Beautiful Lodge For Sale in South Africa
Lodge – situated in Graskop, Mpumalanga
Lying to the East of South Africa you will find the magical Province of Mpumalanga. An area renowned for its stunning beauty, great mountain peaks and deep valleys.
it is here that you will find the Lodge. The perfect oasis for the weary traveller.
This Lodge is situated in the small town of Graskop (meaning ‘Grassy Hilllock’). The town, originally set up in the 1880s as a gold mining camp now serves as a prime tourist destination and is home to lush forestry plantations.
The area is ideally suited for day travel as it lies on the famed Panorama route and is within easy travelling distance of the famous Kruger National Park.
Areas of interest within the area include, Pilgrims Rest, The Pinnacle, GODs Window, the Blyde River Canyon, the third biggest canyon in the world and many renowned waterfalls.
The Graskop Gorge lift company recently opened in Graskop, which is already proving to be a massive draw card for both foreign and local tourists.
So, if sipping cocktails next to the crystal clear pool and watching the ever present Pin-tailed Whydahs at sunset, is your idea of a good time, then this lifestyle business is for you.
About the Area:
Graskop is a small town in Mpumalanga province, South Africa. it was set up in the 1880s as a gold mining camp but it now serves as a tourist destination and the timber industry. The name is Afrikaans for grassy hillock. ‘God’s Window’, a scenic view from the escarpment of the Lowveld below, is located outside the town.
Graskop is 14 km south-east of Pilgrim’s Rest and 28 km north of Sabie. it was laid out between 1880 and 1890 on a farm belonging to Abel Erasmus, Native Commissioner of the Transvaal Republic. Named after a grassy hillock (Afrikaans gras, ‘grass’, kop, ‘hillock’). Originally it was a mining camp. it is the best place to view the “Edge of the Lowveld”, with a sudden drop of 700 metres.