About Matjiesvlei Cottages: Stalle
Matjiesvlei Cottages are situated in Matjiesvlei, at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountain Range, only 16 kilometer from Calitzdorp on Route 62. Along with the mixed farming activities, the valley provides a tranquil atmosphere.
Matjiesvlei Cottages offers guests Die Stalle / The Stables which is a restored historical Klein Karoo cottage. Also located on the farm are two other cottages, the Matjiesvlei Cottages: Middelplaas as well as Bokwagtershuis.
Die Stalle / The Stables is an equipped self-catering holiday home which offers all linen, including towels. In the main bedroom, there is a double bed, the second and third bedrooms have two single beds each. Two of the bedrooms have Queen Anne stoves for heating in winter. There is an air-conditioner in the middle bedroom. The main bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The second bathroom has a bath, a shower, a basin and a toilet. The water is heated with a gas cylinder. The kitchen is part of the enclosed stoep which is equipped with all the required utensils, including cutlery, crockery, kettle, toaster, stove, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There is a Dover stove for use in winter as well.
The spacious stoep overlooking the veld and mountains is the ideal entertainment area with a built-in braai and more than enough seating for guests. Braai grids, fire tongs and a swartpotjie is available. On a hot summer day you can cool off in the nearby farm dam, or go for a swim in the river at the private picnic site.
The cottage has splendid views on the mountains and the veld. The unit has free Wi-Fi and there is an air-conditioner in the lounge. There are security screens in front of all windows and doors except the sliding door and folding door.
Calitzdorp has a number of eating establishments, a good butchery, the Calitzdorp Slagtery, and various shops where basic groceries can be bought.
Matjiesvlei Cottages: Stalle Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
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