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About Mellowood House

Hidden in the African bush outside Bela Bela, Mellowood House is the epitome of tranquillity. Listen to the call of the wild in this bed and breakfast. Peace and quiet is guaranteed. We are 5.5 km on a dirt road, well away from the tar road. The loudest noise is birdsong. This is not a party venue and there are strict noise restrictions, no shouting, loud music or TV. No access at the main gate will be allowed after 8.30pm. Guests arriving after this time should make arrangements with us prior to arriving. Failing this, access will not be granted and deposits will be forfeited.

The Ground Floor Apartment comprises a bedroom with a king-size bed and a futon in the lounge for two children. The unit is further equipped with a bathroom, lounge, dining area and a kitchenette.

The kitchenette is fitted with a microwave, fridge and tea and coffee facilities. There are ceiling fans and heaters in the apartment as well as DStv and Wi-Fi. Guests also have access to a braai area. The Ground Floor Apartment has a separate entrance and is only suitable for two adults and two children, not for 4 adults.

Mellowood House guests can enjoy their English Breakfast in the apartment while overlooking the game animals include giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, waterbuck, nyala, impala, blesbok and sable. There is a minimum booking of 2 nights at weekends.

Guests staying at Mellowood House qualify for great golf deals at the nearby Zebula Golf Course.

We have 2 small dogs who are very friendly and don't bite.

Safari: Self-drive safari around the game farm. Walking is also safe. The largest wild animals are giraffes.

Golf: Zebula Golf Course is about 40 minutes away. We offer discounted golf.

Family friendly: There is a sleeper couch in the lounge of the apartment for young children to sleep on.

Covid Safety Approved: We totally sanitise the apartment. The apartment has its own entrance, so there is no need to enter the main house.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 3 Reviews


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Apartements
  • Bath
  • Bathroom
  • Double bed
  • Fridge
  • Iron and board
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Patio
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Shower
  • Year of construction after 2000
  • Covid Safety Approved
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

50% deposit should be paid within 2 days after booking.
English breakfast is included in the price.

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Reviews for Mellowood House

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Nompumelelo Sithole
01 December 2019

Enjoyed nature and the quietness it came with .Mountain view and animals .The accommodation was the best we had fun and the staff was very friendly.

Bridget Mkhondo
21 April 2019

Beautiful house with breathtaking views, I saw girraffes on my way to the house. However, It felt more like I was visiting the couple than being my own vacation.

Nola Elaine Fischer
09 July 2018

Loved being away from busy everyday routine in a beautiful, peaceful, secluded & warm welcoming home away from home; with my husband & 12 year old son. All enjoyed holiday break!Even if it is a distance on a dirt road to reach the Mellowood House, Bed & Breakfast, it was worth it.(Ensure you acquire direction) Stunning Guest Home with all needed creature comforts, tasty delicious breakfast (differing each morning), braaing facilities, spectacular view within the bush, nature, hills & so many stars at night!One also sees a number of wild animals roaming close by (yet feeling secure), comfortabl...
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Mellowood House is 15.9km from the centre of Bela Bela (Warmbaths) , the nearest airport 110km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling