Guest Farm Accommodation
in Philadelphia, Cape West Coast,
Western Cape, South Africa
Be part of an early morning sunrise where mist lies heavy in the valley like
shredded cotton wool and birds add their voices to celebrate yet another serene
Groenfontein Farm is situated between Philadelphia and Malmesbury in the
Swartland, at the foot of the Klein Dassenberg. The farm is within 20 minutes
drive of Melkbosstrand and 45 minutes from Cape Town and Cape Town International
Airport.The main dwelling dates back to the late 1800's.
Groenfontein Farm offers you privacy, peace and quiet with a large variety of
birds and small wildlife, ideal for the perfect getaway or holiday for couples,
families or friends or just as a convenient base for a visit to a variety of
interesting places, e.g. Winelands in the area, Durbanville, Darling, Riebeek
West, Cape Town, and viewing of the Namakwaland Flowers etc. It is a working
farm with lime trees, almond and olive trees, a small vineyard still in the
making, as well as a herd of Nguni cattle.
Accommodation consists of a double storey house with 3 bedrooms, all king sized
beds and two full bathrooms. A fully equipped kitchen with stove/oven fridge/
freezer, dishwasher and microwave adds ease to the farm style atmosphere.
The dining room forms part of an open plan area with an eight- seater dining
room table. The lounge has an enormous fireplace, for with fire wood is provided
at no additional cost. The house also has braai facilities and 2 plasma screens
with a full DSTV Bouquet to add to your comfortable stay.
The swimming pool is heated and forms part of a lovely secluded garden. The pool
is covered and fenced for safety. All bedrooms are air-conditioned. A baby cot
is provided and the house is serviced.
Spectacular views of the Paardeberg Mountain, the Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and
Table Mountains can be admired from the substantial verandah outside the house.
Activities in the Area include:
- Quaint restaurants
- Horse Rides
- A wide variety of wine farms in the vicinity
Game on the Farm includes:
- Caracal (Rooikat)
- An abundance of birdlife
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