Piet Retief Accommodation

There are 2 cosy family units known as "Barbets Corner" and "Egrets View" and 2 en-suite bedrooms "Sunbirds View" and "Hadedas Nest" and an exclusive cottage "Robins Rest". Each unit is fully air-conditioned, has a coffee and tea tray, a mini-bar and DSTV (Selected Channels).

Barbets Corner

is named after the pair of Blackcollared Barbets nesting in the African Flame tree next to the cottage.

Barbets Corner is a fully serviced self-catering cottage joining the main farm house. The cottage has it's own lounge, with fire place for those cold winter evenings and an open plan kitchen. 2 en-suite bedrooms, one with queen size bed (bathroom with bath and shower) and one with double bed (bathroom with shower only). The cottage has it's own private garden with gazebo and braai (barbeque) facilities.

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Egrets View

the family suite on the first floor of the family house, consists of a spacious bedroom with queen size bed, en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi and a massive lounge with sleeping facilities for children.

From the balcony a magnificent view, shared with the cattle egrets on the roof, unfolds giving a bird's eye view of the evergreen garden and the peaceful movements of the farm animals in the distant fields. Meals are offered downstairs on the verandah.


Sunbirds View

is named after the Black Sunbird frequenting the Weeping Boer Bean Tree when in full bloom in front of the private entrance of the en-suite bedroom.

The spacious room has a queen-size bed. The bathroom has a bath and a shower.

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Hadedas Nest

A cosy en-suite twin room with shower, toilet and basin is named after the flocks of Hadeda Ibis roosting and nesting in the giant Wild Fig Tree in the lush sub-tropical garden in front of the private entrance.

All the rooms are decorated with original water-colour paintings.


Bald Ibis Roost

This brand new executive, free-standing cottage with sweeping views of a farm dam and green pastures, is named after the rare Bald Ibis, often see in the pastures below the cottage.

The cottage is self-contained with a fully-fitted, open-plan kitchen leading to the lounge area and the master bedroom. The master bedroom boasts its own large bathroom and patio while the airy loft upstairs hosts twin beds, its own bathroom and breathtaking views.

Bald Ibis Roost is wonderfully suited to families traveling together or couples that wish to enjoy the luxury of space and privacy.

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Oxpecker's Hide

Our second executive, free-standing cottage is named after the busy Oxpecker, often seen keeping vigil on the backs of the beef cattle on the farm. The cottage has a fully-fitted, open-plan kitchen leading to the lounge and master bedroom. The master bedroom enjoys its own large bathroom and patio. The second bedroom is located in the airy loft upstairs and has twin beds, its own bathroom and postcard views. Oxpecker's Hide is wonderfully suited to families travelling together or couples that wish to enjoy the luxury of space and privacy.


Robins Rest

This exclusive free standing cottage with excellent views of the farm is named after the shy but vocal pair of Cape Robins frequenting the shrubs and undergrowth nearby.

The cottage is self-contained with spacious bedroom with king size bed, an enormous bathroom with shower and free-standing bath, open plan lounge with sleeper couch and a fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, small table-top oven and fridge/freezer.

Robins Rest with its patio offers privacy and space for any couple wishing to unwind and relax in real country atmosphere.

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Green Pigeon's Nest

is a fully wheelchair-friendly suite with views of the gigantic fig tree in the garden. The suite boasts a fully-fitted kitchen, lounge area, en-suite bathroom and a King-size bed that can be converted to twin.

 

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