About Klein Boschkloof Chalets
Klein Boschkloof, a lush green oasis and working farm, surrounded by the Northern Cederberg, is situated in the unspoilt Boskloof Valley which borders onto the Cederberg Wilderness area, is a mere 9km from the beautiful town of Clanwilliam.
The cottages are situated between the orange groves and have magnificent views to the mountains. High wooden ceilings, half meter thick walls and thatch roofs assist in keeping the units cool in summer and maintain the heat in winter.
Ou Huis has hand-crafted cederwood ceilings, yellowwood doors and Batavian clay floor tiles. The spacious lounge is fitted with leather couches as well as a couch which converts to a double bed. The carpeted bedroom has an extra length queen sized bed as well as a single bed. The family size fully equipped kitchen with fireplace / indoor braai has a large wooden table which comfortably seats eight. The full bathroom has a separate bath and shower.
A wide veranda leading off the kitchen and lounge leads to lawns with a conference size private braai with lapa style seating. Outdoor furniture allows for outside dining under a pergola in the shade of a 100 year old vine. There is air-conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi access and a washing machine.
Die Stal is an ex-horse stable reincarnated as a grand old Cape-Dutch style cottage with Oregon pine wood ceilings and Batavian clay floors. The kitchenette is fully equipped. The spacious living area is equipped with an embuia wood dining room suite and leather couches, one which converts to a double bed, as well as a single bed cum divan. The carpeted bedroom with its yellow and embuia wood furniture has an extra length queen size bed and a single bed.
The full bathroom has a separate bath and shower. The old kraal’s sandstone wall forms an intimate courtyard. Paved veranda areas, both with outdoor furniture, have magnificent views to the mountains. A private braai is situated in the shade of an oak tree on the lawn in front of the cottage. There is air-conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi access and a washing machine.
Waenhuis 1 is an open plan unit. The queen size bed is sensitively screened off. The living area accommodates a table with four chairs and two two-seater leather couches. The kitchenette is fully equipped. The en-suite bathroom has a separate bath and shower. On its own Waenhuis 1 is ideal for a couple or one single person. A private braai is situated in the shade of an oak tree on the lawn in front of the cottage. Outdoor furniture allows for dining in the open air. There is air-conditioning, TV and Wi-Fi access.
Waenhuis 2 - (NO KITCHEN):
Waenhuis 2 is MERELY A BEDROOM and the other half of Waenhuis 1. It has a separate entrance, NO KITCHEN and is furnished with embuia wood twin beds. The unit is equipped with a tea / coffee making facility, bar fridge, microwave oven and two-seater leather couch. An Oregon pine wood table and two chairs form an intimate breakfast nook. Cutlery, crockery for two is provided. The en-suite bathroom has a separate bath and shower. This unit is only ideal for an OVERNIGHT STAY or can be used as an extra room along with Waenhuis 1, Ou Huis or even Die Stal. There is air-conditioning, TV and Wi-Fi access.
Services and Facilities
• Laundry service
• Secure parking
Attractions & Activities
Klein Boschkloof is ideal for a peaceful weekend away from the hustle and bustle of city life, a family get together, intimate wedding or that birthday party away from it all. Every year at spring, August to October, the environment surrounding Klein Boschkloof changes from arid to one that shares in a colorful display of wild flowers. San rock art, Rooibos tea farms, the legendary Strassberg Shoe Factory, nearby Bird Island, world renowned rock formations and an assortment of other places of interest are worth a visit.
For the more energetic visitor, Clanwilliam offers an annual triathlon (October), hiking trails, swimming, cycling, mountain climbing, bouldering, horse riding, water sports and fishing at the Clanwilliam Dam. Or, explore the area by air from one of the Red T Company’s various aircrafts. Clanwilliam has a very moderate winter climate with champagne evenings.