Sandveld Dorpshuys is the gateway to Redelinghuys which offers an excellent base from which to explore the many activities and scenic...
Sandveld Dorpshuys is the gateway to Redelinghuys which offers an excellent base from which to explore the many activities and scenic countryside.
The century-old Sandveld Dorpshuys, offers beautiful rooms. The rooms are appropriately named after some of the abundant bird species found in the area and some offering luxurious en-suite bathrooms. All the guest house rooms are air-conditioned and have TVs. To add to your convenience, kitchen facilities with microwaves are provided for guests looking to self cater and depending on the room types, all rooms are comfortably furnished with double, single or bunk beds. A laundry service is available at an additional fee.
For a big family or group of friends, Lepellêer, Piet-my-vroutjie and Suikerbossie can be joined. Comfortable backpacking and camping accommodation are also available. Backpacker rooms are furnished with single beds and linen and pillows are provided. Each camp and caravan site has water and electricity points and the ablution and laundry facilities are shared with the backpacker rooms.
Relax on the big verandas and enjoy the beautiful gardens. The evening skies are perfect for stargazing while enjoying the campfires at the big lapa. Braai wood and picnic packs can be provided and for a dinner or barbecue, please request in advance. The children’s playground is sure to keep the little ones busy as well as the abundance of farm animals. Guests can make use of the communal swimming pool, but please note children are not permitted to swim without adult supervision. Take advantage of the Coffee Shop's delights and indulge in the delicious confectionery and homemade savoury treats and light lunches on offer. Conference facilities are also available with meals and accommodation.
The area offers a variety of activities and places to see. The area is renowned for Verlorenvlei with its abundant bird life of more than 180 species. Guests can visit Khoi San art and caves at Agterdam, the Potato Cold storage which was once the Dutch Reformed church, Vegkop, the old Rectory and Bakoven, an archaeology excavating site or Rocherpan Nature Reserve. Various 4x4 trails and game drive can be done in the area. For the fishermen, there is river and sea fishing and guests can go on hiking or mountain biking trails.