The Anker Philippolis Self-catering or Bed & Breakfast, Free State

The Anker

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 15 Collin Fraser Street, Philippolis, 9970, Xhariep Region, Free State, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests16
  • Units/Rooms5

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 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

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • 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
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 450
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -30.264558833333332
Longitude: 25.275036999333334

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Listed on
June 2014 - No guest reviews.

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