Plumbago Guest House


  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Disabled Friendly
  • Fully Catered
  • Laundry
  • Secure Parking
  • Swimming Pool


MpumalangaGenerally accepted to be the safari capital of South Africa, Mpumalanga is best known for

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Bird watching, Botanical, Game Drives, Golf, Hiking, Leisure, Mountain Biking, River rafting / canoeing, Squash, Tennis Court


Airport Nearby, Bar, By a mountain, Tourism attractions, Village / Town Outskirts


As you enter the wrought-iron gates, and set off along the bougainvillea-lined drive toward Plumbago Guest House, you will feel the relaxation wash over you. Plumbago is as pretty as the flower that shares its name, and is located on an avocado and banana farm, perched above the plantation looking towards the Kruger National Park in the distance. Welcome!


The 1940s jazz in the background sets the right tone for the en suite bathrooms, tea trays and fine bed linen have a casual gracefulness about them with subtle, natural tones, Jacobean print curtains, mahogany beds and abundance of vased and water-colored flowers.

The elegant pool and sauna in the beautifully tended bird-filled garden allows for relaxation. The tennis court has a viewing lapa with a mini library – complete with history-reading corner. We are fully licensed and accept all credit cards – but please do remember to book for lunch and dinner so that we can make it memorable for you.

Kruger National Park – Bushwalks, Open vehicle safaris, African Night Experience
Panorama Tour – approximately 1 day needed
Graskop and Sabie – Coffee Farm Tour, Silk Farm & Weavery, Bridge Swing, Bridge Swing, Caving by Candlelight in Pilgrims Rest, Gods Window, Three Rondavels, Blyde River Canyon, Bourkes Luck Potholes
Waterfalls – Lisbon, Berlin, Mac Mac, Bridal Veil
Walking Trails
Jock of the Bushveld – Waymarks and Memorial site
Nearby Activities – Arial Cable Trails, Golf, Cycling routes, fly fishing, quad biking, Hot Air Ballooning, White water tubing and river rafting, Horse trails, Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Eden, Elephant Sanctuary, Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Hoedspruit endangered species centre, Elephant back Safaris, Sudwala Caves
Exclusive elephant tours – elephant brushing, early morning elephant back riding

We can also arrange all beauty treatments, transfers, as well as tours to the local arttractions (of which there are many) as well as the Kruger National Park.


We are pet-friendly, but do remember
Favourite blanky, pillow or bed/basket with preferred soft toy
Water/Food containers & Food
Collar & Leash
Medication (30 min drive from the vet – for any emergencies)
Scratch pole for the kitties
Cat box and Sand
Please do not allow your animals on any furniture.
Any damage caused to the property of Plumbago – for the owners account
Pooper scoopers are not provided – please walk you pet to the bottom garden
If your pet is not trained, please use a leash
All pets are on Plumbago`s property at own risk.

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