Misty Mountain – a nature lover’s haven – is a 280 hectare South African Natural Heritage Site situated on the spectacular Long Tom Pass (31 kilometres from Lydenburg and 24 kilometres from Sabie), Mpumalanga, South Africa. Perched at an altitude of 1700 metres above sea level in a malaria free area, Misty Mountain is uniquely set in mountainous countryside with majestic views across the escarpment and into the lowveld. Misty Mountain is a relaxed, informal, family friendly, owner managed establishment. Our chalets are geared for couples or families, our tariffs include bed and breakfast but, for lunches and dinners, guests can enjoy superior country cooking from our extensive a la carte menu in the restaurant or self cater at their chalets. On a summer’s day, lounge around in the sun at one of our two pools, or huddle around the fire place on a winters night.

Misty Mountain has 27 chalet units (total of 84 beds) offering comfortable, country style accommodation with easy access to the restaurant and all other facilities. Our accommodation is (3) Star graded and accredited as Highly Recommended through the AA Quality Assured Accommodation Programme.

Further to the above we have full conference & wedding facilities, with seating capacity of approximately 80 guests. Function menus are available on request. Conference capacity range from 35-90 delegates and depends on seating arrangements

Cancellation / Prepayment



  • No show or cancellation within 14 days of stay – No refund due. 
  • Cancellation between 15 and 30 days before stay – 25% of the deposit will be refunded.
  • Cancellation between 60 and 30 days before stay – 50% of the deposit will be refunded
  • Cancellation more than 60 days before stay – full refund. 

**NB**If you do not arrive on the date mentioned on your confirmation letter, your booking will automatically be cancelled, and your deposit forfeited. 


  • Breakfast
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Cutlery
  • Kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Restaurant


Long Tom Toboggan

Africa’s only alpine coaster (sommerrodelbahn)– a unique, adventure tourism product.

Feel the wind in your hair and the thrill in your belly when you wind and whoosh around Mpumalanga’s Long Tom Pass mountains on the Long Tom Toboggan, the longest toboggan run in Africa with an impressive 1.7 kilometre track.

Simply hop on board your Long Tom Toboggan cart and prepare to take a deep breath when you reach a speed of 45 kilometers an hour during your three-minute ride, as you twist and turn through wild flowers and beautiful forest.

Mountain Biking

Marked trails – bring own mountain bikes.

Guided Quad Biking

One and two hour trails with experienced guides.

Walking Trails

Through indigenous forests, pine plantations and open grassland (marked, maintained trails) see waterfalls nearby and find the sources of the Nels, Sabie and Houtbosloop rivers.


Home to many other indigenous and migratory birds.

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SabieThe small town of Sabie nestles in a deep green valley surrounded by the northern Drakensberg Mountains. The town has a colourful history dating back to the gold rush of 1871, but these days Tourism and the Forestry industry are its lifeblood. Both local and international visitors are attracted by the magnificent scenery, many waterfalls,

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