About Taaiboschfontein Guest Lodge
Taaiboschfontein Guest Lodge, is a working Karoo sheep farm, in the Three Sister region, a welcome oasis for the over night visitor. TNB is ideally situated halfway between Bloemfontein and Cape Town, 14 km off the N1 at the foot of the Nuweveld mountains.
Your host Jacques will make you feel at home away from home. A safe over night stay in an area with the most beautiful Karoo nature.
Apart from its sheep farming activities the farm is included in the Kromriver Riverine Rabbit Consevancy in a beautiful part of the Karoo with a rich animal and bird life.We also have a growing aloe and tree nursery.
Taaiboschfontein Guest Lodge has a rich history belonging to the Scottish, Devenish family from 1890 until 1945 and then the Middelton Family until 1995. Guests are welcome to go for a mountain drive, climb a mountain or just sit and watch the stars.
Self Catering Accommodation
We only have self catering units available.
Unit with communal kitchen facilities - 2 are available next to one another. Each has their own private braai area on stoep. One unit has a double bed and large corner bath and the other unit has a large corner bath and 2 single beds.
Our chalet is fully equipped with a gas operated kitchen, electrical lighting, but no electrical plugs, sleeps 6 in 2 bedrooms. Shower only.
We also have a large family unit available with two bedrooms, double bed and 2 single beds both en-suite bathrooms, dining room. This unit also has a braai area inside and outside.
The hunters hut is also available which provides a lovely Karoo experience with no power only oil lamps, gas operated kitchen and the endless Karoo stars, sleeps 9 persons.
We have delicious Karoo braai packs (including 4 tjops, braai wors - cost available on request).
We also sell lamb on pre-order cost available on request.
Activities and Attractions
Walking trails are available for guests to explore. We also have bicycles available should guests wish to to cycle the bush and mountain trails.