Winter escape to the Karoo… and look who is coming to cook with us.


Winter getaway prices

Winter in the Karoo is the time the aloes to flower, a time to snuggle next to the fireplace and curl up with a hot water bottle. All of our cottages have a Winter Special Rate valid from June through to end August. Why not include a half or full day cooking class. Browse through the scheduled courses or find a date that suits you.

Doringbos plus both Deurdrif cottages:

Sharing rate, R500 per person per night self-catering

Single self-catering R650 per night

Akkedis unit rate (sleeps 4) R1500 pn self-catering

No singles

All cottages equipped with panel heaters and fireplaces.

Visiting chef weekends and masterclasses for 2018

We have an exciting calendar of visiting chefs planned for the rest of this year.

end July – Brett Bard from TortoiseBack Vegan Haven. A vegan cooking course including visit to Brett’s beautiful organic farm in Klaarstroom.

17–19 August – Home cheese making principles with Annelien Pienaar

1–6 September Escape Gourmet Cycle Tour – 6 or 7 day tour

7 – 9 September Mynhardt Joubert and Laborie Wines – French inspired Provencal country cooking.

28-30 September Nina Timm – My Easy Cooking.

26-28 October Foraging with Chris Erasmus – Go wild with foraging and heritage inspired cooking

23-25 November Marlene vd Westhuizen – Secrets of a French Cooking Class

7-9 December – Hope Malau – South African cooking at it’s best

Details of each chef and class on the website with booking facility. Or call Virna on +023 5411381

And of course our very own resident Camilla Comins is at hand in our kitchen with our team for anytime cooking courses to suit your schedule.

See you in our Karoo kitchen

14 June


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