Situated in the picturesque village of Kosmos, with wonderful views of Hartbeespoortdam, Willinga Lodge is a perfect romantic getaway. Only 45 minutes from Johannesburg and 40 minutes from Pretoria.
We are also only 45 minutes from Rustenburg.
Set in a beautiful tropical garden are 8 deluxe suites (five with thatched roofs). The suites are all very private with separate entrances, terraces or their own private deck (balcony in the case of the Palm suite). Seven of the suites have en-suite bathrooms with bath and/or shower, four suites have spa baths and six suites have fireplaces as well.The garden cabana is the only suite with only a shower. The well appointed suites are all equipped with bar fridges, overhead fans and coffee and tea making facilities. Toiletries are supplied.
Braai (barbeque) facilities are also available at the suites or at the thatched lapa next to the saltwater rock pool. There is a fully equipped main kitchen available for the guests who want to self-cater. The TV lounge is equipped with DSTV. The outside Jacuzzi under the trees and a saltwater rock pool are always popular in summer.
We are close to good restaurants from fine dining to steakhouses or Italian. The popular fast food outlets as well as a local Spar and bottle store are just a short drive away.
The Cable way has recently reopened and is really a lovely thing to do. We are within 15-20 min from 3 18 hole golfcourses and 3 min from a lovely 9 hole golfcourse. The Cradle of Humankind with the Maropeng centre is only 30 minutes away as well as the Sterkfontein Caves. There are two art galleries in Kosmos, three galleries in Schoemansville.
The largest African craft market and Welwitsha country market are around the corner. Bill Harrop’s as well as Discover ballooning , hot air ballooning companies. The Elephant and Monkey Sanctuary and the Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre are nearby. Sun City and Pilanesberg Game Park are only 90km away. Margaret Roberts Herbal centre, the Van Gaalen cheese farm as well as a strawberry farm are 20 minutes away. Quad biking courses, horse riding, canopy tour in the Magaliesberg and ziplining in Broederstroom as well as hiking and mountain biking are all in the area. From July 2013 we will have a full day spa here at the lodge for massages and beauty treatments. The bookings for these must be booked in advance. Bird watching & safe walks can be done in Kosmos.
Full English breakfasts are served in the Bali house, with its unique Bali roof imported from Bali, which has a stunning view of the dam. Warm hospitality and attentive service by your hosts Will and Ingrid Laarman.
English, Afrikaans, Dutch and German spoken.
- Location 128-131 Paul Kruger Ave, Hartbeespoort, 0261, South Africa
- Phone +27 (0) 12 253 0032
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Web Site http://www.willingalodge.co.za/