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Shopping in Hoedspruit

“Hoedspruit, a nice blend of cultural and modern shops, local markets and friendly people”

Hoedspruit town is filled with a rich and authentic South African culture. This laid-back gem is located on the border of Limpopo province, in between Kruger National Park, Blyde River Canyon and at the foot of the Klein Drakensberg mountains. Hoedspruit offers you a wide variety of stores and shops where you will meet all your day-to-day shopping and grocery needs. There are various shops and restaurants that sell souvenirs and art as well. All shops are open on weekdays and Saturday mornings. 


Hoedspruit is known as the Safari capital of South Africa. There are many lodges in the surrounding area and of course in The Greater Kruger National Park area who are coming to town to do their shopping. Hoedspruit has two big supermarkets, Pick ‘n Pay (closest to the villa) and Spar, where you can buy your daily groceries. Both supermarkets are open on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning as well. The local Le Bamba supermarket is known for its fresh fruit and has late opening hours.

Also a ‘must visit’ is Fruitful Living. This health shop in Hoedspruit is a rare gem for any one interested in holistic living, vegan food, gluten-free, lactose-free and other speciality foods. It also stocks supplements, organic produce, and beauty products.

Farmers Market Hoedspruit

​​Every first Saturday of the month there’s the Farmers Market at Zandspruit Commercial Centre (formerly known as The Farmhouse).

Opening hours: 08.00 – 13.00

There’s a variety of stallholders, each with their own unique fresh products, delicious treats and drinks. Discover unique handcrafted goods, enjoy live music and support local businesses that make our community thrive.

You will also enjoy good food and drinks at the restaurants; The Hogfather and The Aragula Experience. Be sure to visit the elevated deck with great mountain views.

Family Market Hoedspruit

​​Every last Saturday of the month there’s the Family Market at Bosveld Village In Hoedspruit. Opening hours: 09.00-15.00

The Bosveld Village is located just out of town next to the R40 and has several shops and restaurants, such as The Brewery Sushi and Pizza, Anne’s Cotton Club, LA Baguette.

Prepare to indulge in a wide array of fresh products, delightful treats, and captivating stalls showcasing the talent and creativity of our local community. Discover unique handcrafted goods, enjoy great music, and support local businesses that make our community thrive.

This market is also nice to bring your family and friends along for a day filled with fun activities, engaging games for kids, and unforgettable memories.

Rock Fig Lifestyle Centre

Situated near Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate and Pick ‘n Pay Supermarket is the modern, attractive Rock Fig Lifestyle Centre. An antique ox wagon is situated in beautiful 

gardens at the entrance to the centre, which houses several boutique shops and a restaurant / coffee shop.

Definitely have a drink or enjoy your lunch at the Fig & Bean Cafe, a local coffee shop with the best cappuccinos!

Kamogelo Tourism Centre

Situated in the heart of Hoedspruit, Kamogelo Tourism Centre offers an enticing shopping experience with plenty parking space and a variety of stores selling clothing, jewelry, souvenirs and more. It is home to a number of restaurants and coffee shops too. You’ll find The Hoedspruit Cafe here as well, a spot where locals come for meetings, work (as the wifi is free and good) and they have a nice outside seating area surrounded by greenery.

Pick ‘n’ Pay Centre

Just before the entrance of Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate you will find the Pick ‘n Pay Centre. Pick ‘n Pay is one of the major supermarkets in South Africa and offers a wide variety of groceries for your everyday shopping needs. You’ll also find all kinds of other shops such as MrPrice Clothing, Pick ‘n Pay Clothing, Crazy Store and other local shops. 

Just behind the centre, on Huilboerboomstreet,  you’ll find the Africology Spa and a few more shops to visit. And a nice interior design shop to visit is Kuku Interiors, just behind the Pick n Pay supermarket.

Bosveld Village

Along the R40, 4km out of town, you will find the Bosveld Village. A nice local shopping centre combined with several restaurants such as The Brewery, LA Baguette and Anne’s Cotton Club.

Every last Saturday of the month they also organise the Family Market from 09.00 – 13.00 

Zandspruit Commercial Centre / The Farmhouse

This newly developed area (formerly known as The Farm House) along the R527, just out of town, is booming with a variety of shops and restaurants. You’ll find local goodies here, homeware and souvenirs.

Every first Saturday of the month they host the very popular and local Farmers Market.

Spar / Leadwood Centre

Along the R527, almost in the centre of town, you will find the Spar / Leadwood shopping centre, with its entrance at the Total petrol station. Spar offers more or less the same shopping and groceries as Pick ‘n Pay. For liquor and wines you will find the Spar liquor store at the entrance of the centre.