Badsfontein`s old historic farm house, built ± 1840, is for more than six generations in the family.
If you want to be away from everything- come to Badsfontein.
Although some will find the old house a bit rustic, the lovely new mattresses will ensure a good nights sleep.
Perfect between Cape Town and Johannesburg to stay over.
Make it your destination stop in the heart of the Karoo.
The clear skies, birdlife, long walks in the veld will rejuvenate your soul.
A rustic house, with flair.
Quietness - do you still know what it is? In the Karoo one can still experience that privilege.
Badsfontein, a merino sheep farm, is 20 km out of Murraysburg, our little town.
The house has a lovely "braai room' with an inside fireplace. Everything you need is in the kitchen/braai (URL HIDDEN) of the equipment maybe a bit older, but everything is clean and works. Four/ five bedrooms ,with very comfortable new mattresses.Most beautiful views from the old house. We also offer lovely walking, mountain biking and running roots on the farm.
A large irrigation dam ideal for water-skiing , canoeing or even swimming is only 500 m from the house.
Ideal for family holidays- a place away from everything, but close enough to Graaff-Reinet for shopping and visiting historical places.
Zugang für Gäste
The house is yours! Easy access.
Interaktion mit Gästen
We will have interaction with our guests, look after their needs. But you stay on your own, ± 1.2 km from the main farm house. Cleaning service in the mornings as request. We will make recommendations where and what to visit on day trips to Graaff -Reinet, Nieu Bethesda, the Owl House and Murraysburg. We will enjoy taking you on most enjoyable farm drives and stop late afternoon for sundowners, should you like to go on drives late afternoon.
At the main house is a tennis court and swimming pool-can make use of it any time.
Weitere wichtige Infos
Travelling between Johannesburg and Cape Town the Old farm House will be the first day of your holiday! You'll like the atmosphere ,lovely clear skies for incredible stargazing and stretch your legs after a day in the car by walking to the dam.
House rules: relax and enjoy yourself but please take care of our property.
Pets: if you have a small dog that will do, but being a sheep farm large dog breeds can be a problem.