About Doornberg Guest Farm
Doornberg Guest Farm lies nestled in the heart of the Sneeuberg mountains, just outside Nieu Bethesda with its well-known Owl House. Relax, soak up the sun, and enjoy the peace and quiet of the Karoo. Go birdwatching or game viewing, or just curl up in front of a log fire on a cold winter evening.Doornberg is a working sheep farm with many fields irrigated by mountain springs, and Peet and Hanna are the fifth-generation owners of this magnificent family farm. The farm house is hidden among 200-year-old oak trees, with huge gardens creating a true oasis in the Karoo.Guests are free to use all facilities on the farm and experience true Karoo hospitality in safe and secure surroundings.All facilities are equipped for self catering and linen and towels are provided.Please note that the village of Nieu Bethesda has NO FUEL OR PETROL STATIONS, also NO ATM OR CARD FACILITIES and the same is valid for the farm. Bring enough cash for purchases and meals. Please make sure that you fill up before turning off the N9.
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