Tarkastad Accommodation at Braeside Country Cottage Accommodation in Winterberg
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  • 900
  • per room per night
    based on 2 persons
  • Braeside Country Cottage has been voted 'Best Private Guest Farm Accommodation in the Karoo Heartland'
  • Best Private Guest Farm Accommodation in the Karoo Heartland

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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests8
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

Braeside Country Cottage is a highly recommended property providing self catering in Tarkastad for up to 8 guests visiting the Karoo Heartland region.

About Braeside Country Cottage

Braeside Country Cottage is located near Tarkastad in the Eastern Cape. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of this private guest farm which is only a three hour drive from both Port Elizabeth and East London.

The cottage is situated on the banks of the Tarkastad River and is surrounded by Lucerne lands. The working sheep and cattle farm is at the foot of the Winterberg Mountain range; making it ideal for hikers, walkers, cyclists and fishermen.

Self Catering Accommodation

Braeside Country Cottage has four bedrooms. All rooms are equipped with heaters, electric blankets and hot water bottles. The main bedroom is furnished with a Queen size bed, ensuite bathroom, private lounge and private entrance.

Room 2 also has a private entrance but is furnished with a double bed and has an en-suite bathroom. Rooms 3 and 4 share a bathroom.

Braeside Country Cottage has a fully equipped open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge with DStv. Relax around a cosy log fire or enjoy a braai (barbeque) in our large braai area under the amazingly clear, starry skies of the majestic Winterberg. The cottage is fully serviced daily to enable you to take a complete break.


Enjoy an unforgettable experience, whether hunting, hiking, cycling, fishing or just relaxing in the pristine beauty of the rugged mountains or rolling plains of the Winterberg.

Braeside Country Cottage has access to 6 dams offering excellent fly fishing. Thrift Dam (25km), Ventnor, Delton and Theadan (15km), Barry Dam (15km) and Nettlegrove Dam (6km).

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Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with M-Net)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Tour assistance

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Rooms & Rates

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Self Catering Cottage

Braeside Country Cottage contains five bedrooms and can accommodate up to ten guests. The main bedroom has a private entrance and contains a king bed, en-suite bathroom; The second bedroom also has a private entrance and contains a Queen bed and an en-suite bathroom. Third bedroom also has private entrance with Queen bed and en-suite bathroom. Rooms four and five share a full bathroom.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 10 guests (max 10 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

1 Review from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

Beautiful and tranquil environment! Comfortable accommodation and very helpful staff (Thomas), who go out of there way to make it a very plesent stay! Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!

October 2018

Matthew Dell (Grahamstown)

Need to Know

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)East London Airport - 300km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 320km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since July 2014

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