Map showing Farm 215 Nature Retreat
Directions to Farm 215 Nature Retreat
From Cape Town / Cape Town airport take the N2 to the east direction [airport] / Somerset West. After approximately half an hour you are in Somerset West. Climb and descend Sir Lowry's pass (part of N2), drive past Grabouw and Elgin. Climb and descend Houwhoek pass (part of N2).
At Bot Rivier, leave N2 and take turn off to Hermanus (R 43). Drive through Hermanus out of Hermanus, continue on R 43. 25 km after Hermanus, you will see Stanford to your right. Continue for 20 km on R43 until you hit Gansbaai. Drive through Gansbaai. Out of Gansbaai, continue on R 43 for a bit. After approximately 3 km, you will see Franskraal to your right.
After you have passed Franskraal, turn left into gravel-road to “Elim /Baardskeerdersbos” (brown sign). Drive on this gravel-road for approximately 10 km. Once you see a big dam and vineyards to your left, start paying attention. Ignore turn-off to Avoka (you want to turn left at next turn-off). Just after the vineyards, you'll see a brown tourism sign "farm 215”.
Take this road to the left. Gate at road-entrance has sign : "farm 215". Follow this road for approx. 1 km. You'll see a white cottage on your left.
Turn right into entrance just after white cottage. Gate at road entrance has sign "farm 215". Follow road to main house (keep left / follow “reception” and arrows). Welcome to farm 215.