The accommodation is rustic, self catering and cleaned on a daily basis.  All linen, pillows, towels, cutlery, crockery, pots, pans and cooking utensils are provided.

With no TV, this is an ideal opportunity to take a break from modern life and simply enjoy nature.  Electricity is available and is generated by solar panels and stored in batteries.  Please leave high energy consuming items like hair dryers and electric blankets at home.

Gumtree can accommodate up to 14 guests and consists of 3 bedrooms, lounge/dining/kitchen area, 5 toilets, 4 washbasins and 2 showers.  It has a gas geyser, a gas fridge/freezer, four plate gas stove with oven and a Jewel wood stove for those cold winter days.  An outside braai area is available.  This building is ideal for families or friends as the below chalets are suited for couples only.

Oaktree consists of 3 cosy rondavel style sandstone chalets, each containing a double bed, a bathroom with a shower, basin and toilet.  The kitchenette comes equipped with a double gas plate and a fridge/freezer.  A Dover wood stove is also fitted for those cold winter days.  An outside braai is available at each chalet.

Visitors are required to bring their own firewood and ice.

It is important to note that only SUV's and pickups can access the reserve. The access road is NOT suitable for sedan vehicles. On a first visit to the reserve it is advisable to arrive before sunset.