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Olive Grove Guest Farm, nr Beaufort West
Olive Grove Guest Farm, nr Beaufort West
Enjoy superior accommodation & great food on this guest farm near Beaufort West.
Location: Great Karoo
Type: Farm Stay
Price Range: Value R200-R350 pps
Atmosphere:
  • Tranquil
  • Informal
  • Relaxed
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Olive Grove Guest Farm has won hospitality awards for its high levels of service and dedication to their guests consistently over the years. They are rated Superior Accommodation by the AA which by definition means;' properties that are pristine and present the traveller with decor and furnishings of exceptional quality together with remarkable levels of professionalism and hospitality'. This sums up Olive Grove perfectly.

The accommodation consists of seven 4-Star Self-Catering Chalets and five luxury suites.
 
Each Chalet has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds. There is also a fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom and lounge with sleeper couch. Chalets have their own braai facilities, DSTV and air-conditioner/heater.

The luxury suites have queen size beds as well as a single bed in a nook; modern bathroom, DSTV and climate control.
Braai/barbecue facilities are available privately at your chalet or communally in the "Hlalanathi" Boma.

The farm is huge and guests are allowed to roam freely along the various roads and paths. Traversing rights on neighbour properties needs to be arranged in advance with the lodge.








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Contact Details

Contact Person: Reception
Email: info@olivegrove.co.za
Website: http://www.olivegrove.co.za
Cellphone: 27 (0)84 583-9578
Phone: 27 (0) 23 4143397
Fax: +27 (0) 86 634 1843
Street: Lombardskraal Farm, 20km SW of Beaufort
City: Karoo
State: Western Cape
Country: South Africa

Directions

Directions: From Cape Town direction, turn right on the N12, Oudtshoorn Road. (About 5km before Beaufort West). Drive about 15km on the N12; find Olive Grove Guest Farm on the left hand side.

From Gauteng direction, drive through Beaufort West.
1,5km past the Karoo National Park entrance, turn left on the N12, Oudtshoorn Road, 15km, find Olive Grove Guest Farm on the left hand side.

Olive Grove Guest Farm is about 20 km south-west of Beaufort West.

Facilities

  • Restaurant, for all your catering needs. (Karoo mutton is the speciality)
  • Swimming pool with braai facilities
  • Walking trail with bird hide
  • Boma with braai / potjie facilities
  • Farm size +/- 5 100 ha
  • Karoo Mutton and Olive Products for sale
  • Star gazing every New Moon with Astro Tours SA – on arrangement
  • Game viewing on the farm or other Private Reserves in the area – by arrangement.
  • Karoo National Park only 17km away
  • Quad bike rental, Yamaha 125, R75.00 per Β½hr and Honda 250, R100.00 per Β½hr

Meals

You can enjoy a variety of classic country meals:

  • *Candlelit dinner in the dining room
  • *Potjie/braai/barbecue in the “Hlalanathi” Boma
  • *Breakfast on the verandah

The following is available for a private braai/barbecue at your chalet or in the "Hlalanathi" boma.

  • Wood / Blitz / Matches
  • Meat:
    • Karoo Lamb Chops
    • Homemade Wors
      (Karoo Mutton and Springbuck)
    • Chicken Kebabs
    • Mushroom Sauce
  • Potato bake
    Fresh salad
    Sandwiches for the coals


Attractions

Karoo National Park
4x4 trails
Bird watching
Quad bike hire
Hunting

Accommodation

No. of rooms: 12
Pricing: Value R200-R350 pps
Children Policy:
welcomed
Usual Guests:
  • Honeymooners
  • Families
  • Independent travellers
  • Nature Lovers

Best time to visit:
The best time to visit would be when you've the time to enjoy this special place. Summers are hot, but you can swim. Winters can be cold, but you can snuggle up next to the fire. So just make a plan ... anytime is good.

What to pack:
Pack your walking shoes and bike to be able to give this wonderful piece of Karoo an enjoyable going over.

Atmosphere:
  • Tranquil
  • Informal
  • Relaxed
Why visit Olive Grove Guest Farm
Best Features: The remoteness and size of this farm in the middle of the Karoo and the possibility of being in a space of peace and quiet all by yourself is unique.
Don't miss an opportunity for star gazing.  

Bear In Mind: You are on a working farm but you will not be disturbed by operations.

 
Things to Do and See
  • Swimming pool with braai facilities
  • Walking trail with bird hide
  • Boma with braai / potjie facilities
  • Farm size +/- 5 100 ha
  • Karoo Mutton and Olive Products for sale
  • Star-gazing every New Moon with Astro Tours SA – on arrangement
  • Game viewing on our farm or other Private Reserves in the area – on arrangement.
  • Karoo National Park only 17km away
  • Quad bike rental, Yamaha 125, R75.00 per Β½hr and Honda 250, R100.00 per Β½hr

Low season

RATES - 1 FEB 2009 TO 31 JAN 2010

All Rates Include Value Added Tax.
Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

SUITE RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 400 R 550
2 People (B&B) R 650 R 825
3 People (B&B) R 775 R 920
Extra person (Mattress) (B&B) R 125 R 125
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night


CHALET RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 450 R 550
2 People (S/C) R 595 R 825
Extra person (Bed) (S/C) R 125 R 125
Extra person (Sleeper couch) (S/C) R 50 R 75
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night





Mid season

RATES - 1 FEB 2009 TO 31 JAN 2010

All Rates Include Value Added Tax.
Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

SUITE RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 400 R 550
2 People (B&B) R 650 R 825
3 People (B&B) R 775 R 920
Extra person (Mattress) (B&B) R 125 R 125
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night


CHALET RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 450 R 550
2 People (S/C) R 595 R 825
Extra person (Bed) (S/C) R 125 R 125
Extra person (Sleeper couch) (S/C) R 50 R 75
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night





Peak season

RATES - 1 FEB 2009 TO 31 JAN 2010

All Rates Include Value Added Tax.
Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

SUITE RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 400 R 550
2 People (B&B) R 650 R 825
3 People (B&B) R 775 R 920
Extra person (Mattress) (B&B) R 125 R 125
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night


CHALET RATES Low
Season
High
Season
1 Person (B&B) R 450 R 550
2 People (S/C) R 595 R 825
Extra person (Bed) (S/C) R 125 R 125
Extra person (Sleeper couch) (S/C) R 50 R 75
Pets are welcome at an additional fee of R 50 per pet per night





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