Vleidam in Koringberg is the peaceful getaway you've been searching for. With panoramic views of the richly fertile farmlands, Vleidam Guest Farm is tranquil, country-living for the whole family. On arrival guests get freshly home baked bread with home made jam. There is milk and filtered water in the fridge; home made rusks in a jar and ground coffee, sugar and tea. These are all included in the price.
If you’re looking for a unique retreat, Vleidam Guest Farm is the perfect spot in paradise. It is approximately a 60 minute drive from Cape Town, with only 100 m gravel road into the farm. Stay within a typical working farm environment with loads of animal and bird life to enjoy. Vleidam farm has plenty of activities with its picturesque mountain or “koppies', ideal for hiking or 4x4 trailing, which takes you to phenomenal lookout points.
Accès des voyageurs
The 3 self-catering cottages come with years of history. Now renovated- the stylish, farm-style cottages was originally build in the 1920’s and still has its initial foundations.
Cottage 1 (Sleeps 5 people): This cottage has two spacious bedrooms, a fully equipped and spacious kitchen with braai-facilities inside kitchen and a living room with a TV (M-Net and DStv included). The main bedroom has a double bed and an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The second bedroom has three single beds. There is a second bathroom with a luxurious bath. There is a fan and a heater in each room, a “stoep-area” outside, a garden, swimming pool and outside braai-facilities.
Cottage 2 (Sleeps 5 people): This cottage has two spacious bedrooms, a fully equipped and spacious kitchen with braai-facilities inside the kitchen and a living room with a TV (M-Net and DStv included). The main bedroom has a double bed and an en-suite bathroom with a bath. The second bedroom has a double bed with a single bed. There is a second bathroom with a shower. There is a fan and a heater in each room, a “stoep-area” outside, a garden, a swimming pool and outside braai-facilities.
Cottage 3 (sleeps 2 people): The "honeymoon" suite - This unique cottage has a spacious bedroom with a queen size bed, a modern bathroom with a bath and a shower, a fully equipped kitchen, a living room with a fireplace inside. There is also a large “stoep"-area with outside braai-facilities and a breathtaking view of the Swartland. The bedroom and the living room walk out onto the "stoep"-area. There is a cot available for a baby on request.
We provide soaps and toiletries in each bathroom as well as towels and bed linen for each guest. The cottages are disabled friendly, family friendly and we offer secure, off-street parking on the farm.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
The owners of Vleidam Guest Farm, John and Nikki Loxton, frequently interacts with the guests on the farm. Nikki bakes farm bread for the guests and John tells the guests about the history of the farm and the district. They also take the guests for rides on the farm and to see the farm animals with their "plaas bakkie". Nikki also shows the kids how to feed the little lambs and the children can collect the chicken's eggs in the morning.
You may also want to explore the nearby towns of Moorreesburg, Piketberg, Koringberg, Porteville, Langebaan, Velddrif, Riebeek-Kasteel or Misverstand dam where you can swim, ski, canoe or boat. These touristy towns have plenty of fabulous restaurants, farm-stalls as well as wine farms for you to enjoy, all less than 10 minutes away! Otherwise, enjoy an evening in around the “braai pit" on your personal front lawn where kids can play while watching the sunset over the farming meadows.
My name is Christine Koch and I am the manager of the 3 self-catering cottages on Vleidam Guest Farm. I have achieved a number of my goals through dedication, diligence and hard work. I see myself as a reliable, dynamic, and versatile person. I am continually striving for improvements and excellence. I have very high standards, values and expectations for myself as well as Vleidam Guest Farm. I have a very positive attitude towards life and I am easy going and can adapt to any situation or circumstances. One of my strengths is my eagerness to learn and I try to make the most of every opportunity that comes my way. I am very trustworthy, dedicated and commitment is very important to me. I want to make a positive contribution to society. I am a very friendly person and I love meeting new people.