Oewerzicht Guest Farm is situated just outside a little town called Greyton. Surrounded by the Riviersonderend mountains and infront of the Sonderend River.
Perfect getaway if you're looking for a quiet, relaxing weekend, surrounded by nature, and picture perfect views! Oewerzicht is also a venue for conferences, weddings, birthdays and team buildings.
We offer Farm Cottages, luxury tents and a camping site.
The Sonderend river that runs through Oewerzicht farm is the focal point of most leisure activities, i.e. swimming, fishing (blue gill or bass, on a catch release basis), tractor tubing, canoeing, etc. The farm has a couple of hiking trails and is also ideal for bird watching and more. There is a challenging 25km mountain bike trail for those who enjoy physical adventures.
One of the features of the farm is the suspension bridge over the Riviersonderend river this is the only way, other than a boat or float, guests can get from the main farm area to the luxury tents on the banks of the river.
Oewerzicht farm is well-equipped to offer conference facilities and can accommodate 20 30 Delegates.
The following packages are offered:
- Bed and Breakfast Package
- Full day Package
- Half day Package
- A flipchart and whiteboard are available.
Conferences with a teambuilding exponent can also be arranged.
* Oewerzicht caters for halaal and vegetarian delegates on request.
The stone-clad LAPA only a few meters from the bank of the Riviersonderend River is a very popular venue for the bride who dreams of a wedding in the country. It is perfect for smaller weddings of up to 80 (seated) guests, as well as room for a dance area.
For larger weddings, Oewerzicht has a 25m x 14,5m freeform (stretch) tent which can accommodate up to 150 (seated) guests, as well as room for a larger dance floor.
Fishing in the Sonderend River
OEWERZICHT FARM! (via Greyton)
Go onto the N2 towards Caledon.
Turn left from the N2 about 2 km before you get to Caledon on the Greyton Genadendal R406 road.
Follow the R406 for about 30 km in to Greyton.
Turn right at the second stop in DS Botha St and carry on straight out of Greyton on the Riviersonderend Road. (onto gravel road)
Turn right about 1 km out of Greyton at the Kige N2 turnoff.
Carry on straight for about 3.8 km and when the road forks keep left. Then it is another 5 km to Oewerzicht Farm.
Reception is to your right - follow the signs.
OEWERZICHT FARM! (through Caledon)
Drive through Caledon on the N2 from Cape Town. (pass Caledon Spa on your right)
20km after Caledon turn left at the Nethercourt sign. (gravel road)
Turn left again (about 9km) at the next turnoff. (small OWZ sign)
Go straight and you will see the farm.
Reception is on your left side (the white building at the back of the main farm house)
Oewerzicht has 6 furnished Safari style tents on the banks of the Sonderend River. Four of these come with a queen size bed and 2 with 2 single beds, all with en suite bathrooms. Other features include a bar refrigerator, coffee making facilities, heater or fan, a comfortably sized veranda overlooking the river and a braai area.
There is a fully equipped communal kitchen with an indoor braai area for guests staying in the tents.
Oewerzicht houses three farm style cottages situated about 50 meters from the river. These are called Bergzicht, Welgele and Citrus.
Bergzicht and Welgelee are semi-detached and both have one bedroom with a double bed and two single beds in the living area. Both these cottages have an indoor and outdoor braai area, as well as a lovely and spacious veranda. These cottages accommodate 4 persons each.
Citrus has 2 double beds and 2 single beds in two separate bedrooms, and a little cottage at the back with 1 double bed and a bathroom. This cottage can accommodate 8 persons. The cottage has a fireplace, an outside braai area and a nice-sized veranda for entertaining.
Four cottages on the hill (situated about 300 meters from the river with panoramic views of the Riviersonderend mountain range). These cottages are called the Uitsig Cottages. Each of the Uitsig cottages has a living room, two bedrooms (one with a double bed, one with two single beds), a separate bathroom and indoor as well as outdoor braai facilities. The cottages have a communal plunge pool.
Oewerzicht has a beautiful campsite next to the river. 26 grassed sites, with power-points, next to the river. There are modern bathrooms and braai facilites. Shade stands are also available. There is safe swimming on the river and you are welcome to bring your own canoe's.
There is also a challenging 25km Mountain Bike Trail and a hiking trail.