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About Ferns Country House

The graciousness of a country house, combined with the privacy of beautiful gardens, has characterized Ferns Country House over the years. Family owned and managed, Ferns Country House provides an experience of relaxed, generous hospitality. From the outdoor pool and elegant dining room to the stylish rooms, everything at Ferns Country House has been chosen with your comfort and pleasure in mind.

Situated in Mafikeng, leisure facilities in the area include game reserves, golf, tennis and squash, off-road motor sport facilities, and casino nearby. The Ferns is ideally located in an area rich in culture, history and wildlife. It is only 10 km from the North West Legislature, Government Departments and Mmabatho High Court, 15 km from the Mafikeng Airport, and a comfortable three-hour drive from Johannesburg.

The Ferns Country House offers 23 air-conditioned en-suite rooms that will ensure a most comfortable stay. Our a la carte restaurant offers fine dining which can be enjoyed at the pool, in our restaurant or in our private dining rooms, which are perfect for business dinner meetings.

The fully equipped modern conference facility is available for up to 30 delegates in U-shape seating, as well as various other seating configurations. The conference room can also be used for smaller functions, product launches and other events.


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Conference Venues

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Zulu (isiZulu)
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
  • Portuguese
  • Ndebele (IsiNdebele)
  • Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Leboa)
  • Sotho (Sesotho)
  • Tswana (Setswana)
  • Venda (Tshivenda)


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
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Reviews for Ferns Country House

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Lerato Molefe
07 November 2017

The room was beautiful and very neat. Staff very welcoming. I woul just suggest that they put mini fridges in their rooms, especially in this hot summer days. We could not buy enough water and drinks cause we did not have a fridge in the room.

Ephy Motlhamme
16 October 2017

The room is spacious and comfortable

Glynnis Hellemann, South Africa
19 December 2011

The rooms were lovely, especillay our bathroom. The service was good. The meals served were of a good standard.

Stephanie Detert, South Africa
31 October 2011

Had a great stay - lovely restaurant.

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Ferns Country House is 1.3km from the centre of Mahikeng , the nearest airport 147.6km (Sir Seretse Khama International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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