About The Rest Farm
At the top of the water catchment deep in the Sneeuberg mountains of the Karoo you will find cosy cottages.
The Garden House is a quaint cottage nestled in the trees is a wonderful summer hide away. You will find a queen sized bed in the master bedroom. There are two more bunk beds and an open plan lounge, dining room and kitchen. There is a shower and toilet and a hot outside shower which is not to be missed. An old style stove keeps the cottage warm in the winter. The authentic Shepherd's Cottage is comfortable and cosy. The main bedroom has a queen sized bed with beautiful views. There is a room with two single beds and a small room with one single bed. The inside bathroom has a bath, shower and toilet. There is an additional outside toilet. The kitchen is large and well equipped with a fridge/freezer and gas oven and double sinks. The lounge/dining room is spacious with a comfy couches and chairs and a dining room table. It has wonderfully effective bosca fireplace keeping you warm on the coldest Sneeuberg night.
Take a deep breath of pollution free air, listen to the sounds of the earth, take a break from screens and go for a walk in the mountains and enjoy views that stretch as far as the eye can see. Enjoy an experience of a working cattle farm and stay in a fully equipped authentic farm cottage. Perfect for a young family holiday. Spend time paddling in the river that winds its way through the forest. Take a mountain hike. Walk the labyrinth. Watch the cow being milked. Help with herding the cattle. Enjoy breathtaking sunsets. Order some grassfed, ethically reared on the farm, beef from us, have a braai and enjoy the night sky with more stars than you knew it was possible to see. Take a scenic 30 minute drive to the famous village of Nieu Bethesda to visit the owl house, browse in a book shop or eat the local fare. Take a break from self catering and order a wholesome, home made meal from us. Our cottages are perfect for families, couples or solo travelers. You might be awoken by an eland grazing in your garden or find a zorse while strolling through the Karoo veld.
If you are travelling on your own we can offer reduced rates out of season.
Family friendly: This is a perfect place for a family to spend time together, play in the river, go for walks and experience farm life.
This is a no smoking establishment
We are a working farm and the farm must be treated with respect.
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