Guest Rating: 
 2 Reviews
FlyDeAar Guesthouse (a.k.a. Potties Giesthouse) was established to attract hangliding and paragliding enthusiasts from around the world to enjoy a unique flying experience in de Aar while enjoying the local sights.

Guesthouse facilities include:
* Secure off street Parking (1 car p/room)
* Swimming pool
* Braai area
* Laundry Services
* Limited self catering facilities for long term guests
* Fax and Photocopies
* Wireless ADSL Internet
* Small Vault
* Tourism Guide info
* Bicycle, Squash rackets & Pit Bikes to hire.

An English breakfast plus small continental buffet are offered and home cooked dinners are available by prior arrangment.

Potties B&B is within walking distance to the city centre & local restaurants, 5 min. from train station and 4km from a registered airfield.

Children are welcome.
De Aar is excellent as this semi-dessert area offers extremely good flying conditions and supplies a record distance flying site to hang/paragliding pilots from all around the world.

Paragliding Tours for licenced pilots on request.
R375.00 pps

  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Pool
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Patio
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Koi pond
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Rooms
  • Fly De Aar Lodge
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - pool
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Paragliding pilots
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - paragliding
  • Fly De Aar Lodge
  • Fly De Aar Lodge - Birds

Facilities & Services:

  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Pets only by Arrangement
  • Elderly
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Conference facilities
  • Team Building
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Other
  • Library
  • Internet Access
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Swimming Pool
  • DVD and/or VCR


Our facilities include stylishly decorated bedrooms, which can accommodate up to 18 people sharing. All our rooms have en suite bathrooms.

All rooms include:
* 54cm colour TV´s with DSTV Decoders
* Aircon units
* Electric blankets
* Extra blankets
* Complimentary tea/coffee facilities
* Wireless internet connection
* Bar Fridge

Fly De Aar Lodge Map:

Health & Climate:

Winter evenings can get very cold & it is advised to bring warm clothing. Summer can be very hot - bring good suntan lotion with

Fly De Aar Lodge Guest Reviews

Average Guest Rating: 
  4.0 out of 5 based on 2 reviews.

Could possibly do with a bit more space. Owners very pleasant
 Reviewed by George Booth over a year ago

We had an enjoyable stop-over here en route to Cape Town. Found clean, comfortable accommodation and an excellent breakfast. Very good value for money.
 Reviewed by Arthur Kirby over a year ago

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