The SpaceNewly renovated farm cottage in beautiful setting on historic, organic cattle farm. Safari décor with mosquito nets provided. Free wifi. Limited cell phone network. Gas stove/oven, dishwasher, fridge, drinks fridge, all crockery, glass, cooking utensils. Guest AccessEntire cottage at disposal. Significant private garden. Mountain biking, hillwalking, birdwatching throughout farm. Interaction with GuestsMaps and directions given for routes around farm for walking or biking. Maid on request (additional cost). Delighted to advise on local area attractions and activities. The NeighborhoodGraaff-Reinet is the 4th oldest town in South Africa and one of the most beautiful. There is a strong Cape Dutch architectural influence and the wide streets are lined with jacaranda and flamboyant trees.
There are charming restaurants, museums and cafes, antique shops, spas, a bookshop, deli, and other local businesses, as well as larger country-wide chains for clothing, grocery and equipment purchases. The town is surrounded largely by national park, farms and private game reserves. Getting AroundHaving your own vehicle is essential. Other Things to NoteDirections - From Graaff-Reinet:
Follow the N9 towards Middelburg;
Approximately 5.5 km outside of town is a sign post for Erasmuskloof pointing right onto a dirt road;
Take this turn-off and follow the graded road for approximately 7 km;
This route will cross a cattle grid, pass the SAPS shooting range on your right-hand side, cross a second cattle grid, and bring you out to the Broederstroom farm sign;
Turn left at the Broederstroom farm sign;
Go through the farm gates, across the ford and follow the sign to Lower Cottage ( you will see the old farmhouse on the right, currently being renovated)