Dawsons Conference & Functions

Dawsons Game and Trout Lodge offers fully inclusive packages as well as day packages, to suit your every requirement. With magnificent views, neat venues and amazing staff conferencing at Dawsons Game and Trout Lodge is effortless.


• Nguni1 – boardroom 12, cinema 30, ushape 15, schoolroom 20

• Nguni2 – boardroom 12, cinema 30, ushape 15, schoolroom 20

Dawsons Game and Trout Lodge


Dawsons Game and trout lodge offers exclusive, luxury accommodation in eight colonial styled rooms overlooking the magnificent Mpumalanga escarpment. Our elegant venue and breathtaking gardens provide private and intimate settings for the ceremony.

Once vows have been exchanged, the venue offers numerous photographic opportunities in the gardens. It’s the ideal getaway for those looking for peace, privacy and wonderful cuisine.


All of our guests have full access to a wide variety of activities whilst staying at Dawsons Game and Trout Lodge. There is something for everyone – whether you want to wander along the river on an afternoon stroll or go on a Quad biking Adventure, we can organise it for you.

Dawsons Game and Trout LodgeHiking and Walking

The hiking or walking opportunities on Dawson’s are endless. Walk along 100-year-old water canals to a spectacular waterfall or climb to Leonard’s Rock, the highest point of the surrounding mountains, and enjoy the magnificent view overlooking the entire valley. Restricted by very little as there are no dangerous animals to be wary of, you can explore every inch of our 2000 hectare property. As a result, we are an ideal location for young children to experience nature and make the most of wide-open spaces. Please ensure you let us know where you plan to hike and that all necessary safety precautions are adhered to.

Horseback Safaris
Hoofbeat Safari’s – offers professional horse rides for all ages and gives you the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful lowveld scenery as well as game viewing on horseback. Great packages are on offer which adds value to your ride and really creates that experience of a life time”. Visit www.hoofbeatsafaris.com for more information.

Dawsons Game and Trout LodgeSightseeing in and Around Dawsons
Dawson’s Game and Trout Lodge, is situated in Mpumalanga (meaning “the rising sun”) which is well known for its spectacular scenery, wild life and historical interest. Exciting day drives can be taken to nearby Barberton, Pilgrims Rest (home of the South Africa’s historic Gold Rush), Grasskop, Sabie and Swaziland, as well as the Kruger National Park.

Quad Biking
This is a great activity for families to enjoy together as well as corporate groups as part of a team building exercise. We offer some thrilling and exceptionally beautiful trails with something for everyone to enjoy.

In no time a total novices will be hitting the target in good groupings and notching respectable scores thanks to the expert tuition of our experienced instructors.

Clay Pigeon Shooting
Experience the thrill of a clay pigeon disappearing in a cloud of dust in mid air. A variety of course layouts cater for all, from families to corporate groups. All equipment included. We give you the opportunity to give this noble sport a respectable try – you‘ll surprise yourself how well you do under the expert guidance and reassuring manner of professionals.

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