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Experience luxury accommodation and tranquillity on a table grape and rose farm on the banks of the mighty Orange River in a place you will want to call home
List of activities:

::  Hiking between vineyards and next to the      river in a safe and tranquil environment
::  Pick your own export grapes in season
::  Friesian horse riding on request
::  Visit our Rose tunnel and Herb garden
::  Fishing
::  Bird Watching - (60 species)
::  Quadbiking on request
::  Enjoy a spectacular sunset over the          Orange River from the guest house 's deck

The guest house has a fully
     equipped kitchen with a stocked
::  DSTV
::  DVD-Player
::  Books
::  Laundry and ironing on request
::  Braai facilities available

For reservations please contact:

Surine: 082 492 4669

Tel: (054) 491-9000 / Fax: (054) 491-9001

GPS: S28° 36.772' / E 021° 07.354'  

In the area Kanoneiland lies the Rekopane Estates, where they grow superb table grapes that are exported all over the world. Here, too, you will find glorious roses which are cultivated in a controlled environment. Their country cousins, which grow in the open, are to be seen everywhere, but those at Rekopane are hand-reared aristocrats, blazing gorgeous. There's also a magnificent herb garden, the produce of which is used, along with the roses, in the making of posies for the ladies. Surine Bezuidenhout, who is justifiably proud of the miracle she and her husband have wrought at Rekopane, has the serene quality one gets only after walking through fire. From her guest-house - on the banks of the river, of course - over looks onto an utterly romantic scene of Africa, softened by intensely lush foliage. Here is a place to gather oneself and shed the layers of care that build up in one's life.

Attractions closeby:
Kgalagadi Tranfrontier Park +-270km
Augrabies Falls National Park +-100km

Wine and dine at:
Green Fig Restaurant and Bezalel wine tasting only 2 km from Naftali River House
De Werf Lodge in Keimoes 15km from Naftali River House
Oranje Rus restaurant 7km from Naftali River House

Naftali River House Guestbook

Jan Basson – Pretoria – “Werklike stukkie hemel op aarde”-Truly a small piece of heaven on earth.

Carel Niewoudt – Katopé Fruit – “Baie lekker, wat ‘n seening om hier te kuier”- Fantastic what a blessing to stay at the River House.

2 8-08-2007
Megan Coleman (Miss South Africa) – “Thank you so much and thank you for all the small details, very special.”

Ben Taieb – Belgium – “Always great to stay here, Heavenly!!!”

David & Mariette Steytler – Upington – “Soet herhinneringe, met ‘n tikkie klas agter elke stukkie bederf. Julle is die sout van die aarde”-sweet memories with a touch of eligance in all your treats. You truly are people true to my heart.

25km from Upington en-rout to Keimoes.
15km from Keimoes en-rout to Upington
For directions please click on our map

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