This small farming town is situated between Malelane and Komatipoort on a southern tributary of the Crocodile River in Mpumalanga. Hectorspruit is on the N4 that connects it with Komatipoort (east) and Nelspruit (west) and is also located 35km from the Lebombo Border Post to Mozambique, forming part of the Maputo Corridor. Along with a charming small town, this region is mainly made up various farms which produce sugar cane, subtropical fruit and vegetables. 

Property for sale in Hectorspruit includes free standing homes, cosy cottages and more expansive small holdings and game farms further out of town. Owning property in Hectorspruit means you’ll be in close proximity to the Kruger National Park, which is another reason this town has become a popular stopover destination. If you’re not interested in buying, our friendly team of estate agents in Hectorspruit will also be able to help you find the ideal property to rent according to your needs. In the surrounding hills and valleys you can discover beautifully preserved San rock engravings as well as great hiking trails and outdoor adventures. Get more info on our available Hectorspruit properties for sale and rent below.

Explore Hectorspruit

Malelane Golf Club

Malelane Golf Club

Roughly 15km from Hectorspruit, this is a full 18 hold golf course which runs alongside the Crocodile River. It’s situated only 2km from one of the gates to the world-famous Kruger National Park and is known for its pristine greens and garrulous bird life. A little further afield, you can also find the Komatipoort and Skukuza Golf Courses. 

Quad biking

Quad biking

The nearby Letubi Valley is the ideal place to explore on 4 wheels, whether you’re a novice or beginner. Take a break to enjoy the stunning scenery and relax in the beautiful natural surroundings. 



Being so close to the 2 million hectare Kruger National Park, Hectorspruit is a gateway to explore some of South Africa’s finest wildlife. There’s no better place to enjoy weekend getaways, rustic picnics, bird and game watching. 

Exploring Africa

Exploring Africa

Situated in the Mpumalanga region, affords residents easy access to both Mozambique and Swaziland.

Living in Hectorspruit

Areas near to Hectorspruit

Barberton, Belfast, Dullstroom, Komatipoort, Lydenburg (Mashishing), Malelane, Marloth Park, Middelburg, Nelspruit (Mbombela), White River, Witbank (eMalahleni),


There are a host of schools in the Hectorspruit area, including Manthano Independent Christian School, Acek Academy CC as well as Edgeview Academy in nearby Nelspruit. 


While you’ll be able to get all your day-to-day purchases done in town, you may need to travel a bit further to explore larger shopping centres. Options include the Casterbridge Lifestyle centre in White River and the even larger Blue Haze Mall in Hazyview.


There are a choice of doctors and medical practitioners in town while the Nelspruit Mediclinic is just under an hour’s drive away.


Hectorspruit has the most rainfall in the mid-summer months and the lowest rainfall in June. The region is coldest during July of with average temperatures 24.4°C during the day and 8.1°C during the night.

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