Broadlands Equestrian Centre & Stud Farm, Polokwane.

    

    

  

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BROADLANDS EQUESTRIAN CENTRE & STUD FARM
Guest Farm Accommodation
Limpopo, South Africa

You will find this beautiful Equestrian Estate and Stud Farm situated on the outskirts of Polokwane (Pietersburg) City. We are located 5 minutes away from Gateway International Airport. Transfers in are available. The new Thornhill Shopping Centre is within 3 minutes of the property, and the Cycad, Platinum and Savannah Shopping Centre are within 6 minutes from the property. The property offers a tranquil atmosphere, with the Colonial style homestead that was built in 1916.

Guests can enjoy country accommodation as a refreshing alternative to the City hustle and bustle.

Our accommodation consists of unique, quaint country style cottages with elegant décor and comfortable furnishings. All accommodation offers self-catering facilities that are well equipped; as well as the option of Bed and Breakfast. Units include a thatch cottage, a cozy wooden cabin and a colonial style cottage. All units are fitted with satellite TV.

For those wanting to experience real nocturnal magic under our Limpopo skies, you can stay in our tented camp. We have 4 tents, as well as our "Owl Hideout" which is above our main lapa. Tents sleep 2 and are fully serviced. The rustic camp has a small rustic kitchen with a gas cooker for guests. Crockery and cutlery are provided. Tented camp guests are able to make use of our lapa and braai facilities up near the camp. This facility can also be made use of by school groups on summer camps.

For horse lovers and owners, you can book your pony/horse in to Broadlands, and make use of our fantastic facilities. Broadlands Equestrian Centre is an affiliated yard with The Gauteng Horse Society. We have show jumping, equitation, working riding, dressage and a lunging arena for horse rider enthusiasts.

After a tough day at the office or on the road, join one of our experienced Instructors on a sunset outride on horseback. Here, you will experience African indigenous bush surroundings and view wild cats from horseback. We also offer birding on horseback. Broadlands has a fantastic variety of bird species.

Alternatively, take a leisurely walk on our 45 hectare estate and view warthog families, duikers and guinea fowl. For our younger guests, pony rides are available.

For those combining business with pleasure, and who would like to spend a day working in amongst the horses, we offer small, basic, conference venues where you can literally work amongst the horses. Private social functions can be accommodated in our 2 thatch Lapas. Functions and conferences are also catered for. We have a catering company who are able to cater for all functions on the premises. For those with an African spirit, unique, magical and truly traditional South African braais and potjies are offered under our spectacular night sky stars. Dance and sing with our African staff around a camp fire.

Our tranquil environment offers the business and leisure traveller, the ideal opportunity to experience tranquility and total in relaxing surroundings on the doorstep of the capital of the North. This is also a malaria free region.

Goose Cottage
Luxury Accommodation

Goose Cottage offers very comfortable accommodation. It consists of a main bedroom with a queen bed, satellite TV facilities. Off the main room is a smaller room with 2 single beds.  The bathroom has a jet bath and a large shower. The lounge/dinning - kitchen area is large. The lounge has a fireplace for cold, winter evenings. A sleeper double sleeper couch can be accommodated in the lounge as well. The unit has a Weber braai on the verandah. Here, you feel very much part of the Equestrian Estate as you look out from your back
door on to one of our main arenas.

Woodpecker Cabin
Self - catering accommodation or Bed & Breakfast


Woodpecker Cabin is cute and cozy. It offers very comfortable accommodation. It consists of a main bedroom with a double bed. The bathroom is fitted with a shower. The lounge/dinning -kitchen area is very comfortable. There are satellite TV facilities in the cabin. The unit has also has braai facilities. This cabin is very private and you feel as if you are in a wooden cabin deep in the woods.

Guinea Fowl Thatch Cottage
Self - catering accommodation or Bed & Breakfast

Guinea Fowl Cottage offers very comfortable accommodation. It is decorated in true African style, where you feel very much part of the African bushveld. It consists of a main bedroom with a queen bed, a second bedroom with a double bed & a third room with 2 single beds. The bathroom has a bath and shower. There is a separate toilet (not part of the bathroom). The lounge/dinning - kitchen area is large. The lounge has satellite TV facilities. The unit has a Weber braai on the verandah.

Quail Room
B&B only


Quail Room is situated off the main 1916 Colonial-style homestead. Quail Room offers very comfortable accommodation. It is decorated in a modern-old fashion. There is a big verandah off the room with a separate entrance at the back of the main homestead. It consists of a main bedroom with a double bed. The bathroom is modern and new with a  shower. It has an old basement cellar going off it, which in past days served as a meat &  cheese curing room.

The Marula Tented Camp
Fully serviced rustic tented camp.


This is a real rustic tented camp. We have a rustic kitchen with gas cooking facilities for you. All crockery and cutlery is supplied. The ablution block offers a mens' and a ladies' bathroom.  Both bathrooms are fitted with 3 toilets and a shower in each. The facilities are new and clean. There are braai facilities, as well as a big lapa and a small lapa - both under thatch. The tents have single beds in and are very comfortable. We also have the Owl Hideout which is a big room above the lapa that sleeps 4 comfortably - family room. This is also part of the camp. The tented camp is fully serviced.

Facilities:

  • 24 hour security
  • Luxury accommodation
  • Tented accommodation
  • Braais (barbecues) at each cottage
  • Satellite TV in all cottages
  • 2 Thatch Lapas for conferences and functions
  • Small conference venues accommodating 12
  • Fully catered conferences and functions if required
  • Horse riding and organised outrides
  • Birding on Horseback
  • Pony rides for children
  • Swimming pool
  • Walks on foot and on horseback
  • Traditional bush braais
  • Holiday adventure camps for the youth
  • Leadership camps for schools
  • Airport transfers
  • Golf course nearby
  • Shopping Centres nearby
  • 2, 5 hours from main Kruger Park gate
  • Malaria free