Hoedspruit, South Africa lies in the heart of the central Lowveld.  It is located in the Mopani region of the Limpopo province in South Africa and sits at the base of the beautiful Klein Drakensberg mountain range.   Hoedspruit is surrounded by wildlife, pristine African bushveld,  game reserves, game lodges, nature reserves, fruit farms, and exclusive residential wildlife estates, such as Raptor's View Wildlife Estate, Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate,  and Leadwood Big Game Estate.   The Hoedspruit area encompasses the middle reaches of the Olifants River with its major tributaries, the Letaba, Shingwedzi, Blyde, Mohlapitse, Timbavati, and Klaserie Rivers.     Hoedspruit is also the main gateway to the world-renowned nearby neighbour the Kruger National Park,  and other well-known game reserves such as Balule, Selati, Karongwe, Timbavati, Klaserie, Thornybush, and Makalali.  Another great jewel not too far from Hoedspruit is the Blyde River Canyon, which is the largest Green Canyon in the world.



Hoedspruit real estate agent Bernadette Schofield is proud to present prospective purchasers with a wide variety of options such as beautiful bush homes in wildlife residential estates, big game estates, vacant land, game farms, commercial offices, commercial lodges, freehold, and sectional title properties.   Whether you prefer a property with direct river-bed frontage, glorious mountain views, magnificent big trees,  or breath-taking bushveld views, there is something in Hoedspruit for every taste and preference. 


Hoedspruit is well-known for its wildlife sanctuaries, breeding, care, and conservation centres, such as The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre which is a unique African wildlife facility focusing on conservation and the sustainability of rare, vulnerable, and threatened species.  Another important facility is the Maholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre which is home to many of South Africa's abandoned, injured, and poisoned wildlife.  Fragile animals in their care include lions, leopards, rhino, cheetah, hyenas, and a variety of bird species, and many more.


Hoedspruit is conveniently nestled between the Kruger National Park and the Blyde River Canyon, thus making a wide range of activities within the region available.  Sport and outdoor activities include game drives, golf, bowling, cycling, bird watching, camping, mountain biking, hiking trails, hot air ballooning, horse riding, restaurants, trips, and visits to places of interest such as Khamai Reptile Park, Jessica the Hippo, Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre, Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, Nyani Cultural Village, the Big Baobab tree, Hlokomela Cultural tours, Klaserie Water Falls at Mariepskop Mountain, Kruger National Park, Blyde Canyon, and many other well-known game reserves. This vibrant town offers a range of shopping facilities and there is a growing number of schools from pre-primary to high schools, medical doctors, and dentists.  A centrally and conveniently new hospital in Hoedspruit is also in the pipeline for 2022.   The Hoedspruit airport is a 15-minute drive from the center of town and is serviced with Johannesburg and Cape Town flights.  Private bus transportation services to and from Oliver Thambo International are also available.