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About Yellowwood Forest

Yellowwood Forest offers an unconventional camping experience for nature lovers and family holidays. This unique forest retreat on the bank of the Inchara River is 1km from Morgan bay beach. Its 30 camp sites, rustic self catering cabins and new luxury self catering Cob Cottage, all break with tradition in a variety of delightful ways.

Yellowwood is a peaceful place surrounded by enormous trees and lush riverine vegetation; a tranquil, bird watchers paradise. This Eco-friendly site is protected from the wind and sun. It has a gift shop, licensed tea garden restaurant, pizzeria and Dstv sport on the big screen. Wireless Internet and pre-paid vouchers are available and there’s firewood for sale.

There are bunnies, guinea pigs, birds and a magical playground with a tree house. The decks, ladders, bridge, swings, slides, trampolines, toys, bikes and carts will keep kids amused, so come hungry and make yourself at home.

The river has a small natural swimming hole with high rocks surrounding it from which to do bomb drops and forest trails to explore. Bring your bicycle! A short walk / ride away is the Morgan Bay dam for Bass fishing, swimming and canoeing.

  • Response Rate: 96%
  • Response Time: 11 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 193
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 3 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Budget
  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Please note that the riverside campsites are situated in the river. Be warned during unusual flood conditions, that we cannot accept responsibility for any natural disasters, acts of God, accidents or mishaps that may occur as a result of staying in this wild and beautiful place.

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                          Reviews for Yellowwood Forest

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                          Alice M, South Africa
                          18 June 2016

                          ...if you want to run away from JHB. Environmentally friendly, lovely people, gorgeous dogs. Pizza in fully vegetarian oven. The cottage we stayed in was a dream. Better than in the pictures. Only thing to keep in mind: if you have a bad back, make arrangements about mattress. Otherwise, fabulous:  fully recommend it. 

                          Tertia Condon, South Africa
                          06 June 2016

                          Thank you so much for your hospitality and making us feel welcome.. There's only one word to describe the Cob Cottage and Footprints Festival in a nutshell, awesome! We found everything in order and enjoyed every minute, too short! Can't wait to book for longer next time!:-)

                          Jan-Adriaan du Plessis, South Africa
                          05 January 2016

                          Had a great stay at yellowwood. Would definitely recommend this place to friends and family.

                          Yellowwood Forest Map

                          Yellowwood Forest is 0.9km from the centre of Morgan Bay , the nearest airport 67.8km (East London Airport).
                          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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