The magnificently restored old farmhouse, known as De Oude Kraal Country Estate lies in the very heart of the gorgeous Free State, just outside of Bloemfontein. The farm offers tranquility and ample rest after a long journey, both in romance and luxury. Guests can spend the days unwinding in the beautify of the farm. The farm is located on a 2400ha functioning sheep farm and is now owned by the 6th generation family, bringing along excellence and dedication.
Accommodation at De Oude Kraal Country Estate consists of:
De Oude Kraal Country Estate is offers 4 star garden or farm bedrooms, individually themed and beautifully decorated. Each of these rooms have their own private patio, en-suite bathroom, heater, superb open fireplace, coffee/tea making facilities, TV and some have underfloor heating and a spa bath. In the evening you can snuggle up under a fabulous down duvet and mohair blanket.
A much needed complimentary afternoon tea along with scrumptious cakes awaits you once you have checked in. Marie's famous Free State cuisine offers you a fabulous gourmet dinner served by candlelight and a nourishing farm breakfast. Gerhard's exclusive wine cellar and bar will provide a large variety to satisfy all the discerning guests.
De Oude Kraal Country Estate has a lovely sunny lounge where you can read a book from the in-house library. Experience the lovely serene park like gardens set out under the large bluegum trees. Venture out on the farm by horseback, sundown tractor ride or on the footpaths. There are many great outdoor activities on the farm to keep you very busy, such as clay pigeon shooting, horse riding trails for all the beginners and advanced, hiking and abundant birdlife to find. The swimming pool offers a fabulous place to relax on those warm days.