Harrismith Accommodation at De Oude Huize Yard Guest House Free State

De Oude Huize Yard

Guest House at 17a Stuart Street, Harrismith, 9880, Thabo Mofutsanyaya, Free State, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests10
  • Units/Rooms4

About De Oude Huize Yard

De Oude Huize Yard with its landscaped garden and scenic views over Platberg Mountain, is an idyllic getaway. It is situated in Harrismith, central South Africa - only three hours from Johannesburg and three hours from Durban and is ideal to break the journey from your flight to the coast or Drakensberg.

De Oude Huize Yard is the best kept secret in the Eastern Free State. It is secluded, quiet and peaceful; whether you are a local or international guest, the history displayed and recorded here is fascinating.


The rooms are spacious, each one has its own unique style and is luxuriously decorated with restored period pieces and quirky objects with a flavor of yesteryear and days gone by.

All the rooms are en suite. There are wonderful fireplaces that through winter keep the guests warm and comfortable, complete with a decanter of Old Cape Port Wine at your disposal. There is free internet Wi-Fi available.

Great Escape:
The room has a private entrance and en-suite bathroom. Furnished with a King size bed the room also has electric blankets, tea and coffee facilities, a hair dryer, TV and anthracite stove for heating.

Generations and Traditions:
The en-suite room is furnished with a Queen size bed and has a Queen Anne stove! FAcilities include an electric blanket, tea and coffee facilities, a hair dryer and DStv.

Wisdom and Folly:
The en-suite room is furnished with a King size bed and has an open fireplace. Other facilities include electric blankets, a hair dryer, DStv and tea / coffee facilities.

West Balcony Family Rooms:
These two rooms are situated upstairs and share a bathroom. One room has a King size bed and the other a Queen size. The bathroom has a shower, toilet and basin.


Enjoy mouth watering meals cooked by owner and chef, Sandra, using local ingredients, and sip delicious wines by host and maitre d’ Hennie.


Harrismith is surrounded by koppies capped in sandstone and meandering roads through pastoral valleys and farms. If you would like to learn more about the history of the town – spoil yourselves and do a historical tour in a vintage Chevy.

Personal Service

Personal attention to detail and the comfort of the guests are a priority and it will ensure that your stay is unforgettable. This unique combination of warm hospitality, historical charm, and authenticity make this establishment and its owners a must visit.

Children over 12 years are most welcome.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: none indoors


  • Free Wi-Fi


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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -28.266091
Longitude: 29.122900

Children policy
Children over the age of 12 are welcome.

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