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About Ouma se Opstal
 
Ouma se Opstal also known as Granny’s Homestead, is a beautiful preserved historic residence, constructed in 1902.
This 115 year old homestead is situated at the foothills of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains in a World Heritage site, in Kwa-Zulu Natal. It is part of a working farm.
The ‘ Kopje’ at the back of the house, known as ‘Impimbo’ in Zulu, or ‘ Arthur Seat ‘ was an observation point for Dingaan’s Impis.
Ouma se Opstal/Granny’s Homestead is surrounded by a breathtaking, lush garden and creates a perfect atmosphere of peace and tranquillity.  The garden has ample place for children to run around and play, while the rest of the family can relax and unwind.  Visitors can enjoy the fresh mountain air and peace in the beautiful garden with its big trees.
The interior decor speaks of an old world charm and uplifts the spirit of appreciation. . .
4 Spacious bedrooms, 2 en-suite and 2 sharing a bathroom.  The house can sleep comfortably 8 adults.

 

 

The large garden has ample place for children to play. A number of hiking trails and historical sites surround the area, ready for you to explore and enjoy.
 
"Ouma se Opstal" is situated at the foothills of the majestic Drakensberg. A world heritage site. This beautiful preserved historic residence was constructed during 1902. The architecture of over 100 years ago is surrounded by a breath-taking garden and creates a perfect atmosphere of peace and tranquillity.
 
The interior decorations speak of an old world charm and uplift the spirit of appreciation. 4 Spacious bedrooms (1 en-suite and 3 sharing a bathroom). All the bedrooms can access onto the 'stoep'/verandah surrounding the house. There is a comfortable family room with an outside patio and braai. The dining room seats 8 and leads out of a modern kitchen.
 
Visitors can enjoy the fresh mountain air and peace that comes with a working farm in the Berg. The big Kopje at the back of the house known as "Impimbo" in Zulu or Arthur Seat, was an observation point for Dingaan's Impis. The Kopje gives the visitor some excellent hiking opportunities, from were they can observe Winterton and surrounding areas. The historic battlefield of Spionkop is a couple of kilometres away and a visit is recommended, also to the Spionkop Game Reserve.
 
The classic old home is surrounded by all the activities that are being offered in the Champagne Valley, only a few minutes' drive away. The activities include the world famous Drakensberg Boys Choir, Falcon Ridge, mountain bike trails, adventure centres, river rafting and of course two magnificent golf courses. Local arts and crafts, restaurants and hotels. Come and visit and experience!


Facilities at Ouma se Opstal



Parking
Private parking on site
 
Internet
Free! WiFi is available
 
Kitchen/Dining room
Dining table
Coffee machine
Stovetop
Oven
Tumble dryer
Washing Machine

Electric kettle
Microwave
Refrigerator with deep freeze compartment
 
Bedroom
Wardrobe and dressing table
 
Bathroom
Towels
Hairdryer
Bath
Shower
Linen
 
Media & Technology
Flat-screen TV
DSTV

Pets
Pets are not allowed.
 
Outdoors
Outdoor dining area
Outdoor furniture
BBQ facilities
Patio
Garden
 
General

Fan
Iron
Hypoallergenic
Hardwood/Parquet floors
Heating
Carpeted
Ironing Facilities
Non-smoking rooms
Safety Deposit Box
 
Food & Drink
Tea/Coffee Maker
 
Activities
Hiking
 


Services
Daily maid service
Ironing service
Laundry
 
View
Garden view

 
Activities
Hiking
 
Services
Daily maid service
Ironing service
Laundry
 
View
Garden view



 

 

 

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