About us

The Windmill Country Retreat is Natures Gateway, ideally situated between the quant little towns of Sabie and Hazyview, providing the perfect platform to explore the Kruger National Park, Gods Window, Natural Waterfalls and the Blyde River Canyon.

Our charming country cottages are nestled in the picturesque Sabie River Valley closest to Hazyview, on 22 hectares of pristine unspoiled property, this extraordinary location is surrounded by natural bush and forest, a mere 25 minutes from the Kruger National park and a short 30 minutes away from the breathtaking view points of the Blyde River Canyon and various waterfalls that form part of this unforgettable route.

providing the ultimate gateway to explore the entire Kruger / Lowveld region.

Our accommodation provides you with various options for couples, families and small groups, with guest cottages, family cottage and Honeymoon suite, including self catering as well as dinner, bed and breakfast options.

With scenic natural views and an abundance of wildlife that includes a vast and impressive array of indigenous trees and rare bird life, red and grey duiker, all the mongoose species as well as bush pig, bushbabies and vervet monkeys which can all be viewed at The Windmill.

Surrounding our Country Retreat you will find all major tourist attractions and activities within close proximity, including safaris to the Kruger Park, Panoramic tours of the Blyde River Canyon, Quad Biking, River Rafting, Horseback riding as well as the historic gold mining town of Pilgrims Rest and much much more, all bookable through our concierge service at our reception for your convenience.

We look forward to welcoming you at the Windmill Country Retreat.