“The Gables” Guest House is one of the finest accommodations in the village of Wakkerstroom, with special emphasis on providing information on BIRDS. Your host Bronwen Mellor Davidson was one of the leading bird artists in South Africa and can offer advice on birding. The guest house includes a Victorian style double en-suite with its own private entrance and the “Forget-me-not” cottage.
Description of property: A BIRDING DESTINATION in the heart of a Biosphere registered as a “Grass and Wetland Reserve” in southern Mpumalanga on the edge of the great Drakensberg escarpment in a tranquil rural setting.
We are within walking distance of the wetland and bird hides on the outskirts of the village with lovely views of the surrounding hills.
Our Dutch gabled guest house caters for self caterers in a beautiful restored “Forget- me- not” Cottage.
The cottage has two twin en suite bedrooms and a delightful open plan living/dining area with fireplace; fully equipped kitchen; (stove; fridge/ freezer; microwave; toaster; kettle ect). A special Zulu Lapa enclosure for barbeques; secure parking.