Brookwood Estate and trout farm, near Krugersdorp
Price: From R300 per person per night
Travel time from Joburg city centre: 50 minutes
Walking down to the five dams on Brookwood Estate and Trout Farm, on the banks of the Blaauwbank River near Krugersdorp, you’ll think you’ve stepped into the rural English countryside. The grounds are well maintained and dams are fully stocked. All fishing gear is available for daily hire and fishing advice is free. The two, cosy, four-sleeper chalets and one two-sleeper cabin on the property are popular, so make sure you book in advance.