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About Phefumula Country Retreat

Nestled snugly in the mountains, our luxurious, secluded cottages have magnificent views of the crags - ideal for when you want a breather to reconnect body and soul. Each cottage has an open-plan lounge and dining area with a fireplace, a separate bedroom with a beautiful king-size bed, a well-equipped kitchen, a double bath, a double inside shower, a double outside shower and a secluded spa bath.

Complimentary port is served on chilly winter nights and the outdoor furniture is comfortable and perfect for dinner on the patio. Meals cooked by our resident chef can be arranged on request.

The energetic can walk to the top of the Magaliesberg mountain and then wander along the ridge for several kilometers to enjoy the spectacular views on both sides. Bring your day pack, book a picnic basket with tasty homemade "goodies" and have lunch while enjoying a panorama of the oldest mountain range in the southern hemisphere. Guests can also have fun mountain biking and horse riding along one of the numerous trails.

Phefumula is surrounded on three sides by game farms, the fourth open to the mountain and the Magaliesberg Protected Nature Environment. There are a number of animals that may be seen on walks or rides. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the spectacular scenery.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 9 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Lodge
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 PM
  • Reviews: 34 Reviews


  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • AA Superior

Important Information

50% deposit to be paid within three days to secure reservation. Balance one week prior to arrival.

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      Reviews for Phefumula Country Retreat

      34 guest reviews Reviews of

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      Matthew Hope, South Africa
      12 August 2015

      Really nice place, great service and the food was really good aswel.

      Chris Horn, Mozambique
      28 July 2015

      We will defnetly recommend this to your friend's and to any one. 

      monia steyn, South Africa
      14 April 2015

      What an amazing weekend. Venue secluded and so romantic. Will be back! Thank you to Elias for amazing dinner.

      Veronica Sive, Australia
      14 October 2014

      Hidden secluded cottage well appointed and set at the bottom of an imposing mountain. Great place.

      Chane Marques, South Africa
      22 September 2014

      An awesome breakaway. Romantic, secluded and private. Elias is such a gentle soul and spoilt us rotten! The squirrels were a real treat. PS - remind Ms Carol to take her walking stick!

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      Phefumula Country Retreat Map

      Phefumula Country Retreat is 19.1km from the centre of Magaliesburg , the nearest airport 56.7km (Lanseria International Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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