Deruxa Cottages

Country Escape

Accommodation Overview

Self-Catering country lodge situated 1 hour from Johannesburg, ideal for group getaways and family reunions. From R250.00 per person.
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Self-Catering country lodge situated 1 hour from Johannesburg, ideal for group getaways and family reunions. From R250.00 per person.


Type: Self-Catering, Conference Venue

Capacity: 18

Rates: From R250.00 per person per night


The perfect conference and group getaway option, which lies just 40 kms north of Pretoria, in De Wagensdrift. The country style, self-catering establishment offers a selection of cottages with on-site game viewing with a range of bird species.


The 21 hectare farm proves as an ideal choice of accommodation for small families, couples and groups who can book the property out on an exclusive basis. Be it a stag party, bachelors or corporate escape. 


The on-site covered lapa boasts numerous fireplaces, stone picnic tables, seating for over 20 guests and a cosy bar with outdoor boma. The swimming pool with sun loungers makes this an ideal venue for summer and winter escapes.  


Accommodation comprises the 10 sleeper Family Bungalow, 3 x 2 Sleeper Executive Bungalows and a 2 Sleeper Standard Bungalow. 


The Family Bungalow is ideally designed for 8 adults and 2 children. The spacious old farmhouse has been internally refurbished and offers a lounge, dining room, large fully equipped kitchen and outside patio. Three bedrooms, with the main bedroom being a king en-suite with bath & shower, the second bedroom a double with own bathroom (bath only), and the last a twin bedroom with en-suite with shower only.  

The Farm House is a self-catering unit with all crockery and cutlery provided in the kitchen. This unit is serviced daily and dishwashing liquid and dishcloths are provided for any additional washing up. 


The 3 Executive Bungalows do not provide self-catering facilities, meals can be arranged in advance (the lapa can be used to prepare food on the braai or in the pizza oven) Each cottage is within close proximity to the lapa and can accommodate 2 guests on two three quarter beds or a king size bed, with en-suite shower and bath. In addition, a fireplaces, private patio with views over the bush. 


The old horse stables have recently been refurbished into the 2 Sleeper Suite.  The cottage offers an open plan studio-like bedroom and lounge, with en-suite bathroom featuring a freestanding bath & shower. The rustic stable cottage is secluded and ideal for couples with own lapa, private patio, braai facilities and outdoor counter bar and kitchenette.  There is the option of a fold out couch for children. 


The conference room can accommodate up to 12 guests in which full catering can be provided for corporates as well as intimate wedding events. 


The lodge is host to many successful functions, including birthday parties, engagement celebrations, bachelorette parties and kitchen teas, family reunions and social break-aways. 



Rates are a guide price and will be confirmed when making your reservation


10 Sleeper Family Bungalow

From R2 500.00 per night (8 adults and 2 children)


2 Sleeper Executive Bungalows

From R7 50.00 per night (2 guests)


3 Sleeper Standard Bungalows

From R900.00 per night (2 adults and 1 child)


Exclusive Use

From R6 050.00 per night (18 guests)


Lapa and Bar Hire

From R800.00



Catered rates available on request

A refundable breakage deposit may be required and will be advised when making your enquiry




House Keeping



Ceiling Fans

Secure Parking

Swimming Pool


Conference Facilities

Braai Facilities


Pizza Oven



No smoking indoors 

No pets permitted 

Children welcome  

Please bring own swimming towels

Units are serviced daily and housekeeping is included in the cost

Firewood and ice can be purchased from the lodge

Specific details

Area Activities: Bar, Bird Watching, Game Drives, Mountain Biking, Restaurant, Spa
Facilities: Air Conditioning, Fans, Conference facilities, DSTV, Fire Place, Television, Housekeeping, Wi-Fi, Bar, Swimming Pool, Braai facilities, Linen, Towels
Star Grading: Not Rated
Accommodation Type Self-Catering, Conference Venue


Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
De Wagensdrift, Gauteng, South Africa