Kweekkraal Guest farm is situated 8.2 km west of Riversdale right at the gateway to the Garden Route on the Southern Coast of Africa.
The farm forms part of a conservation area. The main house is of historic significance and was built in 1880.
This is a working farm, sheep and cattle are grazed on cultivated Oats and Lucerne pastures. Other grain crops produced are Canola, Wheat and Barley.
Our accommodation consists of nine units which have recently been lovingly renovated and equipped by the farm owners, Pieter and Sandra van Wyk.
Five of the units all overlook a farm dam with a backdrop of Eucalyptus trees and grain fields. They each have a bedroom with a double bed, another bedroom with two single beds, bathroom with shower, fully equipped kitchen, lounge /dining area and a patio with a barbeque facility.
Three of the one bedroom cottages are situated around the swimming pool and barbeque area.
One cottage has a double bed and two have two single beds. They all have fully equipped kitchens and an en-suite bathroom with a shower. (no baths)
There is also a rustic stone cottage bound to lift your spirit and revive your senses .Power is supplied by solar and gas. Up to eight guests can sleep in this unit. Two bedrooms each have a double bed and two single beds, bathroom with shower (no bath), fully equipped open plan lounge- kitchen area with a huge indoor barbeque/ fireplace. A wooden deck provides a fine view of the dam and surrounding indigenous bush which abounds with bustling bird life.
For your convenience we offer braai packs (home grown quality meat), sandwiches for the coals, fresh salads (Greek, Italian, other types on request.), wood and soft drinks. (Full range of beers and wines etc. will be available once our liquor license has been granted)
The main farm house is presently being renovated to house a coffee shop and restaurant that will specialise in typical South African cuisine.
Conferencing is offered at our conference centre for about 95 delegates.
A fully equipped wedding venue that can host up to 300 guests will be available from October 2014.
- Hiking trails
- Horse riding – to be arranged two days in advance
- Bird watching
- Swimming/tanning/relaxing around the swimming pool
- Fishing – catch and release. (Bass)
Kweekkraal is conveniently situated in the midst of very beautiful surroundings and is ideal for families and corporate travellers who are bound to appreciate the safe, affordable yet comfortable farm stay at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains.
Come and relax in the tranquillity of the great outdoors!