Acornhoek

This busy and increasingly affluent residential area bridges the main R40 artery linking Hoedspruit and Nelspruit. Acornhoek stands at the portals of the Timbavati and Manyeleti game reserves.

Top attractions

  • Gowrie Gate – This is the northern access point into the Sabi Sand region, home to some of the world's best-known private game reserves

Did you know?

The name Acornhoek is an adaptation of Eekhoornhoek ("squirrel corner"), derived from the German surname Eichhorn, and named after the acorn-like fruits of the mabula tree.

News & views

Graskop Gorge lift in the pipeline

  • 26 April 2017 | Nontobeko Mtshali

The PPS Panorama Tour

  • 19 April 2017 | Nontobeko Mtshali

Spotted in the Kruger Lowveld

  • 13 April 2017 | Nontobeko Mtshali