Fleckvieh Guestfarm @ Grootvadersbosch Landgoed offers self-catering units and is located on a private WORKING farm situated at the foothills of the Langeberg mountain. Ideal for guests looking for comfortable farm lodging, away from the city's hustle and bustle. Accommodation comprises 1 thatched chalet, 2 cabins (Takbok & Bosbok), 2 flat-like rooms (Koeitjie & Kalfie) near the milking parlor and 1 small house (Melkhuisie) also near the milking parlor.
The farm also offers a communal swimming pool to take a refreshing dip in on summer days, with braai areas and lovely views. A swim in the farm dam is also possible. Activities that can be enjoyed on-site at an additional cost are walking trails and mountain biking, guided horse rides as well as fishing, bird watching and so much more.
Situated at the foothills of the Langeberg mountain close to Tradouwspass near Swellendam (30km), Heidelberg (20 km), Barrydale (17km) and Witsand (48km) in the Western Cape. Guests from abroad like to use our Guestfarm as a base not only for all that is close like Witsand (whale watchers paradise) and the wine routes but also to visit Cape Town (200km), George (190km) and Oudshoorn (200km).
In Room Facilities:
The chalet is a 6 sleeper free standing unit, and has 2 bedrooms and a loft area equipped with one double and two times two single beds. This unit has an open-planned kitchen and living area, with outside braai facilities to make use of.
The Takbok and Bosbok units are the newest of all the accommodations, located on the edge of the dam. These room-like units can sleep 4 people and consist of one double bed and one bunk bed with it's own kitchen area. The rooms have a walkway that leads to the outside bathrooms. Each unit has its own braai area and camping space.
The Melkhuisie is a 4 sleeper but 5 is possible with two rooms (2 adults and 3 kids), one with a double bed and the other room with two single beds. A sleeper couch for a 3rd child in the sitting room. Apart from the bathroom and sitting room there are a scullery and a fully equipped kitchen. There are also a fireplace inside the kitchen and braai facilities outside. This little house is in the center of the farm activities and the milking shed is close by and the feeding cafeteria of the little calves as well.
The Koeitjie and Kalfie are former calf housing facility`s that was transformed into two units with a stunning view on the valley below. Koeitjie a room with a double bed, double bunker bed and Kalfie two single beds.and a sleeper couch.
For groups of friends and Family the Melkhuisie along with Koeitjie and Kalfie is ideal to book as a group.
* Swimming Pool
* Braai Area
* Pet Friendly
* Free Wifi
* Horse Riding
* Bass Fishing
* Bird Watching
* Mountain Biking.