McGregor Accommodation at Fossil Hills Self Catering in McGregor
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  • Property TypeFarm Stay
  • Guests40
  • Rooms/Units6

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Fossil Hills Farm Cottages is a highly recommended property for self catering in McGregor for tourists visiting the Breede River Valley region.

About Fossil Hills Farm Cottages

Fossil Hills offers self catering accommodation in McGregor in cottages on the Thornvilla Farm between Robertson and McGregor in the Breede River Valley. The farm has been making wine since 1950 and is a family run and owned working wine farm. During your stay you can enjoy a variety of things to do and activities.

The name Fossil Hills, comes from the fossils that were and are still found on the farm which date back to the fish age of 355 million years ago. Come and enjoy the peace and quietness of staying on a working wine farm near the most beautiful town in the Western Cape, McGregor.

Self Catering Accommodation

Stay in one of the cottages or houses ranging from cosy two-sleeper cottages to large houses sleeping up to sixteen guests, ideal for larger family gatherings. Relax in total privacy in one of the private cottages or houses, all fully equipped for self-catering, while enjoying our spectacular mountain views and experiencing the magic of the area.

Please see individual cottage descriptions and photos below. During your stay you can make use of the two mountain bikes, a kayak, a boat and a kids playground. Here life is slow, tranquil and gentle.

Pets

Pets are welcome by prior arrangement in some cottages. Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets.

Experiences

The area offers many outdoor activities, arts and crafts, tranquillity and relaxation. Surrounded by mountain trails, fruit orchards, olive groves and vineyards, the village has maintained a rural peaceful ambience which is an inspiration to artists. There are walking and hiking trails, mountain biking, bird watching in Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve, a pottery studio, art galleries, cob house building and enjoyable meals and chats at one of our coffee shops, restaurants or pubs.

Situated 16km from the farm is the R62 wine route where you will be able to taste and enjoy the various wine that make the Breede Valley so popular. The most spectacular hiking trail is the Boesmanskloof trail from McGregor to Greyton. There is so much that the area offers from those wanting to relax to those seeking an adventure.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Air-conditioning
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Fireplace
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

The Stone Cottage

This Cottage is a stone cottage with a thatched roof that is situated up on the hillside with great views of the farm and valley. The cottage has one room with a double bed and a room upstairs with two single beds. Both bedrooms share a bathroom with a bath and a shower. The living area is open-plan with an equipped kitchen, breakfast nook, lounge and an indoor fireplace. Other facilities include air-conditioning, outdoor braai, two mountain bikes and firewood. The cottage also has an outside hot tub.

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Pinotage House

Pinotage House is a five bedroom house (sleeps ten guests) with plenty of trees, a garden and play area for kids. The house has two bedrooms furnished with a double bed and an en-suite bathroom and one room with a double bed and two additional rooms furnished with two single beds in each. The last three bedrooms share two bathrooms that are fitted with showers. There is a separate kitchen, a lounge with a fireplace and an entertainment area with a braai. Other facilities include air-conditioning, two mountain bikes, a kiddies playground, and firewood. There is also an outside hot tub. There is also an additional three-bedroom annex that can accommodate another six guests. It features one double room with an en-suite bathroom and two twin rooms, one of which has an en-suite bathroom. Air-conditioning, linen, and towels are provided. The annex also features an open-plan kitchen and outdoor braai facilities. (Firewood is supplied).

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 16 guests (max 16 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Aloe Cottage

Aloe Cottage is a four-sleeper cottage with one double bed and two single beds and a shared bathroom with a bath and a shower. The living area is open-plan with an equipped kitchen, breakfast nook, lounge and an indoor fireplace. Other facilities include air-conditioning, outdoor braai, two mountain bikes, a kayak with fishing gear, firewood, an outside hot tub and the cottage is also pet-friendly.

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Lavender cottage

The Lavender cottage consist of one double bed and one bathroom with shower, an indoor fireplace with braai and an outdoor fireplace with braai. Other facilities include outdoor KolKol Hot Tub, air-conditioning, two mountain bikes, one kayak and boat with fishing rods. Firewood included.

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: not allowed in this room type

Tango Guest House

Tango Guest House main house sleeps four four guests and the Tango Annex sleeps six guests. Tango is an excellent choice for a large family. This fully equipped self catering house is on a wine farm, with beautiful mountain view. The Main House has one double bedroom (air-conditioned) and one room with two singele beds. There is a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room (10-12 seater table) with indoor braai. There is a sitting room / lounge and a bathroom equipped with a bath, shower and toilet. Indoor braai/outdoor braai. 10 metres away is the Annex which sleeps six guests in two rooms each furnished with either one double bed each OR two single beds each. Then the last bedroom has two single beds en suite. Other facilities include outdoor KolKol Hot Tub, Indoor and outdoor braai (first b undle wood for free), dishwasher, two mountain bikes, two kayaks for fishing or canoeing. The dam is 300m away from the house. Different dirt roads and routes for you to ride on the farm.

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 10 guests (max 10 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Lemon Tree Cottage

The Lemon Tree Cottage consists of one double bed and two single beds (sleeps four guests). There is a bathroom and an outdoor hot tub, two mountain bikes and one kayak for fishing or canoeing on the dam 200m away. Picnic spot at the dam.

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

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

Verified reviewexcellent

We were absolutely blown away with both the scenery and the location. Inside the cottage was beautiful and clean, comfortable, loved the hot tub, the cosy cottage ... we have a wonderful time! Thank you so much for creating this little bit of heaven and SAV, thanks for recommending this to us.

October 2019

Simon B. (South Africa)

Need to Know

Response timeFossil Hills Farm Cottages typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14g00
Check-out by 10h00

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

Listed on SA-Venues.com since November 2017

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