• Barry Burn

    Golf Villa
    https://www.afristay.com/Barry Burn Lodge has been named a Best Value White River Establishment.

About Our Golf Villa

Barry Burn Golf Villa is a self-catering house situated on Carnoustie Close in the White River Country Estate, just past Nelspruit in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa. The Lowveld province is a world with a pace of its own, where African dust in the air creates sunsets of unparalleled beauty, where the cool breezes usher in each warm African day, where the altitude and the sun creates a wonderful tropical climate and where some of Africa’s most beautiful sights await you.

Barry Burn is a 420 square meter 8 sleeper and includes:

  • An open planned dining room and kitchen, fully equipped with all your culinary needs, a fridge, stove, microwave and dishwasher.
  • An outside laundry room with a washing machine, a tumble dryer and an extra fridge.
  • A tastefully furnished lounge area situated downstairs, with a fully equipped bar and a fireplace for those cosy evenings during the winter seasons.
  • The downstairs lounge leads on to a sun deck with a built in gas braai, dart board and rock pool to cool off after a round of golf.
  • The upstairs lounge and TV room has a full DSTV bouquet selection so you can still watch all your favourite channels. Like the downstairs lounge it leads onto a balcony where you can enjoy a sundowner, with a panoramic view of the rolling lush green fairways of the Golf Course.
  • Our Villa has four bedrooms with bathrooms en-suite and air conditioning units. There are two double bedrooms with TV units and queen sized beds and two double bedrooms with 2 single beds. Bed linin and bath towels are provided for but guests are to please bring their own swimming towels.
  • 10 seater dining room table
  • 2 under cover car ports
  • Built in gas braai and weber braai

How we got our name

The Barry Burn meanders through the the Carnoustie Golf Course in Scotland – our villa is situated in Carnoustie Close in the estate

White River Country Estate

The White River Country Estate is situated and built around an 18-hole championship golf course with scenic fairways, water hazards and bird-life. It includes the following facilities:

Tennis courts

Squash courts

Sports field

Cricket nets

Swimming pool

A beautiful park situated by the river

The estate is within easy reach of the Kruger National Park. The Phobeni, Numbi and Kruger Gates only an hour away so all the astonishing wildlife and bird-life of Africa are at your doorstep. It borders Lake Longmere dam, where you can enjoy fishing, boating or mountain biking through the woods or a relaxing sunset booze cruise. Greenways Woods Resort and conference centre and Oliver’s Restaurant neighbours the estate and is within easy walking distance if you feel inclined to spoil yourselves to a meal out.

The Casterbridge Farm  is 3km towards White River town. This farm has over 35 stores, shopping against a background of mango plantations and manicured gardens, you will be guaranteed a shopping experience that you’ll never forget. Casterbridge has its very own vintage car museum, white river art gallery and a variety of great restaurants. For the hungry shopper, the Riverside Mall/Casino is 15 minutes away and offers the best of shopping facilities – Woolworths, Pick `n Pay, Truworths, C N A, Game, several music shops, clothing stores, restaurants, etc.

For an experience you’ll never forget

Contact us today for more information

Things To Do & Places To See

This area offers majestic and breath-taking scenic drives to historic places like:

Kruger National Park

Mac-Mac Falls


Pilgrams Rest

Gods Window

Bourkes Luck Potholes

Blyde River Canyon

Sodwana Caves

Rules & Regulations

Cancellation policy

If cancelled less than 4 weeks prior to the dates that were booked we reserve the right to retain a 100% of the deposit. Furthermore all cancellations will require a R1000 cancellation and Admin fee.

Arrival & departure times

BOOKING IN TIMES FROM 2 PM AND DEPARTURE BY 10 AM (Unless otherwise arranged). Gate passes must be paid (R50) on arrival for stays more than 2 days. Holiday Home Visitors Forms must be handed to the Gate to confirm your booking.

Terms of payment

No bookings will be confirmed unless the required deposit has been paid and cleared or another booking has already been accepted. Full payment must be made and bank clearance obtained prior to arrival date. Breakage deposits will be held until after the Villa has been cleaned and the inventory of all items checked. Any broken or misplaced items will be deducted from your deposits. Maid fees must be paid upfront if required.


The house rules of the complex/Estate must be adhered to at all times. No fireworks allowed. Speed limits to be adhered to and unlicensed drivers not permitted to drive on the Roads. Gate passes must be obtained from the Security office on arrival. I.D’s to be presented with Notification Form regarding booking and dates. Please note this is not a daily serviced unit but a cleaning service can be arranged if needed. PLEASE RESPECT YOUR NEIGHBOURS PRIVACY AND NOISE FACTOR.