The Country House and Olive Farm is situated in the Breede River Valley between the historical towns of McGregor, Bonnievale and the popular Robertson winelands. An olive grove of 3 000 mature olive trees, fynbos and renosterveld – home to the blue Crane, picturesque river banks, shady forests and spectacular mountains are there for you to explore.
Ideal for families and for romantic getaways, this restored Karoo-Georgian country house offers three large en-suite bedrooms; spacious living areas; an open fire place; well-equipped kitchen; wide verandas; an infinity pool and shady picnic areas.
From the wide verandas enjoy breath-taking views over the valley, mountains and groves. Hidden in the olive grove alongside is the Hartbeeshuisie, an historical cottage and the Kasteeltjie, a comfortable unit built on a restored wine ’kuip’ with a lounge, dining and bedroom area, separate kitchen, bathroom and braai area.
River side picnics, hiking trails, mountain climbing and biking, bird watching, country road drives, wine tasting routes, olive picking in season, star gazing, champagne air!
The house itself is fully equipped including all bedding and towels and all 3 bedrooms are en-suite, 1 with a shower/bath combo and 2 with showers. Sleeps six. The lounge, dining and kitchen area is a lovely open plan with fireplace and our kitchen is fully equipped including a gas top and electric oven.
There is a braai on the veranda overlooking the infinity pool, garden, dam and the lower olive groves.
A satellite dish and television screen is provided for guests who wish to bring their own decoders and smart cards. The Country House has a WIFI connection and an alarm system.
The Hartbeeshuisie is a basic historical cottage, situated in the olive grove, about 100 metres from the Country House. The cottage has one queen bedroom en-suite with a small lounge and kitchenette, braai facilities on the veranda and WIFI. Sleeps two.
Offers a spacious open plan space with a lounge, dining and bedroom with a queen bed and sleeper couch; separate kitchenette and bathroom. Sleeps two or a family of four. Veranda with braai area. Beautiful views.