Dullstroom, Mpumalanga


A winding river, majestic cliffs, imposing krantzes and rolling hills – all these await you at Komati Gorge Lodge & Wildlife Reserve – one of the most alluring Lodges in Mpumalanga. This untouched expanse of more than 2500 hectares with its thorn bushveld and highveld grassland offers an unparalleled experience to lovers of the outdoors. Whether your interest is fishing, bird-watching, wildlife, boating, walking or just relaxing in a beautiful, tranquil setting, you’ll find what you want, and more, at Komati Gorge.

Wherever you look, you will see breathtaking scenes of natural beauty. Mysterious gorges, dense forests, cascading water, indigenous trees and flora and creatures of all kinds – from a brightly coloured butterfly to a stately kudu. All these creations of nature in one place. Come to the resort and experience the joy and tranquility of Komati Gorge 4 Star Lodge. It is less than three hours from Johannesburg on the Drakensberg Escarpment in Mpumalanga between Carolina and Machadodorp.

We are Pet Friendly:
Looking for accommodation in Mpumalanga that is pet-friendly? Komati gorge lodge allows your little furry friends to join you on your holiday. Bring your best friend (husbands and children also welcome) and relax in this hamlet of thatched cottages, which provides affordable luxury in a most dramatic setting. Pets stay free. All small breed dogs are guaranteed to love it but be prepared for their newfound ‘farm dog identity’. They’re bound to enjoy the open spaces and places to explore. You’ll embrace the peaceful trip back home as your exhausted furry friends sleep contentedly in the back..

Komati Gorge Lodge is the kind of place where you make memories that will last a lifetime! Breathtaking scenery coupled with all the activities at the lodge can ensure that there will never be a dull moment. Whether you want a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle of the city or a fun filled, action packed holiday, we offer 4 star accommodation in Mpumalanga that will leave you wanting more. If you want to know more about the services we offer at our self-catering units, click on the link for our a-z list about Komati gorge lodge.

Leopard Suites 1-6
Lounge area with fireplace, small kitchen with dining area, huge bath and separate toilet, private verandah with braai, DSTV, electric blankets. Sleeps 2 in a queen bed.

Kingfisher House
Lounge with fireplace, dining area and kitchen, 3 bedrooms, guest toilet, private verandah and braai area, DSTV.  Sleeps 8, 4 in two queen beds and 4 single beds.

River Lodge Suites 1-4
Lounge area with gas fireplace, spacious bathroom with corner bath and separate toilet, DSTV, Electric blankets.  Sleeps 2 in a queen bed.

Zebra Cottage
Huge lounge with fireplace, dining area, kitchen, 2 bedrooms en suite, loft room, private verandah with braai, DSTV.  Sleeps 6, 4  in two queen beds and 2 in the loft.

Yellowwood Manor
Lounge with fireplace and Bar, dining area, fully equipped kitchen, guest toilet, 4 bedrooms en suite, loft room for kids, private verandah with braai area, DSTV and this house is situated right on the river.  Sleeps 10 in 3 queen beds and 4 single beds.

Firefly Cottage
2 bedrooms, full bathroom, lounge, dining area and fully equipped kitchen. Private verandah and braai area. DSTV.  Sleeps 2 in 1 queen bed and 2 singles in day beds.

Butterfly House
1 Bedroom, full bathroom, fully equipped kitchen. Private verandah with braai area. DSTV.  Sleeps 3 in 1 queen bed and a single bed

Please be advised we take a minimum of 2 nights bookings over normal weekends and 3 nights over long weekend.  All bookings must be confirmed via e-mail or fax.

Other Facilities

  • Splash pool
  • Table Tennis Table
  • Lapa and veranda overlooking the river
  • Various walks and hiking routes
  • Snooker table and darts
  • Fishing rods for hire

Please note that rates are subject to change for 2019

Leopard Suites 1-6

  • R1600 per unit per night

Kingfisher House

  • R3400 per night for the house.

River Lodge Suites 1-4

  • R1100 pppn inclusive of 3 course dinner as well as breakfast.

Zebra Cottage

  • R3100 per night for the house.

Yellowwood Manor

  • R5600 per night for the house.

Firefly Cottage

  • R2400 per night for the unit

Butterfly House

  • R2100 per night for the house

Admin Fee:

  • R55.00 once off per reservation