Umshanti is a small private resort, set on the Buffeljags Dam, just 12 km from Swellendam, offering peace and tranquillity, adventure and excitement.Accommodation is offered in five simple cottages, a romantic timber cottage known as ‘The Chapel’ that is ideal for honeymooners, and a ‘Gypsy Cottage’. Each cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, and bedding is provided. Each cottage has braai facilities and wood is available for sale at a reasonable fee.At Umshanti you can enjoy nature’s wonderland with boat cruises, swimming, canoeing, hiking or mountain biking to stunning mountain pools, waterskiing, and more. Umshanti offers fun for everyone. Conference facilities are also available.
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