Bastion Farmyard offers 5 very well equipped en-suite rooms and 4 en-suite camp sites. We can accommodate up to 16 guests in the guesthouse and 24 in the camp site comfortably. This establishment is owner managed, your host will take care of any special requests during your stay. Bastion provides you with old-fashioned quality and a wholesome family experience.
Do not follow the GPS Coordinates, use the road directions as per below:
From Windhoek City, travel on the B1 through Rehoboth and Kalkrand for 247 kilometers.
Bastion Farmyard is located 14 kilometers before Mariental. Signboard on the B1 will indicate the turn-off.
Turn right off the B1 on to a gravel road. Follow the gravel road for 1 kilometer, Bastion will be on the left-hand side.
Their entrance is signposted at a remote-controlled gate. Please announce your arrival at the intercom.
From Keetmanshoop, travel on the B1 for 221 kilometers to Mariental. Continue through Mariental on the B1 for another 14 kilometers.
Bastion Farmyard turn off is indicated by a road sign, turn off the B1 to the left-hand side and follow the gravel road for 1 kilometer.
Their entrance is signposted at a remote-controlled gate.
Self-catering is also possible with a well-equipped communal kitchen available to all the in-house guests. Bastion Farm Kitchen has all the conveniences to make your stay pleasurable. It is very well equipped for self-catering with a stove, fridge/freezer, microwave oven, crockery, cutlery indoor braai and braai equipment. Promoting a wholesome family lifestyle, you will find the only TV on the premises in Bastion Farm Kitchen, with a full DSTV bouquet.
The town stands on the edge of the Kalahari Desert, in an area which has long been a centre for the Nama people. Mariental is the administrative and commercial capital of the Hardap Region in southern Namibia, and supports several economic industries, including ranching, an ostrich abattoir and large scale irrigated farming. (Thanks mainly to the Fish River and Hardap Dam.) Crops grown in the area include cotton, wheat, lucerne, (alfalfa) maize, grapes, tomatoes and a variety of garden vegetables.
In Room Facilities:
Our rooms include en-suite bathrooms, private entrances, fridge/freezers, coffee and tea stations, hairdryers, air-conditioning and heaters. All linen in the bedroom and bathroom are supplied.
We also offer free wireless internet access on the premises.
Fishing- freshwater, canoeing, walking, camping, birding, game-driving, hunting.