Sunplace Lodge is a family-owned farm, situated in the cleft between the Magalies and Witwaters mountain ranges overlooking the magnificent Hartebeespoort scenery. A mere 50-minute drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria, this is the ideal location for those seeking a holiday, a quick weekend escape, or a stop-over for business travellers who want to be out of the city. Fully sustainable, environmentally friendly and off the grid, Sunplace Lodge has evolved over decades based on one family’s dream to embrace and share an alternative way of thinking and living.
LIVING IN HARMONY WITH
Their philosophy – to cherish the environment, develop their lifestyle according to the rules of nature, and share the results so that others can benefit from it too – is the backbone of this inspiring venture. All are welcomed with open arms to live the experience and consider making lifestyle changes of their own.
It all began in the 1970s when Dieter and Gesine Holm and their family moved to the farm Welgegund (“well-bestowed”). The picturesque area – which has since been declared the UNESCO Magaliesberg
The drive for a more sustainable way of living is becoming increasingly necessary in today’s world. Attempting to reduce our carbon footprint by altering the way we eat, use energy and get around, can drastically improve our current situation. Gauteng’s Sunplace Lodge follows these principles while also providing a beautiful setting for a quiet getaway.