SafariNow.comR200 OFF Welcome to SafariNow! Get R200 off your booking by paying with the voucher code MATTHEW107030 before 3 October 2016 Terms of use

Terms & conditions apply.

About Thabametsi Farm

May Thabametsi Farm weave its magic on your soul so that your footsteps automatically lead you back to this tranquil, rustic self-catering farm getaway.

All units have indoor fireplaces and heaters cater for cosy winter nights whilst summer evenings are braai-time in the lovely bomas under the stars. Fully equipped kitchens and there is also free under cover parking.

Activities include swimming in the solar heated pool, gym, games in the entertainment area with DStv. Surprise games set up for kids, a jungle gym, trampoline and obstacle course. The kids will discover a fantasy garden and the adults a thought provoking labyrinth.

Nature walks, bird-watching, kids bicycle track, gym, cycling for adults are all on offer. Donkey and tractor cart rides are included in the booking. Our coffee and craft shop offers local gifts and homemade products as well as some basic necessities whilst enjoying milkshakes, various coffees and more from the coffee shop.

Thabamesti Farm offers pet friendly, family orientated accommodation. This is a true farm stay experience with horses grazing in the paddocks, Munchkin the goat, as well as ducks, chickens and a turkey for the children to feed and keep an eye out for the two tortoises.

Romantic: We offer a romantic dinner for two in your unit on request or a picnic for two at an extra charge.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 37
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 51 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Gym
  • Swimming Pool
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Parking on Premises
  • Hiking
  • Romantic
  • see more

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • 3 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

No music or unnecessary noise. Booking in time no later than 8.30pm unless otherwise requested.
We are pet friendly and allow up to two medium sized dogs that is socialised per unit.

Availability and pricing

Please enter dates to receive pricing

Reviews for Thabametsi Farm

51 guest reviews Reviews of

4.5 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Rathna Sewdass
25 February 2018

The peace, the tranquility and ambience of Thambametsi Farm coupled with the hospitality of staff and management.

Emmanuel Moloisane
06 February 2018

We enjoyed the donkey & tractor rides. The kids loved the games as well. What a lovely weekend we had.

Tursha Myles
05 January 2018

Like always the staff is super friendly and helpful, the kids had a blast with the tractor and donkey cart rides.

Magali Malherbe
06 November 2017

A truly lovely stay with lots of things to do for young children. We had such a great time, reconnecting with nature. I could recommend to any young family!

Christina Kennedy, South Africa
07 November 2016

What an amazing weekend - we are beyond thrilled to have finally found the perfect weekend family getaway within a short drive of Jo'burg!From the incredible staff to the well-equipped cottages to the vast range of activities on offer, Thabametsi has it all. Our daughter was kept busy from dawn till dusk with pony rides, tractor rides, donkey cart rides, feeding the animals, swimming in the lovely shallow pool, playing in the games room and running around in nature. And my husband and I managed to shrug off our city stress and R-E-L-A-X to the max.Thank you to Judy and staff - we will definite...
see more

Show More Reviews

Thabametsi Farm Map

Thabametsi Farm is 16.3km from the centre of Magaliesburg , the nearest airport 57.6km (Lanseria International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

Things to do in and around Magaliesburg

Hennops Hiking Trail

(53.8 km from Magaliesburg)

2 reviews

The 20 km Hennops Mountain Biking Trail doubles up as the Hennops Hiking Trail. Along with the Zebra Trail and the Krokodilberg Trail, the Hennops trails provide hikers with a variety of routes for short weekends and longer getaways. The Hennops...

Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine

(2.9 km from Magaliesburg)

2 reviews

Gold diggers welcome! Have you ever tried panning for gold? Not many folk have witnessed how mining was done over a hundred-and-thirty years ago. Join experienced tour leaders for the experience of a lifetime as they take you back through the...

Askari Spa

(13.1 km from Magaliesburg)

2 reviews

Askari Spa is located in the beautiful African veldt of the Magaliesburg region. Surrounded by the majestic mountain range, the spa boasts beautiful gardens, outdoor relaxation areas, a juice bar and a swimming pool. There is an individual...

Magalies Wild Game Farm

(19.3 km from Magaliesburg)

2 reviews

With a beautiful view of the Magaliesburg Mountains, Magalies Wild Game Farm features some fun and exciting things to do for young and old. Activities include bird and game watching, game drives (self driving is possible with a 4x4), walking trails...