The Forest Cottages are tucked away in the tree tops, each with a shaded deck overlooking the indigenous forests of the Homtini River Valley. Spacious, with two bedrooms and a fireplace they provide style, comfort and tranquility for couples and families. Two Luxury Safari Couples Tented Lodges tucked away on their own are a truly relaxed and romantic experience. For families and groups wanting a place to chill-out together spending evenings around a roaring campfire the two Family Tented Lodges are ideal. The Fynbos Farm Bungalow is comfortable and has a large lawned garden for children to enjoy, close to the playground, hay stack and chickens. All accommodation is self-catering but breakfasts and platters are available on advance request.
There is a swimming pool and sauna,massages when booked in advance, 3 forest walks of varying lengths through 60Ha of private indigenous forest,ample bird life for keen birdwatchers, badminton & volleyball, Petonque games, internet access, a DVD library and board games at reception for those rainy days. Homtini Guest farm is a working farm and we like to invite our guests to explore the vegetable garden , collect their own eggs from the chicken house. The wide open spaces and farm roads are great for kids to bring their bikes.
Rheenendal is found just 20 km outside of Knysna, it is a farming area and framed by the Goukamma and Knysna Rivers and Dalene Matthee's Millwood Forest. Millwood Forest offers a wide range of great hiking and biking trails, waterfalls and streams, areas of historical interest and a lunch/tea room. Not far from us you can hire canoes to go down the river and do horse rides through the fynbos and forests. In Rheenendal there is a exclusive vegetarian restaurant and also a country kitchen in a macadamia plantation. Both provide a very special eating-out experience.
In Room Facilities:
Each Forest Cottage has a queen size bed in the main bedroom and 2-3 single beds in the second bedroom. Good quality mattresses and 100% percale linen provide an excellent sleeping experience. A bathroom with shower,basin and toilet complete with towels and bath mats. A large kitchen with stove, microwave, fridge and full complement of cutlery and crockery.In the lounge you will find a TV,DVD machine and fireplace as well as a few good books. The decks are shaded with comfortable seating and a braai.
The Tented Lodges have full electrics with en suite bathrooms that have a shower,basin and toilet.A fridge,kettle,cutlery ,crockery,linen and towels.The Couples tented lodges have Weber Gas Braais on deck while the Family Tented Lodges have their own braaiplaces.
Homtini Cycle Route
Circles in the Forest Hiking Trail
Dalene Mathee Memorial
Canoeing on the Goukamma River