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.
This was the most spectacular venue. Huge. Spacious. Beautiful. Detailed. I cannot encourage more bridal couples to consider this venue enough. You will not regret it. And the Spar and Butchery in town are amazing. Seriously. Give it a good consideration.
We hosted a Yoga & Breathwork retreat this past weekend at Guinevere. What a treat! Large spacious rooms and with beautiful view from all the upstairs rooms. We all felt so relaxed in this lovely setting in Tulbagh. Thank you!🥰
A peaceful place that will connect you to nature, slowing down and bring loved ones together. An incredible space for intimate weddings, retreats or big families. I will go back again, and again. Staff are incredible and so friendly and helpful which makes all the difference!
For any family gatherings or events I would 100% recommend Guinevere Guest Farm. The house is beautiful and spacious with ample room for all. It is well equipped and the staff will go out of their way to make the stay as smooth and easy as possible. On top of all this it is surrounded by the most bTeautiful farmland and mountains. This is truly a special place and... Read this review