241
Mpumalanga Province
South Africa
Hotel Type

The five - star Highgrove House Hotel is nestled in the rolling hills of South Africa's beautiful Mpumalanga province. Set among indigenous forest, this country boutique hotel was awarded 'Best Small Luxury Hotel in South Africa' for three years in a row. The owners of the luxurious Highgrove House near Hazyview are passionate about offering every guest the very best of South African hospitality.

The setting of this romantic country retreat is very tranquil and unique to South Africa with the cold surrounding forest and the warm tropical climate of Lowveld below creating a lush garden of Eden. 

Having been voted as one of the top 10 restaurants in South Africa, this exclusive House is well known for serving delicious gourmet cuisine. Dining by candlelight combined with fine wines makes for a memorable experience. The Hotel can be reached from Johannesburg within 4 hours by can making it an ideal location for a stop over before heading to the famous Kruger National Park.


The eight well - appointed suites are located in tropical gardens with each one featuring unique decor with welcoming fabrics and comfortable posters beds. The private lounges feature a fireplace to keep guests warm during the cooler winter nights. The 2 Orchard Suites offer private Jacuzzi's and swimming pools in the privacy of their gardens.

Room features:

  • Separate sitting rooms
  • Log fires
  • Air-conditioning
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • En-suite bathrooms with bath and showers
  • The Internet and wireless access
  • Safes.


  • Reception
  • Bar
  • Lounge
  • Library
  • Shop
  • Dining room
  • Patio with vibrant wallpapers
  • High backed chairs.

Activities and Attractions

  • Kruger National Park
  • Panorama Route
  • Hikes through the surrounding forest
  • Bird watching
  • Horse-riding
  • Golfing
  • Game viewing in the Kruger National Park (25 minutes away).

Access to the Hotel from KMIA and Johannesburg

Located in a malaria free area, the closest Airport is the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport which is 45 kilometres away. From Johannesburg by road, follow the N4 to Nelspruit. When reaching Nelspruit, turn left onto the R40 to White River / Hazyview where the turning to the House is 30 kilometres from White River.

This Hotel is the perfect hotel for a romantic getaway. The old farmhouse has been turned into a Boutique Hotel with upmarket fittings, furnishings and well - trained staff who look forward to welcoming you.

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

  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Telephone
  • TV



Mornings begin with alfresco breakfasts in the Victorian gazebo, whilst evening highlights are the sumptuous gourmet dishes, fine wines and impeccable service of the candlelit restaurant. The five star Highgrove House has been awarded the prestigious Chaine des Rotisseurs blazon. To maintain an atmosphere of Fine Dining, dress code for dinner is smart.


Guests staying at the five star Highgrove House in Mpumalanga, South Africa, are welcome to take a leisurely and refreshing swim in the outdoor swimming pool which is surrounded by the country estate's lush garden.

Nearby activities & attractions
  • Antique shops
  • Artist's workshops
  • Bird watching
  • Botanical gardens
  • Fishing
  • Golf courses
  • Horseriding
  • Hiking
  • Hot air ballooning
  • White water rafting
  • Helicopter flips
  • game drives

  • Garden
  • Helipad
  • Nearby golf course
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Wake-up call

Available Rooms

Standard Luxury Suite

# Rooms:

Standard luxury suite features:

  • En suite bathroom with bath and shower
  • Luxurious bathrobes
  • Pure cotton sheets
  • Goose down duvets
  • King-size or twin beds.
Single Room R3120
Double Room R4160

Executive Garden Suite

Executive Garden Suite features:

  • Views over the valley and orchards
  • Private garden
  • Private veranda
  • Comfortable seating
  • Private Sitting Room
  • Wood fire place
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Chef’s baked biscotti/biscuits
  • Mini bar
  • Full DSTV with Smart TV
  • Magazines/books
  • Complimentary Sherry decanter.

Separate spacious bedroom features:

  • King Size bed
  • Egyptian Cotton linen
  • Goose down duvet
  • Pillow menu
  • Overhead fans
  • Air –conditioned
  • Safe
  • CD player and selection of CD’s.

Private Courtyard features:

  • Outside shower
  • Large bath sheets.
Single Room R3680
Double Room R4900

Executive Orchard Suite

# Rooms:

Executive orchard suite features:

  • Separate sitting rooms
  • Open fireplaces
  • Secluded verandas with views of the forest or valley and avocado orchards
  • En suite bathroom with bath and shower
  • Luxurious bathrobes
  • Pure cotton sheets
  • Goose down duvets
  • King-size or twin beds.
Single Room R3680
Double Room R4900

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -25.135114

Longitude: 31.006372

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Star Rating

5 Star


  • Repeatedly awarded Best Small Luxury Hotel in South Africa
  • Rated one of the top 10 restaurants in South Africa


  • AA Quality Assured Associate
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