The Oaks Cottage

  • 10 guests
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms

The Oaks, the original fishing cottage on Katrinasrust, is nestled beside ancient oak trees in a private garden, ideal for families with children who want to explore in a safe environment.

Check-in: 14h00 | Check-out: 11h00 

Minimum Stay: 2 Nights 


The cottage sleeps 10 comfortably in three double rooms and one bunk room for children, and is serviced daily by a housekeeper. The kitchen is fully equipped and additional outdoor cooking facilities include a braai, fire pit and pizza oven.


Bedroom 1: | King Bed with an aircon

Bedroom 2: | King or Twin Beds with an aicon

Bedroom 3: | Queen Bed with an electric blanket

Bedroom 4: | Two Bunk Beds with an aircon


With a shaded pergola for outdoor dining on sunny summer days and a cozy fire in the lounge for warmth in winter, it is the ideal getaway for those looking to escape to some peace and quiet. Having recently undergone a slight facelift, The Oaks still has the quaint feeling that those visiting time and time again have become used to but offers a few more modern comforts too.


The Oaks Cottage is located on Katrinasrust Country Estate, a trout farm located near Mpumalanga, a haven for people wanting to escape to the country for some peace and quiet. The estate offers accommodation in peaceful and tranquil surroundings.


WiFi | Limited 

Guests should bring all necessary provisions with them, there are no nearby shops or restaurants. Milly's Restaurant is 30 minutes away and has a lovely Deli. 

Firewood is provided 


Hiking: Feel free to explore the farm on foot, from the river to the mountains, there's so much to see and explore.

Fishing: Fish one of the dams or head down the river for a bit more of a challenge. All fishing is reserved exclusively for guests staying on the farm.

Mountain Biking: Explore the forests and hillside on your own or with company.

Picnics: Spend a lazy afternoon next to the water with a selection of seasonal treats. Booking is essential. 

Birding: From Fish Eagles to Kingfishers and Weavers to Cuckoos, come and discover the bird life on Katrinasrust.

Retreats: If you would like to host a retreat on the Estate, or would like information on upcoming retreats and workshops, please get in touch.


50% deposit required to confirm your booking. 

Cancellation within 4 weeks forfeit 50% deposit, within 7 days 100%.

Exceptions may be made for extenuating circumstances, but please communicate with us as soon as possible so that we can do our best to accommodate changes.

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Relax and unwind in a peaceful and tranquil setting. Get touch with nature and enjoy the beautiful scenery and comfortable accommodation with friends and family.


  • WiFi
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hot Tub
  • Pizza Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Fire Pit
  • Braai
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Electric Blankets
  • Fishing
  • Dedicated Work Space
  • Serviced
  • Secure Parking


  • For Friends and Families
  • Pet Friendly Stays


01 Dec 2023 - 31 Dec 2024 Mid-Week
R3,400.00 Per Unit Per Night

Sunday to Thursday

01 Dec 2023 - 31 Dec 2024 Weekend (Friday & Saturday)
R4,830.00 Per Unit Per Night

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