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7 charming getaway homes for Gautengers under R2m

02 Mar 2018

With long weekends around the corner, you might be looking for the perfect getaway home close to Johannesburg and Pretoria. Look no further…

1. Your own ‘bush lodge’ in Bela Bela for R1.45 million

Surrounded by nature in the Elements Private Golf Reserve in Bela Bela, Limpopo, this easy-to-maintain two bedroom en-suite home is perfect for escaping on your own or with friends and family.

The two separate bedroom suites share an open-plan living area and kitchen, offering privacy, while the outside entertainment area with pool is the perfect spot for relaxing and soaking up the views.

To view the home, click here.

2. A lakeside abode in Vaal Marina for R1.995 million

Looking for a quick escape to the water’s edge? This four bedroom, three bathroom home in Vaal Marina in Vaal Dam, Gauteng, offers just that.

The open-plan living area flows out to the patio and deck, overlooking the picturesque gardens. Entertain around the braai, or soak up water views from the jacuzzi - the choice is yours.

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3. Mountain vistas in Clarens for R1.995 million

This three bedroom, two bathroom home in scenic Clarens in the Free State has been set up as a six-sleeper self-catering residence, making it ideal for getaway weekends with friends and family.

The home has north- and east-facing verandahs, as well as a balcony, bringing the stunning views inside. Extra perks include a Jetmaster braai, expandable entertainment areas and underfloor heating.

To view the home, click here.

4. Easy-chic living in Krugersdorp for R1.999 million

Boasting views as far as the eye can see, this four bedroom, three bathroom home in Heuningklip in Krugersdorp, Gauteng, offers peace, quiet and tranquillity very close to the city.

Combining farmhouse-style with minimalism, the home offers chic living spaces and bedrooms, with screed flooring, the farmhouse-style kitchen, double-volume entrance hall and red barnyard-style door adding to its appeal.

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5. A stone cottage with views in Dullstroom for R1.55 million

Overlooking a pond in Critchley Common Estate in picturesque Dullstroom, Mpumalanga, this stone cottage oozes charm and character.

The home has four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a fireplace with timber mantle and breakfast bar, and is within walking distance of shops and restaurants.

To view the home, click here.

6. A private bush escape in Modimolle for R1.1 million

Secreted away in the bush in an eco estate in Modimolle, Limpopo, this home offers complete privacy.

With one bedroom and bathroom, the modern home is ideal for a small-scale getaway weekend, with exposed beams and a viewing deck adding to its intimate appeal.

To view the home, click here.

7. A home off the beaten track in Kaapsche Hoop for R1 497 500

This quaint home in Kaapsche Hoop, Mpumalanga, puts horse riding trails, restaurants right on your doorstep.

Offering three bedrooms, two bathrooms, scenic surrounds, a borehole, easy-to-maintain garden and so much more, this home is ideal for a break from the city.

To view the home, click here.

- Ula van Zyl

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Ula van Zyl

Ula van Zyl

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