STILLEWATERS GUEST FARM, RICHMOND
|STILLEWATERS GUEST FARM, RICHMOND
+27 (0) 63 381 8782
Stillewaters is a lovely self catering farm house on a working farm only five kilometres from Richmond in the Karoo of the Northern Cape.
Welcome to Stillewaters Guest Farm! The three bedroom holiday farm near Richmond in the Karoo is the perfect stopover or getaway for weekends with families, friends, bird lovers, nature lovers, fans of country living, landscape photographers, writers or anyone seeking peace and quiet on a real Karoo farm!
Stillewaters Richmond Accommodation
The farmhouse is comfortably furnished, beds are made and towels are provided. All 3 bedrooms have access to the fully-equipped, large, communal, farm-style kitchen. There is also a communal dining area with an indoor braai and a communal lounge area with a fireplace. There is one separate outside braai area. Wood is sold at the Caltex garage in Richmond. There is also a large, grassy, enclosed courtyard adjacent to the kitchen.
There is a separate flatlet accommodating 4 people that has one bedroom with a double bed and a sitting area and one bedroom with either 2 single beds or a bunk bed. This unit has a kitchenette and separate bathroom with a shower.
The Hunting Lodge is separate from the main farmhouse and accommodates 6 people. It is a spacious, self-catering unit with a breakfast bar, living area, private bathroom and fireplace. There is a large room with a double bed and 4 single beds. The kitchen has a fridge, stove and oven.
Free Wi-Fi is available
Guests are free to roam around the yard and the nearby grazing lands, river and dams.
Pet Policy: All pets are welcome by prior arrangement. There is a big, grassy courtyard - enclosed with high walls - adjacent to the kitchen. Dogs must be on a leash when taken out of the yard. Trained pets are welcome to sleep inside on their own beds.
Rates: From R210 per person per night
Activities @ Stillewaters Richmond
There's a spring water dam and a river running with spring water only a few metres from the house and a rain water dam on the western side of the yard. All this water attracts numerous bird species and it makes for excellent bird watching and photography. One is free to roam around the yard and nearby grazing lands, river and dams.
4 x 4 Tracks, horse-riding and horse or donkey cart rides are available upon request.
Catch a glimpse of a few Black Wildebeest, springbuck and wild ostriches while you are out in the veld and have close encounters with Merino sheep, Nguni cattle, horses and donkeys.
Allow time to stroll through Richmond - the 'Book town of South Africa' for a memorable small town experience. The main street boasts with numerous unique and interesting book shops, the Richmond Saddle Horse Museum and the MAP (Modern Art Projects) Gallery. A good place to start is the Richmond Info Centre and Vetmuis Veldkombuis/Restaurant is the perfect place to end it off.
In Richmond there is a SaveRite for groceries and a liquor store and if you feel like eating out the Vetmuis and Ka-ma Lodge Restaurants serve good meals in town.
Make Stillewaters your halfway stop or bring the whole family for the weekend!
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Please contact Stillewaters Guest Farm directly for bookings & enquiries. +27 (0) 63 381 8782