Ruigtevlei, Western Cape, South Africa Accommodations

Accommodations in Ruigtevlei

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Bedroom
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The SpaceIn our magical forests, experience a bygone era under canvas . . . Wake up to the sounds of birdsong, rustling leaves, and playful monkeys scampering along the tops of the tree's. Our Forest Safari style Tents are on timber decks in our indigenous forest, a peaceful relaxing natural experience. They have electric lights, are basically furnished with double or twin beds plus linen, 2 chairs a small table and clothing shelf. There are communal eco ablution facilities in rustic timber huts, a ‘bush’ style gas shower and a flush loo with a forest view. A kitchen hut with electricity, fridge for basics with small freezer, 2 plate stove, crockery & cutlery, leading onto a small timber deck under the forest canopy. There is a large communal fire pit ( though some tents have their own small rock fire pit) We are only 15 minutes away from Knysna and our beautiful beaches, lakes and forest plus a mere hours drive to most of the famous Adventure activities and Tourist attractions of the area, so are well placed to easily explore all the attractions of the Garden Route. For those wanting a little local guidance, we have our own legendary Nature Guide, Howard Butcher from ‘Walk on the wild side’ . He offers guided Birding and Forest walks, Township & Musical Tours, magical mountain hikes exploring the ancient Elephant forest trails of Knysna. Please note as we are a vegan/vegetarian eco lodge no meat is allowed on Peace of Eden. Guest AccessGuests have access to the whole beautiful wild park like gardens, magical forest walks, swimming in the lily pond, feeding our retired horses carrots. Perhaps meet a local Muso recording at our Music studio. Pick salad leaves in our organic garden Interaction with GuestsWe are welcoming and friendly with loads of tips and you are welcome to interact as much or as little as you like when we are home. There are family and staff to welcome you should we not be here The NeighborhoodThis is an eco arty area in the country with a few supply stores, farm stalls and an Arts and Crafts Cake Café right opposite us, yet only 15 minutes to pristine white sandy beaches and the local Town of Knysna - we are situated in the heart of the Garden Route famous for its lakes, forest, nature and a myriad of adventure sports. Getting AroundWe are on a local Taxi Route, only 15 minutes to Knysna Town.
house
3br house
  • Pets Allowed
SELF-CATERING HOUSE IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE The house is situated in a Private Nature Reserve with Groenvlei Lake Pleasant Water frontage. Very Private, Comfortable and very spacious accommodation for up to 8 people. 4km from Sedgefield Village, an hour from George Airport and 20 min from Knysna. Lounge with Bar Facility,TV,dvd and Family Pkg Dstv. A Large fully equipped kitchen with stove,oven, fridge and microwave. Main bedroom opening up to veranda with Lake views . Two other rooms sleeps 2 on single beds. A third room (study) with Bunk Bed. 2 Full bathrooms with shower and baths Showers only please?(due to major water restrictions_ rain water only). Crisp 100% Cotton linen and towels are provided, (bring your own beach towels). Gas Braai and Weber facilities provided, no open fires please. Serviced once a week for long stays. Kayaks, oars and life-jackets available for use on the Groenvlei Lake Bring Fishing rods with for Bass fishing off the Jetty Great Walks and Cycling routes for nature lovers and 2 Km's away from Lake Pleasant Beach. Co-ordinates: 34째1'58.45"S 22째50'41.34"E Private Nature Reserve Conserved to Natures needs
Farmhouse
2br Farmhouse
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The SpaceGypsy Forest is a rustic farm house situated far from the madding crowd outside the sleepy town of Sedgefield along the scenic Garden Route. Sitting atop a hill away from society it's a place where you can relax in the silence of the forest. The house is well lit by natural light and is very spacious.1 x large main bedroom with a Queen bed sleeping 2 with a very comfortable double sleeper couch sleeping 2, a smaller room with a tri-bunk bed sleeping 3 - total of 7 sleeper. Blankets, Gas heater and Gas to fuel provided for those cold evenings. It also offers a large wooden deck outside, shaded by umbrellas when needed, for sun lounging or star gazing at night. A large braai accompanies the deck. The beauty of Gypsy Forest is the silence and peacefulness surrounding you. The property has 6 hectares of land which is unexplored but is surrounded by no developments and gives the feel of hundreds of hectares. The elusive Knysna Loeries visit daily with many other bird types. It is great for families. Fully equipped for all your needs. Your furry loved ones are welcome but may not be on any furniture / beds. Kindly also tend to any spills. Bring own floor bedding for dogs. Nearby Activities include: Bird watching, boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, stargazing, surfing, swimming, walking, whale watching. Garden Route Trail Park is only a few minutes away - nestled at the foot of the Outeniqua Mountains and the Karatara River Gorge. Their carefully designed routes are laid out to provide riders of all levels an exciting time. Over 20km of hand built single track for the mountain bikers. For the runners there is flowing forest trails following the Karatara River, surrounded by Massive rock pools, waterfalls and boulders. Guest AccessCan access the whole house - the owners do not stay on the property. Interaction with GuestsWe have an Agent in Sedgefield who is available at all times. The NeighborhoodNearby activities include bird watching, boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, stargazing, surfing, swimming, walking, whale watching, paragliding, horse trails, acro branching, markets, shopping just to name a few. Getting AroundWe are situated 12km out of Sedgefield. Other Things to NoteThe farm road up to the house is a rough farm road, house is situated approximately 12km out of the town of Sedgefield.
Home/Apartment
3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceSELF-CATERING HOLIDAY HOME IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE Situated between coastal forest, a fresh water lake (Lake Pleasant), and the Goukamma Nature Reserve and Marine Protected Area, this luxury home nestles in its own private nature reserve (Otters Creek) in the Garden Route. It has its own private jetty for safe swimming, kayaking, fishing and sailing in the Lake (which is also called Groenvlei) and is a two km drive through coastal fynbos from the beach. Very private, secure, comfortable and spacious accommodation is available for up to 8 people. The main bedroom (2 adjacent single beds) opens onto a large covered furnished veranda with stunning forest and lake views, and has an en-suite bathroom (bath, shower, loo, basin, bidet) and a separate en-suite “his” loo and basin. Two additional guest rooms each sleep 2 (also in 2 adjacent single beds), and a fourth room (study) has a bunk bed. The guest rooms are supported by another full bathroom (bath, shower, loo, basin) and another private loo accessible from the outside. Crisp 100% cotton linen, sumptuous pillows and bath towels are provided but please bring your own beach towels. Other facilities include a lounge with bar, flat screen TV with DSTV (Family Package), ADSL line with wifi, two secure garages, a large fully equipped kitchen with stove top, oven, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. The separate laundry has a washing machine and the veranda has a Weber (no open fires please). The home is on a flat service (wooden floors, wheel chair accessible) and is surrounded by a wooden fence so pets are welcome. Serviced once a week for long stays, or more often by arrangement. Kayaks, paddles and life-jackets are provided. Bring along your fishing rods for bass fishing off the Jetty. Great beach, lake and forest walks and cycling routes are literally on your doorstep. It’s a nature lover’s paradise and we promote sustainable living (solar geyser, rain water, recycling, ethical tourism). Otters Creek is 4 km from the village of Sedgefield, an hour from George Airport and 20 min from Knysna (co-ordinates: (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)"E). Guest AccessFull access to the property with Lake water frontage where one can Kayak with supplied kayaks and safety gear, Fishing for Bass and Carp is permitted with own rods. 2 Km from Lake Pleasant Beach great for short hikes and Mountain biking, wonderful sights to see in and around the Pristine Garden Route. Interaction with GuestsPersonal attention and assistance required during your stay is available pretty much 24/7 The NeighborhoodWe are in the heart of the famous Garden Route surrounded by Nature, Sea, Air, Forest and River activities on your door step. For the not so adventurous Mall shopping is not too far off either. Getting AroundParking is ample; lock up garage able to accommodate 2 small vehicles or 1 large vehicle. Perfectly safe although general safety precautions should always be taken. No Public transport is available so private vehicles are a must, due to being off the Beaten track. Other Things to NoteBeing a Private Nature Stay, the accommodation is 100% reliant on Rain for water supplies, so minimal use is of utmost importance. The establishment is 100% wheel chair friendly and wonderfully spacious!
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Bedroom
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  • Swimming Pool
The SpaceBlackwaters River Lodge is a SA Tourism Grading Council 4 – star guesthouse and AA Travel Guides Superior Guest House endorsed with 17 beautifully decorated luxury rooms, all with a touch of nature. Each with full en-suite bathroom and patio or wooden deck. Luxury Riverview rooms look down on the valley and over the Goukamma River. Luxury Forestview rooms look out into pristine forests and the pool area. Standard Gardenview rooms face onto the golf course and well maintained gardens. Guest AccessThe lodge is conveniently situated just off the N2, between Knysna and Sedgefield opposite the Buffels Bay turnoff. Only 10 minutes from Knysna and 15 minutes from the friendly Blue Flag Buffels Bay bathing beach. Interaction with GuestsThere is also a cosy lounge with a ladies bar, plasma screen satellite television and log fires to warm up the winter months. Experience our rustic eatery, Earth & Fire Restaurant, with an intimate indoor dining area and out-side deck overlooking the mashie golf course and pristine indigenous forests. Let our chefs tantalize your taste buds with home cooked meals and freshly baked breads from our wood fired oven. The NeighborhoodThe lodge is surrounded by natural forests and guests can enjoy bird watching, our indigenous tree walk, canoeing, mashie golf as well as total peace and tranquillity. Getting AroundTransport can be arranged to and from the airport and surrounding towns Other Things to NoteGuests at the lodge can enjoy bird watching, our indigenous tree walk, canoeing, mashie golf as well as total peace and tranquillity.
hotel
18br hotel
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Situated on a river, this guesthouse is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve and within 9 mi (15 km) of Knysna Elephant Park and Knysna Quays. Pledge Nature Reserve and Featherbed Nature Reserve are also within 9 mi (15 km).
hotel
Good
12 reviews
25br hotel
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Located on a lake, this family-friendly apartment is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Sedgefield Beach and 6.8 mi (11 km) from Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve. Knysna Elephant Park and Pledge Nature Reserve are also within 16 mi (25 km).
hotel
12br hotel
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  • Pets Allowed
  • Swimming Pool
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Situated in Knysna, this hostel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve and within 9 mi (15 km) of Knysna Elephant Park and Knysna Quays. Pledge Nature Reserve and Featherbed Nature Reserve are also within 9 mi (15 km).
Home/Apartment
3br Home/Apartment
  • Pets Allowed
SELF-CATERING HOUSE IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE The house is situated in a Private Nature Reserve with Groenvlei Lake Pleasant Water frontage. Very Private, Comfortable and very spacious accommodation for up to 8 people. 4km from Sedgefield Village, an hour from George Airport and 20 min from Knysna. Lounge with Bar Facility,TV,dvd and Family Pkg Dstv. A Large fully equipped kitchen with stove,oven, fridge and microwave. Main bedroom opening up to veranda with Lake views . Two other rooms sleeps 2 on single beds. A third room (study) with Bunk Bed. 2 Full bathrooms with shower and baths Showers only please?(due to major water restrictions_ rain water only). Crisp 100% Cotton linen and towels are provided, (bring your own beach towels). Gas Braai and Weber facilities provided, no open fires please. Serviced once a week for long stays. Kayaks, oars and life-jackets available for use on the Groenvlei Lake Bring Fishing rods with for Bass fishing off the Jetty Great Walks and Cycling routes for nature lovers and 2 Km's away from Lake Pleasant Beach. Co-ordinates: 34°1'58.45"S 22°50'41.34"E
Other
1br Other
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The Space24/7 Security at all times. Guest AccessBraai area, patio and lounge. Interaction with GuestsAs previous owners of a guest house we learned to provide for the needs of our guests. Other Things to NoteAs our premises are located in a 24/7 security estate it is important that all guest comply by the rules and regulations of the estate.
Home/Apartment
2br Home/Apartment
    Property Location Located in Knysna (Garden Route), Lake Pleasant Living is close to Sedgefield Beach and Liquid Grace Adventures. This 5-star apartment is within the vicinity of Scarab Village and Wild Oats Community Farmers Market. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 24 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and minibars. Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a sauna, and a fitness center. Additional features at this apartment include supervised childcare/activities and barbecue grills. Dining Satisfy your appetite at the apartment's restaurant, which features a bar and a pool view. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and laundry facilities. Event facilities at this apartment consist of a conference center and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.