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We stayed there for one night to be close to Nieu-Bethesda, whose Owl House was on our bucket list. The friendly service, authentic Karoo farm experience and wonderful nature will bring us back despite the terrible roads.
Thank Lou P
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 4 July 2017
Glad to hear you will be back after enjoying it here with us.
A fantastic place for a week-end get-away. The hikes and the landscapes are stunning and the fossil collection is absolutely amazing. JP was a fascinating speaker, extremely knowledgeable about fossils and San paintings. Nieu Bethesda is also a lovely little town, with lots to do,...More
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 24 June 2017
Thank you so much for telling us all you enjoyed. JP is always so pleased to share his discoveries with people being interested. And making toast on the fire!!!
My husband and I visited in an overnight stay. The host was kind enough to wait for us. The hostess offered to prepare dinner for us, it was beyond us to have thought the 20km dirt road would have taken us almost 2.5 hours to...More
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 23 June 2017
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the hike. The shower heads are fairly recently replaced. Problem is that we have hard water and little pieces do clog up the holes from time to time. If guests...More
We had a lovely stay at Ganora Guest Farm. Unfortunately only for 1 night. Room is spacious and comfortable. Lovely dinner and breakfast. We experienced a very nice and informative walk to the Bushmen paintings on the farm.
Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 11 June 2017
Wonderful to read that you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you in the future to experience the fossils too.
Enjoy your stay there and go to the owl house, walk in the farm and enjoy the grilled lamb. We rented 3 rooms on the farm, very nice decoration and friendly people. Both our friends and ourselves very much enjoyed our stay. The dogs were...More
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Response from Hester S, Owner at Ganora FarmResponded 4 June 2017
Thanks for allowing our dogs to walk with you! They just love it so much showing the guests where to walk! They are real little guide dogs! Good to hear you liked the meal and Ganora in general so much.
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