Bar, Restaurant and Function Room
The Main Lodge building offers a fully licensed Bar and Restaurant. It is connected to the Lapa via the wrap-around deck. The deck is always open for coffee / drinks. In the Lapa area there is a Private Function / Conference Room, Indoor Braai and outside, there is a fire-pit and braai, all of which are available to guests. DStv is available in the function room.
Our bar is open in the evenings on weekdays and during the afternoon and evening at weekends. Bar meals are available throughout the day.You are welcome to come watch you favourite sporting match in the bar, while you enjoy a nice cold beer or cold drink with us.
The restaurant is open for breakfasts, lunches and dinners every day. Please book dinner by 12h00 same day and breakfast orders the night before. Group functions can be catered for either with a spit-braai or buffet. There are also several fine restaurants within easy reach at Dullstroom.
WALKS AND TRAILS
At the highest part of the Property at 2000 meters is Maraiskop – one of several natural outcroppings of rock and site of one of the last major battles in the Anglo/Boer war. Views from this area are outstanding and the rock valleys below it offer many natural picnic sites and walking trails. Owners of 4×4 vehicles and mountain bikes are welcome to explore the many trails on the property. Mountain bikes are also available for hire from the Lodge. We are pet-friendly, but to avoid disturbance to other guests dogs must be on a lead near the chalets. Please do not leave your pet unattended in your chalet as to not disturb your neighbour.
GAME AND BIRD VIEWING
On the 183 hectares of our Private Nature Reserve you will see a considerable amount of game and birdlife. Large herds of Blesbok roam the property, together with Duiker, Springbok, Oribi and Steenbok. Smaller game includes the fascinating Meercat, Serval, Aardvark, Porcupine, Guinea Fowl and Francolin. The trout dam and the wetlands beside it are home to a very wide variety of birds and small mammals. Blue crane and Secretary birds are frequent visitors.
Our spring-fed dam is always well-stocked with Trout and guests are welcome to try their hand on either a catch and release or, if they prefer, a catch and eat basis! Fly-fishing tuition is also available but booking a day in advance is essential. We have rods and other equipment for hire. Please use barb-less hooks for catch & release.
- Fly-fishing – R50 fishing permit per person per day (use your own fly-fishing equipment).
- Fly-fishing rod hire – R125 per person per day includes fishing permit.
- We work on a catch and release system but if you want to keep the fish it’s R100 per kg ungutted.
- Fly-fishing tuition – R150 per 1 hour session
GOLF DRIVING RANGE
The golf driving range is available for guest use during daylight hours. Clubs can be hired from reception at R100, or you may bring your own. Buckets of golf balls are of course also available at R50/bucket.
There is an 18 hole golf course at Belfast which is open to our guests for a small charge as well as the beautiful Highland Gate Golf Estate.
Tuition and practice are available at Greystone Lodge, with all equipment and safety items supplied for all ages. Cost to hire is R200 per bow. (we have kiddies archery also)
DAY TRIPS / TOURS
Greystone Lodge is well situated for tours around Mpumalanga and is about 21km between Belfast and Dullstroom.
Beer Tasting and a Brewery Tour is available at Anvil Ale House & Brewery or Whisky Tasting is available at Wild about Whisky in Dullstroom. We are happy to arrange visits for you.