South African Hotels
Address
Farm D2, Peebles Road
between White River and Hazyview
Mpumalanga
South Africa
Rating
Hotel Type
Family, Leisure
R12770.00SINGLE RATE
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Guests staying at the five-star graded umSisi House enjoy complete privacy with their family and friends. This villa in Mpumalanga, South Africa, offers an exclusive-use, luxury accommodation option for small private groups consisting of up to six guests. A unique characteristic of the house that can only be booked on an exclusive basis is its stylish African design and decor, in which a wonderful combination of contemporary African chic and classic English can be seen. Due to the small size of this establishment, guests are provided with personal service in the small, privately owned and managed, five-star country retreat.

Located in 60 hectares of wonderful nature and bush, within the magnificent Jock of the Bushveld Conservancy, the house is ideally located in the Peebles Valley between White River and the Numbi Gate entrance to the southern Kruger Park. This gate lies only a 15-minute drive away. The house provides a great getaway destination for small groups who wish to explore the Kruger National Park, the scenic Panorama Route and take part in the many adventure activities.

The umSisi experience includes exceptional comfort, modern amenities, delicious home-cooked meals with local, seasonal produce, beautiful rock gardens, 10 kilometers of scenic mountain hiking trails, space, tranquility, and the opportunity to discover the many attractions which lie in close proximity.

Accommodation

This exclusive hotel features three en-suite bedrooms for six guests, and can only be booked on an exclusive basis. A minimum of four guests is required for at least two nights to be able to stay at this private villa. The accommodation package includes all meals and picnics, local drinks, complimentary fruit, fruit cordials, WiFi Internet access, activity booking services, and laundry.

House features:

  • Three bedrooms
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Master suite features a dressing room
  • Colonial paddle fans in all rooms and on the veranda
  • Luxuriously appointed bathrooms
  • Large showers, deep baths, and nice views

Facilities

  • Swimming pool with sun loungers and umbrella
  • Veranda with dining area
  • Charcoal-fired oven / barbecue / braai
  • Outdoor furniture and day bed
  • Fireplace in the sitting room and heating
  • Jacuzzi in the rock garden
  • Forest, beautiful garden, mountain trails
  • Exceptional views of Legogote Mountain
  • WiFi Internet access
  • Wide selection of books and other reading material in the library
  • TV room offers natural science reference books featuring the region's wildlife, as well as guide books and maps
  • Satellite TV with an HD decoder / recorder, DVD player, and a large collection of movies
  • Games and puzzles
  • Speakers in all the entertainment areas allowing guests to connect their iPods
  • Complete wheelchair access

Children

Children of all ages are welcome to stay at the five-star hotel. The Kruger Lowveld region of Mpumalanga offers wonderful local activities for educating and entertaining families with children. The Kruger National Park Safaris, which are conducted in open game-viewing vehicles with experienced guides, can also be tailor-made to match the requirements of children. This house is the perfect destination for a family holiday, with several exciting features and activities available for the children.

Children's features:

  • DVDs and children's books
  • Access to well-known children's channels through satellite television
  • Board games including scrabble, perudo, monopoly, risk, jenga, playing cards and puzzles of varying degrees of difficulty
  • Art and craft materials
  • Toys for the pool and garden
  • Safety turtle monitor and wristbands (water safety with pool in garden)
  • Travel cot and a high chair

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

  • Bedside table
  • Ceiling Fan
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Writing desk

Restaurants

Dining

The accommodation package at the umSisi House includes all meals and picnics, local drinks, as well as complimentary fruit and fruit cordials.  Guests may express their special dietary requirements so that meals according to the preferences are available to provide an unforgettable dining experience.

The Spa

Guests staying at the umSisi House have a professional Yoga teacher and a massage therapist available. Guests may choose their preferred spa treatment from the available choices. Kahuna, Lomi Lomi, Swedish massage, basic Shiatsu other traditional massages are available and can be pre booked. Years of experience and with the therapist's intuition, the body and mind unwind from the daily stress factors our bodies are exposed to.

Treatments offered include:

  • Massages
  • Reflexology
  • Reiki & Sound Healing
  • Yoga.

Spa treatments
  • Massages
  • Reflexology
  • Reiki & Sound Healing
  • Yoga
Yoga

Besides reflexology and massages, the umSisi House offers guests a Yoga Instructor, who teaches a gentle Hatha / Vinyasa class which is preferably conducted outdoors or on the villa's veranda overlooking the beautiful valley.  The teacher's passion lies in connecting guests with nature through stretching and strengthening the mind and body with a relaxing and enjoyable yoga experience.

Swimming

This property provides an outdoor swimming pool in the garden.

Game drives
  • Full day game viewing experience includes gourmet picnic hamper in the Kruger Park
  • Early morning game-drive, returning to umSisi House for lunch and an afternoon relaxing in your African villa

  • Morning at umSisi House, departing on an afternoon game-drive, returning to umSisi House for dinner

  • Early morning game-drive returning to umSisi House for lunch, then back to the park for the rest of the afternoon

  • Night game drives and walking trails can also be arranged upon request (minimum age restriction).

Nearby activities
  • 4X4 Adventures
  • Abseiling Adventures
  • Big Swing
  • Fly-fishing
  • Gold Panning
  • Helicopter Flight over the Blyde River Canyon
  • Hiking and Walking Trails of the Panorama Route
  • Horse Back Riding
  • Hot-Air Ballooning with 'Balloons over Africa
  • Luxury Canoeing
  • Mountain-Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Quad-Biking Adventures
  • The Crystal Tour
  • Trout Fishing
  • White Water Rafting
  • Skyway Trails.
Golf
  • White River Golf Course, White River
  • Skukuza Golf Course, Kruger National Park
  • Sabie River Golf Course, Hazyview
  • Nelspruit Golf Course, Nelspruit.
Nearby attractions
  • Chimp Eden
  • Elephant Whispers and The Elephant Sanctuary
  • Hoedspruit Research and Breeding Centre
  • Lowveld Botanical Gardens
  • Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
  • Silk Farm and Weavery
  • Sudwala Caves
  • The Crystal Tour
  • Blyde River Canyon
  • Waterfalls
  • Graskop
  • Pilgrim's Rest
  • Hazyview
  • Sabie Town.

  • Barbeque & braai area
  • Garden
  • Hiking trails
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • WIFI
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Game drive safaris
  • Housekeeping service
  • Secure parking
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Wellness & Beauty treatments
Children Activities
    • DVD's and children's books
    • Children channels on satellite television
    • Board games including scrabble, perudo, monopoly, risk, jenga, playing cards and puzzles
    • Art and craft materials
    • Toys for the pool as well as garden
    • Safety turtle monitor and wristbands for water safety
    • Travel cot
    • High chair.

Available Rooms

Standard

# Rooms:
3

The umSisi House in Mpumalanga, South Africa, offers a total of three en-suite bedrooms for six guests. A minimum of four guests is required for at least two nights for bookings. The accommodation package at the umSisi House includes all meals and picnics, local drinks, complimentary fruit, fruit cordials, WiFi internet access, activity booking service, and laundry.

House features:

  •  Three bedrooms
  •  En-suite bathrooms
  •  Master suite features a dressing room
  •  Colonial paddle fans in all rooms and on the veranda
  •  Luxuriously appointed bathrooms
  •  Large showers, deep baths and nicest views.
Single Room R12770
Double Room R12770

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -25.225105

Longitude: 31.071875

Directions

Directions from the KMIA Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit to the umSisi House (drive 23.0 km / about 26 min):

- Head southwest
- Go through 1 roundabout 2.3 km / 4 min
- Follow R538 7.6 km / 8 min
- Turn right toward R538 2.9 km / 4 min
- Turn right onto R538 9.0 km / 7 min
- Take Peebles Rd to your destination 1.3 km / 2 min
- Turn left toward Peebles Rd 450 m
- Continue straight onto Peebles Rd 850 m
- Turn left 14 m

Destination:
umSisi House, At Home in Africa, Private Country House, Farm D2, Peebles.

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Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star

Memberships

  • Portfolio of Country Places City and Safari Collection
  • Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
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