Langdam-in-Koo Cottages is a Guest Farm 38 km from Montagu on the R318 `fruit route`. We offer self-catering cottages/suites or camping and caravans.
Our suites and cottages sleep between 2-8 guests and our campsite can accommodate up to 42 guests. At our main dam there is a lapa where guests can braai, watch the birds (geese, ducks, peacocks, turkeys), swim, fish for bass, row a boat or swim on rubber tubes. We also have chickens and pigs and emus and a black sheep that children love. We are not pet friendly. We have too many very tame birds and animals and there are also buck and porcupine and rabbits on the farm.
We have something for everyone. This is a wonderful place for people who have an interest in photography, painting, hiking and mountain biking, stargazing, fishing and relaxing.
Our accommodation is open plan, self catering & fully equipped. Each cottage/suite has an indoor fireplace and outdoor braai area with wonderful views over the Koo valley or orchards.
Our campsite is in a natural pine forest and each site has electricity, a braai area, shade and grass. Bring your tents, caravans, sleeping bags and sleep under the stars. There are hot showers and a sheltered cabin where all campers can braai and entertain.
Bring along: Your mountain bike, strong shoes and gumboots for walking in the orchards or hiking the Langeberg mountain, your swimwear and fishing gear for the dams, your camera & anything else you can think of because you are sure to to have a wonderful stay with us, doing as much or as little as you wish.
Come relax with us and leave your stress behind & take home Happy Memories. We look forward to your visit.
Accommodation at Langdam in Koo Cottages: Pear Tree cottage The cottage can accommodate up to 4 people, with one double bed and two built-in-bunks. It is fully equipped with bedding, crockery, and cutlery. Open plan sleeping, living area and kitchen Fully equipped kitchen with 2 plate gas stove and fridge. En-suite bathroom (with shower). Built-in fireplace and outdoor braai on balcony with wonderful views over the dam and orchards. Bring your own dstv decoder - flat screen television and dish available. Sorry, no pets allowed due to all the tame animals on the farm and numerous ducks and geese. No smoking is allowed in the cottage.
Apricot Suite The Apricot Suit is attached to the original old farm house but with its own private entrance and balcony. It boasts lovely views over a garden and catches the morning sun. This is a very romantic honeymoon suite. It is equipped with a 4 poster bed, free-standing bath, double shower, fully equipped kitchen including micro-wave. Bedding and towels are included. There is an indoor fire-place and outside braai area. It is extremely secure, private and very peaceful. The bathroom overlooks the Langeberg mountains and has lovely views. This is a fully equipped self catering luxury suite.
Apple cabin A rustic cabin with fantastic views over the Koo valley. Apple cabin sleeps 2- 8 and has an indoor fireplace and outdoor braai area. There is an equipped kitchenette and there are 2 shower bathrooms. Sit on the veranda and relax with a glass of wine or explore the farm by walking through the orchards or bring your mountain bikes for wonderful trails with views. There are 2 separate bedrooms, on is en-suite with double bed and one with double bed and bunk bed. Bring your own dstv decoder.
Pine Tree cabin A perfect cabin that is only available in winter. A place to escape the `winter-blues` with your friends and family. It sleeps 6 with a double in a loft and 2 bunk beds. With huge windows in a pine tree forest one feels one has escaped from the stresses of city life.
Almond Suite Private suite with its own entrance and garden is part of the original farmhouse built in 1912. Views over the orchards and Langeberg mountains. This self catering suite has a fully equipped kitchen with bedding provided. The suite sleeps 2 5 people with a separate bedroom with double bed and open plan living area with a bunk bed and extra single bed. The bathroom has a luxurious free-standing bath and shower. There is an indoor fireplace with outdoor braai.
Guinea Fowl Cottage Is a rustic cottage that is private and cosy. The cottage is away from the main farmhouse so very private and quiet. The cottage has 2 bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with 2 single beds. There is a fully fitted cosy kitchen with a dover stove and outside covered veranda with braai facilities. Guinea Fowl is set away from the main farm house with a lovely view over the Koo valley and mountains. Cottage sleeps 4. Bring your own dstv decoder - flat screen television available.
- Mountain Bike Routes - Mountain hikes - easy to challenging - Walk through the orchards - Bird walks / Bird watching - Swimming in the clean and clear reservoir - Picking fruit in seasons: Dec-Apricots, Jan-Peaches and March - April Pears. - Relaxing at the lapa - Snow in winter - Restaurants - in Montagu - Tractor rides -10km from farm - Kloofing - Montagu Hot Springs
Facilities & Services available:
Babies Children under 12 Elderly Honeymoon Couples Laundry Service Ironing Service
Conference facilities Wedding facilities Team Building Self-Braai / Barbecue Cots available Fireplace on the Premises
Garden Internet Access Parking (off-street - open) Tourism Information Desk Wi-Fi Afrikaans
English Hiking / Walking Trails Playground Swimming Pool
- 15% of the total booking fee will be payable (or retained from the deposit refund, if applicable) if a confirmed booking is cancelled more than 21 days prior to arrival date. - Cancellations between 21 and 7 days before arrival will be liable for 50% of the total booking fee. - Cancellations less than 7 days before arrival, or non-arrivals will be liable for the full outstanding amount. - Bookings are unconfirmed until deposit payment proof has been received. Deposit payment proof must be received within 48 hours of booking otherwise our electronic system deletes the booking. - Bookings made less than 7 days before planned arrival- 100% deposit required. No cash refunds, refunds will be converted to free accommodation with a value equivalent to cancellation.
Directions from Cape Town: Quickest: Take the N1 north direction Worcester. Continue through on the N1 direction Touwsrivier. Drive through De Doorns and over the Hex Pass. 2 km after the Hex Pass turn right on R318 direction Montagu. Continue 38km until you see the sign for Simonskloof. Drive 200m further and turn right onto a dirt road between the Batt shop and the local church. Continue 3km on dirt road to the T-Junction and see sign for Langdam Farm.
Scenic Option : Turn at 2nd Worcester turnoff (Worcester/Robertson), drive through the town and take the Robertson turn-off. Drive through Robertson, Ashton and then you will arrive at Montagu. (Then follow directions from Montagu below)
Directions from N2: After Riviersonderend take the Stormsrivier, Bonnievale turnoff, then take the Ashton/Montagu road.
From Montagu : When you get to Montagu take any of the turnoffs to your left and then turn right into Bath Street. You will pass the 711 Friendly Store on your left and then the police station on your right, followed by the Uitvlucht Wine Co-Op and Montagu Wines on your right. This road (the R318 to Touwsrivier) also leads to the Avalon Springs turnoff. Dont turn off at Avalon Springs, keep on the R318 for about 30 kms. You will go through the Keisie Valley, up Burgers Pass and into the Koo. In the Koo Valley youll pass Concordia school (right), Koo Winkel and Slaghuis (left), Koo Community Centre (left). The second turnoff to the left after the community centre is marked Langdam. Turn left onto a dirt road and drive 4.5km and come to farm on left.