Rules and Pointers when visiting Fynbos Guest Farm & Animal Sanctuary
We do look forward to sharing our slice of paradise with you. It is important to mention that the caravan/camping area and the cottages are really an extension of our home, and therefore we ask you to treat the area, the animals and the flora with the same respect as we do. We have put rules and pointers in place to ensure that the tranquility and 'home-feel' is maintained and to more importantly ensure that when you visit, your stay is an enjoyable one.Please read the rules and pointers carefully, and we look forward to seeing you,
Farm Rules: 1. We have a NO-NOISE / NO-MUSIC policy 2. We no longer allow dogs. 3. We are on Bore-Hole water, so please be waterwise. No washing of cars / caravans will be permitted. Our water is drinkable and quite healthy 4. There are NO water points at the sites. 5. The Fridge at the campsite is for everyone to use 6. We are in a FIRE-SENSITIVE Zone – please take care! Please ensure your fire is extinguished properly if you leave your site / go to bed. Also, fires to ONLY be made in the allocated braai areas 7. We are on SEPTIC TANKS – please do not throw anything other than toilet paper into the bowls 8. Please DO NOT damage any flora – do not tie tent ropes to any trees, break branches, etc. Do not break or cut branches. 9. DO NOT climb on or tie anything to the wooden wind break walls 10. No Fauna, especially tortoises, may be removed from the farm – this is a conservancy area. 11. You can purchase firewood from the main house. Just help yourself to bags of wood and when you leave you can then settle up - we work on a trust basis. 12. Chasing / Catching of animals is not permitted. Anyone doing this will be asked to leave immediately. 13. Please DO NOT enter any animal enclosure or paddock. Feel free to feed to animals 14. We have 2 lovely walks on the farm, please enjoy them - each is clearly marked. 15. Guests are fully responsible for their children’s behaviour. Should you be asked to leave – it will be without the option of reimbursement. 16. Our pools are PLUNGE pools, and are really only for cooling down. Please could we ask you to consider other guests as well while using them and the pool area.We do not have a club-house or entertainment area. 17. We are serious about peace and tranquility.We will do everything we can to make your stay comfortable and pleasant, please just ask if you need anything. 18. When you arrive - please settle into your allocated site, make yourself comfortable and during your stay we will meet and sort out money, etc. 19. We do not have any credit card facilities. We do work on a cash basis or an EFT. 20. You will notice our gates are kept shut at all times. Please can you close them after you, as we have animals that roam free. 21. Please do take care when leaving your cottage, please lock your doors. Do not leave valuables lying around. 22. Please note that in summer there is an increased chance of snakes - please take care and avoid them at all costs.
Indemnity: Payment of rental indemnifies Fynbos Guest Farm, its’ management, representatives or employees of any liability for injury, losses and damages incurred by the guest(s) and his / her company occupying , visiting or entering our premises. Please ensure you have the necessary all-risks insurance cover prior to your holiday / stay, whether you are in a caravan, tent or staying in a cottage.