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About Garingboom Guest Farm

Garingboom Guest Farm has two self-catering cottages and three en-suite cottages. It is an eco-friendly Karoo sheep farm situated in the Southern Free State, 150 km south of Bloemfontein on the N1. Two trails on the farm provide the opportunity to do some birding and walking on your own.

We offer accommodation in comfortable fully equipped, two-bedroom cottages under shady trees. Each unit includes air-conditioning, a TV, kitchenette, fridge, barbecue facilities and covered parking. Breakfast and special Karoo lamb dinners are also available.

Over 140 species of birds are listed on the farm. These include the burchell's courser, layard's titbabler, blue korhaan, rock pipit and many other Karoo specials. A new species, the kimberley pipit, are residents on the farm and in the winter times. The longtailed pipit is a special visitor. Riëtte is an experienced birder and special birding trips, horse rides and dragonfly spotting can be arranged with her.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 11 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 14
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 8 Reviews

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Garingboom Guest Farm Rooms

Reviews for Garingboom Guest Farm

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Karen kilfoil, South Africa
10 October 2016

Wonderful location, stars at night spetcular. Hosts are excellant and good food.

Hugh McCormick, South Africa
22 June 2016

Every thing was magic

Desiree Apitz, South Africa
06 January 2016

It was wonderful

Kallie Brocker, South Africa
07 September 2015


Andy Hillman, South Africa
06 September 2015

Very warm and friendly welcome from Jan and Riette.Tasty dinner.Excellent breakfast.Mattress overdue for upgrade

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Garingboom Guest Farm is 17.6km from the centre of Springfontein , the nearest airport 152.4km (Bloemfontein Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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