Morning Glory Cottages is a guest house located on the working farm Gelykfontein (vd Walt since 1884) that offers charming suites, and is...
Morning Glory Cottages is a guest house located on the working farm Gelykfontein (vd Walt since 1884) that offers charming suites, and is situated near Venterstad, which is in 'Karoo hartland' in the Eastern Cape.
Perfect for guests looking for comfortable lodging and warm hospitality, away from the city's hustle and bustle.
A short Drive from the N1 situated adjacent the South Eastern Shore line of The Gariep dam 9km Venterstad & Oviston.
En route to PE, Port Alfred, Addo, Plettenberg bay.
Accommodation at Morning Glory Cottages comprises 6 Units that are fully furnished, and quaintly decorated. These Units/ Cottages range from one to two bedrooms, which are equipped with either twin or double beds with an en-suite or private bathroom that has a bath or shower, or both with a basin and toilet.
All suites are quite spacious and contain a small kitchenette, such as a bar fridge with tea and coffee making amenities, a microwave as well as crockery and cutlery.
General facilities includes:
All Units have
TV that has selected DSTV -channels,
hairdryer on request,
iron with ironing board on request
extra blankets and electric blankets for winter nights.
WIFI Hotspot in Bar Area
Guests are spoiled for choice when dining in the dining room, as the on-site chef prepares delectable Karoo cuisine.
Morning Glory Cottages also provides braai amenities for guests in the lapa area, and offers a splash pool to cool off in on hot summer days.
For the corporate guest, the guest house has a conferencing venue and is able to host up to 20 delegates.
Secure parking is available for vehicles on Premises
On Premises activities include: Nature walks ,Star gazing, Bird watching, Interact with farm animals, Thoroughbred Horse Stud, Mountain biking on Farm Tracks(bring own bike), Glorious Sunsets, or just the calm and Tranquility of a Karoo Farm, Karoo Cooking at its Best.
Nearby Attractions Include:
Game drives in adjacent Game Reserve, Horse Riding and fishing at Gariep Dam, as well as 4x4 routes, Anglo Boer War Sites, Oviston water tunnel Inlet, and so much more.
Regret: NO PETS ALLOWED
Limited Cell reception
Dinner must be arranged 24hrs in advance.