A Fancy Free Experience

Just 2 1/2 hours’ drive (approximately 260km) from Johannesburg a stone throw away from Dullstroom, nestled in a tranquil landscape of rolling hills, crystalline streams and beautiful dams, you’ll discover Fancy Free Fly-Fishing Retreat.

Dullstroom & Machadodorp has become renowned for its excellent fishing facilities and is the fly fishing capital of Mpumalanga South Africa..

This delightful haven, which forms part of Mpumalanga’s prime fly-fishing region, offers the self-catering enthusiast a variety of accommodation and activities, promising an unforgettable experience for body, mind and soul.

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Magnificent environment of indigenous bush and water


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    Matuka Cottage

    This spacious retreat is the largest of our dwellings.

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    Invicta Cottage

    Simply charming both inside and out

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Excellent fly-fishing in any of the 9 unspoilt trout dams teeming with both rainbow and brown trout as well as 2 Bass Dams.

An idyllic setting for picnics, sun-downers and interesting walks.
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