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Founded in 1856, Lady Grey was originally a farm but today it is an active town where adventure racing takes place and an arty town that hosts the annual Lady Grey Easter Passion Play. Lady Grey is situated in a valley below the Witteberg mountain range and is named after Cape Governor Sir George Grey’s wife Lady Eliza Spencer. Waaihoek was bought by the Aliwal North Dutch Reform Church to establish a new congregation and today this beautiful Sandstone church is a National Monument. Lady Grey is also known for its railway track, where the train has to maneuver backwards and forwards up the slopes in some areas, but unfortunately this railway line is no longer operational. The only way you can travel backwards in time is to visit the museums or take a historic and botanical tour around town. Cool yourself in the Lady Grey Dam that was built in 1925. The wall is 25m... Show more
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Guest Farms could very well be the most idyllic South African form of accommodation. If you are out in the country you should definitely consider staying at a Guest Farm. From romantic getaways to a family holiday, they are perfect. They can range from absolutely luxurious to comfortable and you could easily find one that suits your budget. If you have children they will easily be occupied by the animals and nature that surround. They are often well staffed with a restaurant on the premises and well situated amongst various nature activities. Heading into the country? Have a look at our Guest Farms listing on Accommodirect.