The valley of the Gamtoos River in South Africa's malaria-free Eastern Cape is the western gateway to the Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area. Less than one hour's drive from Port Elizabeth and even less from Jeffrey's Bay, a short way from the village of Patensie en route to the Baviaanskloof, there lies a tranquil bush camp in thick indigenous forest offering tented accommodation - Tia Ghee. Tia Ghee is catered and fully equipped so as to make it as straightforward an experience as possible.
Rekindle your passion for life at Nikalandershoek, a working citrus farm nestled on the banks of the Gamtoos River. Wake up to the cry of the Hadeda, wander through the citrus orchards and let the true spiritual ambience saturate all your senses.
The chalet is fully equipped for self catering and is set amongst beautiful indigenous forest at the heart of a tranquil valley or ‘kloof’. There are a lounge, two small bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds making room for up to 4 guests.
Bean's Hideaway is a hours drive from Port Elizabeth. Accommodation for your stay consist out of two places to choose from. Bean's Cottage is a spacious wooden house with a honeymoon room and family space as well. ( it can accommodate 9 people). Beans khaya is a more rustic sement house with the basics ( it can accommodate 5 people).
Highlands Chalets is situated in Patensie on the route into the Baviaanskloof, making it ideal for a stopover on your way in or out of the Baviaanskloof, thereby maximising your time in the kloof. At the house and available to guests in our chalets is a broad sun deck and patio with a swimming pool. From these are magnificent views over the valley and the mountains. The views alone make Highlands worth staying at.
This authentic, restored 125 year-old farmhouse is on The Meadows Farm which is situated on the Klein River Road, approx 3 km from Hankey and 1.3 km from the Hankey Golf Course. It is the perfect place for a country retreat and has all you need for a great relaxing peace-filled holiday.
At Kudu Kaya there are 17 camp sites located in the valley of the Ysrivier, a mountain stream. They are all individually marked and located in a peaceful setting amongst the indigenous trees including plenty of yellowwoods on the farm.
Experience a true eco-retreat where you can relax in one of the most tranquil settings nature has to offer. Bergrivier is situated in beautiful, peaceful surroundings at the beginning or end of the Baviaanskloof route.
J-Bay Zebra Lodge is situated on the Garden Route, only 20 minutes from Jeffreys Bay and 30 minutes from Port Elizabeth and Airport. The Lodge is perfectly positioned on the top of a hill, with 360° views overlooking the Indian Ocean, the indigenous bush and the mountains.