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The Carraighs

6 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Crags is between Plettenberg Bay and Nature's Valley, in the Garden Route, The Carraighs offers guests a truly relaxing stay in an indigenous forest, with spectacular birdlife. The secluded location offers privacy, but the cottage is conveniently located within driving distance to the nearest town and just a few minutes drive from all the famous and exciting activities and attractions of The Crags. This lovely two-storey cottage has a main bedroom downstairs, with a double bed. The large dining and living area, has a TV with full DSTV. There is a couch/single bed in the lounge for a small child to sleep. The upstairs loft, with separate entrance has a double bed and two single beds, as well as a spacious living area. The loft has a wooden deck with a beautiful view. However, t...The Crags is between Plettenberg Bay and Nature's Valley, in the Garden Route, The Carraighs offers guests a truly relaxing stay in an indigenous forest, with spectacular birdlife. The secluded location offers privacy, but the cottage is conveniently located within driving distance to the nearest town and just a few minutes drive from all the famous and exciting activities and attractions of The Crags. This lovely two-storey cottage has a main bedroom downstairs, with a double bed. The large dining and living area, has a TV with full DSTV. There is a couch/single bed in the lounge for a small child to sleep. The upstairs loft, with separate entrance has a double bed and two single beds, as well as a spacious living area. The loft has a wooden deck with a beautiful view. However, there is no bathroom upstairs so it is necessary that those sleeping upstairs use the bathroom in the downstairs part of the house. The house is always rented out as one unit. There is also a fully equipped and modern kitchen downstairs, a full bathroom, and private BBQ facilities at the cottage. Meals can be enjoyed in the spacious living area. Note : We have recently upgraded our living area, the outdoors furniture and re-painted the cottage. Free WiFi. Hiking (guided or self) nearby. We are just a few minutes away from the Crags Wine Route, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Jukani and many more. More
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About the Owner
Toni v
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2015
Interaction with guests
We live on the property but give you your space and privacy. We have two dogs but they are in a separate area to the guests.
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Reviewed 25 June 2015

We stayed at The Carraighs for a week last year. What a delightful place. It's certainly relaxing and peaceful, but every day we did something different and exciting. We did a game drive, went to the elephant sanctuary, the wild cat sanctuary, wine tasting, walks...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank ohscrewit
TonivHS, VR Owner at The Carraighs, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thanks so much - we loved having you and are looking forward to your second stay in December !

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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Does this holiday rental have a loft?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
We are in Askop Road which is a rural and quiet road, with smallholdings and horse riding as well as the original Barnyard Theatre. We overlook the indigenous forest so we often see deer, guinea fowl and small creatures like monkeys and mongoose. The birdlife is extraordinary and the Knysna Turaco (Loerie) is seen daily.
How to get there
From PE side : After Tsitsikamma plaza, pass Nature’s Valley turnoff and then Kurland turnoff (this is where all the animal sanctuaries are), Bramon is then on your left, then the Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary. Shortly after that you turn left into Askop Road. The signs say Hog Hollow / The Barnyard. From Plettenberg Bay : Approx. 16 kms outside of Plett on the way to Port Elizabeth you will see Ingwe first on the right, then Askop Road / Hog Hollow / The Barnyard turnoff on your right. Drive past the Barnyard, past Hog Hollow down the tar road – and at the fork in the road you turn right into Askop Ridge. Don’t worry abou
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