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The Rest Nature Estate, Nelspruit


The Rest Nature Estate at a glance

Surrounded by nature and offering luxurious properties, The Rest Nature Estate will make you feel like you're on a permanent holiday. This 320-hectare residential estate lies in a sought-after address in Nelspruit (Mbombela). Choose from a range of modern architectural homes to suit all tastes and budgets or move-in-ready houses. Each property offers sweeping views of the Lowveld mountains and lush terrain that will take your breath away every day.

A two-time international award winner, The Rest Nature Estate is a smart investment. You'll be part of a well-located, well-managed, and well-secured estate that prioritises your wellness. It's truly the place to live a safe and healthy life whether you're a single professional, part of a family, or a retiree.

Have the best in estate facilities

Comfort and convenience are key at The Rest Nature Estate. In 2013, the estate received a significant upgrade in infrastructure and amenities and continues to be maintained today.

Active residents will love the cycling and hiking trails and jogging tracks through scenic areas of the estate. With picnic areas near dams, you can get the family off their screens and into the outdoors. The twittering birds and rustling of wind through indigenous bush sets the scene for a wonderful outing. There are also playground areas within the greenbelt areas for kids to enjoy.

If you're on the sporty side, you'll have exclusive access to the new floodlit tennis courts and pavilion at the Curro school after school hours. There's also a sports field available for ball games. In the works is a resident's clubhouse that will boast recreation, sporting, and entertainment facilities.

Enjoy nature on your doorstep

The Rest Nature Estate provides the perfect escape from a fast-paced urban lifestyle. The range of homes on offer - verandah style, modern rustic, rustic pavilion, and shaded pavilion - have been designed to maximise your views of the natural setting. As 40% of this estate will remain wild, you can rest assured you and your family will delight in the bushveld's beauty for years to come.

The estate is surrounded by a greenbelt that attracts a number of wildlife such as antelope and several unique bird species. If you're a bird enthusiast, you'll be happy to know the estate houses a private bird sanctuary created in partnership with BirdLife South Africa. There are also secluded bird hides placed at strategic points around the estate's picturesque watering holes.

Make your safety a priority

The estate is known as the most secure estate in Nelspruit for good reason. No expense has been spared to keep residents safe. There are 24/7 roving patrols, boomed access gates with biometric sensors, and CCTV cameras. In addition, you will be protected by electrified security fences with intruder sensors and cameras. The fence is monitored by a team of on-site security guards who maintain ongoing radio contact with the security control room.

The Rest Nature Estate is managed by Crimsonwing, a leading luxury residential developer. And with a financially stable and capable homeowners' association, residents can live harmoniously in an estate with good rules and regulations.

Be close to tops schools

Your child's bright future is set at The Rest Nature Estate. Curro's private school education is within walking or cycling distance from the estate. It provides a well-rounded holistic education with small class sizes and an enhanced curriculum from grade 1 up to grade 12.

Of course, The Rest Nature Estate's superb location gives you access to other institutions in Nelspruit. For primary schools, look to Nelspruit Primary School, Laerskool Laeveld, or Laerskool Bergland, to name a few. For high school, your child's options include Hoërskool Nelspruit, Hoërskool Bergvlam, and Lowveld High School.

Get exceptional healthcare

Being close to healthcare makes The Rest Nature Estate an attractive option for families and active retirees who don't need frail care. Mediclinic Nelspruit offers world-class medical care, located only a five-minute drive away from The Rest Nature Estate. Mediclinic Nelspruit serves private and medical aid patients and has a 24-hour Emergency Centre. Busamed Lowveld Private Hospital is a fully established overnight surgical hospital with five top-notch theatres and 50 modern beds. You can also seek treatment at one of Nelspruit's many private healthcare providers and clinics.

Cross off your shopping list

Getting daily essentials and working through errands is a breeze at The Rest Nature Estate. Westend Shopping Centre is a stone's throw away, providing a Spar and Tops, banking facilities, laundry services, a florist, medical services, and fast-food restaurants.

You can also travel out to malls in and around Nelspruit: i'langa Mall, Crossing Shopping Centre, City Centre Nelspruit, Riverside Mall, The Grove Riverside, Valley Hyper Centre, Sonpark Shopping Centre, and Courtside Centre. All these centres lie within a 15-minute drive to the estate.

Travel with ease from the estate

Depending on traffic, The Rest Nature Estate is about a five-minute drive to Nelspruit's CBD. You will find travelling around the city to be an effortless experience from the estate. When it's time for business forays or family holidays, you will also be close to the airport. The Rest Nature Estate is roughly half an hour from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport.

Eat out at nearby restaurants

When it comes to mealtimes, The Rest Nature Estate truly delivers. It is near family favourites like Spur, Debonairs Pizza, Fishaways, and Carlo's Portuguese Take Away. However, being well located puts a number of well-renowned restaurants on the table. For authentic Greek dishes, head to The Greek Kouzina. Turn 'n Tender Nelspruit impresses with a range of steaks, ribs, burgers, salads, and wines. Orange Restaurant offers breathtaking Lowveld vistas and an equally decadent menu. Zest Restaurant and Bistro Bistro are popular choices offering scrumptious cuisine and excellent wines. Mozambik Nelspruit will tantalise your tastebuds with well-seasoned steaks, prego rolls, chicken mains, and seafood.

Visit the special attractions around the estate

With a prime position in Nelspruit, The Rest Nature Estate is a short trip away from the best attractions. When you're not enjoying the estate's beautiful greenbelt and amenities, here's where you can visit:

1. Mbombela Golf Club: Touted as the ultimate bushveld golfing experience, it offers a challenging layout and friendly clubhouse.

2. Steiltes Nature Reserve: This 'hidden' gem has stunning indigenous fauna and flora. The granite rock outcrops and views provide the perfect backdrop for Instagram-friendly pictures.

3. Emnotweni Casino: This premier entertainment destination keeps smiles on faces with gaming, movies, fine dining, live music, comedy, food festivals, wine shows, and other events.

4. Mafunyane Riverside Water Park: Give the family a thrilling day out! The park has seven rip-roaring water attractions, super slides, sparkling pools, and fun-filled activities for people of all ages.

5. Kruger National Park: The Rest Nature Estate is just over an hour away from one of Africa's largest game reserves. Kruger National Park offers wilderness trails, 4x4 adventure trails, mountain biking, golfing, and the chance to see the famous Big Five animals on a game drive.

However, these are just a few of the attractions you can enjoy. The Rest Nature Estate also offers residents and Lowvelders the opportunity to enjoy the travel experiences, amenities, and activities in these areas:

1. White River: This charming holiday and farming town is popular for its scenic beauty and outdoor attractions. You can enjoy a swim at Longmere Dam or play a round of golf at the White River Country Club.

2. Sabie: This forestry town lies on the banks of the Sabie River. Its biggest attraction, Sabie Falls, offers dazzling views of the dramatic waterfalls.

3. Graskop: While small, this forestry town has become a popular tourist destination. It lies close to God's Window, Bourke's Luck Potholes, and the Pinnacle Rock.

4. Hazyview: This farming town is known for its tranquillity and close position to game reserves such as Kruger National Park. Thrill-seekers will want to visit Skyway Trails to tackle the Aerial Cable Trail and the Rope Adventure Park.

5. eSwatini: Roughly three hours from Nelspruit, this country has a vibrant history, rich culture, and stunning scenery. It offers nature reserves, wildlife sanctuaries, craft markets, and festivals. A must-visit is the King Sobhuza II Memorial Park, a tribute to the king who led the eSwatini to independence.

6. Mozambique: This country is another popular tourist destination for Lowvelders, and is easily accessible from Nelspruit. A trip gives you access to unspoilt beaches, delicious Portuguese-influenced cuisine, stunning artwork, and wildlife adventures. Be sure to pack your rod and scuba equipment as Mozambique is celebrated for its richly coloured coral reefs and clear waters primed for big game fishing.

Why buy or rent property in The Rest Nature Estate?

The Rest Nature Estate ticks all the boxes for buyers and tenants. There is a range of properties that cater for single owners, large families, retirees, or foreign buyers in search of a luxury investment property. The natural setting lends itself to healthy, active living. The terrain the Lowveld offers is popular with cyclists and trail runners. The Rest Nature Estate is also ideal if you're in search of a cooler climate than the rest of Nelspruit. Because of its positioning and elevation, it shares a similar climate to that of White River.

The estate's security features also heighten the feeling of safety and tranquillity for every resident. With such a great address, the estate is close to popular amenities. With so much to offer, demand has remained constant. And thanks to being such a well-managed development, property buyers can expect their investments to increase in value.

Find your perfect property in The Rest Nature Estate

Since 2006, Prime Platinum Property has helped our clients achieve their property goals. We were proudly nominated by Lowvelder readers as the "Best Of Mbombela" under the "Best Estate Agent" category. With our local real estate insight, we can find the property best suited to you. View our properties for sale or properties to let in The Rest Nature Estate and contact us today. You can also visit our sales office at the estate to gather more information and view our lovely stands on offer.

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