Dullstroom has come to rival Clarens, Magoebaskloof and other picturesque locations as travellers discover this gem in Mpumalanga and rave about it from the moment they arrive. One way of experiencing this paradise is to visit the Walkersons Hotel & Spa.
Built in 1993, the five-star Walkersons Hotel & Spa near Dullstroom is a perfect blend of elegance and charm with an old-world country atmosphere. Reminiscent of a Scottish Country Manor, the property is located on an 800-hectare country estate and boasts 27 suites comprising 14 lakeside suites, 11 luxury lakeside suites, the Manor suite (suitable for families) and a Honeymoon suite.
Experience everything they have on offer, from the waters of this Fly Fishing paradise of 14 lakes and dams stocked with Rainbow Trout, walking and hiking trails, horse riding (the on-site Dullstroom Riding Centre offers horse riding at affordable rates), wildlife (red hartebeest, springbok, zebra, blue wildebeest and blesbok), golf, clay pigeon shooting, whiskey tasking, the anvil ale brewery, and naturally, the Dullstroom Bird of Prey Centre.
While staying at Walkersons Hotel & Spa, there are also five luxury self-catering family cottages. Along with the unspoiled countryside, Walkersons’enjoy the luxurious Spa and top-class service its gourmet country cuisine is another one of its significant attractions. Dining is an indulgent affair at The Flying Scotsman and a more laidback one at The Terrace where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, high tea and dinners with glorious views, while Peggy’s Bar is perfect for relaxed afternoon and pre/post-dinner drinks
Alternatively, you can enjoy the famous Walkersons scones at afternoon tea overlooking the rose gardens, or a specially prepared picnic hamper to be enjoyed down by the river. Recipient of the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence awards from 2013 to 2018 and the Travellers Choice awards in 2019 and 2021, Walkersons Hotel & Spa is ideal for exclusive weekend breaks, weddings and business conferences.