Middelplaas is a cosy two bedroom self-catering cottage in rural Matjiesvlei, just outside Calitzdorp on Scenic Route 62. If you want to relax and unwind, this restored historical Klein Karoo cottage is the ideal choice.
The kitchen is equipped with the necessary basic utensils to make your stay a relaxing one. Cutlery, crockery, a kettle, a toaster, fridge/freezer and stove are also provided. The main bedroom has a double bed and all linen is included. The second bedroom has two single beds. The adjacent bathroom is equipped with a shower, basin and toilet. A gas water cylinder provides hot water. There is a very nice stoep overlooking the veld. An outside braai (barbeque) is also provided. A cleaning service can be arranged.
This cottage was originally built during the 19th century as accommodation for Matjiesvlei’s goat keeper. His task was to tend to all the goats of the different farmers in the valley. The house has been authentically restored to maintain its atmosphere with the addition of modern amenities.
Bokwagtershuis is a spacious two bedroom self-catering cottage. The kitchen is equipped with the necessary basic utensils to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Cutlery, crockery, kettle, toaster, fridge/freezer and stove also provided. The main bedroom has a double bed with all linen peovided. The second bedroom has two single beds. The bathroom is equipped with a shower, basin and bath. There is also a separate toilet with a basin. The lounge has a wood burning closed system fireplace for heating in winter.
Leading from the kitchen, there is a spacious stoep overlooking the veld. This is an ideal entertainment area with a built-in braai (barbeque) and more than enough seating for guests. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and has a comfortable table that easily seats six people. A cleaning service can be arranged.
Die Stalle Cottage:
Die Stalle has three bedroom, a bathroom, kitchenette and a stoep with a built-in braai (barbeque), which serves as dining room/lounge. The main bedroom has a double bed. The bathroom has a bath, a shower, a basin and a toilet. Two of the bedrooms have two single beds each, as well as a Queen Anne stove if the nights should be cold. In the kitchenette there is a basin, fridge/freezer, a microwave oven, kettle and a toaster. There is a 2-plate on- counter- stove on the stoep and enough crockery/cutlery to make your stay a comfortable one. All linen and towels are included. The cottage has a stoep overlooking the veld. A cleaning service can be arranged.
Things to do at Matjiesvlei:
- Fly-fishing in the Gamka River;
- Walking in the valley and veld;
- Mountain biking on valley roads;
- Swimming and paddling on the river; and
- No quad bikes or jet skis are allowed.