McCloud's is based in the quaint village of Chrissiesmeer (Lake Chrissie) in Mpumalanga, approximately 2.5 hours drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria. Chrissiesmeer is at the centre of South Africa's largest lake district with some 270 lakes and pans located with¬in a 20 km radius of the village. The McClouds Shop, Factory and Breakfast Café occupy two of the most historic buildings in the village.
- Thorpe’s Shop (1900) serves as our factory and
- Bothwell Mill (1880) is used as our factory shop and as the café as it is conveniently situated on the town’s main road (N17).