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 Grootwaterval Guest Farm

Welcome to Grootwaterval Farm, your perfect Karoo getaway located in the semi-arid Central Karoo, just 45km away from the charming village of Prince Albert in the Western Cape, South Africa. Our farm is an established sheep farm that has been in our family for generations, and we're excited to welcome you to our beautiful corner of the Karoo.

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Experience the vastness and calm of the Karoo and take in the breathtaking views that surround us. At night, be amazed by the wonders of the clear night sky and the peaceful sounds of nature. Keep your eyes peeled for the local wildlife, including steenbok and tortoises.


Our family is here to help you plan an unforgettable Karoo Farm holiday that is tailored to your needs. Whether you're looking for adventure or relaxation, we have something for everyone. Explore the local area, go on a hike or bike ride, or simply sit back and relax on our farm.


Our location, just 45km from Prince Albert, makes us an ideal base for exploring the area.


Our farm is the perfect Karoo getaway where you can experience peace and quiet.


Prince Albert

Prince Albert is a charming village located in the Western Cape province of South Africa, and it offers a variety of unique activities that visitors can enjoy. The area has it all and includes a variety of activities for you to indulge in.


Prince Albert is known for its clear night skies and lack of light pollution, making it an ideal location for stargazing. There are a number of stargazing tours and observatories in the area that offer guided tours and telescope viewings.

Olive Tasting:
The area around Prince Albert is known for its olive groves and olive oil production. Visitors can take part in olive tastings at local olive farms and learn about the production process. We recommend you stop by O for Olive

Art Galleries and Studios:
Prince Albert has a thriving arts scene, with a number of art galleries and studios showcasing the work of local artists. Visitors can browse the galleries and even take part in art classes and workshops.

Hiking and Mountain Biking:
The surrounding mountains and nature reserves offer a range of hiking and mountain biking trails, with stunning views of the Karoo landscape. Log your walk, hike, trail run or mountain biking trip on Strava.

Historical Sites:
Prince Albert has a rich history dating back to the early 1800s. Visitors can explore historical sites such as the Fransie Pienaar Museum, the Old Prison, and the Swartberg Pass. Ghost tours can be booked with Ailsa Tudhope

Local Food and Wine:
Prince Albert is home to a number of restaurants, cafes, and wine farms, where visitors can sample local cuisine and wines. The area is particularly known for its lamb dishes and dessert wines. Try popping in at Weltevrede Fig Farm, Gay's Guernsney Dairy Farm, Bierstro or Lazy Lizard

Spa Treatments:
Visitors can indulge in spa treatments at one of the local wellness centers, which offer a range of treatments and therapies using natural products.


These are just a few examples of the unique activities that Prince Albert has to offer. There is something for everyone, whether you're looking for adventure, relaxation, or cultural experiences.



Grootwaterval Farm offers a range of accommodation options to suit different tastes and budgets, all of which are designed to provide a comfortable and relaxing stay in the beautiful Karoo region.

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