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At Thanda Tau, come and discover a unique combination of South African art and culture whilst relishing in a variety of dining experiences and the opportunity to interact with our majestic wildlife. With a unique blend of luxury and the natural environment, we at Thanda Tau aim to deliver a holistic South African experience to a wide variety of travelers.

Guests at Thanda Tau have an array of facilities available to them including a restaurant where guests can savour on South African-inspired delicacies, a deli, a bakery, a coffee lounge, a wine boutique and a micro brewery. Come and enjoy the peaceful ambiance of the Free State grasslands, whilst enjoying a refreshing hand crafted beer, or a glass of wine under our pergolas, with a view of some of South Africas most majestic wildlife.

At Thanda Tau, we also understand the value of family and aim to provide the perfect environment where guests can relax while their children expend their energy in the play park and surrounding gardens.

Thanda Tau is conveniently located on the N3 National Highway between Johannesburg and Durban, approximately 200 km outside of Johannesburg. With a Puma fuel station on site, as well as an OK Express and a Spur Grill and Go, travelers and holiday-makers can be assured of a restful stopover.

Be assured that the team at Thanda Tau will provide you with a unique experience, tailored with a personal service offering leaving you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.

Accommodation at Thanda Tau:
Thanda Tau is also the ultimate tranquil getaway where guests are surrounded by luxury interiors and wide-open spaces. Our eleven luxury chalets are a reflection of the environment in which they are located. The bathrooms have high open ceilings with beautiful stone and while marble finishes.

The double beds are spacious and dressed with elegant soft linens. Each room has a touch of colour and a display of different artworks to create a unique finish. For guests who simply need an overnight stay on the road to their final destination, our group chalets are a perfect alternative. Guests can book a bed for the night but still be assured a comfortable and restful nights rest.

- Chalets include DSTV (with selected channels), flat screen television, linens, bath towels, complimentary toiletries, hairdryer, bath and/or shower, Caf Lux espresso machine and capsules, mini-bar fridge (unstocked) and a safe.

- Group chalets include communal bathrooms (showers only), communal lounge and kitchenette, mini bar (unstocked), tea and coffee facilities, communal flat screen television, DSTV (with selected channels), linens, bath towels.

Rooms and Units Available:

Jagluiperd Chalet
This unit consists of a queen size bed, coffee making facilities, cupboards, hangers, bar fridge, two comfy chairs, hair dryer, fresh flowers, bath and shower, towels, amenities, swing bed on the porch, daily room cleaning service.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Children under 12
Disabled (wheelchair friendly)
Honeymoon Couples
Pets only by Arrangement
Conference facilities
Wine Tasting
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Curio Shop
Parking (off-street - open)
Parking (off-street - covered)
Petrol on site

Cancellation Policy:

Any cancellations from date of booking will result in 50% of the full accommodation to be charged. In the event of early departures, a 100% of the full booking fee will be charged.

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  • Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast