Glen Etive Cottage - Tarkastad, Friendly N6

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Glen Etive Cottage

Tarkastad, Friendly N6 - Accommodation

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Nestled in the mountains of the Winterberg, this beautiful self-catering cottage is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle and relax. The cottage is set in a beautiful garden with 100 year old oak trees watching over everything. Glen Etive is a working farm on which we farm cattle and sheep, grow Raspberries and Peonies. The cottage is fully equipped for all self-catering requirements.

Things to do in the area:
Mountain Bike
Raspberry Picking (January to April)
Admire Peonies (late October to November)

Catering on request

Facilities & Amenities includes:

Facilities available at Glen Etive Cottage, Tarkastad, Friendly N6

Establishment Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Children Welcome
  • Gay Friendly
  • Secure Parking
Room Amenities
  • Non Smoking

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Directions to Glen Etive Cottage

Map of Glen Etive Cottage in Tarkastad, Friendly N6


Directions to Glen Etive Cottage

GPS Co-Ordinates: 26° 15' 38.4" E / 32° 0' 23.3" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Glen Etive Cottage in Tarkastad, Friendly N6

Departing: East London Airport
Address: Settlers Way, East London 5200, South Africa
Distance: 260 km / Duration: 3 hours 8 mins
1. Head east toward Settlers Wy/R72 0.3 km
2. Continue straight onto Settlers Wy/R72
Continue to follow R72
Go through 1 roundabout
9.1 km
3. Turn left onto Fitzpatrick Rd/R72
Continue to follow R72
6.3 km
4. Continue onto N6
Go through 3 roundabouts
180 km
5. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto R61
Go through 1 roundabout
63.6 km
6. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit and stay on R61
Destination will be on the left
0.5 km

Nearest Airport

East London Airport - East London


East London Airport welcomes 346 000 people each year and is a busy yet small national airport that has around 25 flights a day. The creation of the airport was in 1927 with a municipal aerodrome at Woodbrook, it moved several times and in 1965 the airport was moved for the last time to its present location, only 10 kilometres from East London’s city centre.

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Alternative accommodation near Tarkastad, Friendly N6

Tarkastad, Friendly N6 » Current Current
Stutterheim, Friendly N6 » 2 hours 8 mins 171 km
Aliwal North, Friendly N6 » 2 hours 33 mins 200 km
Lady Grey, Friendly N6 » 2 hours 58 mins 214 km
Maclear, Friendly N6 » 3 hours 46 mins 262 km
Rhodes, Friendly N6 » 4 hours 10 mins 290 km

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