Contact Pieter & Magriet Kruger
- Longitude: 24.163605
- Latitude: -33.584072
- Dinner Bed & Breakfast
- Bed And Breakfast
- Self Catering
- Farm Getaway
- Hiking / walking
- Mountain Biking
Weekdays: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saterdays: 9am – 12:00 pm
Sundays: not available - please send email
The lifestyle is informal, relaxed, barefoot, quiet. There’s a swimmingpool at the homestead. Guests enjoy the rural late nights around a fire, walking, bird watching, reading and sleeping in the wild.
Zandvlakte is known for serenity at its wildest!
Room / Unit Features
- Wifi - Free
On Site Features
- Child Friendly (all Ages)
- Parking (secure)
- Swimming Pool
- Wheelchair Access
Map and Directions to Zandvlakte Baviaanskloof
GPS : 33o 35.056″S / 024o 09.823″E
From Willowmore to Zandvlakte:
From Willowmore: Turn south on the George road. Three (3) kilometers outside town is the “Baviaanskloof/ Winterhoek mountains” -road sign. Turn left and follow the road for ± 35 km to Nuwekloof Pass.
NB!! Some GPS gadgets incorrectly indicate a turn off before Nuwekloof Pass is reached. Stay on the T1/ R332!
From Uniondale to Zandvlakte:
Follow the Willowmore road north. Plus minus 25 km outside the town a signpost indicates “Baviaanskloof/ Vaalwater”. Turn right. Drive 17 km. Turn left at the T-junction where the signpost indicates Baviaanskloof/Willowmore to the left. Drive 15 km and turn right at the T-junction indicating the Baviaanskloof to the right. (Willowmore is left ) You are now on the main route between Baviaanskloof and Willowmore. Nuwekloof Pass starts ± 4 km from there.
From Nuwekloof Pass:
It’s the beginning of the Baviaanskloof. It is a 7 km pass. Always turn corners slowly and keep on the left side of the road at all times. If you want to stop for photos, make sure that your vehicle is parked in clear sight from both directions and off the road.Zandvlakte is about one hour’s drive from Nuwekloof pass. Twenty kilometers before Zandvlakte a “Police = 7 km”- sign is posted on the left side of the road. Follow that road in the diraction of the police station. The Police Station is situated on the left side of the road and well sign-posted. Pass the station for another ±13 kilometers. You will eventually pass a church with a red roof on the left side. 1.5 km further down the road, coming down a steep hill, a signpost on the RIGHT side of the road indicates “Zandvlakte”. Turn right, pass the buildings and stop in front of the homestead. It is not visible from the main road, although quite near it.
Patensie to Zandvlakte:
Follow the main road north from Hankey right through Patensie. The tar road becomes a gravel road and passes Andrieskraal and Cambria. Stay on this main road and drive through 4 gates in the wilderness area – driving time approximately 4 hours. The access gate to the reserve closes at 16h00 in the afternoon during summer, 15h00 in winter.
The road snakes over three mountain passes. Zandvlakte is 13 km from Geelhoutbos and ± 4 km from the exit gate of the reserve. The homestead is on the left side of the road and well sign-posted. There are two entrances near to each other.
DRIVE SAFELY AND ENJOY THE EXPERIENCE !!