About Mount Ceder Lodge
Mount Ceder is situated in a valley surrounded by the Cederberg and Koue Bokkeveld mountain ranges. Located on Grootrivier farm, across the main route through the Cederberg, approximately 95 km north of Ceres and south of Clanwilliam.
The area offers peace and tranquillity, with beautiful scenery and a perennial river that flows through the farm. There is abundant opportunity for mountain climbing, bird watching, walking, horse riding, and mountain biking, fishing, canoeing and swimming in clear river pools. For the more adventurous there is the Cederberg with interesting scenery, 4x4 routes and longer hiking routes in close proximity.
All cottages are fully equipped with bedding, towels and fully operational kitchen.
Leeustert; Melkbos; Kliphuis:
These three cottages sleep 2 persons each. Bedrooms have twin beds. Bathroom has a shower. There is a fireplace in the bedroom and a braai area outside. The cottages are powered by gas and solar energy. The kitchens are equipped with a bar fridge and 2 plate gas stove. All necessary utensils and crockery provided
Kamferboom; Olienhout; Peperboom:
These three cottages accommodate 4 people each. One double bedroom which sleeps two guests and a large lounge which accommodates two guests. Bathroom with bath and hand-shower included. Spectacular scenery all round.
This cottage is situated away from the others and accommodates six guests in two bedrooms and with two single beds in the living area. It includes two bathrooms, a fully operational kitchen and comfortable lounge area.
This cottage is situated away from the others, overlooking the river, and accommodates six guests in two bedrooms and with two single beds in loft room. It includes two bathrooms, a fully operational kitchen and comfortable lounge area.
These two stone cottages offer luxury and comfort for any visitor. They each accommodate six guests and have three bathrooms, a fully operational kitchen and comfortable lounge area. Spectacular scenery all round.
This luxury stone cottage offers the guest wonderful views and air-conditioned comfort. It accommodates six guests in two en-suite bedrooms and a loft bedroom with a third bathroom downstairs. It has a fully operational kitchen and comfortable lounge area. It is located on the ridge overlooking the river, with a Jacuzzi set into the outside wooden deck. Serviced daily.
This cottage sleeps 8 people. One en-suite bedroom with queen bed, 1 bedroom with 2 3/4 beds, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds and a bathroom to share. Loft bedroom with 2 3/4 beds. Nice big sittingroom with fireplace. Big kitchen and diningroom area. The cottage is surrounded by nice shady trees with a big lawn for kids to play on. 3 Minutes walk to the river. Mountain views
Mount Ceder offers 3 private campsites, each with their own ablution facility that consists of a kitchen area, shower and toilet. No electricity. Gas and solar power only. Each site can accommodate up to 6 people. Beautiful surrounding mountains and a short walk to the river.
Activities & Attractions
• Rock Paintings
• Wilderness Experience
• Unique Rock Formations
• Fossils of the area are to be mostly found in the Bokkeveld Shales
• Boer War Trenches
• Mill House
• Fauna & Flora (small antelope like the Vaalribbok, klipspringer and grysbok, mountain leopard, rooikat, black eagle, dassies, baboons and a number of bird species form part of the wild life)
• Old Mill Country House
Weddings & Conferences
Seating up to fifty delegates and with a breakaway room for up to ten, Mount Ceder has the perfect venue for small weddings, private functions and conferences. The eight luxury cottages, with 18 bedrooms (in total), provide accommodation to suit, whilst the Old Millhouse serves delicious home cooked meals. Facilities include an overhead projector, flip-charts, white boards, TV and VCR.