Die Skoolhuis
  • Patensie Baviaanskloof East

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  • Longitude: 24.568972
  • Latitude: -33.664361
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Accommodation Offered

  • Self Catering


  • Bird Watching
  • Hiking / walking


  • English
  • Afrikaans

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About Die Skoolhuis

Die Skoolhuis
Die Skoolhuis
Die Skoolhuis Baviaanskloof
Die Skoolhuis Baviaanskloof
Die Skoolhuis Baviaanskloof
Die Skoolhuis Baviaanskloof

En-route to Die Skoolhuis you will come across these magnificent cliffs. Enjoy the majestic scenery, 4x4 trails, scenic walks and hikes in the Baviaanskloof and Kouga mountains.

Die Skoolhuis - A fully equipped, 6 - 8 bed cottage on a citrus farm.Cambria is 1½hours drive from Port Elizabeth on the route to the Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area.

In this tranquil and picturesque area, adjacent to the Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area, you will find Die Skoolhuis.Fresh seasonal citrus fruit is available in season.

Accommodation is offered in a guest cottage situated in a lovely mountainous area with streams. It is available as a self catering unit.

The building is 150 years old and used to be the teacher's house with an adjoining classroom added circa 1897 - Thus the name "Skoolhuis".

The cottage is situated within a private and peaceful setting on a working Citrus farm with a small mountain stream running past.

It is fully equipped with linen, towels and electrical appliances. It can sleep 6-8 persons in three bedrooms as detailed below.


  • The school room - 1 double bed and two single beds. The room is spacious with seating space and ceiling fans.
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed and a ceiling fan.
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 single bed
  • Another single bed is in the entrance hall.

All bedrooms are equipped with oil heaters. The cottage has one bathroom with basin, bath and flush toilet. Dining room cum Lounge - A comfortable room for relaxing and dining. It is also equipped with a ceiling fan and an oil heater.

The kitchen is typical farm cottage style with a four burner gas stove with oven, a well restored antique wood burning stove, an antique Cape Dutch Baking Oven, a microwave, kettle, toaster, iron, fridge/freezer combination. There is a private braai area next to the kitchen.

Room / Unit Features

  • Fan
  • Kitchen (fully Equipped)

On Site Features

  • Braai / Barbeque Area
  • Child Friendly (all Ages)
  • Garden
  • Ice In Summer
  • Parking (off Street)
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Security (alarm System)

Map and Directions to Die Skoolhuis

GPS: 33° 39' 51.70" S /  24° 34' 8.30" E

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