Discover a world of natural bounty filled with birdsong and cool shade filtering through nature’s leafy canopy. This is the paradise known as the Lowveld. In this pastoral setting four hours from Johannesburg and 20 minutes from world-renowned Kruger National Park, lies a romantic hideaway of distinctive exclusivity set amidst orchards of avocados and macadamia nuts.
Aged Jacaranda trees provide an enchanting entrance avenue to reception rooms adorned with a fine collection of antiques and Persian carpets. Repeatedly awarded the Best Small Luxury Hotel in South Africa, and proud member of Chaine des Rotisseurs, Highgrove House is a retreat for the bon vivant in search of elegant dining. Unmistakable style, fine wines and impeccable service in the candlelit restaurant have earned international acclaim.
Personal service is assured with just eight romantic garden suites luxuriously appointed with embroidered cotton linen, goose-down duvets, air-conditioning, fireplaces and many extra comforts. Orchard Suites offer the added indulgence of private saunas and swimming pools in secluded gardens. An expansive pool and the tranquil Orchard Spa are set in tropical gardens. Two couples treatment rooms, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi, bath rituals and pampering treatments using natural avocado and macadamia from the farm.
Enjoy hikes through the forest, spotting abundant birdlife. Discover the Panorama Route and Africa’s Big Five at nearby Kruger Park. Horse riding, golf, hot-air ballooning, panoramic drives, helicopter flips and more arranged with the in-house tour company. With the emphasis on refinement, dedicated service and a deservedly rated restaurant, Highgrove is a discerning choice for special occasions.
TGCSA 5-Star Country House | Complimentary WiFi hotspot | Children 10+ welcome