In the 'hood, Elgin as a destination

Pretty getaways to the guesthouses, hotel and accommodation in Elgin really showcase the spectacular countryside of the Cape Overberg for those that want to see South Africa’s prettiest areas. The Elgin Valley, one of the Cape’s most beautiful fruit growing areas, is literally an hour’s drive from Cape Town and one of the Western Cape’s better kept secrets in the sense that it is yet to be ... cont.

N2, Houw Hoek, Cape Overberg, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Wildekrans Country House

Take exit road out of airport, follow signs to the N2 (Somerset West). Take left off ramp onto the N2 towards Somerset West, stay on the N2 bypass Strand/Somerset West, go over Sir Lowry's Pass. Continue Past the first Grabouw turn off and Orchard Farm Stall on left and then second Grabouw turn off and Peregrine Farm Stall on right. Stay on N2. Approx 15km from Orchard Farm Stall you will find the Houw Hoek Farm Stall on the right. Turn left off the N2 at this intersection (there is a sign on the N2 directing one to the Houw Hoek Inn, follow it) and then left again at the Houw Hoek Inn. We are just up the road on the right, after the Orchard and the corn coloured House.


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  • Bird watching
  • Cycling paths
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wine tasting

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