Oliver's Main Lodge View from the White River Golf Course

Oliver’s Fact Sheet 2018

The Restaurant

Mouth-watering continental & Mediterranean dishes are served from our a-la-carte menu together with only the finest wines from our well-stocked wine cellar. Fun-dining with fondue and raclette may be enjoyed in the privacy and irresistible romantic ambience of our wine cellar. We cater for all functions i.e. weddings, special family occasions, conferences, wine tastings, etc.
Oliver's Restaurant

Wellness & Beauty Clinic

Guest may laze away the day at our pool or pamper themselves at our in-house “Wellness & Beauty Clinic”, operated by professional skin and body therapists offering a variety of massages, face and body treatments.
Oliver's Wellness & Beauty Clinic


All the facilities of the White River Country Club may be enjoyed and they include golf, tennis and squash. Golf lessons may be arranged with the club pro. Golf bookings at courses nearby may also be arranged including the prestigious Leopard Creek Golf Course in Malelane (mid-week only)
Oliver's from the 7th Hole on the White River Golf Course
Oliver's Front Entrance

The Area

Surrounded by the lush forests of the Mpumalanga province, the lodge in situated on the secure White River Country Estate and overlooks the first green of the 18-hole championship White River Golf Course. The area is well known, not only for its superb temperate sub-tropical climate, summer as well as winter, but also for its many scenic and adventurous attractions. The lodge is within close proximity of the world-renowned Kruger National Park as well as the Blyde River Canyon with panoramic drives along the escarpment and lies in a Malaria-free area. The nearby Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport gives easy access to and from any major city local and international.

The Lodge

The intimate comfort of our establishment and beautifully appointed rooms allow our guests to experience the marriage between Austrian flair and subtle African influences. We off different room categories:

  • 4 Exclusive Standard Rooms
  • 1 Exclusive Standard Family Room
  • 5 Luxury Rooms
  • 2 Executive Suites

All rooms have private verandas/balconies with splendid views over the golf course. They are individually furnished with King-sized beds – twin beds may be requested. The bathrooms are all en-suite with separate showers and baths, heated towel-rails and luxury bathroom amenities. All the rooms are equipped with DSTV, telephone, minibar with snacks, air-conditioning, heater, coffee & tea facilities, safes, hairdryer and bathrobes.

Oliver's Luxury Loft Room 9
The Luxury Rooms and Suites also each have a fireplace with a cosy seating area in front. The bathrooms all have a separate WC and bidet. The Executive Suites have a separate lounge and bedroom, each with a fireplace and the bathrooms boast a private outside shower with views over the golf course.
Oliver's Luxury Rooms and Suites in front of the Lodge Pool

Things to do in the area:

Visit the Kruger National Park – closest gate is Numbi Gate (+/- 25 minute drive from the lodge)

Sight-seeing at:

  • Blyde River Canyon
  • Bourke’s Luck Potholes
  • God’s Window & Pinnacle
  • The Three Rondawels
  • Pilgrim’s Rest
  • Numerous spectacular Waterfalls
  • Sabie & Graskop
  • Shangana Cultural Village
  • Sudwala Caves
  • Botanical Garden in Nelspruit

Fun activities such as:

  • Helicopter Trips
  • White Water Rafting
  • Quad & Mountain Biking
  • Big Swing in Graskop
  • Fishing
  • Elephant & Horse Riding
  • Micro lighting

Shopping at Riverside Mall, Ilanga Mall and The Grove in Nelspruit with Cinemas, Entertainment and Casino.

Country Shopping at:

  • Casterbridge Farm in White River
  • Perry’s Bridge Trading Post in Hazyview

Distances from major attractions, cities and towns:

  • 25 km from Nelspruit
  • 7 km from White River
  • 35 km from Numbi Gate
  • 45 km from Phabeni Gate
  • 80 km from Paul Kruger Gate
  • On the doorstep of the Panorama Route
  • 22 km from Kruger Mpumalanga Airport
  • 200 km from Maputo – Mozambique
Blyde River Canyon

Luxury Family House

Situated right next to the lodge and in front of the pool, this private house offers 4 bedrooms (2 king-size and 2 queen-size), sleeping 8 people.  Two of the rooms have en-suite bathrooms and the other two rooms share a bathroom.  The house also has an open-plan lounge, dining room and kitchenette walking out onto a private verandah.  It is equipped with DSTV, telephone, minibar with snacks, air-conditioning, heaters, coffee & tea facility, safes, hairdryers and bathrobes. Teh house also offers 2 privare and secure parking bays.
Oliver's 4-Bedroom Luxury Family House

Directions to the Lodge

From Johannesburg: Take the N4 to Nelspruit. Just before Nelspruit, bear right and stay on the N4 (R40) to White River. Turn left at the Exit 325. At Stop turn right, at second traffic circle turn left. At second traffic light turn left and keep straight on the R40 towards White River. As you enter White river, turn left at the second traffic light into Danie Joubert Street. Turn right into Tom Lawrence Street at the next traffic light. At the second traffic light turn left into Theo Kleynhans Street. Travel for 2.3 km and at traffic circle, take the Phalaborwa (R40) exit. After 2.5 km turn left and Oliver’s will be on your left 800m further.

From KMI Airport: At traffic circle, turn right onto the R538 towards White River, turn left at T-junction. Travel straight for 4.9 km. Turn right at Stop towards White River. Keep straight for 2.5 km. At stop turn right. Go straight through the traffic light and at the T-junction turn right into Tom Lawrence Street. At the second traffic light turn left into Theo Kleynhans Street. Travel for 2.3 km and at traffic circle, take the Phalaborwa (R40) exit. After 2.5 km turn left and Oliver’s will be on your left 800m further.

Tel: +27 (0) 13 750 0479 / +27 (0) 13 751 5533
Cell + 27 (0) 82 328 8025


Map to the Lodge