About Piet-my-Vrou Farm Guest Cottage
Piet-my-Vrou Farm Guest Cottage is a two-bedroom, self-catering cottage situated on a working farm which is private and fully-equipped. The cottage can sleep up to six guests and meals are available on request.
Piet-my-Vrou is the Afrikaans name for the mockingbird or red chested cuckoo that you will find here during spring time. The cottage is situated on the working farm called Drayton, at the foot of a beautiful mountain. Drayton is one of the oldest farms in the Overberg area and the original mill, that dates back to the mid 1700's, is still on the farm. The farm is only 8 km outside of Caledon, on the N2 in the direction of Riviersonderend. Visitors can reach the cottage by car and will only have to travel on 800 m of gravel road.
On arrival, guests will receive freshly baked bread and home baked rusks. A menu from which guests can order home cooked meals and freshly baked goods to be enjoyed in the privacy of the cottage, is also provided. Guests can relax on the verandah and enjoy the scenery, or take an easy hike to the waterfall in the nearby mountain. A small mountain stream also flows past the cottage.
The coastal town of Hermanus is 65 km away and picturesque Greyton is only 40 km away. In the nearby Hemel and Aarde Valley, there are a number of wine cellars that can be visited. The hot springs and casino are only 8 km away. There is a golf course in Caledon, as well as a few restaurants and gift shops. The Arabella Hotel, with its very popular golf course and spa, is only 20 minutes away.
Reviews for Piet-my-Vrou Farm Guest Cottage6 guest reviews Reviews of
4.5 out of 5 stars
Quaint little cottage. Neat and clean. Beautiful and peaceful surroundings. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and we will without hesitation revisit again should we be in the area.
We enjoyed our one night stay immensely. Beautiful rustic cottage. Lovely views. Perfect for a break.
We had a lovely weekend at Piet-my-Vrou cottage and the children absolutely loved staying on the farm. Rene-Louise was absolutely brilliant, so friendly, and baked delicious bread. Thank you very much!
A real break away. Awesome views and great hosts. The bread and rusks were delicious.
The cottage was really stunning. Very lovely and quaint, and such a tranquil, gorgeous setting.
Piet-my-Vrou Farm Guest Cottage Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Similar Accommodation in Caledon
Things to do in and around Caledon
(0.9 km from Caledon)
Find serenity and feel revived at The Caledon Spa – a world class destination Spa boasting six treatment rooms, a Rain Spa and Natural Warm Mineral Baths. A sanctuary for relaxation and pampering, The Spa offers a delectable menu of treatments and...
(1.6 km from Caledon)
Caledon Nature Reserve and Wildflower Garden offers a 10 km trail through fascinating mountain fynbos to the summit of Swartberg. The circular trail is steep but well maintained and worth it for the sweeping views of the Overberg. Hikers should...
(16.2 km from Caledon)
Wine, food and chocolate come together beautifully at Creation Wines in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley near Hermanus. This trendsetting award-winning estate offers a range of experiences from unusual food and chocolate parings that will rejuvenate your...
(22.3 km from Caledon)
Fabulous wines next door to MOSAIC Private Sanctuary. Tastings are offered.