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Set in De Rust, 45 km from Oudtshoorn Golf Course and 49 km from Cango Wildlife Ranch, Ribboksfontein Guest Farm offers a garden and air conditioning. A hot tub is available for guests. There is an outdoor fireplace and guests can make use of free WiFi and free private parking. The spacious chalet with a patio and mountain views has 5 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 3 bathrooms with a hot tub. Towels and bed linen are offered in the chalet. There is also a seating area and a fireplace. A snack bar can be found on-site, and in the warmer months you can make use of the barbecue facilities. Guests at the chalet will be able to enjoy activities in and around De Rust, like cycling and hiking. The chalet has a picnic area where you can spend a day out in the open. Schoeman S Gallery is 11 km from Ribboksfontein Guest Farm, while Meiringspoort Waterfall is 22 km from the property. The nearest airport is George Airport, 107 km from the accommodation.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Free private parking available on-site

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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
2 single beds
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
Bedroom 3:
2 single beds
Bedroom 4:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 5:
1 large double bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for De Rust
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  • Liandi
    South Africa South Africa
    Beautiful location, lovely house. Perfect for a getaway!
  • Theron1984
    South Africa South Africa
    The endless beautiful views from every window and every part of the lovely stoep was so good for our souls! The kids loved the jacuzzi and exploring the area and everybody marvelled at all the wildlife. The house was not only clean and...
  • Werner
    South Africa South Africa
    Beautiful lodging with attention to detail make this a special place. A very spacious house with wrap around veranda. Spotlessly clean with complimentary fresh flowers in the living area, rusks and coffee. Big, fully equipped kitchen. The game...
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 4 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Hosted by Leanne Schoeman

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Leanne Schoeman
Ribboksfontein offers a luxury, spacious, self-catering house on a private game farm. The house is rented as a single unit and is not shared with other guests. The farm is set in the scenic Klein Karoo region and has a beautiful hiking trail passing along natural mountain pools for guests to swim in. Guests have the entire farm to themselves, ensuring complete privacy and relaxation.
De Rust is only 10 km from Ribboksfontein and has many unique shops and restaurants with friendly, local proprietors. Meiringspoort Waterfall is also close by, as well as Oudtshoorn, Klaarstroom, Prince Albert and Uniondale.
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English

Property surroundings

Facilities of Ribboksfontein Guest Farm
Great facilities! Review score, 9.9

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional toilet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Fireplace
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Hot tub
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Game drives
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Outdoor & View
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
Building characteristics
  • Detached
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

House rules

Ribboksfontein Guest Farm takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 19:00

You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


From 09:00 to 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Payments by takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please inform Ribboksfontein Guest Farm in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Ribboksfontein Guest Farm

  • The prices at Ribboksfontein Guest Farm may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Ribboksfontein Guest Farm is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Yes, Ribboksfontein Guest Farm is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Ribboksfontein Guest Farm offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Horse riding
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Game drives

  • Ribboksfontein Guest Farm can accommodate the following group size:

    • 10 guests

    For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Ribboksfontein Guest Farm has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 5 bedrooms

    For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Ribboksfontein Guest Farm on this page.

  • Ribboksfontein Guest Farm is 6.2 miles from the centre of De Rust. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.