We stayed at Die vlei and truly enjoyed the stay as there was allot of space around us with total privacy. We had a swim in the river and i even hired a canoe and did fishing.
Thanks Kobus we will be back.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Die Vlei farm: About 1 ¾ hours drive from Cape Town, 25 km from Citrusdal village, the "Die Vlei" farm surrounded by mountains and situated in the upper river region toward the Grootwinterhoek Wilderness area with its 3 Homely Cottages and camp area right on the banks of the Oliphants river. The farm is a working Citrus and rooibos Farm and Kobus, the farm owner, also has a variety of Antelope close to his house. Enjoy swimming, fishing or canoe hire on the river or go for an hike via a beautiful gorge in the mountains near the camp. There is a 4x4 route also close by. Cottage Accommodation: These 3 homely Cottages have been created for you to unwind and relax on the river edge with natural silence and views of Mountains, river, breath taking sunsets and an abundance of bird life. Each Cottage is situated on grass right on the banks of the river at big swim hole and consist of a 1 room cottage with separate bathroom and big veranda with views over swim hole, Mountains and river valley with western sunset views. The Cottage has 4 beds with bedding and all your utensils to cook and braai. Check list of all included is provided on booking. You only have to bring food - The panoramic views on offer from your private cottage while having a siesta or braai from your terrace includes swim area includes, evergreen plants, river with big swim hole which all is surrounded with weird Sandstone formation Mountains and at night time unbelievable starry nights. Each Cottage also has its own electricity plug points, chairs, table, braai grid with utensils. For private bigger groups please advise size of group and budget. MUSIC IS NOT ALLOWED (accept if whole campsite is booked out). ... more less