From R330 PPS
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 Cottage and Castle View. 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 cottage has three bedrooms with one bathroom. The Castle View is a one bedroom with an en-suite and has a kitchenette.
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.