Still Bay – Orca Private Nature Reserve – Fynbos Farm House
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Orca Private Nature Reserve is situated approximately halfway between Gourits River Mouth and Still Bay (Stilbaai) in the Western Cape Province.

The property has access to 2.5 km private beach front. Due to the Reserve’s remote location, the beach is unspoilt and marine life occurs in abundance. Whales are common from July to December. The sea in the vicinity of the cottage is safe for swimming and snorkelling.

The original farmhouse is located 200m from the road and is approximately 2km inland from the Sea Cottage, facing the seaThe Farmhouse has access to the same beach as the Sea Cottage and uses the same access routes. The original farmhouse has been preserved and is incorporated into the current farmhouse.

The Fynbos Farm House (sleeps 8 and is fully equipped for self-catering) overlooks the sea and is surrounded by typical coastal thicket consisting of Wild Olive, Ironwood, Rhus species and coastal fynbos. The area is also a bird lover’s paradise and many species of bird occur in the area – keep a look out for the endangered African Black Oyster Catcher!

ANOTHER ACCOMMODATION OPTION IN THE RESERVE: also view SEA COTTAGE on this website: type SEA COTTAGE in search facility bottom left of this page and follow instructions
Orca Private Nature Reserve Fynbos Farm House , with 2.5 km beach front, is situated approximately halfway between Gourits River Mouth and Still Bay
Orca Private Nature Reserve Fynbos Farm House , with 2.5 km beach front, is situated approximately halfway between Gourits River Mouth and Still Bay
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Activities:
Fishing As a result of Orca Private Nature Reserve’s remote location, the beach is unspoilt. Marine life occurs in abundance, including various species of fish and other marine life.

Game Viewing Be on the look-out for game which occurs naturally in the area, especially bushbuck and grysbok which may come and visit you early in the morning

Bird Watching Many species of birds occur and the area is a bird lover’s paradise. Keep a look-out for the endangered African Black Oyster Catcher!

Other Activities • Fishing (bring own equipment) • Bird watching • Swimming • Snorkelling • Hiking • The cottage is ideally situated to explore the greater Garden Route.
 
Rates:
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: 2017 RATES: R1850 per night for maximum 8 persons all school holidays and long weekends. (Dec/Jan holidays min 10 nights and others min 5 nights). Out of season R1500 per night maximum 8 persons and minimum 2 nights.

(NEW RATES FROM MARCH 2018 R2000 AND R1750/NIGHT RESPECTIVELY) ACCOMMODATION FYNBOS FARM HOUSE:

The house is fully equipped and sleeps 8 people and consists of 4 bedrooms of which 3 bedrooms have double beds and one bedroom has 2 single beds.

2 bedrooms are en suite and the other 2 bedrooms share a bathroom. Due to water restrictions, there are no baths – showers only. .

There is an open plan kitchen/dining room that leads into the living area. There is also an inter-leading access to the Indoor Braai area and sunroom. .

The house is equipped with limited 220 volt solar power, this is limited to low power consumption devices; appliances like hair dryers, Microwave Oven, Washing machine or Tumble dryer, cannot be accommodated. Water heating is by way of gas geysers and the kitchen is equipped with a gas stove. There is an gas fridge / freezer for use by the guests. .

The unit is cleaned daily, Monday to Friday (excl Public Holidays). Cleaning entails washing the dishes, cleaning the braai areas, making of beds, cleaning of bathrooms and sweeping floors. .

TOWELS ARE NOT PROVIDED – BRING OWN BATH & SWIM TOWELS. .

You are welcome to bring house trained furry pets with!
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television No
Radio No
Heater No
Roof Fan No
Airconditioner No
The Farm House has access to the same beach as the Sea Cottage and uses the same access routes (small and large pics)
The Farm House has access to the same beach as the Sea Cottage and uses the same access routes (small and large pics)
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Nearest Town:
Still Bay
Distance: 22km
Police: Yes
Hospital: No
Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at august@farmstay.co.za
The Menu
Still Bay, approximately 22km to the west, offers restaurants and all shopping facilities Fully equipped for self-catering Fully equipped for self-catering

Farm Details
Farm Name/s:Orca Private Nature Reserve - 139 ha
Farming Activities: 
Farm History: Farm History: The original farm house was built in 1941 in the architectural style of the area, and has been renovated to its original condition

A bit about your hosts:
Owned by the Kruger Trust Also view Orca Private Nature Reserve Cottage in same Reserve on this website
Also view Orca Private Nature Reserve Cottage in same Reserve on this website
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How to get there:
Directions supplied when reservations are made

  Photo gallery

Indoors braai area, main kitchen & dining area, original kitchen and living room  (small and large pics)
Indoors braai area, main kitchen & dining area, original kitchen and living room (small and large pics)
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   The Farm House is fully equipped for self-catering and sleeps 8 persons in 4 bedrooms
The Farm House is fully equipped for self-catering and sleeps 8 persons in 4 bedrooms
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