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Waterberg Cottages

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From R300 PPS

Overview

Relax with the family in an historic thatched cottage set in beautiful, child-friendly Gardens, alive with over 250 species of birds. Laze beside our large heated pool while the children play on the Adventure Village. Take a trip to see our family of lively hippo emerge as the afternoon light fades, and round off the day with a braai, as the sun sets over the Bushveld.

At Windsong Cottages we extend a warm welcome to families. Having three small children ourselves we understand the needs and concerns of families, and aim to provide a relaxing, fun, child-friendly environment.

Our cluster of four cottages are set at the heart of Triple B ranch, located in the malaria-free UNESCO designated Waterberg Biosphere, renowned for its game, unspoilt beauty, tranquillity and hospitality.


Activities on site:

. Relaxing at Boschdraai. A chance to get that tan up lazing by the heated pool, enjoying Nina Baber's beautiful garden, or for the more energetic, playing tennis.

. Walking and birding. We have 3 marked bush walks for those who may be interested in enjoying the peace, tranquility, delightful views and numerous bird and mammal species.

. Astronomy. The Waterberg is famous for its dark, cloudless skies. Dr Philip Calcott offers his famous personal tours of our dark night sky for guests.

Game viewing. We offer game drives over the stunning Belleview private nature reserve that it teaming with plains game of many kinds in a beautiful environement of open plains, bush, streams and dams.

. Riding - We can arrange a wide variety of riding activities for our guests at Horizon,which is situated on the Triple B Ranch.

. Visiting the Hippo. A family of hippos live in a series of dams on the farm. Guests can frequently get wonderful views of these wild creatures. Guests are accompanied by a guide. 10min drive.

. Beadle - the Waterberg's Local Craft Shop is located on the farm, approximately 10 minutes drive from Windsong. They produce a large variety of leather and beaded goods - ideal as gifts or souvenirs.


At Windsong we put special emphasis on families.

Our Childrens Adventure Village is always popular with small people - as is our trampoline. Our heated 15m pool is great for all the family, and each cottage has its own sand play area.

Additionally there is a tennis court and a volleyball court, all set in spacious Gardens.

Facilities

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Rates

Additional Rates Info:
Prices: Rose Normal(300);Peak (R340);Long Weekend (R440) Windsong (Kingfisher): Normal (R300); Peak (340); Christmas (R440); L/Weekend (R440) Butterfly: Normal (R360); Peak (R380); Christmas (R440); L/Weekend (R440) Bushwillow: Normal (R420); Peak (R440); Christmas (R500); L/Weekend (R500) Dates: Normal prices are during school terms. Peak prices: During School holidays Christmas: 16 Dec 2011 - 3 Jan 2012 Long Weekends: Public Holidays (e.g. Easter Weekend, etc) All prices based on Rand per night per person Persons under 12: Price Persons under 2: FREE.

Bushwillow Cottage

Sleeps 7
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Bushwillow is a two storey cottage, with lovely views out over our new game area. It is our newest cottage, and has been designed to provide a rather special experience for our guests, and to enable them to enjoy the best of the bush experience. Downstairs Bushwillow has a large stoep with plenty of room for a family to relax and spread out. It has lovely views towards the sunset, and a braai nearby. Inside Bushwillow has a large open plan living/dining/kitchen area with much of the fittings (including the whole kitchen), made from wood harvested on the farm. It also has one large bedroom with an Emperor bed and a single, en-suite to a shower room. Upstairs is the master bedroom, designed to have views out over the veld, a sense of space, and an en-suite with a slipper bath. On the second storey there is also a mezzanine level, again with splendid views out over the veld. The mezzanine has two full size sofa beds with very comfortable bed mattresses. This can either be used as an upstairs living room, or as an extra bedroom. Bushwillow is set in its own arboretum, composed of a mixture of Bushveld trees, such as the Bushwillow, from which its name derives, and some exotics, such as Jacarandas. It is a small distance away from the other cottages, providing privacy, and yet the pool and other facilities like On-site Activities are still easily accessible. RATES: Bushwillow: Normal (R420); Peak (R440); Christmas (R500); L/Weekend (R500) Normal: 7thJanuary - 20thMarch; 9thApril - 20thJune; 15thJuly - 20 September,1st October - 4thDecember Peak: 20thMarch - 8thApril; 21thJune - 14thJuly,21 September - 30th September,5th December - 7th January Christmas: 16thDecember - 7thJanuary Long Weekend: Public Holidays (e.g. Good Friday Weekend) All prices based on Rand per night per person Persons under 12: Price Persons under 2: FREE

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 420   R 420
February 2016       R 420   R 420
March 2016       R 420   R 420
April 2016       R 420   R 420
May 2016       R 420   R 420
June 2016       R 420   R 420
July 2016       R 420   R 420
August 2016       R 420   R 420
September 2016       R 420   R 420
October 2016       R 420   R 420
November 2016       R 420   R 420
December 2016       R 420   R 420

Butterfly Cottage-Sleeps 2-4

Sleeps 2
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Butterfly Cottage was the first construction project of Anthony Baber. He made it for him and his bride, before he went on to build world famous lodges. It is a beautiful thatched cottage with a large open plan living/dining/kitchen area, one double bedroom and a bathroom. There are two sofa beds in the living area for use if required. Butterfly is situated near the pool and has a lovely large braai area where you can sit and enjoy the stunning sunsets. Butterfly lends itself perfectly to a either a romantic break for two or a family with young children. Should you require additional accommodation Windsong is on hand. All our cottages are situated in the midst of delightful gardens hosting a range of On-site Activities. RATES: Butterfly: Normal (R360); Peak (R380); Christmas (R440); L/Weekend (R440) Normal: 7thJanuary - 20March; 9 April - 20 June; 5 July - 20 September, 1st October - 4 December Peak: 20 March - 8 April; 21June - 14 July, 21 September - 30th September, 5thDecember - 7 January Christmas: 16 December - 7thJanuary Long Weekend: Public Holidays (e.g. Good Friday Weekend) All prices based on Rand per night per person Persons under 12: Price Persons under 2: FREE

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 360   R 360
February 2016       R 360   R 360
March 2016       R 360   R 360
April 2016       R 360   R 360
May 2016       R 360   R 360
June 2016       R 360   R 360
July 2016       R 360   R 360
August 2016       R 360   R 360
September 2016       R 360   R 360
October 2016       R 360   R 360
November 2016       R 360   R 360
December 2016       R 360   R 360

Rose Cottage- Sleeps 4

Sleeps 4
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An attractive two bedroomed thatched cottage with a shower room, a small living room, a kitchen and a large pleasant stoep. It is perfect for a family of four. (Click for more information) 80 years ago Rose cottage consisted of just two rondavels, and housed two young gentlemen - Charles and Colin Baber. These youths grew up to be much loved and respected patriarchs of the Waterberg community, whose memory and achievements remain throughout the region. Today Rose has been refurbished, while still retaining many original features, such as the doors, made from packing cases by the original pioneers. In addition we have added a theme of boekenhout - a beautiful local wood - throughout the cottage. Rose had its own private fenced garden containing guava, fig and mulberry trees (guests are welcome to help themselves). RATES: Rose: Normal (R300); Peak (R340); Christmas (R440); L/Weekend (R440)* Normal: 7thJanuary - 20March; 9 April - 20 June; 5 July - 20 September, 1st October - 4 December Peak: 20 March - 8 April; 21June - 14 July, 21 September - 30th September, 5thDecember - 7 January Christmas: 16 December - 7thJanuary Long Weekend: Public Holidays (e.g. Good Friday Weekend) All prices based on Rand per night per person Persons under 12: Price Persons under 2: FREE

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 300   R 300
February 2016       R 300   R 300
March 2016       R 300   R 300
April 2016       R 300   R 300
May 2016       R 300   R 300
June 2016       R 300   R 300
July 2016       R 300   R 300
August 2016       R 300   R 300
September 2016       R 300   R 300
October 2016       R 300   R 300
November 2016       R 300   R 300
December 2016       R 300   R 300

Windsong Cottage -Sleeps up to 11

Sleeps 11
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Windsong cottage itself is an historical farm home now converted into self catering accommodation. Originally built in the 1920's it retains many original features and hosts a delightful range of antique furniture, and many original artworks by Baber family and friends. The accommodation comprises kitchen, pantry, lounge/dining room, three triple bedrooms one of which is ensuite, and one double bedroom with en-suite. In addition there is a further bathroom, separate shower room and two toilets. Windsong has a lovely large stoep with sofas and large dining table, perfect for relaxing and entertaining. From the stoep steps lead down to a large sunken braai area, provided with well seasoned braai wood. Close enough to be watched from both the braai area and stoep is a large sandpit which small people can enjoy while grown ups put their feet up. For chillier nights guest can retire inside to the dining/living room, which has an open fireplace, again supplied with firewood. Windsong lends itself perfectly to a large family or group of friends having a get-together, and is located close to Butterfly, if you need additional accommodation. The cottages are situated in the midst of delightful gardens hosting a range of On-site Activities. Rates: Windsong (Kingfisher): Normal (R300); Peak (R340); Christmas (R440); L/Weekend (R440) Normal: 7thJanuary - 20March; 9 April - 20 June; 5 July - 20 September, 1st October - 4 December Peak: 20 March - 8 April; 21June - 14 July, 21 September - 30th September, 5thDecember - 7 January Christmas: 16 December - 7thJanuary Long Weekend: Public Holidays (e.g. Good Friday Weekend) All prices based on Rand per night per person Persons under 12: Price Persons under 2: FREE

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 300   R 300
February 2016       R 300   R 300
March 2016       R 300   R 300
April 2016       R 300   R 300
May 2016       R 300   R 300
June 2016       R 300   R 300
July 2016       R 300   R 300
August 2016       R 300   R 300
September 2016       R 300   R 300
October 2016       R 300   R 300
November 2016       R 300   R 300
December 2016       R 300   R 300
NOTE: If a search was made without stipulating the month of occupation the rate shown on the search results page is for the lowest cost month and the least expensive room. Where pricing is "per unit" the Average Price Per Person based on maximum occupancy is used for the price range comparison. A search made for Homes and Villas however will always be based on the full daily rate of the unit irrespective of the number of people the unit sleeps.

Rates are deemed correct at time of publication and may fluctuate depending on supply and demand. Establishments maintain their rates online and any differences should be referred to the Establishment's staff. Quotations once accepted are binding.

Rates last updated: 25 February 2016
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Location

Boschdraai Farm, Vaalwater, Limpopo, 0530

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