With a variety of family-friendly accommodation options, tonnes of activities to keep the little one ones busy, and various specialised family restaurants, Dullstroom – and Walkersons Hotel & Spa in particular – is the ideal destination for a family getaway.
Family-Friendly Dullstroom Accommodation
The ultimate accommodation in Dullstroom for you and your family, Walkersons Hotel & Spa boasts 6 stunning self-catering cottages scattered around the expansive estate. These stylish units combine the much-needed independence and privacy of self-catering with 5 star amenities and furnishings.
Waterfall House and Riverview Cottage feature picturesque, hill-top views, brilliant outdoor facilities, and a spacious entertainment area. Waterfall House accommodates up to 10 guests, while Riverview Cottage accommodates 8. Hansel Cottage and Gretel Cottage each consist of two spacious en suite bedrooms and an open-plan dining room, lounge and kitchen. A familiar favourite for visitors to Dullstroom, Canyon Cottage is the perfect place to unwind in peaceful solitude. Located on the banks of small dam, this homely spot accommodates up to 10 guests in 4 large bedrooms. Finally, Hillside Cottage features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, an open-plan kitchen and lounge, and an open-air Boma.
Food for the Little Ones
Family dining at Walkersons Hotel & Spa is a mouth-watering affair, with two kid-friendly restaurants on the property. The Terrace Restaurant offers a Kiddies Menu with dishes such as spaghetti bolognaise, chicken schnitzel and chips served with a cheese sauce, 80g beef burgers and hot dogs. The Misty Trout Restaurant is our evening family dining room, where families with children under the age of 12 are treated to an array of delectable dishes from a regularly updated a la carte menu.
Dullstroom is widely considered to be the fly fishing capital of South Africa, and this just happens to be one of the most popular kids’ activities as well. So why not spend a morning or afternoon keeping the little ones entertained on the banks a fully-stocked trout dam on the Walkersons Estate? For equipment hire, and a range of tips and tricks for Dullstroom fly fishing, visit the reception at Walkersons Hotel & Spa.
Another activity at Walkersons perfect for kids of all ages is horse riding. The Dullstroom Riding Centre, based on the estate, offers pony rides on friendly and reliable animals utilising specialised “Kiddie Western” saddles. For the older ones, the centre offers one hour rides at R200 per person, and two hour rides at R350 per person.
To find out more about a family-friendly Dullstroom getaway, or to book your stay at Walkersons Hotel & Spa, get in touch with us on +27 (13) 253 7000 or email@example.com.