LOCATION:   Raptors View Wildlife Estate is located on the edge of Hoedspruit – famously known as the gateway to the world-renowned Kruger National Park.

SIZE:  This secure low-density estate is 1 100ha in size and with just over 300 one-hectare freehold stands. Residents jointly own the common property.


SECURITY:  The estate is secure with tightly controlled access, electrified conservancy standards, and 24-hour security guards.   Security is co-operatively managed with adjoining conservancies to the highest standards.  All stands are unfenced and separated by game tracks and natural woodlands providing residents with privacy and allowing animals to roam freely between properties.


WILDLIFE & VEGETATION:  The estate is stocked with a variety of big and small species such as giraffe, zebra, jackal, wildebeest, impala, and koedoe, only to name a few.   Smaller animals thriving on the estate include tortoises, bushbabies, snakes, porcupines, genet, mongoose, and many more.  Birdlife thrives with over 200 species recorded over the past few years.  Typical indigenous bushveld vegetation includes Marula, Knobthorn, Weeping Boerbean, Tamboti, Combretum, and Appleleaf trees.


LEISURE:   There are three safe well-marked walking trails in the wilderness area as well as three dams and an elevated bird hide.  Residents can safely explore the estate by foot or bicycle.


ARCHITECTURE:  In keeping with the natural environment, homes on the estate are built according to architectural specifications and themed with thatched roofs and natural exterior wall colours to blend into the bushveld surroundings.


Raptors View Wildlife Estate lifestyle is further maintained to the following standards:

  • Natural dirt roads,

  • Speed limit of 30 km/h

  • Feeding of wildlife is prohibited

  • Domestic pets are not allowed.

  • Short term rentals are not allowed.

  • Long term rentals are allowed from 30 days plus

  • Commercial activity is not allowed

  • Pools size is limited to 16sqm for the benefit of the wildlife surroundings.


Monthly Levies:  R2300

Monthly Rates: +- 2500.  Note that these rates are charged according to the value of the property.

No. of Homes Built:  As at August 2019, 244 homes have been built so far.