Caters for maximum 2 people

Gannabos is a stylishly furnished cottage, ideal for honeymoon couples, a romantic getaway or just a stayover when travelling long distances. Feather duvets, cotton linen, and soft luxurious towels are provided. It offers you guaranteed peacefulness and a well deserved break. No cell phone reception is available, but free Wi-Fi can be accessed.

PLEASE NOTE: There will be a limit set on the number of photographers and/or visitors entering the quiver tree forest between 18:00 and 06:00. A permit from the owner will be required at a cost of R250 per person should you be keen to experience the forest between these hours. The guests at Gannabos and Kareeboom have the privilege to come and go as they please, free of charge.

Please remember that as the quiver tree forest is situated on the farm itself, it still remains private property.

The cottage is situated on the farm Gannabos, well known to photographers and nature lovers alike. The owners, Merwe and Nakkie van Wyk, are proud to share the beauty of their surroundings with you. Also to be found are some of the local residents and the actual boss, a toy pom named Goliath.
A quick peek at the inside of the cottage shows you the stylish double cast iron bed. All basic kitchen necessities are available. You have the facilities to prepare a delicious breakfast in the privacy of the cottage. A two burner gas plate and bar fridge are provided as well. You do not need to do any dishes here, it is one of the many perks of visiting Gannabos.
The private, one bedroom cottage or ‘rondawel’ has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. All kitchen utilities such as plates, glasses and cutlery are provided. Outside is a braai area, set up with a table and chairs enabling you to enjoy a Karoo sunset. You will be provided with wood, firelighters, a grill and braai tools. Homemade farm products such as rusks, a variety of jams and preserved products including quinces and green figs; as well as photo prints by Nakkie van Wyk, are available to purchase. Next to the cottage is a swimming pool for those hot summer days.
Soak up the panoramic views of the surrounding landscape from the pool in the tranquil garden, while enjoying a peaceful braai.
Next to the cottage is a huge palm tree that is covered with finch nests from August onwards. This natural phenomenon is spectacular to experience and a great opportunity for the keen bird watcher or photographer alike.
Gannabos is a fully functioning working farm. You are sure to enjoy memorable experiences whilst visiting here. During the winter months you will be able to taste the sweetest of oranges cultivated on the farm.

Gannabos Farm and Guest House
situated near the world's largest quiver tree forest
Northern Cape, South Africa

Gannabos Guest Farm • Nakkie van Wyk
Tel/Fax: 027 218 1249 • Vox phone: 087 150 8101