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Serene Farm Stays in South Africa

There are serene farms to stay at in South Africa

South Africa is one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is filled with unique culture, a diverse history, mouthwatering food, and the best people! There are ample places to enjoy a holiday, but one of the most unique places to stay is on a farm in South Africa.

South Africa is well known for its farming culture. As there are a variety of produce farmed here. Many of these products include maize, wheat, potatoes, sorghum and oats. Not to mention one of the most amazing fruits, grapes. Which in turn makes the South African wine market so successful. Well, you get a chance to stay on one of these farms.

1. Travalia Guest Farm

Travalia Guest Farm is a serene farm stay in South Africa as you can enjoy all the wildlife presence throughout your stay

First up, we have the beautiful Travalia Guest Farm, located in Nelspoort, in the Western Cape Province. This guest farm is situated in the Cape Countryside, surrounded by lush greenery and vegetation. On the property, there are luxury rooms that include a braai area and a fully equipped kitchenette. Not to mention the beautiful gardens and pools on site.

Furthermore, the farm offers a peaceful atmosphere for you to recharge away from the busy city life. A variety of wildlife roams around the farm, making it perfect for animal lovers. These include kudu, sheep, cows, and smaller antelope. And to top it all off, your pets are welcome here.

Every room has an en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and a TV. Some rooms are self-catering, whereas others are not. These rooms include a bar fridge, but the self-catering rooms have a kitchenette. So whether you want to be wined and dined or just want the feel of the farm with your own food, you have the option.

One of the best parts of Travalia is the amazing restaurant that serves typical Karoo food. This includes a leg of lamb, lamb shank, lamb pie, and bobotie. Furthermore, braai packs are available if you want to enjoy the fresh Karoo air over some hot coals. Fires are lit on request. However, it is only open from 18h00 to 19h30, so you better make a booking. Therefore, these are just some of the reasons why you should visit this serene farm in South Africa.

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2. Retief Guest Farm

Retief Guest Farm is a serene farm stay in South Africa as the continental breakfast includes fresh Karoo ingredients

Next up on our list is Retief Guest Farm. This guest farm is located in Kroonstad, in the Free State Province. There are countless family rooms available, so no one gets left behind. One of the best parts about this accommodation is the sun terrace, where guests can enjoy the lovely Kroonstad sun.

Furthermore, the farm stay specialises in à la carte and continental breakfast. If you don’t want to leave the comfort of your stylish room, you can opt for breakfast in bed via room service. Later in the day, you can explore the garden, the pool, and unique braai facilities for some fun.

If you want to explore nearby landmarks, there is a selection of packed lunches offered for your planned trip. You can enjoy activities around Kroonstad, like fishing, canoeing, cycling, and hiking. These sound like the perfect options when you want to go out into nature and explore. Nothing sounds more relaxing, right? These are just a few of the reasons why staying at Retief Guest Farm is the best idea. You won’t regret staying at this serene farm in South Africa.

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3. Oudewerfskloof Olive Farm

Oudewerfskloof Olive Farm is a serene farm to stay on in South Africa, as you can unwind and pick olives from the trees

Lastly, we have the Oudewerfkloof Olive Farm, located in Stilbaai, in the Western Cape Province. This farm has over 15,000 trees that produce world-class olives. It offers a charming piece of rural bliss for everyone. The accommodation is tranquil and comfortable, and it has breathtaking views of the Goukou River. There is an absolute abundance of activities for both kids and adults. It provides an authentic, unique, and old-fashioned farm-style experience for all to enjoy.

Furthermore, there are many options for self-catering accommodation at Oudewerfkloof. The Loft option sleeps 6 and has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a lounge, kitchen, dining room, and a braai and stove area. Die Boord option is a modern self-catering home with a spacious patio and luxury amenities. It further has a fully appointed farm-style kitchen and sleeps 4 people. Every style room or house has stunning views overlooking the Farm.

Every house or room has a Nespresso Machine, appliances, and a stove. So you’re in a rural area, but you don’t feel like it. Everything is made to make sure you’re as comfortable as possible. Regarding housekeeping, you can request cleaning. Linen and towels are provided, and camping cots are available for the little ones. Thus, you don’t need to lift a finger. So you can just relax.

You can go canoeing, explore the olive farm, and sample the delicious crops. You can also purchase olives or even freshly made olive oil to brighten up your own dishes. All these outdoor activities facilitate rest and relaxation. What more can you ask for, right? Therefore, this just sums up a few reasons why Oudewerfkloof Olive Farm is a serene farm to stay on in South Africa.

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Go to a Serene Farm Stay in South Africa

These farm stays and guesthouses make for the perfect getaway. Everything about them is unique and cultured. There are so many activities to take part in, places to see, and experiences to have. The time in nature is definitely time well spent. Each moment will revitalise, uplift and recharge your energy. So it is a must to visit one of these beautiful, proudly South African Farms. And if you’re looking for something in the Western Cape try a soothing farm stay in Stellenbosch.

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