ARRABEG is a magical place to live and to enjoy the splendor of bush living set in the big 5 territory Greater Kruger National Park. This diverse property is built on a 12,8 ha river stand, overlooking the Mighty Olifants River. Well set above the 150 year flood line, the proximity to the flowing river is a major drawing card to this luxurious and architecturally designed home. You will enjoy custom made lights, solid teak/sleeper wood windows, doors, wardrobes, cupboards and furniture and many other beautiful features in this unique property.
This 655 m2 house was designed with flexibility in mind, with views in all directions. There are 3 outside decks, each taking in spectacular views of the river, plain, and the wildlife.
A water hole lies centrally positioned between the main house and the cottage .
The main house has an inviting reception area with an archway taking you into its very heart. The main bedroom is a masterpiece on its own, with a large walk in wardrobe, beautiful spacious bathroom with inside and outside showers.
There are 2 en suite bedrooms, (now used as a tv room and a study with a loft library. There are couches that turn into beds if required). The bathrooms have 2 doors so that they can be used as day guest bathrooms.
There is a fully fitted gym with outside shower and deck views of the river. The stately dining room is magnificent with a cathedral styled roof. Take 2 steps down to a relaxing lounge which connects to a large covered deck and a heated pool which is big enough to exercise and is powered and heated by solar panels.
The spacious well appointed luxury kitchen has a breakfast/ dining area with a separate scullery/ laundry room. There are steps down to a lower level where there is a wine cellar, store room, double garage with remote controlled doors. Also on this level there is a separate work shop. You will enjoy the upstairs where there is a fitted bar/ tv leisure lounge, and a magnificent deck overlooking the plain and water hole.
100 meters away from the main house stands Rose Cottage (230m2) which has a partially covered viewing deck overlooking the plain and waterhole.
The cottage is completely self contained. Top level has 2 bedrooms, shared bathroom, separate toilet and outside shower, open kitchen /dining and lounge area. Lower level has 2 bedrooms, bathroom, open plan kitchen/dining and lounge, outside covered patio. There is a carport, an electric fence with remote controlled gate.
The main house is fully fenced with 3 elephant proof electric fences, remote controlled gates, a heavy duty generator, capable of providing power to all 3 properties. There is an automatic irrigation system installed
An active security system covers the main house, there are 3 PBX outdoor cameras which can be remotely controlled via the internet.
Water is supplied by own borehole.
Right on the river there is a deck, shaded by 2 large Acacia trees. Perfect for sundowners.
There is additional staff accommodation (80m2) set back from the main house and cottage, comprising an open plan kitchen/ lounge, 1 bedroom with en suite bathroom and an outside covered patio.
The main house and cottage are protected by 4 lightening posts set to the required standard. There are 2 out houses containing the generator, water pump room and water storage tank.
The property comes fully furnished and equipped to a very high standard.
Grietjie is a large game reserve located within the Balule region of the Greater Kruger National Park. The big 5 are regularly seen and plains game continuously visit ARRABEG.Additional Information
|Garden||Electric fence, borehole and waterhole|
|Security||An active security system covers the main house, there are 3 PBX outdoor cameras which can be remotely controlled via the internet.|