Berluda Farmhouse provides home-from-home comforts, amidst luxurious interior and beautiful decor. Lush gardens, authentic South African farm hospitality and traditional South African cuisine, is what made Berluda famous.
The Farmhouse consists of seven B&B rooms (6 Standard and 1 Luxury). There are also eight self-catering Cottages (5 Family cottages, 1 Standard Honeymoon cottage and 2 Luxury cottages), each fitted with luxurious touches, fully equipped kitchen, private "braai" (barbeque) facilities, WiFi and air conditioning (except Cottage 1)
Dining at Berluda is a taste adventure you will never forget. Try our local Karoo lamb or ostrich delicacies, and some award-winning local wines and sweet wines.
Did you know we have exclusive activities for our guests? These include: Working Ostrich Farm Tour, a Meerkat Encounter and Sunset Drives. Please speak to our friendly receptionist regarding any questions for tour bookings, you will meet her at reception.
In Room Facilities:
All Rooms and Cottages 7 & 8
DSTV in lounge, air-conditioning, Hair dryer, Tea/coffee tray, Complimentary sherry, Information file, Spa bath, Separate toilet and shower, European adapter, Shaving plug, Private veranda, Free Wifi. Towels and linen provided
Family Cottages 1 - 6:
Hair dryer, Tea/coffee tray, Information file, Spa bath, Separate toilet and shower, European adapter, Shaving plug
Private veranda, BBQ facilities, Free WiFi and air conditioning.
Fully equipped kitchen: stove, oven, microwave, fridge, cutlery and crockery, kettle, toaster.
Towels and linen provided
Berluda is within easy reach of the world famous Cango Caves. The world heritage site of the magnificent Swartberg Pass, is just a short drive away. Meiringspoort seperates the quaint villages of De Rust and Prince Albert. For the adventurous, don't miss the opportunity to visit Die Hel (Gamkaskloof)
To enjoy the sights and sounds that our valley has to offer to the fullest, we recommend a 3-night stay. For adventure, we are within easy reach of quad-biking experiences, as well as abseiling, canoeing, horse riding and others.
Outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, 4 X 4 tracks and stargazing are some of the many things which we offer in and around Berluda!
Hot summer days (more than 300 annually) are spent in the cool waters of one of the sparkling swimming pools.
As Berluda is well known as a family-destination, we cater especially for families with small children. We offer a children's playground, baby-sitting in the evenings and a safe environment for cycling and walking for the children. Berluda is also a bird-watchers' paradise, and a walk in the hills behind will give you a glimpse of the beautiful and rare indigenous Karoo vegetation.
Schoemanshoek is a fertile farming valley close to the famous Cango Caves. Situated on one of the largest working ostrich farms, it is also ideal for bird-watching, horse-riding, hiking, mountain-biking and swimming.
Cango Caves, Cango Wildlife Ranch, Ostrich Show Farms, Historical Buildings in and around Oudtshoorn (CP Nel Museum and Le Roux Town House), Karusa Winery, Meerkats, Meiringspoort, Rus en Vrede Waterfall, Swartberg Pass and various Hiking and Biking Trails in the area. Working ostrich farm, stargazing, game drives.