The off-the-grid farm is located 26 km from Montagu and offers guests a wide range of activities including fishing, swimming, and mountain trails.
Giant (wheelchair friendly), Brown-hooded and Pied Cottages are newly built eco-friendly cottages build using natural building materials and techniques and are located about 1km down the valley from the main farm. These three are unfortunately not pet-friendly.
Malachite Cottage (pet-friendly) is a charming two-sleeper stone cottage adjacent to the main farm house with its own private enclosed garden.
In Room Facilities:
Malachite Cottage is furnished with twin single beds and 2 small sleeper couches in the lounge to accommodate children. The bathroom is fitted with a shower, basin, and toilet. The kitchen has a two-plate gas stove, bar fridge and all cooking utensils, cutlery & crockery. This unit is pet-friendly.
Giant (wheelchair friendly), Brown-hooded and Pied Cottages are two bedroom cottages (accommodating 4 adults). The kitchen has an all gas stove & oven, electric fridge & freezer, all cooking equipment, cutlery & crockery and a comfortable breakfast counter. The open plan lounge and kitchen has a cosy fire place and outside is a built-in braai and dining area. The bathroom has a shower and basin and a separate dry composting toilet.
All linen, towels and bedding is provided. In line with our ethos to minimize our ecological impact, we supply biodegradable guest amenities and dish-washing liquid.
The Farm is the second last in a secluded valley (11km on tar and 14km on gravel) with no traffic apart from the last neighbours. Here you can truly relax and unwind in a tranquil environment far from the everyday hustle and bustle.
The surrounding mountains offer great hiking, mountain biking (bring your own bikes) and typical Karoo and Cape birding.
The two farm dams offer great fishing, including: rainbow trout (fly-fishing only) (per kg), grass carp (C&R) and mozambique tilapia (C&R).
Giant (wheelchair friendly), Brown-hooded and Pied Cottages have a communal Boma area with braai and seating and an eco-pool tucked into the Klein Karoo trees, which offer the perfect shared space for social gatherings, family reunions, workshops, team building and yoga retreats.
Malachite Cottage has its own separate entrance with private enclosed garden with a braai pit and outside seating and loungers.
* Avalon Springs
* Montagu Springs
Restaurants and markets:
* Ye Olde Tavern Restaurant
* 22 Church Street Restaurant
* Montagu Spar Supermarket
* Shoprite Supermarket
* Saturday Montagu Market Market