This old restored stone cottage (about 100 years) will ensure a tranquil getaway. Situated on a farm with wide-open space and loads of birds life, you will be able to enjoy nature up close and personal.

Descriptions of the rooms


  • The stone cottage sleeps, four people.
  • There is a small kitchenette.
  • Self-catering or meals on request (5 days in advance)
  • Outside braai facilities and a fireplace (wood for sale),
  • No cell reception at the cottage, but about 50m away you can get a signal.
Kitchen Small kitchenette – fridge, microwave, gas plate
Bathroom Shower
Beds One room with a double bed and 1 single bed
The sitting room has a bed that can be separated to become 2 beds.
Braai area Yes
Lounge area     Yes



The owner Percy is a passionate bird watcher and will advise you to some of the good birding spots.

For bigger groups, there is additional accommodation available. Contact us for more information. 

Activities on the farm:

It is the ideal base to move from to explore the area and watch birds.

Murraysburg district has seven different biomes (vegetation regions).

  • Mountains up to 2,000m above sea level
  • Plains at 900m above sea level
  • 3 Provinces come together here
  • About 215 species recorded here
  • 65 is endemic to Southern Africa
  • 18 is Red data

Please let us know if you made any different bird sighting than those in our list.

Click Here for Murraysburg bird list


  • Wood at extra cost
  • Limited cellphone reception
  • Private Braai Area

Contact Us

Karin Reynolds

+27 83 556 8822
Swavelkrans gravel road GPS :
31°54’33.6″S 23°53’10.3″E
-31.909340, 23.886193