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At Summerfields the emphasis is on comfort, relaxation and romance. We aim to do anything that we can do to make your stay special. Our staff, from the front office and housekeeping staff to the kitchen staff, are formally trained. We give you the privacy that’s so important, while always being available to attend to your needs.

Every effort has been made to ensure that your stay at Summerfields is as worry free and restful as it can be.

Please note: Summerfields is a smoke free environment, with designated smoking area.


The River Lodge comprises 12 luxury tented suites, surrounded by the music of nature – the sounds of cascading water, amplified by a choir of bird calls and the occasional snort of a hippo.

Attention to detail is evident in every rose-variety suite, with specially designed furniture, percale linen and the tantalizing fragrance of fresh cut roses from the farm. All units are air-conditioned with additional roof fans, have double vanities, an outdoor shower and luxury bath, are stocked with quality toiletries and have a private fridge for the comfort of our guests.

Enjoy a relaxing rose-scented bath with optional sparkling wine and homemade treats

Each suite has air-conditioning, roof fan, large bath sheets, bath gowns, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, hairdryer, electronic safe, a range of quality toiletries and a selection of current magazines

Breakfast and lunch is reserved for our fully licensed River Café, where there is also a lounge and library area with views over the Sabie River. We have satellite television available in the lounge area as well as Wifi available in the rooms, free of charge. Due to the frequent incidence oft hunderstorms wifi may be interrupted. Dinner is served at The Summerfields Kitchen.

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The timber suite is substantially bigger than our existing tented suites and comprises:

airconditioning & heating
full complementary mini-bar
a full opening front door
a covered and open patio with loungers
a desk for working and reading emails
a coffee station with a Nespresso machine
a reading area
a beautiful mosquito net over the bed
double-walled timber construction with a timber roof (shingles)
luxurious linen sheets
a beautiful interior by Weylands, Cape Town
This open-plan suite is ideal for honeymooners, writers, artists, travelers seeking inspiration and a getaway from urban life, and the discerning guest seeking a little more comfort than most.



Dining at Summerfields is a gastronomic experience.  They pride themselves on attention to detail, from the carefully prepared menus to the table settings.  Theey carry the romance of Summerfields through to the River Café and the Summerfields Kitchen and you can be assured of fresh roses and flowers. All vegetables are taken fresh from our own organic nursery, where everything is grown as close to its natural, original form as possible.

The River Café, a bistro type restaurant on the riveris open daily for breakfast and lunch.  The Summerfields Kitchen, above our organic garden, is open from Tuesday to Saturday for dinner.  Menus change according to the season and what is available from the organic nursery and the Summerfields Farm.

37655535The Spa is located by the river, just a short walk from the Tented Suites and River Café.

Visit the unique Rose Spa and experience a total escape from your daily life routines. Go above and beyond the normal and take your imagination to a place where nature’s unspoilt beauty and peace allows you to totally relax your body and mind thus refreshing your soul and strengthening your inner being.



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