Last Updated: June 2019
Contact Carine Van Kerken
Arukah Guest Farm/DikkopVlakte, Grahamstown, South Africa
- Longitude: 26.2524128
- Latitude: -33.1086469
- Self Catering
- Camp Sites
- Farm Getaway
- Cycle Friendly
- Pet Friendly
7am - 8pm
R1500 for the first 4 persons and R250 per person thereafter
R150 for children 12 and under
Minimum rates apply.
PLEASE ENQUIRE ABOUT DISCOUNTS FOR BIG GROUPS
Payment policy - 50% deposit on confirmation of booking & balance on arrival (Cash/EFT)
Cancellation of 21 days and less: forfeit 100% deposit
Cancellation of 22 days and more: forteit 50% deposit
- Rates may vary and reduced rates may apply to additional persons. All rates are indicative only, may be seasonal and are subject to change without notice.
The beautiful 1892 Country House on DikkopVlakte farm is just 40kms from Grahamstown on the R350 to Bedford, and 1hour and 30 min from PE. The perfect place to find rest and restoration for your soul...
Set in tranquil surrounds, this large country house is situated on a 4 300 HA working sheep and goat farm, owned by Tommie and Carine van Kerken and their 3 beautiful daughters. There are 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on offer, as well as a 1 bedroom fully equiped flat, with many entertainment areas. It is ideal for a big group, or the perfect place for a private family holiday, and can easily accommodate up to 21 people on beds, or up to 30 on matrasses.
The flat has a seperate entrance with an access door into the farmhouse. The flat can be booked along with the accommodation in the farmhouse or seperate.
You are welcome to bring your DSTV decoder and card.
The rooms can be serviced daily, on request, at an addissional fee.
Home made rusks and Nanaga pies on sale
There is a lovely big farm dam for swimming during summer months, beautiful trails for walking and mountain biking, 4x4 roads and magnificent sunsets.....
It would be an honour for us to have you as our guests.
Discounts applicable for big groups.
Room / Unit Features
- Hair Dryer
- Kitchen (fully Equipped)
- No Smoking In Rooms
- Selected Toiletries
- TV (non-satellite)
On Site Features
- Braai / Barbeque Area
- Breakfast : Continental
- Child Friendly (all Ages)
- Cycle Local Trail Info
- Cycle Secure Storage
- Cycle Wash Bay
- Dining Area
- Dinner (prior Arrangement)
- Guest Lounge
- Housekeeping (periodic)
- Iron / Trouser Press Available
- Parking (off Street)
- Parking (secure)
- Pet Friendly (by Arrangement)
- Security (alarm System)
- Smoking (non Indoors)
- Swimming Pool
- Cycle Mapped Routes
Map and Directions to DikkopVlakte
About 40km from Grahamtown, on the Cradock/Bedford road, on the R350. On the left. Before Carlisle Bridge.