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About Cradle of Life

Cradle of Life is located on the outskirts of Badplaas and offers an idyllic getaway to nature-loving guests. It is set against a beautiful backdrop of mountain and hillsides, and is an ideal option for groups or families.

There are 11 comfortably furnished chalets, of which each can accommodate up to four guests. Five of these chalets have private bathrooms, lounge areas and kitchenettes. Each of the remaining six chalets has two bedrooms, of which one has an en-suite bathroom. There is an additional bathroom, an open-plan living space, a kitchen and an outside veranda.

Business travellers will not be disappointed by the well-equipped conference facilities on offer. Couples hoping to start their life journey together can have an open-air ceremony before delighting in a delicious meal in the on-site restaurant.

Guests hoping to be even closer to nature can enjoy a game drive to appreciate the abundance of bird- and wild life in the area. There are also many catch-and-release fishing spots to discover. As night falls, the sky starts to twinkle with stars and provides an unforgettable sight to guests.

Wedding Venues: The property offers a unique open-air venue set against a backdrop of grassland and indigenous trees. The on-site restaurant can seat up to 120 guests and serves a variety of dishes.

Conference Venues: There are many indoor and outdoor venues accommodating between 15 and 250 delegates. Facilities include projectors, screens and stationery. Various packages are available.

  • Response Rate: 61%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 8 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 46
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 1 Reviews


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Conference Venues
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

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Reviews for Cradle of Life

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Elize Wessels
28 November 2017

Ons is baie vriendelik ontvang dis skoon netjies kos is heerlik en die personeel is beslis opgelui om hul kliente se belange 1ste te stel hul

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Cradle of Life is 7.8km from the centre of Badplaas , the nearest airport 81.1km (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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