Die Kliphuisie

Some information regarding your stay...


Linen and towels for the double bedroom (2ppl)

Kitchen equipped for 6

Cooking pots, pan, kettle, black 'potjie'

Dish-washing liquid, dishcloths, goldilocks 

Caravan gas fridge (small freezer compartment)

2 plate gas burners

Braai grid, -fork, -stand

Braai drum outside; braai area inside

Solar Consol lanterns

4 Plastic chairs for outside use

"Donkie" water heater (wood provided)

Matches (for lighting gas stove)

Monday - Friday
In any time after 14h00  | Out by 10h00 (except when no guests are booking in the same day – please ask in advance)
Saturday - Sunday
In any time after 14h00  | Out by 17h00

Bring your own...

Ice (if needed)

Swimming towels

Drinking water / Bottled water

Torch / camp lights / reading light 

Candles (Candle holders provided)

Insect repellent / Bug spray


Sun Umbrella (if needed)

Fishing equipment

Bedlinen/ sleeping bags / pillows/ towels for the additional guests (not using double bedroom)

Wood available @ R30 per bag (Please order in advance; payable with booking)

General information...

No electricity, but a cosy fireplace, Consol solar lanterns and a donkey for hot water

22km to the nearest town, Bonnievale & 38km to the historic town, Swellendam

Indoor bathroom with shower

Your sedan vehicle will get you here, BUT please note that there is a 16km gravel roads and we have no control over the conditions


(unfortunately, no 1 night bookings)

R480 pn for first 2 people (Single rate R480 pppn) 

R70 pppn for each additional adult

Children 0 - 4 free

Children 5 - 11 R35 pn   

The cottage has one double bedroom. In the open plan living area there is a couch that opens into another double sofa-bed. You are welcome to pitch a tent. Wood is available at R30 per bag, but must be ordered in advance. The river has clean water (although it is brown) and can be used. There is a kayak and paddles. There is limited cell phone reception. Pets are welcome, but please no pets in the beds! It is a rustic, no-fuss, farm cottage with no electricity or technical equipment, but we offer you Fish- and Martial Eagles, various owls, lesser game birds, many smaller birds, small game, frog- and cricket songs, outdoor hiking trails and wonderful night skies.

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