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Redford House Guest House
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Address: 12 Redford Road, The Crags
Tel: +27 (0)44 534 8877
Fax: +27 (0)44 534 8188
Email: redfordhouse@mweb.co.za
Website: www.redfordhouse.co.za



Colleen and Clive Noble welcome you to their historic country guest house near Plettenberg Bay in the Garden Route. It was built by early English settlers and is situated at the foot of the Tsitsikamma Mountains in a little village known as The Crags. Here elephants, buffalo and leopard roamed free a mere 130 years ago. Charles Darwin described this area as the smallest but richest floral kingdom in the world, and the beautiful walking trails in the mountains allow the visitor to view unspoilt tracts of land abounding with proteas, ericas, watsonias, and many species of lilies.

Redford House is set in a park-like garden, with beautiful lakes, ponds and ancient oaks, which leads to fynbos and a 50 acre nature reserve with walking and birding trails. Wonderful birds can be seen on the walks. Fish Eagles and other raptors abound, as well as many water birds, Sunbirds, Orioles, Knysna Loeries, the shy Nerina Trogan, and at night there is the magic call of the Nightjar.

The Cape Georgian style Guest House is furnished with antiques and has a large double lounge with comfortable sofas, bookshelves and large fireplaces at either end. Upstairs are two beautifully decorated bedrooms with glorious views of the estate and the surrounding countryside. Both have en-suite bathrooms with Victorian baths, and showers.

A restored Carriage House, furnished with antiques, and with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, has beautiful views of the mountains, old oaks, lake and dams.

For those who prefer self-catering, the fully equipped Mrs. Tiggy Winkle's Cottage is an ideal retreat with a private garden. It has a lounge/dining room, kitchen, double bedroom and a second small bedroom suitable for a child, bathroom and outdoor shower.

Facilities at Redford House include a pool pavilion and studio, swimming pool and tennis court. Breakfast is served in the farmhouse kitchen or overlooking the pool. By arrangement, candlelight dinners can be prepared in the settler's dining room with stories of the days of old. Art classes and courses are held in the art studio.

Rates
  • HIGH SEASON
    • Noble House R600.00 per person per night sharing
    • The Carriage House R500.00 per person per night sharing
    • Mrs. Tiggy Winkle's Cottage R600.00 per night for the cottage

  • LOW SEASON
    • Noble House R500.00 per person per night sharing
    • The Carriage House R400.00 per person per night sharing
    • Mrs. Tiggy Winkle,s Cottage R500.00 per night for the cottage

    For Noble House and The Carriage House, only R50.00 extra is charged for a single supplement

    Whether it be of flora or fauna or an anatomical replica of a human form or variations thereof – don’t miss your opportunity to attend the two workshops of Drawing and Painting in The Crags.

    Click here to find out more about the two workshops of Drawing and Painting in The Crags presented by Greg Kerr.

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The Crags, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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