About Blanco Guest Farm & Holiday Resort
Blanco Guest Farm, a registered nature reserve, is situated deep in the heart of the Eastern Cape interior, nestled at the base of the Winterberg Mountains.A family run holiday farm, Blanco offers warm country-style hospitality and a range of outdoor activities. Accommodation is offered in 30 cosy chalets. Great home cooking will satisfy the appetite, whetted by the fresh outdoors. Your stay includes a traditional country-style breakfast, a light lunch and a four-course dinner, served in our comfortable dining room. Homemade bread is part of the Blanco tradition.Activities at Blanco include tennis, swimming, golf, bowls, squash, table tennis, horse riding, volley ball, cycling and birdwatching. Guests can enjoy our wood fired sauna as well as running and hiking trails on the property. The kiddies will enjoy the trampoline, tractor cart rides, a play lounge and a playground. For the more adventurous there are 4x4 trails. A masseuse is available by appointment. Blanco also offers full conferencing facility and has a private landing strip.
Blanco Guest Farm
Conference Venues: Fully equipped conference room for up to 60 delegates in a classroom style.
Reservations in-season are accepted based on the minimum length of stay and are subject to availability.
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*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Tarkastad
(25.4 km from Tarkastad)
Get on your bike for an easy 3-hour spin in the Commando Drift Nature Reserve. This worthwhile trail follows gravel roads within the reserve with some gentle hills. Wildlife you may see includes zebra, black wildebeest, blesbok, springbok, kudu,...
(10.1 km from Tarkastad)
Blanco Guest Farm offers a 25 km 4x4 trail in the surrounding mountains of this lovely establishment. The trail takes approximately 3 to 4 hours to complete and has a relatively easy grading of 2. The closest town is Tarakastad. Please contact...
(25.4 km from Tarkastad)
Starting at the Commando Drift Nature Reserve rest camp, the Bushman Trail follows the shores of the dam and then up Palingkloof on a jeep track. It’s a popular birding trail, offering opportunities to spot numerous waterfowl and waders. Duration:...
(25.7 km from Tarkastad)
Named for the historical farm Endurance rather than the degree of difficulty, the Endurance Trail can be done over 2 or 3 days. Large herds of plains game frequent the trail area. The Endurance Trail Hut is close to a game-viewing hide, a...