Gansbaai Ė Goedvertrou Guest farm and Cottage
 To make a reservation enquiry, click on the "reservation" button at the bottom of the page.
The Travellerís Cottage is a self-catering cottage set on a working dairy and fynbos farm just off the Avoka Road that winds its way through the mountainous area between Stanford and Gansbaai.

This spacious cottage with swimming pool sleeps six (with an additional two on request) and is perfect for families and friends wanting to experience the tranquillity of farm life.

On-farm activities include visiting the dairy, swimming in farm dam, jungle gym, slides and swings or go for a ride, hike or run on the Klipspringer MTB Trail which crosses through the farm

Attractions in the area include shark cage diving, whale watching trips, wine tasting and Panthera Africa Big Cat Sanctuary.
The Travellerís Cottage is a self-catering cottage set on a working dairy and fynbos farm
The Travellerís Cottage is a self-catering cottage set on a working dairy and fynbos farm
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Activities:

Hiking Trails Go for a ride, hike or run on the Klipspringer MTB Trail which crosses through the farm

Other Activities Visit the working dairy so you get to see how the milking and feeding takes place. This visit must be pre-booked and takes place with the farmer while he does his rounds. Be prepared to be ready for action at the crack of dawn.

Enjoy a refreshing swim in the farm dam and experience the fun of farm living. Pack a picnic and make a day of it while the kids play on the jungle gym, swings and slides
 
Rates:
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: R1,750 per night with a max of 6 people. However 2 more adults can be accommodated. Kids under 4 stay free when extra to the 6 adults, thereafter R150 pppn extra. Once-off R50 admin levy per rservation



The cottage offers three bedrooms. Bedroom one has a king size bed or two single beds with a bathroom next door. Bedroom two has a double bed with an en-suite bathroom. Bedroom three has a king size bed or two single beds with an en-suite toilet and basin. The library offers a full double bed sleeper couch for extra guests. A cot and feeding chair can also be provided on request.
Cel reception, swimming pold, dishwasher, washing machine, linen/Towels provided Smart TV connected to internet, microwave
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television Yes
Radio No
Heater No
Roof Fan No
Airconditioner No
View from the cottage (small) and another view of the cottage (large)
View from the cottage (small) and another view of the cottage (large)
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Nearest Town:
Gansbaai & Stanford
Distance: 25km
Police: No
Hospital: No
What guests can expect: Smart TV, Free WiFi, A freshly baked loaf of farm bread on arrival, A generous supply of tea, coffee, sugar, home-baked rusks and fresh farm milk, Two outdoor braai areas, Braai wood and firelighters, Cot, high chair and baby bath, A selection of board games, Loft library with lots of books and a basic supply of cleaning detergents

RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at august@farmstay.co.za
Farm Details
Farm Name/s:Goedvertrou - 1000 ha
Farming Activities: 
Farm History: Goedvertrou is a working dairy and fynbos farm. The farm has been in the De Villiers family for over five generations and it is as if time has stood still in this peaceful part of the world

A bit about your hosts:
Your host Maryke de Villiers grew up on a farm in Ceres and has farm life running through her veins. She has always wanted to share this wholesome lifestyle with others who were not as fortunate to enjoy country living while growing up and prepared for this venture by studying guest house management. This spacious cottage  sleeps six (with an additional two on request)
This spacious cottage sleeps six (with an additional two on request)
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How to get there:
Route map & GPS co-ordinates supplied when reservations are made

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With compliments: A freshly baked loaf of farm bread on arrival, A generous supply of tea, coffee, sugar, home-baked rusks and fresh farm milk - and the kitchen - large pic
With compliments: A freshly baked loaf of farm bread on arrival, A generous supply of tea, coffee, sugar, home-baked rusks and fresh farm milk - and the kitchen - large pic
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   Visit the working dairy so you get to see how the milking and feeding takes place (small and large)
Visit the working dairy so you get to see how the milking and feeding takes place (small and large)
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