Philippolis Accommodation at The Anker Bed & Breakfast Free State
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  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests20
  • Rooms/Units5

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The Anker is a B&B with self catering option, providing accommodation in Philippolis for tourists visiting the Xhariep Region.

About The Anker

The Anker is situated in the province of the Free State. It is surrounded by lovely farms and mountains. Here you can switch off completely and forget about rush-hour traffic and deadlines. The tree-lined dirt roads, simple Karoo-style cottages and pomegranate and quince trees give The Anker a tranquil feel.

Self Catering Accommodation

There are three lovely self catering rooms each with their own private entrance. There are fabulous braai facilities, braai packs available on request and wood is provided.

Karoo Room:
• 2 single beds together
• 1 single bed in a separate room
• Bath and shower
• Kitchen
• Private entrance to unit
• Safe parking

Lavender Room:
• 1 double bed
• 1 single bed
• Double shower
• Kitchen
• Private entrance to unit
• safe parking

Sea Room:
• Sleeps 3 people
• 3 single beds
• 1 double bed in a separate room
• Bath and shower
• Kitchen
• Private entrance to unit
• Safe parking

Summer Room:
• Sleeps 3 people
• 1 double bed
• 1 single bed
• Bath
• Kitchen
• Private entrance

Family Room:
• Private unit
• 1 private room with double bed
• Living room with double bunk bed
• Kitchen
• Private garden, pets welcome
• Safe parking

Breakfast

Breakfast and dinner is available on request.

Activities at Anker Guesthouse

Philippolis is a lovely village for those who want to escape from the city for a few days. Enjoy silence, closeness to nature, stargazing, birdwatching, no traffic, old-fashioned tranquility and friendliness in this beautiful Free State town.

25 fruit trees: peach, pear, apricot, plum, apple, grape, and pomegranate; in-season you are more than welcome to stroll down into the bottom garden and help yourself.

Things To Do In Philippolis:
• Philippolis JV Tigers (30km from PHS)
• NG Church 150 years old
• Oom Japie se huis (book & art shop)
• Kom ma in (tea garden)
• Swart skaap met wyn kelner (winery)
• Gun powder facility

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access

Rooms & Rates

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

Karoo Room

The Karoo Room has 2 single beds, and a single bed in another room. Self Catering Kitchen, without stove. Private Entrance to each room, shared parking and braai facilities.

  • Additional bed / mattress  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 3 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Lavender Room

The Lavender Room has a double bed, and a single bed. Self Catering Kitchen, without stove. Private Entrance to each room, shared parking and braai facilities.

  • Additional bed / mattress  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

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

Family Room

This 2-bedroom unit features one double bed and a single bed, and the second room has 3 single beds.

  • Additional bed / mattress  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Sun Room

Separate tub and shower, a kitchenette, and a private entrance. Outside, guests have access to a patio and a small garden. There is also a braai area and a table under grapevines.

  • Additional bed / mattress  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 6 guests (max 6 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Africa Room

This room features a double bed and a single bed, a shower, a kitchenette, and a private entrance. Outside, guests have access to a patio and a small garden. There is also a braai area and a table under grapevines.

  • Additional bed / mattress  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bar fridge  
  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 3 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Need to Know

Response timeThe Anker typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

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 June 2014

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