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From R350 PPS

Woodcliffe Country House

  • Available

From R350 PPS

Overview

Woodcliffe is a 1000 ha cattle farm extending into the upper slopes of the Southern Drakensberg in the north Eastern Cape and is situated 22km from Maclear. Nearby is the remarkable Naude's Nek pass, at 2 620m, the highest mountain pass in South Africa.

On the slopes of the Southern Drakensberg near Maclear, where the valleys and waterways cut and gouge their way to the sea, can be found what many describe as the ultimate 'eco' experience.

At Woodcliffe the peaks of the high berg soar to touch the sky. Cascading waterfalls laugh and chatter through the stunning riverine landscapes, where indigenous forests cling. Here the call of birds without number chase the sound of city life. Woodcliffe is a delight for the ecotourist, hiker, artist, photographer, birder and fisherman.

Woodcliffe is a treasure for those who enjoy the enduring majesty of high mountains and lush valleys.


Woodcliffe is one of the few places that offers comfortable accommodation in the Maclear area on a farm . You can choose between the farmhouse, cottage and garden flat. This is an excellent base for exploring the natural wonders of the area. Tok's cave and hiking huts offer rustic accommodation for hikers.

The rock art on Woodcliffe and in the surrounding area, of Maclear, is world-famous for its clarity and preservation.

The Maclear district is well renowned for it's fly-fishing. Woodcliffe is situated on the headwaters of the Little Pot River. Fishermen are assured of a challenge to catch the wiliest wild trout. Woodcliffe is a botanical paradise. Guided flower walks in the summer months will impress you as you find orchids, disas and gladiolus growing on the mountainsides.


Woodcliffe Farmhouse, Cottage, Garden Flat: are situated at the start of the trail. Woodcliffe is arguably the most spectacular accommodation in the Maclear area. The farmhouse has 5 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. The cottage has three bedrooms with one bathroom. The garden flat is a one bedroom with an en-suite and has a kitchenette which is ideal for guests wanting their meals at the farmhouse.

Both the farmhouse and cottage have fully equipped kitchens, electricity, hot water, a stove, fridge and other furnishings.

All linen and towels are supplied. Wood and grids are supplied for braai-ing.

Woodcliffe is a self catering destination.

Breakfast and candle lit dinners can be arranged on request. Woodcliffe is not licensed to sell alcohol, and guests are required to bring their own drinks.

Facilities

    Room Facilities

  • Internet Access
  • Satellite TV
  • Television

    On Site Facilities

  • Internet Terminal
  • Laundry
  • Secure Parking
  • Self Catering

    Local Facilities

  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Tours
  • Other

Rates

Additional Rates Info:
Guests are advised to arrive before 5.00pm to avoid any confusion that may arise from traveling on gravel roads at night. Bring your hiking boots, swimming costumes, mt bicycles, trout fishing rods and a weatherproof jacket. A high clearance vehicle is recommended..

Cottage

Sleeps 6
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The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, electricity, hot water, a stove, fridge and other furnishings. Three bedrooms with one bathroom. Breakfast and candle lit dinners on request. The open plan kitchen - lounge has a Jetmaster & firewood is provided.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 600   R 350
February 2016       R 600   R 350
March 2016       R 600   R 350
April 2016       R 600   R 350
May 2016       R 600   R 350
June 2016       R 600   R 350
July 2016       R 600   R 350
August 2016       R 600   R 350
September 2016       R 600   R 350
October 2016       R 600   R 350
November 2016       R 600   R 350
December 2016       R 600   R 350

Farm House

Sleeps 10
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The farmhouse has a fully equipped kitchen, electricity, hot water, a stove, fridge and other furnishings. 5 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Breakfast and candle lit dinners on request. The lounge cum dinning room has a fireplace and firewood is provided.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 600   R 375
February 2016       R 600   R 375
March 2016       R 600   R 375
April 2016       R 600   R 375
May 2016       R 600   R 375
June 2016       R 600   R 375
July 2016       R 600   R 375
August 2016       R 600   R 375
September 2016       R 600   R 375
October 2016       R 600   R 375
November 2016       R 600   R 375
December 2016       R 700   R 475

Garden Flat

Sleeps 2
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Open planned flat with en-suite bathroom, lovely north facing view of the mountain. Small kitchenette ideal for people wanting to have their main meals at the farmhouse

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2016       R 600   R 350
February 2016       R 600   R 350
March 2016       R 600   R 350
April 2016       R 600   R 350
May 2016       R 600   R 350
June 2016       R 600   R 350
July 2016       R 600   R 350
August 2016       R 600   R 350
September 2016       R 600   R 350
October 2016       R 600   R 350
November 2016       R 600   R 350
December 2016       R 600   R 350
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: 15 April 2016
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Location

Woodcliffe Farm, Maclear, 5480

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