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About Cheverells Farm Cottages

Cheverells Farm Cottages is a charming self-catering retreat located on a third-generation family-owned apple and pear farm situated in the Western Cape's beautiful Elgin Valley. This scenic property offers an intimate number of just two newly refurbished and wonderfully decorated farm cottages, providing fully equipped self-catering accommodation overlooking the stunning fruit orchards and vineyards that best define the Elgin Valley landscape.

Each of the cosy cottages offers rustic charm with contemporary conveniences, featuring comfortable beds, fluffy towels, and indoor fireplaces. Guests are invited to experience all that Cheverells Farm has to offer, including a farm shed, country café, gift shop, wellness studio, and a glass greenhouse nursery. This charming working farm not only provides a comfortable escape but also allows you to fully experience the magnificent natural beauty of the area.

Cheverells Farm Cottages Setting

The Elgin Valley, just an hour's drive from Cape Town in South Africa, is often called the "Valley of a Thousand Views" and features a multitude of activities, from hiking through the natural fynbos vegetation to ziplining through the mountains. For those seeking a peaceful escape from the city, adventure on the valley's mountain bike trails, or a tranquil retreat to recharge, Cheverells Farm Cottages offers it all.

Visitors to Cheverells can escape the fast pace of modern life and enjoy a wholesome apple farm experience with fine food and wine. The Elgin Valley is vital for preserving diverse plant and animal species in the Western Cape, including fynbos vegetation and various bird species. The valley's distinct climate and landscape contribute to its importance for biodiversity conservation, making it a prime location for nature lovers and conservationists.

What's included

  • Accommodation

Frequently asked questions

  • Are dogs welcome at Cheverells Farm Cottages?

  • Is there a swimming pool on the property?

  • Is there a spa on the property?

Reviews

  • Always a lovely stay

    I really enjoy my stay on the farm when I am in the area. From super friendly correspondence before our arrival to fantastic facilities in a beautiful setting during our stay. I absolutely love it and will always be back.

    Conservio.com review

    E. Brown

  • Beautiful Elgin

    We really enjoyed our stay at Cheverells Farm Cottages. Beautifully decorated, and well equipped with a lovely view as well! We had never been to Elgin, and the lovely apple trees dripping with apples, the Railway market, all added to a wonderful weekend.

    Conservio.com review

    L. Koen

  • Beautifully Equipped, Peaceful Space

    Gorgeous and thoughtfully decorated farm cottage, with everything you need for comfort, and lots more. The fireplace was an absolute winner on a cold and stormy night. Perfect accompaniment provided by a bottle of local wine. The hosts communicated excellently and arrangements were effortless.

    Conservio.com review

    J. Young

Cheverells Farm Cottages impact highlights

Cheverells Farm, a third-generation family-owned farm in the Elgin Valley of the Western Cape, has been making a substantial positive impact on its local ecosystem. For over seven decades, this working farm has been a cornerstone of the community, specializing in a diverse range of apple and pear cultivars. Their commitment to sustainable farming practices not only ensures the production of premium-quality fruit available in local supermarkets but also extends to international markets, bolstering the global reputation of South African produce. Beyond agriculture, Cheverells Farm serves as a beacon of support for local businesses and artisans through their Gift Shop, showcasing a curated selection of thoughtfully sourced gifts. This commitment to local products extends to their offerings of olive oils, wines, and craft gin. Furthermore, their Greenhouse Nursery adds to the local ecosystem by providing gardening enthusiasts with bespoke tools, house plants, and other green-thumb essentials, encouraging a deeper connection with the natural world. Cheverells Farm contributes to fostering the Elgin Valley's thriving local ecosystem that benefits both residents and visitors alike.

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