The SpaceStay with us in our SCALI Self catering Wine Cottage to relax, forget about the big stuff and then to only enjoy life and the small things! Make memories, they stay!
The Cottage situated directly opposite the main farm house, can accommodate 4 people in the quiet heart of the wine countryside, surrounded by grape vines & olive trees in the Voor Paardeberg area.
The Cottage has 2 bedrooms, each with en-suite bathrooms. We supply good quality duvets, linen & towels. A small farm-style kitchen, well equiped. Decorated with antique furniture & ample closet space. An inviting shady vine covered 'stoep' or patio with wrought iron chairs & table to enjoy the surrounding & views, with a glass of wine.
Enjoy a complimentary bottle of our wine (only for a 2 night stay) and of course more if you like-our wines are available to buy at Cellar Door Prices.
First enquire from your hosts: if you can pick herbs & vegetables from our kitchen veg garden depending on the season and grill/barbecue your favorite meal with a glass of wine!!! A braai/barbecue-drum for a typical SA braai available to use.
Please note the closest shops for groceries are 15km away in Paarl or Wellington.
Connect to free WIFI in the Cottage.
Provided for your use a hairdryer & iron and ironing board.
Complimentary coffee, teas & sugar available in the kitchen.
Breakfast goodies for your first mornings' breakfast (home made farm bread, farm fresh eggs, etc.) can be provided but PLEASE BOOK THIS IN ADVANCE!
An outside pool (enclosed) is available in summer for your enjoyment also (swimming towls are supplied-in the Cottage).
Come enjoy & experience a tranquil farm stay with us to remember forever. Make happy memories and we hope that you will return again! Guest AccessCheck-in at your hosts': Tania & Willie (Main Farm House, opposite the Cottage) you will be accompanied to the Cottage & handed the Cottage keys.
Outdoor swimming pool access & braai (for you to use also)
Wine tasting by prior appointment
Walk through the vineyards,
Picnic on the lawns in the garden or under the olive trees.
Walking around on the farm, feel free to wander around
Fishing (catch & release) and or swimming in the rainwater catchment-dams
Bird watching (if you want, get a list from us)
In season: grape or olive picking/harvesting (mid January to mid April)
Visit an array of fantastic wine farms & cellars in the area.
Or play golf on a few world renown golf courses around.
Our gate at the top road (tar road), entering the farm might be lock with a combination lock (code: 1877) to enter. Interaction with GuestsTania & Willie, your hosts live in the Main Farm House. We live on the property, so we're just a 'knock on the door' away (or on our mobile phones) if you have any queries, problems, for any advise, suggestions or a talk. We enjoy a chat though!
We do endeavor to be available when required, however we do respect your privacy.
We are happy to help you discover our wonderful Cape Winelands and more specific our region, Paardeberg.
Your feedback is also much appreciated. The NeighborhoodLots of beautiful wine farms & cellars to visit.
(Vondeling, Perdeberg, Windmeul, Boland, Nelsons Creek, Rebokskloof) in a 1-10km radius from us.
Wine areas close by: Swartland, Riebeeck, Wellington, Paarl, Stellenbosch & Franschoek.
Farmers markets, like the one at Windmeul winery on the first Saturday of each month.
Fig festival (normally 1st weekend in April)
Golf courses to discover.
Hiking trails & Mountain bike adventures.
Perdeberg or Paardeberg Mountain
Fauna and Flora in the area.
Fresh air & water!
One word of warning: many of these places & activities require reservations, so be sure to book in advance - to avoid dissapointment. Getting AroundYou will need your own transport or organize with a local Taxi service: Paarl Taxis
16km from Paarl (closest shops),
17km from Wellington,
26km from Riebeeck,
36km from Stellenbosch,
40km from Franschoek &
50km (45-50 min) from Cape Town CBD & Waterfront. Other Things to NoteOur very friendly dogs, JUPPIE - big black Great Dane (8yrs old), UNO & BELLA - 2 small Jack Russells who lives on the farm.
No daily housekeeping service! But for long stays we change the towels & empty the rubbish bins, to be changed & emptied. While linen and bath towels are provided in the cottage.
A daily maid service is not included in the rental. However, it is available at an additional rate. Our cleaning lady, Sarie will anytime assist in cleaning, just let us know if & when you would need her.
Our garden man, Amos will take your garbage bag, sweep the 'stoep' (front porch) fill up your wood for the braai, if required.
Extra cost & advance notice is required for:
Breakfast goodies (for first morning after arrival)
Wine tasting &or cellar tour, vineyard visiting.