Gatehouse is a versatile cottage that allows for the booking of either 1 or two bedrooms. The 1 bedroom option is perfect for couples seeking spacious comfort and privacy. The 2 bedroom option is suitable for 2 couples or a family of 2 adults and up to 3 children over 12. The two bedrooms are located on either side of the communal kitchen / lounge area, and all the rooms open onto a large deck where the deep wood fired hot tub and braai facility are the main features. The views of the mountains are endless.

The main en suite bedroom en has a king size bed (or 2 single beds) and a free standing bath. The second en suite bedroom also has a king size bed (or 2 single beds) with an additional queen size bed. There is no bath in the second bedroom.

The rates below are for the entire unit and are based on a minimum stay of 2 nights. We only allow one night stays from Mon – Thurs out of holiday season. 50% is required to secure a booking with the balance payable a week prior to arrival.

Guests: 4 Adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)

Rooms: 2

From R3,000 / per night

Minimum Nights: 2


High Season Rates

15 Jan 2021 – 1 May 2021

4 adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)                   R3,600


1 Sep 2021 – 1 May 2022

4 adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)                    R3,800


1 Sep 2022 – 1 May 2023

4 adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)                    R4,000

Low Season Rates

2 May 2021 – 31 Aug 2021

4 adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)                    R3,000


2 May 2021 – 31 Aug 2022

4 adults OR 2 adults and 3 children (over 12 years old)                     R3,200





Outdoor Deck

Nespresso Machine

Linen & Towels



Indoor Fireplace

Hot Tub

Additional Information

    • Nespresso machine, coffee, tea, and cleaning materials are provided.
    • Linen and towels provided.
    • Please bring your own braai wood. Extra wood is available at R60 per crate.
    • The living area does have a TV but NO DSTV. Bring an HDMI cable and use the screen to stream from your phone or Android box using the free WiFi.


About us

Located in the middle of Hemel en Aarde Valley, our 3 cottages offer the perfect opportunity to unwind and relax in the picturesque surrounds.


This is a 3 roomed cottage (rooms not inter-leading), which has a large semi-covered deck with loungers, outdoor dining table, sofas, a braai facility, and a nice, deep, outdoor wood-fired hot tub. It sleeps, 4 adults and 2 children.

From R3,000 per night


This is a spacious 1 bedroom cottage with 2 small bathrooms, kitchenette, and open plan sitting room that opens onto an outside deck. There is an outside dining table with a braai and a Weber. The deck overlooks one of the dams and the outdoor hot tub with the mountains in the background.

From R1,500 per night

Barn Owl


There is a large wrap-around balcony where many lazy hours have been spent chilling on the outdoor sofas. There are also loungers and a lovely 6-seater yellowwood dining table in front of a built in braai looking onto an outdoor wood-fired hot tub. There are 2 spacious bedrooms downstairs both with king beds and a shared full bathroom in between. There is a third loft bedroom room upstairs with  2 single beds and an extra toilet and basin.

From R3,000 per night