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About Old Bearie

Old Bearie is a charming self-catering cottage tucked cosily away in the lush green of a citrus farm in the Gamtoos River Valley north of Patensie. The farm is just a short drive from the eastern entrance of the fabulous Baviaanskloof Wilderness area.

The cottage can comfortably accommodate up to seven guests and comprises three bedrooms, one bathroom and an open-plan kitchen and living area. The first bedroom contains a double bed, the second bedroom contains twin single beds, and the third bedroom contains a bunk bed and a single bed. The unit is served by one bathroom with a shower, toilet and a hand basin.

The open-plan kitchen and living room has ample seating around the build-in fire place and is well equipped to serve any self-catering need. Less than two metres from the kitchen door there is a big lapa, also with ample seating in a beautiful natural setting. Parking available right next to the unit.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 7
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 2 Reviews


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • Afrikaans

Availability and pricing

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  • Self-catering Cottage Sleeps 7 Includes: Self-catering The cottage can comfortably accommodate up to seven guests and comprises three bedrooms, one bathroom and an open-plan... see more Features:  Twin beds, Double beds, Private bathroom, Shared bathroom, Mountain views, Fireplace see more Twin beds, Double beds, Private bathroom, Shared bathroom, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Fan, No Smoking in Rooms, Garden views
    from R500 For 2 guests
    • Adults

      Reviews for Old Bearie

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      Michael Craig
      30 January 2018

      The accommodation is spacious. The host is friendly and very helpful. She phoned to check if Baviaanskloof road was open. The cottage is well equipped. It was really hot though. I arrived at 1 in the heat of the day and was accommodated even though I was an hour early. The afternoon was uncomfortably hot and so was the night. Not sure what can be done to make the cottage cooler. There was a portable fan in the living room but I lacked the energy to move it to the bedroom. There is a bit of traffic noise. The cottage is right on the road. The braai lapa is great but not much to put the grid...
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      Alison Kernohan
      12 September 2017

      Everything is just perfect.

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      Old Bearie is 12.8km from the centre of Patensie , the nearest airport 104.6km (Port Elizabeth Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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