forest chalet

Come & tune in to the sounds of nature, a different pace of life.
Reconnect with yourself & your loved ones.

 

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  •   We experienced such warm hospitality from Cathy, the modern forest home was the perfect escape for our family. Very clean, comfortable with all the amenities! We will be back

    thumb Stuart
    4/14/2019
  •   WOW!!!! This accommodation exceeded our expectations. We loved the design, the finishes, the location, the dam for the kids to row about, the peace and tranquility, the linen - everything basically!

    thumb Trish
    4/01/2019
  •   From the moment we arrived, we felt welcome. The milk, rusks, fresh lemons, herbs and chilies were a lovely surprise. The house had everything we needed and every area was super comfortable. The surroundings were tranquil and with no cell reception, it was amazing to just unwind from city life. We highly recommend this beautiful getaway and we will be back soon! Thank you

    thumb Conan
    6/17/2019
  •   Cathy was a fantastic and friendly host and the chalet was beautiful. The space was immaculate with great decor, all necessary amenities and plenty of thoughtful touches such as eggs and herbs from the farm. We are already looking forward to our next visit.

    thumb Ross
    8/19/2018
  •   An amazing place to stay. Loved everything about it.

    thumb Anilene
    3/10/2019
  •   beautiful spot for relaxation in the sun 🙂

    thumb Divaksha
    8/11/2019
  •   Brilliant host. Amazing veggie garden. Exceptionally clean. Helpful staff. Beautiful surroundings. We can recommend this spectacular spot to all.

    thumb Monique
    1/03/2019
  •   We love discovering unique places all around South Africa and this forest cabin definitely is one of them. The cottage is beautifully decorated with a lot of character and well rounded finishing touches. You can relax in the hammock underneath the forest trees or relax/nap in the cozy lounge. Cathy’s delightful hospitality just ads to the amazing experience. A must-see for anyone looking for a unique experience!

    thumb Marco
    5/01/2019
  •   A magical space in a beautiful setting . If you're looking for an escape from the world this is for you . The cabin is thoughtfully set out and has lots of super special additional touches ......a jug crammed with fresh herbs from the owners organic garden and free range hens eggs from the chicken coup to name but two . I am already scanning my diary for dates to see when I can go back ......only tell people your really like this should be a well kept secret hideaway !

    thumb Kate
    9/18/2019
  •   Cathy thought of everything one would need even if we didn't. It was an great experience and we will look to go back again. We didn't have enough time to explore the area. The cabin is equipped with everything and stylish as well.

    Stiaan

    thumb Stiaan
    8/13/2019

Nestled amongst ancient Poplar trees, a spring fed mountain dam & fynbos covered mountains, Sondagskloof Chalets are situated in the beautiful Sandies Glen Valley, 20km from the quaint village of Stanford in the Overberg. With only 2 units available for rental, it is both intimate & tranquil. Each unit has its own fire pit outside for cooking & stargazing, & wooden hammocks are strung between trees for afternoon snoozes.

These stylish self catering units were built with respect for the environment, using sustainable methods & rely on solar energy & water from our mountain spring .  Both are equipped with luxurious & stylish furnishings, cotton percale linen,  towels, & a chef-style galley kitchen

A big wooden sun deck with braai facilities overlooks the natural dam & is perfect for sunbathing, swimming, reading & meditating.

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the vlei chalet

Built from Larch & Spruce wood, this sunny, beautifully appointed 2 bed-roomed chalet is perfect for family accommodation. Big sliding doors face the Poplar forest bringing nature in & is backed by a spring fed dam. Main Bedroom has a queen size bed & the 2nd, a double bunk bed. There is a stylishly furnished open plan Living room/ kitchen, fully equipped with under counter fridge & gas hob. The bathroom opens onto the deck with sliding door for an indoor/outdoor shower experience.

Check In from 14h00, Check out by 11h00 or later by arrangement

Our beautiful self catering farm chalets offer you a luxurious escape from your busy life, and a retreat where you can indulge in the silence of nature. Bird”noise ” and the rustle of the breeze through the poplars – your only distraction. With no TV or cellphone reception you can truly escape and reconnect with yourself and your loved ones.

We offer incredible stargazing, swimming in a pristine spring fed dam,easy country rambles, and an abundance of mountain bike trails through the valleys fynbos covered mountains.

Read, cook, braai, and snooze in wooden hammocks and human size “nests” strung up in the forest – recharge and indulge in the peacefulness . Forage for mushrooms in spring and autumn, and explore our organic garden where you can pick your own veggies.

Leave us feeling recharged, and counting the weeks till your next visit!

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Vlei Chalet

From: R3,000.00 for two nights

Built from Larch & Spruce wood, this sunny, beautifully appointed 2 bed-roomed chalet is perfect for family accommodation. Big sliding doors face the Poplar forest bringing nature in & is backed by a spring fed dam. Main Bedroom has a queen size bed & the 2nd, a double bunk bed. There is a stylishly furnished open plan Living room/ kitchen, fully equipped with under counter fridge & gas hob. The bathroom opens onto the deck with sliding door for an indoor/outdoor shower experience.

Check In from 14h00, Check out by 11h00 or later by arrangement

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the forest chalet

Built from Larch & Spruce cured to a dark finish, this secluded one bed-roomed chalet blends into the surrounding Poplar forest nestled next to a winter running stream. A King size bed, a luxurious bathroom with sliding door onto deck for a indoor/outdoor shower experience. The living-room/ kitchen is stylishly furnished & is fully equipped with under counter fridge & gas hob. Big picture windows & sliding doors open onto the deck, drawing the peaceful forest inside.

There is a wood burning close combustion fireplace to warm the winter! Check In from 14h00, Check out by 11h00 or later by arrangement

Our beautiful self catering farm chalets offer you a luxurious escape from your busy life, and a retreat where you can indulge in the silence of nature. Bird”noise ” and the rustle of the breeze through the poplars – your only distraction. With no TV or cellphone reception you can truly escape and reconnect with yourself and your loved ones.

We offer incredible stargazing, swimming in a pristine spring fed dam,easy country rambles, and an abundance of mountain bike trails through the valleys fynbos covered mountains.

Read, cook, braai, and snooze in wooden hammocks and human size “nests” strung up in the forest – recharge and indulge in the peacefulness . Forage for mushrooms in spring and autumn, and explore our organic garden where you can pick your own veggies.

Leave us feeling recharged, and counting the weeks till your next visit!

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Forest Chalet

From: R3,000.00 for two nights

Built from Larch & Spruce cured to a dark finish, this secluded one bed-roomed chalet blends into the surrounding Poplar forest nestled next to a winter running stream. A King size bed, a luxurious bathroom with sliding door onto deck for a indoor/outdoor shower experience. The living-room/ kitchen is stylishly furnished & is fully equipped with under counter fridge & gas hob. Big picture windows & sliding doors open onto the deck, drawing the peaceful forest inside.

There is a wood burning close combustion fireplace to warm the winterCheck In from 14h00, Check out by 11h00 or later by arrangement

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