Wyford Farm is situated in a pretty mountainous area off Van Reenen Pass (N3) and has a rich recorded history being built in the 1870's as a Trading Store on the route between Johannesburg and Durban. It is now a small working farm with beef cattle, pigs, and horses which visitors may interact with. We are approximately 40 km from either Ladysmith or Harrismith and day trips are possible to Battlefield sites and Northern Berg resorts.
We offer comfortable accommodation in 4 separate and private self catering units which each have their own braai area and garden and are serviced daily. Wifi available in Garden Cottage and by the main house. Pets are allowed in Garden, Aloe and Poplar cottages.
Poplar Cottage (Unit type A) looks on to a dam and has a fenced garden. It has one bedroom with a double bed and en suite shower bathroom. There is a second bedroom with 2 single beds and a second bathroom with bath. Upstairs in the loft there are 4 single beds. The living area is large and incorporates with well equipped kitchen, dining area and lounge with a fireplace. There is a covered braai area in the garden and a car port. There is a television set and a satellite dish. This cottage is pet friendly.
Aloe Cottage (Unit type B) sleeps 5 and has a Queen bed and a single bed in the large loft and 2 single beds in the downstairs bedroom. There is a shower bathroom and the living area has a fireplace and well equipped kitchen, dining and lounge area. The spacious verandah has a stunning view of the mountains and there is a covered braai in the fenced garden which also has a car port. There is a television set with satellite dish. This cottage is pet friendly.
The Garden Cottage (Unit type C) is a small cozy unit in an enclosed garden. It is a bed sitter type of unit with a double bed and a single bed in the same room with a sitting nook with a fireplace and television at one side and a well equipped kitchen at the other. The separate bathroom has a free standing shower and a bath. There is a portable braai in the garden and a car port plus a satellite dish. This cottage is pet friendly.
Jacaranda Cottage (Unit type E) is a small bed sitter cottage with a double bed and a single in the main room with a fireplace in one corner, sitting area and dining table. There is a tv and a satellite dish. There is a small well equipped kitchen. It overlooks a farm dam and has a braai area in the garden. There is a table with chairs on the verandah where you can relax and have a beautiful view of the dam. The separate bathroom has a shower. Please note this cottage is not pet friendly.
All bed linen and towels are supplied but please bring own swimming towels. TV is available with Limited DSTV Channels, four of the cottages have satellite dishes. We have good Cell Phone reception. Restaurants are situated in the area about 9 km away. Please note that we are 42 km from either Ladysmith or Harrismith so it is best to bring supplies with you.
- cycling trails
- horse riding onsite
- lake onsite
- outdoor pool
- outdoor splash pool
- parking all onsite
- tea / coffee making facilities
Coming from Johannesburg / Harrismith on N3 take note of the Halfway Caltex Garage on the left at Van Reenen and continue on the N3 towards Ladysmith for 9 km and see our sign on brown boards. The entrance is directly opposite the Pyramids Motel (previously Andrews Motel), turn left on to the farm road and immediately left again and drive for 1, 8 km passing one house and stables on the left and continue to the end of the road which will bring you to the main house from where you will be directed to your individual cottage.
Coming from Durban / Ladysmith on either the N3 or R103 travel a further 15 km after the Tugela Toll Plaza and follow sign to Wyford directly opposite the Pyramids Motel (previously Andrews Motel) and continue as directed above.
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