Cheerio Trout Fishing and Holiday Resort

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  • Beefwood Cottage
  • Mountain View
  • Stone Cottage
  • Forest Cottage
  • Grandpas Cottage
  • Rainbow Cottage
  • Beefwood main bedroom
  • Grandpas main en-suite bathroom
  • Mountain View kitchen
  • Pauls Cottage bedroom
  • Stone Cottage bathroom
  • Mountain View’s lounge
  • Description
  • Facilities
We offer trout fishing in well-stocked dams on the property and at an owned property, On The Letaba, a 20-minute drive away. There is a swimming pool and a tennis court for guests; always something to do. Walks and mountain biking in gardens and forests provide additional recreation and exercise.

Our self-catering chalets accommodate two, four or six people. All amenities are provided and the chalets are serviced daily. Enjoy the serenity of the mountains from your private accommodation nestled among beautiful trees, shrubs and flowers. This is the ideal stopover toward Kruger National Park and other private game parks.

Tourism Magoebaskloof has established mountain bike routes, which could also be used for hiking, between the various tourism establishments in the area (accommodation, tea gardens etcetera. Visitors to the area will be able to pick up a route from any participating establishment or a hub such as Cheerio Gardens/ Stanford Lake College. The establishment owners will share the responsibility for maintaining routes and ensuring that signage is visible and appropriate. Maps of the routes will also be available. The trails consist of some single track through forests and/or open farm land, existing farm roads and paths, fire boundaries and public country sand roads. To create the optimum linkage, the routes also traverse commercial timber growers’ properties.

Presently there are 4 trails, but these will be added to on a regular and planned basis. The current routes are as follows: Stanford Lake/ Ebenezer Dam: This 5.3 km route is suitable for families with young children. It follows the edge of Stanford Lake and Ebenezer Dam on well used roads and is fairly flat. It can be extended by 3km by following the road along Ebenezer dam further and returning the same way. It can be accessed from Stanford Lake Lodge.

Cheerio/Sequoia: This 5 km route is suitable for families. It passes through the pine plantations, avo orchards and the beautiful gardens of Cheerio and Sequoia along grass paths and roads. The climb to the top of the hill is made worth the effort by the spectacular views of the Wolkberg and Cheerio Valley. It can be accessed from Cheerio Trout Fishing and Holiday Resort, Sequoia and Cheerio Gardens.

Magoebaskloof Adventures: This 10km route is for very experienced mountain bikers. 5 km of technical single track hug the contours of the Letaba Gorge through riverine forest. A steep climb gives spectacular views of Georges Valley before a steep descent back to the start. It can be accessed from Magoebaskloof Adventures.

Cheerio/ Sequoia/Bramasole/ Stanford Lake College: This 25 km route is suitable for experienced riders and weekend warriors who want to test their strength and stamina. It follows roads through plantations, gardens and natural forest, passed secluded dams and babbling streams. The climbs are steep and long but the views from the top over the Ebenezer dam towards the Wolkberg make it all worthwhile. It can be accessed from Cheerio Gardens, Cheerio Trout Lodge, Sequoia, Bramasole, Zwakala and Magoebaskloof Hotel.
  • Minimum Stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 26
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 32
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • AA Recommended
* Please enquire for further details.

32 Reviews on Cheerio Trout Fishing and Holiday Resort

Although the booking was done at short notice, everything was in order at our arrival. The evening winter cold was neutralised by a beautiful fire in the fireplace and warm blankets on the beds. We enjoyed the peace and quiet of out of season whilst still enjoying strolls on the lovely hiking trails. Bird watching was still excellent and we even managed to see a pair of Knysna louries. This place is worthwhile to visit any time of the year, although the out-of-season tariff is a bit steep.


30 July 2013

Pity about the very terrible road to this place. Had to drive slowly in first gear.


25 February 2013

Stay was wonderful. Excellent views and scenic location.


27 December 2012

Beautiful area. Great surroundings.


14 July 2011

We both very much enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend this resort.


16 June 2011
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Price & Availability

ON REQUEST
Thursday 11th September
  • Per Person Sharing:
  • R450
  • Per Person:
  • R600
  • Per Unit:
  • R1350
  • Minimum Stay:
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Grandpa’s cottage comprises a main bedroom with double bed, en-suite dressing room and bathroom with bath, a second bedroom with two single beds, a second bathroom with shower and basin, a separate toilet with basin, a fully equipped kitchenette, a lounge with sleeper couch for 5th person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; fireplace, a dining area leading on to covered back veranda, a front patio (portion covered) and a large deck overlooking the swimming pool and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite, Separate toilet
Beds Single beds, Double beds
TV DStv
Views Garden
 
Grandpa's
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Mountain ViewX 1
Includes: Self-catering
Mountain View cottage has a main bedroom with double bed with bathroom (bath) en suite, a mezzanine with stairs and with four single beds, a second bathroom downstairs comprising shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area with fireplace, a large sun lounge, with chairs and sleeper couch for 7th person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; a private patio with braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite, Shared bathroom
Beds Single beds, Double beds
TV DStv
 
Mountain View
Sleeps 6 Price:
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BeefwoodX 1
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Beefwood cottage has a main bedroom with two single beds and a bathroom en-suite (shower), a second bedroom with double bed, an adjacent bathroom with bath, basin, toilet and shower, a separate toilet with basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with three-seater couch, chair, a double sleeper couch (for 4th & 5th persons (children), a fireplace, a covered veranda and patio with braai facilities The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite
Beds Sleeper couch, Single beds
TV DStv
 
Beefwood
Sleeps 4 Price:
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Paul’s CottageX 1
Includes: Self-catering
Paul’s cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, an en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with fireplace, a patio and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. The cottage does not overlook the valley and has a restricted view.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
TV DStv
 
Paul’s Cottage
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Stone Cottage X 1
Includes: Self-catering
Stone cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, a bathroom en-suite with bath, shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with sleeper couch for 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; chairs and fireplace, garden and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
TV DStv
 
Stone Cottage
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Forest CottageX 1
Includes: Self-catering
Forest cottage has a bedroom with king-sized bed, en-suite dressing room and bathroom with bath, a second bedroom with two single beds en-suite dressing room and bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen/ dining area, a lounge with fireplace and three piece lounge suite, a large covered deck with doors from lounge and bedrooms, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds, King beds
TV DStv
 
Forest Cottage
Sleeps 4 Price:
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Rainbow CottageX 1
Includes: Self-catering
Rainbow cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, an adjacent bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchenette/dining area, a lounge with chairs, a sleeper couch for the 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; fireplace, a large deck with entrances to the lounge and bed room, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.
Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom
Beds Single beds
TV DStv
 
Rainbow Cottage
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Waratah CottageX 1
Includes: Self-catering
Waratah cottage has a bedroom with two single bebs, which can be made into a King-size bed if requested; a bathroom en-suite with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchenette/dining area, a lounge with sleeper couch for a 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; chairs and fireplace, a deck with entrances to the lounge and bed room, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds, King beds
TV DStv
 
Waratah Cottage
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Grandpa's x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Grandpa’s cottage comprises a main bedroom with double bed, en-suite dressing room and bathroom with bath, a second bedroom with two single beds, a second bathroom with shower and basin, a separate toilet with basin, a fully equipped kitchenette, a lounge with sleeper couch for 5th person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; fireplace, a dining area leading on to covered back veranda, a front patio (portion covered) and a large deck overlooking the swimming pool and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite, Separate toilet
Beds Single beds, Double beds
TV DStv
Views Garden

Mountain View x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Mountain View cottage has a main bedroom with double bed with bathroom (bath) en suite, a mezzanine with stairs and with four single beds, a second bathroom downstairs comprising shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area with fireplace, a large sun lounge, with chairs and sleeper couch for 7th person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; a private patio with braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite, Shared bathroom
Beds Single beds, Double beds
TV DStv

Beefwood x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Beefwood cottage has a main bedroom with two single beds and a bathroom en-suite (shower), a second bedroom with double bed, an adjacent bathroom with bath, basin, toilet and shower, a separate toilet with basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with three-seater couch, chair, a double sleeper couch (for 4th & 5th persons (children), a fireplace, a covered veranda and patio with braai facilities The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom, En-suite
Beds Sleeper couch, Single beds
TV DStv

Paul’s Cottage x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Paul’s cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, an en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with fireplace, a patio and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. The cottage does not overlook the valley and has a restricted view.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
TV DStv

Stone Cottage x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Stone cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, a bathroom en-suite with bath, shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchen/dining area, a lounge with sleeper couch for 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; chairs and fireplace, garden and braai facilities. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
TV DStv

Forest Cottage x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Forest cottage has a bedroom with king-sized bed, en-suite dressing room and bathroom with bath, a second bedroom with two single beds en-suite dressing room and bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen/ dining area, a lounge with fireplace and three piece lounge suite, a large covered deck with doors from lounge and bedrooms, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds, King beds
TV DStv

Rainbow Cottage x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Rainbow cottage has a bedroom with two single beds, which can be made into a king-size if requested, an adjacent bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchenette/dining area, a lounge with chairs, a sleeper couch for the 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; fireplace, a large deck with entrances to the lounge and bed room, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Private bathroom
Beds Single beds
TV DStv

Waratah Cottage x 1

Includes: Self-catering

Waratah cottage has a bedroom with two single bebs, which can be made into a King-size bed if requested; a bathroom en-suite with shower, toilet and basin, a fully equipped kitchenette/dining area, a lounge with sleeper couch for a 3rd person at an extra cost of R100.00 per night; chairs and fireplace, a deck with entrances to the lounge and bed room, a private garden and braai facilities. The deck overlooks the valley, where many birds can be seen and sometimes a duiker or bushbuck and if you are really lucky, our side striped jackal. The cottage has the DStv hotel bouquet. A surcharge of R50.00 per person for a one night stay over weekend periods.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds, King beds
TV DStv

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