- Guests think Treehouse Cottage is in an excellent location
- 2 Ashlands, Askop Road, The Crags, 6602, Western Cape
TreeHouse Cottage is within a ten minute drive of Keurbooms beach or 15 minutes from Nature’s Valley beach and lagoon. The Crags is home to the Elephant Sanctuary, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary, the Cats of Tenikwa Sanctuary and now the latest, Jukani which has most of the big cats as well as zebra and many other animals.
Askop Road is also home to the famous Plett Barnyard Theatre and you can walk there !
The area has also become well known for polo, and has been producing very fine wines in recent years. Bramon Wine Farm are our neighbours and you are a 5 minute drive away from their wine-tasting and excellent restaurant which specialises in tapas food of a very high quality. The Mill Centre is also nearby with its various craft shops and the Pepper Mill restaurant. Plettenberg Bay is an easy 20 minute drive away. Many artists have made their homes here, including your hostesses; you are welcome to ask them to see their workshop where they produce their fine art works. But of course, the Garden Route is most famous for its spectacular beaches, the Knysna and Tsitsikamma Forests, and beautiful wide river mouths.
With Treehouse Cottage as your base, you can discover the Garden Route, from Wilderness to Jeffreys Bay, the one day hike on the Otter Trail from Storms River Mouth to the waterfalls and shorter walks through the ancient indigenous forests in the area. Whale watching, adventure sports, game viewing, cycling, horse-riding available nearby.