JAN HARMSGAT, AN ABSOLUTE GEM IN THE OVERBERG

JAN HARMSGAT, AN ABSOLUTE GEM IN THE OVERBERG

The past few days at Jan Harmsgat is exactly what we needed. The 5-star country estate delivers on every level of farm life, natural beauty and absolute relaxation. The estate is nestled beneath the Langeberg Mountain range, boasting 1000 hectares of pomegranate...
A countryside escape at Mardouw Country House, Swellendam

A countryside escape at Mardouw Country House, Swellendam

This past year has meant many changes, not least of which has been the curtailing of travel – a great passion for many. Not being permitted to travel has only exacerbated the feeling of being trapped. Fortunately, now we are no longer on Lockdown Level 5, we are...
Keeping you safe

Keeping you safe

While South Africa is currently in lockdown we want to ensure our guests that we are doing everything in our power to use this time to deep clean our properties and putting prosedures in place to keep you safe while staying with us at any one of our properties and...
Food for thought and elephants

Food for thought and elephants

When your boss poses the question:  “Let’s find a sustainable solution for welcoming guests instead of leaving something on the stack of towels that simply wilts and dies”, You think – why didn’t I ever question this … Our creative...
#5 Top Tips for travelling with kids

#5 Top Tips for travelling with kids

We know how daunting it can be to pack, plan and execute a family holiday without any hiccups. Therefore we have put together this handy list of our top 5 tips for parents travelling with kids of all ages. Picture shot on location: Country Paradise House, Swellendam...
Tread lightly

Tread lightly

An easy guide for green campers We all want to do more for our environment and the preservation of our planet. Therefore we have compiled a easy guide with a few guidelines on what to pack and how to camp without leaving your mark. #1 Start with the basics When...