Pet Friendly Cottages - Magaliesburg, Gauteng.

A Better Rest Than All The Rest....

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Overview of our Self-catering, Pet-friendly Accommodation in Magaliesburg, Gauteng

Each cottage at Saamrus has a special character, with every convenience to make your stay more comfortable and memorable. Most of the cottages are at least 50m apart, except Tarentaal and Kiewiet which are about 15m apart. We have used reeds and hedges for screening to give you maximum privacy and seclusion.

Units include the following:

·     A fenced garden for the dogs.

·   A private braai at each unit with an extra fire pit at most of the units.

·  Fireplaces in all cottages. Most cottages have ceiling fans or loose-standing fans. Some units have wall-heaters for extra heating in winter.

·   DSTV access in all units, please bring your own decoder and card .

·  Kitchens are fully equipped including: fridge, microwave, two-plate gas stove, kettle, toaster, pots and pans, crockery and cutlery, dishwashing liquid and dishcloths. Braai utensils are also supplied.

· Bathrooms with showers and romantic baths for two (only in some cottages). Towels, soap, air freshener and toilet paper are supplied.

· Bedrooms: Supplied with bed linen, pillows and blankets. Electric blankets in some units.

·   Firewood for sale. Staff on duty will deliver to your unit.


Privacy Map
Click map to see distances
and layout of Saamrus.

Contact Us

Cell no: 0724871733


We are social!

Please Note!

Units are not normally serviced during your stay. Servicing can be requested at an extra charge. 

(rates displayed in the units)

The 4 units at the foot of the hill

Close to the bird-haven indigenous bush and river walks. These cottages can be reached by car.

Tarentaal & Kiewiet

Sleeps 2 people max.

Ideal for a couple or two friends sharing.Twin thatched cottages surrounded by indigenous trees with prolific bird life.



Sleeps 2 adults and 2 children. 

Suitable for a couple or group of up to four. Charming, private cottage with dense indigenous trees behind it, and a view of a meadow in front.


Die Plaashuis

Sleeps max 8 adults and 2 children. 

Suitable for a group of 6 to 10.
Spacious old farmhouse (circa 1945) ideal for a family or friends getting together to catch up.


The 6 units on the hill

These units are only accessible by 4 x 4, diff-lock bakkie or on foot. In wet weather a serious 4 x 4 or on foot only. If you drive a normal sedan car only and wish to stay in one of these units you can park your car in a safe parking area at the foot of the hill and walk the 200m to 400m uphill. Our staff on duty will help you carry your luggage for a tip of R20 each on arrival and departure.


Sleeps 2 people max.

Ideal for a couple or two friends sharing.

Very private and secluded cottage is situated half way up the hill away from other cottages in the bush.


Karee & Olienhout

Each sleeps 2 people max.

Both ideal for a couple or two friends sharing.

Cosy open plan cottages high up on the hill with breathtaking views in all directions.



Sleeps 2 adults and 2 children.

Suitable for a couple or group of up to four. Very comfortable one-bedroom cottage on the hill surrounded by natural rock and indigenous veld. Stunning views!


Sleeps 2 adults and 2 children.

Suitable for a couple or family up to four.

Very charming and spacious cottage built entirely with rocks and with a thatched roof.



Sleeps 6 people (max 4 adults)

Min. booking for 4 sharing on weekends. Ideal for two couples sharing or a group of up to six. Popular for its large wooden deck with stunning views of the mountains and valleys.
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