We welcome you to our gorgeous open plan river home. ‘Stanford on the River’ can sleep 12 comfortably, and is a relaxing space for family and friends to gather .
Situated on the river’s edge, take in the magnificent views of the Klein River Mountains. The central location is perfect for outdoor recreation and a 10 minute walk into our quaint Village, steeped in history from the time of Sir Robert Stanford .
Ideal self-catering family home:
Large Inside fireplace and outside Braai .
Massive patio with sliding doors onto a rolling lawn towards the river.
Fully equipped kitchen.
‘House Rules’ (our guest guide) is on the kitchen table for all guests to read.
Private jetty at the bottom of our garden
One can hire kayaks in the village , or launch SUPs or canoes from the property. Boats require a day permit from the Tourism Office and should be launched from the slipway on Du Toit Street. They can be moored at the private jetty.
Accommodation as follows:
Downstairs Bedroom 1: Main king sized bed with en suite bathroom with Victorian bath and Shower. Double glass doors onto the patio
Downstairs Bedroom 2 : Main king sized bed with en suite bathroom with large shower. Double glass doors onto the patio. Wooden Baby Cot with basic linen.
Downstairs Bedroom 3 : Queen sized bed
Downstairs Bedroom 4: Double bed.
Adjacent bathroom and large shower
Upstairs Bedroom 5 : 3 x3/4 beds
Upstairs Bedroom 6 : 3 x3/4 beds
Single Shower and toilet on the upstairs landing .
We supply high thread count linen, duvets and pillows & bathroom towels. Please bring your own towels for swimming.
Minimum stay of 2 nights
Full house (10 to 12 people) = R5700
1 couple sharing on request
2 couples sharing on request
Easter weekend: Minimum 3 nights stay @ R 5700 for full house
Summer holiday (12 Dec – 9 Jan): Minimum 10 night stay @ R5 700 per night for full house
Bookings confirmed upon 50 % deposit received.
Please remember that rates are a guide and are subject to change. Please re-confirm rate upon booking.
Things to do :
Saturday morning produce market on Victoria main street
Taste at the wonderful eateries, hotel pubs, Italian trattoria & Ice cream parlour.
Visit the surrounding wine farms , sample the honey mead and drink at our local breweries.
Bike rides and challenging Mountain walks.
Fresh water fishing
Participate in a variety of river sports
Stroll along the ‘Wandel Pad’ demarcated public walkways
Visit De Kelders and Gansbaai town for underwater caves and beach adventures.
The Klein River boarders the plot and is a wonderful asset. However, guests must take full responsibility for their own safety, and especially that of their children. ‘Stanford on the River ‘ takes no responsibility for any loss or damage of life or property of guests on the property.