Hillside Farm is a 4th generation working family farm situated in the Southern Free State. The main areas of the farming enterprise are Merino wool sheep and a Red Angus cattle stud. The farm is an ideal stopover between 'north and south' - between
Or as a weekend getaway from the city where you can enjoy pristine nature at its best, complete with the sound of birdsong in the garden and clear night skies. Bring a good book and some walking shoes!
Luxury guest accommodation is offered in three separate units:
Len's cottage was originally built in 1929. Renovations, which include the addition of a modern bathroom and a compact kitchenette, were completed in 2012. Care was taken to preserve the architectural integrity of the original structure. It is situated in a quiet corner of the large, established farmhouse garden, overlooking the rose garden. Len's cottage has
The Tree House finishing touches were finalised in December 2015. This family unit is modern and spacious, and has folding stacking windows which open to a lovely view over the main garden. (please note that this unit is accessed by way of a flight of stairs - it is not wheelchair friendly). The Tree House is made up of
From this guest suite, the upstairs portion of the main house, one can enjoy an unobstructed view over the garden. It is a large family unit with:
This unit has a private entrance from outside, and is accessed by way of a flight of stairs – it is not wheelchair friendly.
We provide dinner by arrangement, where a choice of home cooked meals is available. Breakfast is laid on in the respective units for you to help yourself to in the morning.
On the farm:
Within an hour's drive:
We are situated less than 1km off the N1 between the towns of Trompsburg (14km north of us) and Springfontein (9km south of us).