Da Laafing Lion
- Capacity: 8 people
Check-in: 12:00 to 19:00
- Address: Da Laafing Lion Farm, Vermaaklikheid, Riversdale, 6670, Western Cape
- All ages welcome
- From R1 760 per night (for 8 people)
Da Laafing Lion is a fully equipped self-catering farmhouse, surrounded by a shaded forest on 38 hectares of fynbos, residing in a private cul-de-sac in the Historical Hamlet, Vermaaklikheid, near the Duivenhoks River and the historical Puntjie Estuary.
It is a typical hartebeest farmhouse that has been in the family for the past 300 years, accommodating 8 guests in 3 spacious rooms, one en suite with shower and queen long bed, second queen bedroom and a third room with double bed and an outside rondavel with a double bed.
Rooms have ceiling fans for summer and gas heaters to warm the winter nights. All bedding is provided, but guests must bring their own towels. The main bathroom has tub and shower. A sleeper wood dining room table can seat 8 comfortably. The kitchen is equipped with gas stove, chest freezer, fridge, microwave, toaster, and kettle, fully equipped, with bar counter and double indoor braai. All cleaning materials provided. Cleaning service available on request. TV with easy view channels are available.
Freezer is stocked with plenty of ice. The water from the spring is safe for drinking. Pets are welcome by prior arrangement. Rooikrans braai wood available on request, please book in advance. R100 for a big bag.
Da Laafing Lion is a 30-minute walk or a 5-minute drive to the local slipway where the Duivenhoks river passes through the hamlet and a 9-kilometre drive to the Puntjie, where the Duivenhok's river meets the sea.The area is ideal for boating, canoeing, cycling, hiking and birdwatching. Guests have access to canoes and row boats during their stay, at extra cost. Book in advance. Boat trips can also be arranged.
A booking at Da Laafing Lion includes:
- Braai Area
- Kitchen Facilities
- Malaria Free
- Pets by Arrangement
- Satellite TV
- Self Catering
- Serviced On Demand
- Fly Fishing
- Bird Watching
- Mountain Biking
- Secure Parking
Payments Accepted Onsite
- Electronic Bank Transfer
- Da Laafing Lion Farm, Vermaaklikheid, Riversdale, 6670, Western Cape
- Guests think Da Laafing Lion is in a very good location