Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks
Colesberg, Upper Karoo - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:Kuilfontein Stable Cottages offer wonderful B&B accommodation in Colesberg Northern Cape. This historic racehorse stud and sheep farm has been in the family since 1876.
The Cottages are converted stable quarters offering comfort and country style. Crisp white cotton linen, feather pillows and mohair blankets await you in rooms that have been decorated beautifully.
There are two luxury units, one family unit and five standard units. The stable cottages offer B&B service with Dinner if you choose, with delicious Karoo cuisine and fresh produce from the farm, gourmet meals are served at dinner time. While homemade breads, muffins and preserves with fresh fruit and farm butter make breakfast a lasting memory.
Have a pre-dinner drink in the charming pub or watch a magnificent Karoo sunset with a sundowner.
Families with young children and pets are welcome at The Paddocks. Enjoy solitude and stunning views of the Karoo from your patio of this converted barn, which provides Colesberg accommodation of excellent quality.
The Paddocks consist of four family units each consisting of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a lovely big living room with kitchenette and individual patios with Braai facilities. There are also two smaller units.
This wonderful accommodation in Colesberg can offer you with Braai packs of meat as well as delicious home-cooked meals such as lasagna, bobotie, lamb casserole, chicken pies and much more, that are brought straight to you. Wine, beer and cool drinks can also be provided.
Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks is not just a stop between destinations on the road but is "The Destination"- perfectly situated between Gauteng and Kwazulu Natal for a convenient journey. The weary traveler will find comfort and rest but the visitor that takes time to stay in Colesberg will experience the peace and tranquility this Karoo farm has to offer.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks, Colesberg, Upper Karoo
- Children Welcome
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Non Smoking
Accreditations & Gradings:
Accreditations for Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks, Colesberg, Upper Karoo
- Portfolio Collection
- Tourism Grading Council
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 25° 4' 2.1" E / 30° 44' 58.4" S
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Driving to Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks in Colesberg, Upper Karoo
|Departing: Bloemfontein Airport|
|Address: D F Malherbe Avenue, Bloemfontein 9323, South Africa|
|Distance: 238 km / Duration: 2 hours 18 mins|
Go through 1 roundabout
|2.||Turn right to merge onto N8 toward Bloemfontein||7.2 km|
|3.||Turn left onto Nelson Mandela Rd||1.2 km|
|4.||Turn left onto Markgraaff St||0.6 km|
|5.||Continue onto President Boshof St||0.7 km|
|6.||Continue onto Kolbe Ave||1.0 km|
|7.||Continue onto Curie Ave||1.8 km|
|8.||Continue onto Jagersfontein Rd||2.7 km|
|9.||Turn left to merge onto N1 toward Colesberg||154 km|
|10.||Turn left to stay on N1||64.4 km|
|11.||Slight right to stay on N1||2.8 km|
Bloemfontein Airport - Bloemfontein+ OPEN WEBSITE
President Jacob Zuma renamed Bloemfontein International Airport to Bram Fischer International Airport on 13 December 2012. Bram Fischer was a lawyer notable for anti-apartheid activism.
Bram Fischer International Airport caters for more than 400 000 passengers per year and is only 15 kilometres from Bloemfontein city centre.
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Reviews for Kuilfontein Stable Cottages and The Paddocks
Country: United States
Posted: October, 12th 2014 15:18 PM
Posted: October, 12th 2014 01:56 AM
"The Paddocks @ Kuilfontein"
What a wonderful surprise to find a beautifully appointed place in the middle of the Karoo. It is stylish, extremely comfortable with everything we needed for our two day break and the linen is superb! Lexi and her husband Grant are well travelled and informative and we enjoyed a beautiful karoo sunset with good SA wine while waiting for the barbeque. We will definitely come back!
Reviewer: Jane Padlowsky USA 2012
Country: South Africa
Posted: November, 14th 2012 11:54 AM
"Kuilfontein Stable Cottages"
We had a wonderful stay and were made very welcome.The food was excellent and our room was very comfortable.We would love to visit again if in the area.
Reviewer: UK visitor 2012
Country: South Africa
Posted: November, 14th 2012 11:48 AM
"Kuilfontein Stable Cottages"
We loved the room, and bar. Very impressed with the staff, proffessional and well trained. Penny makes you feel like a welcome friend and introduces you to the other guests so that you are all chatty away in no time. We will definately make this our regular stop on the way back from Cape Town. Iris Fair
Reviewer: Iris Fair
Country: South Africa
Posted: November, 14th 2012 11:46 AM
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