About African Family Farm
The African Family Farm is situated in the picturesque harbour town of Hout Bay, only 20 minutes away from beautiful Cape Town and central to all popular sights and activities that the Western Cape has to offer. The German owners who have four children themselves cater for the needs of a family with children of all ages.
The African Family Farm offers four cozy guesthouses, on a property of approximately 8000m˛, each decorated in a unique African theme with views of the mountains.
All cottages are child friendly and cater for two adults and maximum four children. The houses feature an open kitchen and living area with fireplace, a main bedroom, a children’s bedroom, a bathroom with two basins, shower and toilet and a private terrace with garden furniture. Also available for toddlers; baby bed, pram, highchair, rocker, potty, baby monitor and a changing mat.
As a special bonus, each house has a cellphone loaded with airtime and a mobile W-LAN. A baby sitter and laundry service are available on request.
The garden in front of the houses has a play area for small children, including sandbox and sandbox toys, teeter board, sliding board and trampoline. Scattered over the property are various fun activities for the taller kids like a slackline, a tree for climbing as well a jungle gym. You will also find a swimming pool and a baby pool.
Visit our petting zoo with goats, pigs, lambs, rabbits, guinea pigs, chicken, ducks, a peacock, birds, dogs, cats and two mini-horses.
There is a braai area and in the common room you will find a corner for kids to play with various games, books and music. Adults can rest, talk to others and use the honesty bar. At the reception you find a lot of books, like novels and coffee-table books.
If you need a massage or beauty treatments there is The Beauty Spot with Jana the beautician. Secure parking is available on the premises.
It is a 30 minute drive to from Hout Bay from the airport. There is a lot to see in Hout Bay like the harbour, where you can book a boat cruise to watch the seals, visit World of Birds, the markets and the beautiful and safe beach.
The Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing bus operates from Hout Bay seven days a week. You can visit the hightlights of Cape Town like Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch Botanic Garden and the V&A Waterfront with the Aquarium. Your children would enjoy a ride on the ferris wheel.
Your hosts Sabine and Stefan are happy to assist you.