Situated on a private game reserve, close to the
Marakele Nature Reserve,
Boschfontein offers a range of comfortable and cosy
accommodation to the nature lover.
A mere 2 hours drive from Johannesburg, Boschfontein is
an easily accessible weekend break or an ideally central
point from which to explore the nearby town of
Thabazimbi and the local attractions.
Our guest house is beautifully located with superb views
over the Waterberg Mountain
range as well as views over open plains teaming with
Impala, Kudu, Blesbuck, Ostrich, Baboons, Warthog and
Over 100 bird species are found in the area and these
can be seen in the typically bushveld flora.
Shirley and Hilton will pamper you with their South
African hospitality and ensure that all your needs are
Guests will enjoy hearty breakfasts, lovely walks and
relaxing around the sparkling pool.
Enquire about our tastefully furnished self-catering
Lunches and dinners are available by arrangement.
All our rooms are luxuriously decorated in wildlife
themes and are comfortable and bright.
Most have queen size beds but single rooms are
Also a chalet equipped for self-catering sleeping up to
Exceptional walking trails
Abundant fauna & flora
Lapa with barbeque facilities
How to get there
Follow the tar road through Thabazimbi to Marakele
National Park. Carry on past the park gate. Just before
the tar becomes gravel turn right. Travel for about 8km
and turn right into Boschfontein Guest Farm.
Clothing & Accessories
The best clothing to bring into the bushveld is light,
cream or kakhi clothing as the days can be hot.
Long sleeves and trousers are advised for the evenings.
Your swimming costume is a must and don't forget
binoculars and camera.
Health & Climate
Boschfontein Guest house is in a
The climate is typical of the area:
Summer - very hot during the day, warm nights.
Winter - warm during the day, cool nights.