The Herb Cottage

What to Expect

Tucked away in the beautiful green Magoebaskloof valley is The Herb Cottage, waiting to welcome you. A place that will soothe your soul – set amongst indigenous forests, where the sound of the crystal clear river will be your constant companion. Relaxing at the plunge pool on the verandah you may be lucky to see the endangered Samango monkeys playing in the trees nearby, or an elusive bush buck. You will be surrounded by a wonderful selection of birds and butterflies. Here is a place that you can really relax and forget about the city stress.

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Sleeps 4, or 5

Two bedrooms – the master bedroom has one queen size bed, the second bedroom, two 3/4 beds. There is an extra bed in the lounge for a fifth person.

Two Bedrooms, En Suite Bathrooms

The Herb Cottage boasts two large, en suite bedrooms with an expansive open plan lounge/kitchen area.

Mountain Views

The beautiful views of the valley will keep you coming back for more.

Fully Equipped Kitchen

The well appointed kitchen with excellent cooking facilities will inspire you to cook up a storm.

Plunge Pool

The outdoor plunge pool is perfect for cooling off on a hot summer’s day.

Indoor Fireplace

If the weather is chilly there is a cosy log fire to keep you warm.

Braai Facilities

An outdoor Braai for cooking is essential when staying in the bush.

Digital Safe

A digital safe is provided to lock up your valuables.


A dishwasher is provided to make cleaning up a cinch.

Outside Shower

The delightful outside hot water shower looks into the forest.

Secure Parking

A lock up car port is available for two vehicles.

Wheelchair Friendly Facilities

Wheelchair access throughout the cottage. There are no stairs and the bathroom is fitted with convenient handles for your safety.

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R525/ pp / night
  • First two people R525 per person per night
  • Next two people R475 per person per night
  • An additional person R275
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R550/ pp / night
  • First two people R550 per person per night
  • Next two people R500 per person per night
  • An additional person R275
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R575/ pp / night
Peak (December)
  • First two people R575 per person per night
  • Next two people R550 per person per night
  • An additional person R275
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What a lovely cottage! We want to buy it and come and stay here forever. Thank you so much for your hospitality and kindness. We enjoyed the “silence” while listening to the sounds of nature - birds, water, rain, wind. You have a little jewel here.
Faan and JaneThe Herb Cottage, Dec 2016