The Thorntree Country House

The Thorntree Country House in Klein Karoo, South Africa is the perfect base from which to explore the unique attractions of this area.  The Country House is situated on the route to the Cango Caves, the Swartberg Pass and the circle route to Prince Albert via Meiringspoort. It is also within easy reach of the Cango Ostrich Farm and Cango Wildlife Ranch. The homestead and outbuildings date back to the 1800's and reflect the typical Klein Karoo architectural style. They have been gracefully restored to their original splendour, and equipped with all modern conveniences.  The dining room reflects the warmth and hospitality, and overlooks the sparkling swimming pool. The picturesque Schoemanshoek Valley provides a breathtaking backdrop.

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    The Thorntree Country House is a private and secure romantic retreat. All the rooms are luxurious, spacious en-suites with air-conditioning and are equipped with TV (M-net and satellite channels), a safe for storing valuables and an honesty bar. Each room has its own patio area to enjoy the spacious and well-kept garden. The stylish bathrooms are fitted with elegant twin basins and large showers.

      Dining

      Visitors can expect exquisite Klein Karoo cuisine at the restaurant witch offers a set menu with a small variety of main dishes - a true celebration of local culinary art. The dining room reflects warmth and hospitality, and overlooks the sparkling swimming pool. The picturesque Schoemanshoek Valley provides a breathtaking backdrop.

        Pool

        The Thorntree has two swimming pools, one salt and the other chlorine from where you can enjoy the unspoilt views of the picturesque Schoemanshoek Valley and relax in the peaceful natural surroundings.

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