The Shed Farmstall & Accommodation
Beaufort West, Central Karoo - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:This Beaufort West accommodation offers peaceful lodging on a working farm. There is a farm stall on the premises that sells Karoo lamb, biltong (jerky), droÃ«wors (dried sausage), homemade jams and pies. They also have a variety of curios for sale.
24 km north of Beaufort West, 700m off the N1 The Shed Farm Stall and Accommodation offers stylishly-furnished, fully equipped chalets, each with en suite bedroom, lounge, kitchen and private braai facilities. Safe and secure covered parking. Breakfast available with dinner on request. Large farm stall open for meals.
This accommodation in Beaufort West is a small lodge with luxurious, comfortable chalets that sleep up to six people per chalet (six chalets and one family house which sleeps ten people). There is a sparkling pool to take a dip in on hot summer days and a beautiful lapa with a communal braai area and a stone bar (not used as a cash bar), for guests' use. The stall offers deli type homemade products, Karoo olives, soft drinks and snacks. They have comfortable, clean restrooms and our star is Bonnie, the porcupine.
Stay in Beaufort West and spend a long day horseback riding to see the wonders of the Karoo. Go Mountain Biking on a cool day, do some bird watching, paragliding, quad biking and even a spot of golf.
Take a Helicopter ride and see Beaufort West and the central karoo in all its glory.
Visit the olive farms and take a Donkey Tour around the town and townships. Learn the history of the San and visit the Bushman engravings to be found on various farms and at nearby Nelspoort.
This accommodation Beaufort West offers, is a wonderful weekend away in the tranquil Karoo but close enough to town for those looking for a little entertainment.
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 22° 48' 21.6" E / 32° 13' 51.6" S
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|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 270 km / Duration: 3 hours 0 mins|
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