Whole house
5382 ft²
Mountain view
BBQ facilities
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Free parking

Set in De Rust, 28 miles from Oudtshoorn Golf Course and 30.4 miles from Cango Wildlife Ranch, Ribboksfontein Guest Farm offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a garden and barbecue facilities. Boasting free private parking, the chalet is in an area where guests can engage in activities such as hiking and cycling.

The chalet has 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio with garden views.

Schoeman S Gallery is 6.8 miles from the chalet, while Meiringspoort Waterfall is 13.7 miles from the property. The nearest airport is George Airport, 66.5 miles from Ribboksfontein Guest Farm.

Ribboksfontein Guest Farm has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 8 Apr 2019.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)

Free private parking available on-site


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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi can you accommodate 12 people? How far are you from Baviaanskloof and how far is the closest restaurant or place we can get food?
    We can only accommodate extra guests on mattresses. De Rust is only 10km from the farm and has a number of restaurants to choose from.
    Answered on 20 July 2022
  • Word troeteldier toegelaat?
    Nee, troeteldiere word ongelukkig nie toegelaat nie.
    Answered on 26 July 2020
  • Is it suitable to use this as an overnight base if I am running the meiringspoort marathon ?
    Yes, it is only 10km from De Rust, but we do require a 2 night stay and are fully booked for this year's race.
    Answered on 20 July 2022
  • hi what are the road conditions to the guest farm as we drive a very low sport car?
    Good afternoon, it is only a short piece of dirt road to the house but not suitable for a low sports car.
    Answered on 16 June 2021

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 *
Excellent location - show map
Facilities of Ribboksfontein Guest Farm
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
  • Secured parking
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • 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
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Fireplace
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
Building characteristics
  • Detached
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
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
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

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


14:00 - 19:00

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


09:00 - 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.

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

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com 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

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

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.

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

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

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

    • Cycling
    • Hiking

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Ribboksfontein Guest Farm is 6.2 miles from the centre of De Rust.

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

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Ribboksfontein Guest Farm on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ribboksfontein Guest Farm by:

    • Car 1h 30min

  • 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.