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Vrolikheid Landgoed


Accommodation options

Kingfisher Cabin
Max 2 Guests
1 double

from R 1950 / per room per night

Cape Robin Cabin
Max 2 Guests
1 double

from R 2300 / per room per night

Sunbird Cabin
Max 2 Guests
1 double

from R 2100 / per room per night

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About Vrolikheid Landgoed

Vrolikheid Landgoed is a tranquil working fruit farm tucked away in the scenic Tulbagh Valley of the Western Cape, offering a unique blend of peacefulness and outdoor adventure. Immerse yourself in the cosy comfort of an array of lovely lodgings, including scenic self-catering cottages – Cape Robin Cottage, Sunbird Cottage, and Kingfisher Cottage – each with its own charm and character. Enjoy the warmth of a fireplace, modern amenities, and breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains during winter.

What sets Vrolikheid Landgoed apart is its commitment to providing both a romantic getaway and a family-friendly outdoor experience dependent on guest preferences. Unwind in one of the stylish cabins or indulge in glamping with the dog-friendly campsite featuring A-frame accommodations. The property's ambience ensures an unforgettable stay, with special touches adding a touch of magic to your holiday.

Vrolikheid Landgoed Setting

Vrolikheid Landgoed sits on a working fruit farm, inviting guests to enjoy an immersive stay surrounded by nature. The Tulbagh Valley of South Africa, with its picturesque landscapes and majestic mountains, serves as the backdrop for your escape. The farm offers a chance to stroll through orchards of fresh fruit, a delightful sight during the summer. A shared swimming pool and horseback exploration with experienced guides add to the adventure.

The conservation-minded approach of the property emphasises the importance of its natural surroundings. Guests can engage in activities like horse riding, farm walks, orchard picnics, and even pizza making in the orchards. This harmonious blend of luxury and nature makes Vrolikheid Landgoed a destination where cherished memories are cultivated amid the beauty of the Western Cape.

What's included

  • Accommodation
  • Filter coffee, tea, sugar, 250ml milk, rusks, olive oil, salt and pepper provided in each cabin.


How to get there

  • 2 hrs

    Cape Town

  • Vrolikheid Landgoed

    Winterhoek Rd, Tulbagh, 6820

  • Check in at Vrolikheid Landgoed

    15:00 on day of arrival

  • Check out at Vrolikheid Landgoed

    10:00 on day of departure

Frequently asked questions


  • Wonderful stay

    The cottage has breathtaking views from every window, and stylish decor and is carefully set out to cater for every need. The location is perfect for exploring the Tulbagh wine route and the host is friendly and helpful. Thank you for the relaxing experience! review

    M. Van Niekerk

  • Every aspect of our stay exceeded our expectations!

    Breathtaking views - could wake up to such beauty every day. Great attention to detail. So romantic and cosy. We went horse riding late Saturday afternoon through the orchards, which ended with a picnic! What an experience! We’ll definitely be back. review

    C. Jonas

  • Awesome stay

    Exceptional clean rooms, with all accessories, needed Very comfortable bed with luxurious bedding and don't forget the magnificent view from our bed and deck. Loved the hot tub, wood supplied more than enough. Loved the walks on the farm and enjoyed talking to the friendly owners. Ten out of ten for us! review

    L. Reinke

Vrolikheid Landgoed impact highlights

Vrolikheid Estate serves as a symbol of conservation and community impact. The estate actively participates in invasive species removal to restore native ecosystems and preserve the environment. The implementation of solar power not only showcases eco-friendly practices but also reduces the carbon footprint, aligning with the estate's dedication to sustainability. Besides its environmental efforts, Vrolikheid Landgoed also plays a crucial role in wildlife conservation by promoting a harmonious coexistence between the estate and the local fauna. The citrus farm, upon which the estate is based, provides a sustainable source of livelihood for the local community through employment opportunities. Furthermore, the estate encourages its guests to immerse themselves in nature, promoting a deeper understanding and appreciation for the environment. Activities such as horseback riding not only allow visitors to appreciate the natural beauty of the region but also provide a boost to the local economy by offering unique experiences. Vrolikheid Landgoed represents a comprehensive approach to sustainability by combining conservation initiatives, community development, and eco-friendly hospitality.

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