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About Whipstock Guest Farm

Come and visit Whipstock Guest Farm and turn back time to a more relaxed pace of life away from the hustle and bustle. Located in the rain shadow of the Sonderend Mountains, on the banks of the Koningsriver, we have kept a small part of rural South Africa remarkably untouched by progress.

We offer two self-catering and three bed and breakfast cottages, each with an atmosphere and charm of its own. The cottages are equipped with fridges, coffee and tea-making facilities and fireplaces. The accommodation reflects its natural surroundings of beautiful countryside living. The commons room offers a small bar area; we are not licensed so bring your own, with large fireplace, dining room and a television with full DSTV. A variety of board games are also available and a library is available for readers to browse.

Whipstock Guest Farm is a prefect getaway for adults with children, as the farm offers a myriad of activities to keep everyone busy. There is a wonderful farm dam with clean mountain water for swimming and canoeing - perfect for those hotter summer days.

The surrounding areas are underdeveloped, lending a rustic charm to the scenery for great walks or mountain bike rides. Short and longer trails have been laid out on the farm such as the Over the Hills walk and the Valley Walk. With Whipstock Farm far from any development, the night sky is clear and the stars are unbelievably visible. At night, stargazing is a journey into another world. The surrounding wine estates offer stylish wine-tasting outings, and the fascinating, historic and artist town of McGregor is only 7 km away, providing a small store for basics, numerous shops, and restaurants.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Guest House, Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 22
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Reviews: 18 Reviews

Facilities

  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Cosy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Reitvlei Sleeps 6 Includes: Self-catering Rietvlei was the original dwelling of the pioneer family, and sleeps six guests with a double bed and four single beds... see more
    from €41 For 2 guests
    • Adults
      • Winterfield Sleeps 4 Includes: Self-catering Winterfield is located close to the dining room commons room, and homestead, and sleeps four guests. The main bedroom... see more Features:  Double beds, Private bathroom, Shower over bath, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Balcony/patio see more Double beds, Private bathroom, Shower over bath, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Single beds, Garden views, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms
        from €41 For 2 guests
        • Adults
          • The Barn Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering This honeymoon cottage is very private and has magnificent views of the mountains. Ideal for those romantic getaways.... see more Features:  Double beds, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Garden views, No Smoking in Rooms
            from €44 Room rate
            • Adults
              • Longlands Unit 1 Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B Next to an old oak tree lies a Cape Georgian-style building split up into three separate units. It is situated on the... see more Features:  Double beds, Shower only, Fireplace, Bunk beds, Garden views, Fan see more Double beds, Shower only, Fireplace, Bunk beds, Garden views, Fan, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
                from €48 For 2 guests
                • Adults
                  • Longlands Unit 2 Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Unit 2 is the smallest unit with a double bed. The bathroom contains a large shower that easily fits two. The unit also... see more Features:  Double beds, Shower only, Garden views, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities see more Double beds, Shower only, Garden views, Fan, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms
                    from €48 For 2 guests
                    • Adults
                      • Longlands Unit 3 Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B Unit 3 features a small lounge a double bed with a fireplace and a separate alcove with bunk beds for the kids. This is... see more Features:  Double beds, Shower only, Fireplace, Bunk beds, Garden views, Fan see more Double beds, Shower only, Fireplace, Bunk beds, Garden views, Fan, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
                        from €48 For 2 guests
                        • Adults

                          Reviews for Whipstock Guest Farm

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                          ida Carr
                          30 October 2017

                          Excellent for getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

                          Diana Grant
                          30 July 2017

                          The hosts are delightful, accommodation cosy, comfy & pristine and the breakfast is more than generous! !

                          Elaine Simons
                          01 May 2017

                          We loved the house, the special drinking water, roller towel, dlowers and fruit vowl. This is the perfect place to recharge your batteries. Excellent views, peace and quiet. The whole experience was awesome. It is a place I would visit again.

                          paul lesch, South Africa
                          17 August 2016

                          Really enjoyed our stay here. Everything we needed was available. Will definitely recommend this as a get away stay

                          Ernalize Gunter, South Africa
                          06 June 2016

                          Whipstock Guest Farm is a beautiful place & we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.Dennis & Gail were wonderful hosts who made us feel at home.The accomodation is clean, neat & suitable for a peaceful get away.We'll definately visit again!

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                          Whipstock Guest Farm Map

                          Whipstock Guest Farm is 9.4km from the centre of McGregor , the nearest airport 128.3km (Cape Town International Airport).
                          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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