Hazyview - Kiepersol - Mount View Guest Farm
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Mount View (Guest Farm) is a professionally transformed modern farm house close to Kiepersol and Hazyview in the beautiful Mpumalanga Lowveld and provides the ultimate getaway in modern contemporary living. Situated on a 250 hectare banana, avo, macadamia and ginger farm, it offers a tranquil and homely atmosphere, quad bike trails with picnics on route (quads available on the farm or pre-arrange to bring your own), farm tours, various wildlife species such as small game, hippopotamus, crocodiles, excellent birding and picturesque hiking quad and hiking trails. Remember to bring your walking boots and fishing rods to hunt the big ones in six dams on the farm. The highlight of any visit is a braai on a huge rock on a mountain - the highest point on the farm, overlooking the Sabaan Valley. Here one will experience spectacular sun sets and vistas of the valley. And the cherry on top is that guests can choose between three gates for day visits to the Kruger National Park. The house can either be used as two separate private units each offering 2 bedrooms, kitchen, lounge, dining and outside entertainment area, or as one large house, sleeping up to 12 people with a wonderful shaded garden and swimming pool…all on one level overlooking the farm and Drakensberg Mountains

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED BY THE CEO OF SPECIALIZED TOURISM & MARKETING SERVICES (FARMSTAY)
The highlight of any visit is a braai on a huge rock on a mountain - the highest point on the farm, overlooking the Sabaan Valley (small and large pics)
The highlight of any visit is a braai on a huge rock on a mountain - the highest point on the farm, overlooking the Sabaan Valley (small and large pics)
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Activities:
Fishing There are six dams on the farm and guests are welcome to try their luck in any of them. The Sabie River is the closest river to the farm

Game Viewing Various wildlife species such as small game, hippopotamus and crocodiles can be found on the farm. Guests can choose between three gates for day excursions to the Kruger National Park.

Bird Watching The birding on the farm is excellent and birders are free to walk the whole farm

Hiking Trails Remember to bring your walking boots…you have 250 hectares of picturesque Lowveld to explore. There are various formal hiking trails in the area

Other Activities QUAD BIKE TRAILS. Mount View offers quad bike trails of varying duration and bikes are available on the farm. An one hour tour costs R125 per person and two hours R250. The picnic quad tour is R275 per person, including a picnic basket. These prices include quad bikes. Please pre-arrange. FARM TOURS. Practical farm tours take about 1, 5 hours and include presentation of products such as bananas, avocados and macadamias. Please pre-arrange
 
Rates:
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: Rates on request. Children under 12 half price and under one free. UNIT 1: spacious modern contemporary open plan lounge / dining/ room / kitchen; stoep with dining facilities overlooking swimming pool; outside braai area; 2 bedrooms - 1 queen separate bathroom with spa bath & shower; 1 twin; en-suite; 2 additional single beds for children in passageway. UNIT 2: spacious modern contemporary open plan lounge / dining room; large kitchen; outside entertainment and braai area; 2 bedrooms – 1 queen en-suite bathroom w/shower & toilet; 1 twin en-suite w/shower; bathroom w/shower & bath; guest toilet; 2 single beds in living area. Combination of 2 units possible - sleeps 1 in 4 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 living & dining areas, 2 ½ bathrooms separate and 3 en-suit. SERVICES: Stereo, ceiling fans, gas freestanding oven (unit1), elec hob&oven (unit2), m/wave, 1 swimming pool - not fenced, built-in BBQ, secure undercover parking, daily clean possible, smoking outside
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television Yes
Radio Yes
Heater No
Roof Fan Yes
Airconditioner No
Home away from home…the pool is in a shaded garden with braai areas (small and large pics
Home away from home…the pool is in a shaded garden with braai areas (small and large pics
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Nearest Town:
Hazyview
Distance: 30km
Police: Yes
Hospital: Yes
SHANGANA CULTUTAL VILLAGE. Shangana is just 5km from the small town of Hazyview close to Mount View. Shangana has been created and built by local Shangaan people, and forms a place of great pride and a way of preserving a rich heritage for us, and an example of South Africa's great cultural diversity. A bustling African market village forms the centre of Shangana, where local craftspeople make and trade their craft. From here, trained guides lead guests down to villages on daytime tours, midday tours with lunch, and the famed Evening Festival in the Chief's Kraal. This picturesque Marula market has been described by many visitors as the most beautiful in Africa. RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office: 039 3130608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at august@farmstay.co.za
Tourist attractions in the area.
Mount View is ideally situated to explore the Lowveld, including tourist towns and attractions such as Sabie, Graskop, Pelgrimsrus, God’s Window, Potholes and Three Rondawels. To the north is the Mohololo Animal Rehab Centre and the Cheetah Project or get a glimpse of the white lions in the same area. Visit the Jane Goodall Institute outside Nelspruit, Chimpanzee Eden South Africa.

Any other information which may interest tourists to the area
The more adventurous-minded guest has various adrenaline activities to choose from. Fly over the Lowveld, swing down a mountain, try tubing or rock-climbing, slide through trees or slide with speed from a mountain

Agricultural sites of interest in the area.
The Kiepersol area is known for the production of bananas, avos, macadamias, litchis, mangos and oranges. Other products include coffee, mineolas, and guavas. Rose farming and table grapes have recently been introduced in the area
The Menu
Pre-arrange for a breath-taking rock braai (barbeque) on a huge rock, the highest point on the farm overlooking the Sabaan Valley. Here one will experience spectacular sun sets and vistas of the valley. The rock is only reachable by means of a 4X4 vehicle. Transport can be arranged on the farm at additional cost. Guests only have to bring along own eatables and drinks. Cutlery and fires will be provided. PINIC ON QUAD TRAIL. Guests can partake in a two hour quad trail with picnic en route, either on the large rock or on the banks of the Sabaan Dam. Picnic baskets contain light finger snacks such as savoury, biltong and others. The picnic tour costs R250 per person. Please pre-arrange Both units are fully equipped for self-catering.

Farm Details
Farm Name/s:Mount Grace - 250 ha
Farming Activities: Bananas, avos, macadamia and ginger
Farm History: Mount View is a well-established farm and has been in production of more than 20 years. Great emphasis is placed on conservation of wild life and natural habitat. The Sabaan Valley runs through the farm to the Sabaan Dam which was built in 1998

A bit about your hosts:
Dr Jan and Rita have been farming for the past 20 years in the area. He and his son manage the farm and they export macadamias and avos to Europe and the USA. Bananas and ginger are sold on local markets. Their daughter, Elizabeth, did the interior of the units and expertly succeeded in creating a modern contemporary living environment. Marzaan is the hospitality manager and will see to all your needs There are six dams on the farm (small pic) and another bedroom (large pic)
There are six dams on the farm (small pic) and another bedroom (large pic)
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How to get there:
Route map supplied when reservations are made

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Mount Grace provides the ultimate getaway in modern contemporary living…bedroom and corner bath (small and large pics)
Mount Grace provides the ultimate getaway in modern contemporary living…bedroom and corner bath (small and large pics)
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   Practical farm tours include products such as bananas, avocados and macadamias (small pic) and modern kitchen (large pic)
Practical farm tours include products such as bananas, avocados and macadamias (small pic) and modern kitchen (large pic)
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