The Western Breeze is an exclusive private game farm and nature reserve in the Groblersdal region of the South African bushveld.
Groblersdal is located in the south-western region of the Limpopo Province about 2 hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. 5 Luxurious fully furnished units, strategically situated for optimal privacy and a tranquil bushveld experience, makes The Western Breeze one of South Africa's most popular destinations.
The farm has natural vegetation, grasslands, hills and indigenous trees of which 70 tree species are identified and marked. The beautiful mountains flowing into valleys accommodate a wide variety of game and exotic species. Breathtaking views, hiking trails and an exquisite and rich birdlife offer our clients a personal, intimate, first hand, unforgettable African bushveld experience with all the comforts and luxury of home.
Groblersdal is known for its balmy summers and mild winters, with an average day temperature of 30°C and a night temperature of 16°C in the summer; and in the winter an average of 22°C during the day and ± 8°C or less during the night.
The average rainfall is 700 mm per year from October to March.
Greater Groblersdal is ± 920m (2,700ft) above sea level.
In-Room facilities/Unit Facilities
On-site facilities and activities
Services within 15 km
We provide facilities and venue for
Accommodation, weddings, conferences, functions and other occasions.
For the hike enthusiast we provide hiking trails with hands-on exposure to the local fauna and flora. Here you truly become one with nature again! There are several hiking trails ranging from easy through moderate to difficult degrees right outside your doorstep.
Booked game viewing drives
Abundant game including some exotic species, rich birdlife, exquisite flora and variable landscapes make each game drive of The Western Breeze a memorable experience. During this trip, crossing the borders of Diepkloof, our guests explore and appreciate nature’s scenic and breathtaking views from the luxury of an open game viewing vehicle. Remember your camera, sunscreen, binoculars and hat.
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All units are self-catering with fully furnished kitchens and spectacular views. The interior is stylishly furnished with fresh high-quality linen and towels. These units create a relaxed and rustic atmosphere and each unit has its own swimming or splash pool; thatched outdoor lapa; built-inbraai and an outdoor fire-pit for great evenings under African skies. Privacy and tranquility enjoys high priority at The Western Breeze where each guest becomes one with nature. All units are furnished with air conditioning and DSTV. Please provide your own pool towels.
A daily cleaning service may be arranged (additional cost)
Eland Lodge: Thatched lodge with 2 rustic en-suite bedrooms with a double bed and stack-bed in each. Living area with fully equipped kitchen and lounge. Sleeps 8. DSTV, air conditioning, private swimming pool and outdoor thatched lapa with built- in braai/BBQ. Mountain view.
Buffalo: Thatched lodge with 2 rustic en-suite bedrooms with a double bed and stack-bed in each. Living area with fully equipped kitchen and lounge. Sleeps 8.DSTV, air conditioning, private swimming pool and outdoor thatched lapa with built- in braai/BBQ. Mountain view.
River Lodge: Thatched lodge with 3 bedrooms: 1 En-suite bedroom with queen size double bed; 2 bedrooms with 2 single beds each; guest bathroom with shower, basin and toilet; 1 bunk bed in open plan living area. DSTV and air conditioning. Two bathrooms; fully equipped kitchen; open-plan dining/lounge area; private splash pool and thatched lapa with built-in braai/BBQ. Adjacent to the stream; Sleeps 8. Mountain view.
Oryx: Idyllic and isolated private thatched cottage. Ground level: Main en-suite bedroom, fully equipped kitchen. Upper level: Loft with 3 single beds and balcony. Air conditioning and DSTV. Private swimming pool and thatched outdoor patio with built-in braai. Spectacular view over mountain, stream and valley. Sleeps 5.
Sable: Idyllic and isolated private thatched cottage. Ground level: Main en-suite bedroom, fully equipped kitchen. Upper level: Loft with 3 single beds and balcony. Air conditioning and DSTV. Private swimming pool and thatched outdoor patio with built-in braai. Spectacular view over mountain, stream and valley. Sleeps 5.
Fully equipped kitchen. Private thatched lapa with build-in braai as well as outdoor fire pit.
Situated in the Limpopo Province on the border of Mpumalanga, 15 km (12 miles) east from the town of Groblersdal (10 minutes’ drive). Groblersdal is located in the Witbank-Middelburg area on the western banks of the Olifants river; 160 km (100 miles) north east from Pretoria (Tshwane). Only 32 km from the well-known Loskop dam.