A Jewel in Nature's Crown
At the foot of the majestic Langeberg Mountains, in a pristine and unspoilt kloof (ravine) lies Buitenstekloof Mountain Cottages (self-catering), a jewel in Nature's crown! If ever you needed a place to unwind, to enjoy friendship and fellowship, to recapture that unique and much needed sense of peace and harmony, you have come to the right place...
Sheltered and secluded in the picturesque kloof, eco-friendly and fully equipped with gas appliances (stoves, hot water and solar-powered fridges and lights), for a serene, carbon free, radiation free, romantic off-grid atmosphere (no electricity, and limited mobile reception), to get away from it all and be refreshed, more than 100 different bird species, small game, mountain tortoises, and many more, you will be able to rest, relax, hike, climb, swim, or just loose yourself in the wonder of nature or in a good book, while savoring a glass of our hand-crafted Le Roux & Fourie wine…
- Secluded and private
- Unspoilt with amazing array of fauna and flora, small game, birds, etc
- Breathtaking mountain views
- Eco-friendly with solar and gas
- Radiation free zone (limited mobile reception)
- Romantic off-grid atmosphere
- Indoor fireplaces and outdoor braai facilities
- Private plunge pools
- Deep covered/enclosed verandas
- Tucked away deep into a ravine of the Langeberg Mountains
- A surprise of Serenity
- On a working boutique wine farm
- Hiking, walking, cycling, fishing, bird-watching, kloofing, rowing, star-gazing
- Due to the pristine nature and small game in the kloof, no pets allowed.
- Close to Cape Town International Airport
On our farm Buitenstekloof, we place high value on conserving nature – therefore we are part of the Rooiberg Conservancy, and follows an eco-friendly approach to all our farming activities. Our farm is also part of the Leopard and Predator Project of the Landmark Foundation, and frequent sightings occur of the elusive leopard and other predators. (Self-catering Accommodation)
The centrepiece of Buitenstekloof Mountain Cottages is our Pomegranate Homestead dating back to 1823. Situated besides a dam in the kloof, it offers an elegant self-catering venue with rustic old-world charm. It accommodates 8 - 14 people in four separate bedrooms, (and dorm-style loft), each with its own breathtaking views. All the bedrooms are elegantly furnished, each with it's own flavour and style, and fully equipped with towels and quality linen. Eco-friendly and romantic unequalled off-grid, carbon free, and radiation free atmosphere with crystal clean air, to get away from it all and be refreshed, with solar-powered lights and fridges, and fully equipped with large gas stove with oven and gas geysers. It also offers an indoor fireplace/braai facilities as well as outdoor braai facilities, and a large enclosed veranda to enjoy the splendour of Nature all around!
Witkruis, Baboon's Gift and Rooipensie Cottages
Buitenstekloof Mountain Cottages also offers 3 separate, private and secluded self-catering cottages in the kloof, each with its own breathtaking views, private plunge pools and deep verandas.
"Climb the mountains
and get their good tidings.
Nature's peace will flow into you
as sunshine flows into trees.
The winds will blow their own freshness
into you, and the storms their energy,
while cares will drop off
like autumn leaves.."
- J Muir -