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Stoneybrook Ranch

Stoneybrook Steak Ranch Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Kokstad Kwazulu Natal

Description

Nestled in the south-western corner of KwaZulu Natal in the heart of East Griqualand, South Africa, STONEYBROOK RANCH is situated 12,5 km from Kokstad - EG's capital. This (bed and breakfast) guesthouse on a farm is on top of the list of places where to stay in this farming area and boasts eight free-standing chalets, a honeymoon suite and has two inside rooms that are attached to the steakhouse which are also available for accommodation. Break your journey before, or after, driving through the Transkei (Eastern Cape) or up into the Lesotho mountains.

Whether you require peace and tranquility or have a touch of the 'party-goer' stirring uneasily within you, STONEYBROOK can rise to the occasion. Satiate your tastebuds in the restaurant. Sit back and relax at the bar while Shane and Annette conjure up a mouthwatering meal to your specifications - experience the veryfamous East Griqualand beef.

Relax and absorb the wonders of nature in the serenity of STONEYBROOK BED & BREAKFAST or make friends like only East Griqualand can offer. Visit a working dairy or sheep farm nearby and a "Tribal Experience" or Lesotho 'trek' can be organised by prior arrangement with Shane. Test your 4x4 off road driving skills on the ranch's own off-road course.

Shane and Annette Wicks are ready to host you with warmth and friendliness and offer comfortable, clean accommodation and hearty South African breakfasts with a distinctly "personal touch". We ensure that you arrive as welcome guests and leave as friends!

Stoneybrook Ranch

Attractions

  • Horse riding - (clinics by prior arrangement)
  • Hound hunting - (by prior arrangement)
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Gyrocopter flips (see this part of South Africa from the air)
  • Canoeing
  • Mountain biking - (bring your bikes)
  • Fishing and flyfishing - bass, trout and carp
  • 4x4 off-road trailing - (also 4x4 course on site)
  • Rock climbing and abseiling
  • Camping
  • Visit nearby working farms
  • Hiking & trekking
  • Hunting - (by prior arrangement)
  • Tribal Experience - visit a Xhosa "kraal". (by prior arrangement. Shane is absolutely fluent in the Xhosa language and may teach you a few words and phrases)
  • 4x4 trips into the Lesotho highlands - (by prior arrangement)

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Contact Details:
Reservations
Tel: 086 127 6237
Int. Tel: +27 51 924 0585

Directions

Take the main Cedarville/Matatiele road heading west out of Kokstad town. * Approx, 11kms out of town (after a long, fairly flat, straight section of road - with a dam on the left and before starting to climb a hill) turn RIGHT at the STONEYBROOK B&B signpost - just before the left bend and uphill climb in the road. * Follow the gravel road for ˝km and turn RIGHT at the STONEYBROOK entrance. * Drive down the hill, cross a stream and follow the signs to the Ranch on the right.