Helpful info and FAQs
Have a question about getting to Guinevere Guest Farm? Or, just curious to know more about this beautiful part of the Cape Winelands? Read on for directions, travel tips and more.
What time can I check in?
Strictly from 15:00
Please let us know if the first guest of your group will be arriving after 5pm so we can arrange for a staff member to be here for your arrival.
When do I need to check out?
Strictly at 12:00 (midday)
A late check-out can be arranged on request until 3pm at an additional R350
Is there internet access?
Yes. There is uncapped wifi throughout the house
Do you offer in- house catering?
No. We can send you a list of reccomended caterers in the area
When is the 50% deposit due?
48hrs after receiving your invoice, otherwise your dates are released back into the system.
Deposit is non refundable 0-60 days before your arrival
When is the balance due (full payment)
The balance of your booking payment is due 30 days before arrival.
This is non refundable 0-30 days before arrival.
Is the house shared accommodation or will we have exclusive access?
The whole house will be exclusively yours during your stay.
What is included in your rate?
Private accommodation and use of the facilities on the farm as well as daily housekeeping.
Can we purchase firewood from you?
Yes. We sell firewood at R50 per crate.
Do you accept card payments for firewood on site?
No. Cash only
Are you pet friendly?
Yes. Well behaved and socialised pets on request only. We have other animals on the property as well as free roaming chickens so we need to know beforehand if you are bringing pets of any kind so we can put them away.
Can I host my wedding there?
Yes. On request only. Additional rates may apply
How many people can your house accommodate?
Do you have wheelchair access?
How many bedrooms are there?
- 9 en-suite bedrooms
- 1 loft bedroom with no bathroom
How much does it cost per night?
We charge a flat rate of R14000 per night
Do you charge a breakage deposit?
Yes we charge a damage deposit of R3000 which is fully refundable after your stay.
Do you get snow on your farm?
No we do not. However snow is usually visible on the Winterhoek mountain range between June-August
Do you have availability for two people in one bedroom?
No. We only book the venue out exclusively to groups of up to 28 people.
How far are you situated from Cape Town?
120km from Cape Town city centre
Do you allow music events and parties?
Yes on request. Additional rates may apply.
Activities in the area
Horse About- horse riding with Jo
Wine tasting- Saronsberg wine estate
Organic wine and olive tasting- Waverley Hills
Obiqua restaurant @ Duikersdrift (Fantastic food and atmosphere, highly recommended)
The Olive Terrace Bistro (one of the best restaurants in Tulbagh)-The Tulbagh Hotel
Africas longest Zip Line- Ceres
Fruit picking- Hoogwater farm (seasonal)
MTB trails- permits and maps at the Shell garage
MIT (Made In Tulbagh) - unique local crafts and gifts and the best coffee in Tulbagh
Day spa- Vindoux
Other wine farms open for tastings and lunch:
Montpellier (serve pizza)
Directions to the farm
Please note that we are not in the town of Tulbagh but 8km on the outskirts of the centre of Tulbagh. It is very easy to get to us and works best to use your GPS system. Type in "Guinevere Guest Farm" into your GPS (Google maps or Waze) and it will direct you to our farm entrance. From there you will follow the signs up to the house.
We will send you written directions as well as our gate codes upon booking.
We spent a week at Guinevere Guest Farm for our company year end and had the most amazing time! The rooms were spacious, neat and clean and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The house had everything we needed and more. Thank you for having us and making our year end memorable. 🤩👍🙏
Years ago I was traveling through Nicaragua (Little Corn Island) and ran into one of the owners and caretakers of the Guinevere Guest Farm. Carly said if you're ever in South Africa to look them up. Of course I did just that about a year later. Carly and Will went out of their way to meet me in Cape Town and show me around the town for a few... Read More
Minnesota, USA, 2014
My weekend at the farm was nothing short of amazing. It came at the perfect time in my life when I was feeling rather depleted. Carly's hospitality was incredible, she whips up the most amazing vegan meals that keep you on top of the world. The retreat is beautiful and the time spent with wonderful women allowed me to step into my power and break down trust barriers. Highly... Read More
Cape Town, South Africa, 2018
We stayed as a family of 10 adults and 6 kids over Christmas and had the most relaxing and wonderful time at Guinevere. The house is so well equipped you literally don’t need anything but food, plus it is so big that we felt like we had our own private hotel! What a special way to spend family time together. The kids were in heaven and the adults got... Read More
South Africa, 2021
Share This Page