Maximum capacity is 6 adults (2 sharing in each sleeping cabin) and 3 children. It is possible to work out other permutations so please refer to the layout described below.

Thorn and Feather Guest Farm is a series of stone buildings interlinked by well maintained walkways. A design aimed at providing privacy and togethernThere are three separate “sleeping cottages”; a main building including a fully equipped kitchen, dining area; leading to an undercover porch / stoep with inside braai / barbeque; and a large open deck overlooking the river, a circular fire-pit, and a plunge-pool.  The Bath House includes a stone clad bath; shower, toilet and bathroom facilities. There is a toilet and semi-outdoor bathroom linking with Astrid cottage. The cottages have motion sensor outdoor lighting. The open deck is connected to a private walkway to the river and launch site.

There is a pool and reading deck on route to the river. Our guests have free access to watersport gear including Kayaks, Canoes, Stand Up Paddle Boards and accessories. Children require supervision at all times. Activities, including swimming and and use of watersport gear are at the guest own risk.

ANNABELLE COTTAGE:  x 1 queen size bed and x 1 single bed

(ideal for 2 adults sharing and one child)


ASTRID COTTAGE: x 1 double and x 2 single beds

Ideal for 3 or 4 older children or 1 couple and 2 small children.


SAM COTTAGE: x 1 queen size bed

Ideal for a couple sharing or one adult


MAIN HOUSE:  x 1 double bed (mainly used as a day bed)