Kinmel Guest Farm B&B or Self Catering Rhodes Eastern Cape

Kinmel Guest Farm

Self Catering / Conference Venue at Rhodes, Northern Ukhahlamba, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeFarm Stay
  • Guests16
  • Units/Rooms2

About Kinmel Guest Farm

Enjoy peace, tranquility, breath-taking beauty and spectacular views of mountain peaks and valley gorges. At the foot of the Naude's Nek Mountain pass, this piece of paradise is perfectly situated in the Southern Drakensberg, a mere 26 km from South African ski resort, Tiffendell.

Kinmel Guest farm is also just outside the historic village of Rhodes, putting guests close to shops, restaurants and other activities Rhodes has to offer.


Kinmel Guestfarm offer fully equipped, child friendly, comfortable lodging in 2 self-catering chalet. The chalets each has its own private braai area boasting magnificent views, as well as a warm fireplace to end of the day.

The old sheep shearing barn has been converted into modern, spacious, well equipped three bed roomed chalets with two bathrooms each. The chalets are fully equipped for self catering. Large glass patio doors lead onto a wide verandah, with spectacular views of the Drakensberg mountains and the Bell River flowing past 400 metres away.

Surrounding the chalets are large lawns with, a small lovely mountain stream murmuring past less than 50 meters away. Wide open spaces where everybody can walk, play, cycle or do whatever they desire. A very child friendly environment with two jungle gyms for the kids to keep them busy.

In addition to electric lights, fridge (with freezer compartment), microwave oven, stove and plug points, they all have fireplaces and private braai areas. Firewood is supplied free of charge. The cottages are fully equipped and serviced daily by cleaning staff. A Cot can be provided on request. Bedrooms are upstairs with an easy child friendly staircase. No smoking is inside the chalets.

Bergstroom Chalet
Sleeps up to 11 persons in comfort.

Wilgerboom Chalet
Sleeps up to 9 persons in comfort. Main bedroom en-suite.

Chalets are never shared with other people, except when requested or if it is a group booking.


Enjoy invigorating hikes in the surrounding mountains, swim in the river or play in the rock pools, go fly-fishing, walking, bird watching, mountain biking, savour the scenery on our many 4 X 4 trails, enjoy a leisurely picnic beneath the willows down by the river, or you can simply put your feet up, relax and enjoy the splendour which the Southern Drakensberg has to offer

Wild rainbow trout swimming side by side with elusive Yellow fish abound in the Bell River, making it a fly-fisherman’s paradise. Kinmel has its own stretch of the Bell River, specifically reserved for our guests only. The region also boasts a number of dams and more than 200km of rivers and crystal clear running water in which to cast your fly. Early mornings and late afternoons is the time to cast a line in a quiet pool, go bird watching or see the cows come in for milking

We also are a fully functional active farm where guests and especially children are invited to acquaint themselves with a variety of farm animals. We fully support the principles of Eco-tourism. Defined as "responsible travel to natural areas which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of the local people”.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 550
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -30.789811110777777
Longitude: 27.97785277711111

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.
A Cot is available if required.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 09h30

Listed on
March 2009 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Our favourite place to stay when visiting Rhodes. Accommodation is comfortable and clean, and the fireplace keeps the unit warm even on the coldest winter...

Alet, Jhb Travellers' Rating


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