Have you ever wondered what a romantic getaway in Dullstroom would look like? A small town with a quirky nature such as Dullstroom is ideal for couples looking to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. In this post we have put together an array of activities that will be sure to leave a lasting impression on you and your partner.
1. Fine Dining
Dullstroom offers visitors an abundance of choices when it comes to eating out. Art of Food offers a brilliant tasting menu with a food and wine pairing. Mrs. Simpson’s Restaurant is popular and has something for everyone on the menu, perfect for a wine and dine evening. The Flying Scotsman Restaurant. at Walkersons Hotel & Spa has a log fire burning most evenings, and the traditional Scottish atmosphere delivers a unique romantic experience.
2. Horse Riding
There are many ways to take in the mountainous highland landscape of Dullstroom, but one of the best ways is definitely on horseback. Taking in the natural beauty with these spirited creatures works wonders for the soul. The Dullstroom Riding Centre on Walkersons Estate offers one hour beginner rides at R200 per person and two hour rides for experienced riders at R350 per person.
3. Romantic Walks
Dullstroom is a treasure chest of beautiful scenery that will no doubt leave you speechless. You can set out on the various trails forming part of Walkersons Estate, and make it extra special by arranging a picnic basket through Walkersons Hotel & Spa. If you are feeling more adventurous take a 45 minute drive out to Wathaba Hiking Trails, where you will find waterfalls, rock pools for swimming, and some picturesque spots that are perfect for a romantic escape.
4. Shopping & Exploring
Dullstroom is a hive of creativity. Featuring various art galleries and eccentric little shops filled with unique objects. Famous spots worth visiting include the Clock Shop, The Christmas shop, the Teddy Bear shop, and Trade Winds Décor Warehouse. You can easily spend a day getting lost in the character of this cosy town.
5. A Spa Day
The onsite Walkersons Spa provides lavish treatments suited to both men and women. At our spa the mission is to connect mind, body and spirit, leaving you and your partner in a state of true relaxation. A well deserved treat that gives couples a chance to hit the reset button.
Make sure you don’t forget to book your stay with Walkersons Hotel & Spa, the ideal location for a romantic getaway.