Situated in the foothills of the Magaliesberg Mountains lies the idyllic ANEW Resort Hunters Rest in Rustenburg. Surrounded by indigenous fauna and flora, this country resort is the perfect place to relax and indulge in adventure. Only a 90-minute drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria our rural resort is an oasis for city dwellers. Escape the hustle and bustle and the everyday grind to a fun-filled and beautiful location.
Get Some Fresh Air
Enjoy the taste of something new and break away from the mundane with ANEW Resort Hunters Rest’s on-site Adventure Centre. With a host of fun activities like quad biking, paintball, horse rides, archery, mountain biking, and more, you and your loved ones can get outside and make some new and exciting memories. Picnics and braais can be arranged in our stunning gardens where you can sit on the lawn under large shady trees and enjoy uninterrupted time with your people. There are also a number of fun daytime excursions in the area including visits to Brauhaus Afrika, Magaliesberg Canopy Tours, and The Cradle of Humankind.
Free & Easy Access to Kgaswane Nature Reserve
Reconnect with nature and enjoy a taste of tranquillity in the North-West. Our resort offers free access to the Kgaswane Nature Reserve which is the perfect place to flex your muscles and appreciate some of the stunning beauty of this area. Escape into the mountain with our wonderful, paved hiking path that takes you to an incredible viewing deck. Here you can enjoy incredible views of Olifantsnek and the neighbouring dam. If you’re feeling really adventurous, we recommend getting an early start so that you can enjoy the fantastic beauty of early mornings and blissful quiet at this special spot.
Perfect for bird lovers, with over 320 species being recorded in the reserve. If you’re lucky you may even spot some of the local antelope. Outdoor lovers are spoilt for choice with multiple hikes throughout this region, only a few minutes away from the resort, for all fitness levels. Discover waterfalls, epic views, and wildlife. There’s no better way to shake things up than with a healthy dose of nature, movement, and fresh air! You’ll be feeling renewed in no time.
Resort Life at its Finest
The resort itself is a luxurious and relaxing space with multiple spots to kick back and relax. Catch a game at the bar and enjoy an ice-cold drink, lounge on the large patio, and enjoy the view of our neighbouring mountain or feast on delish delights at our restaurant. We have two fireplaces in the main building where you can relax on a cold evening and enjoy a glass of wine from our stores, we also make fantastic hot chocolate.
The rooms are spread out throughout the grounds providing a sense of peace and privacy. You can watch the monkeys and birds hop in the trees from your comfortable bed. Take your time in the large shower, you have nowhere to be. Enjoy a stroll through the grounds or lounge by the pool all afternoon, enjoy a game of golf or soccer, or maybe… do nothing at all.
If relaxation is more your speed, then a visit to our peaceful little health & beauty spa is a must. Hidden away in the hills and gardens above the resort, you can enjoy a day of pampering in a serene and calming setting. Feel your stress melt away under the hands of an expert masseuse, while you breathe in the scent of essential oils and drift into reverie. We also provide babysitting services for busy mums & dads who might enjoy a moment or two to themselves.
Everything about ANEW Resort Hunters Rest tells you to leave your stress behind. From the fuss-free and thoughtfully designed rooms to the large sprawling lawns and great views. This really is the place for fun and relaxation.