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Wild Olive Country Retreat, a self catering secluded guest home is only 1hour 20 minutes from Sandton, and is positioned in the country 12kms from Parys, Free State. It is a charming home, on a working farm, of Nguni cattle and sheep. It is situated in the foothills of the largest Wild Olive Forest in the Southern Hemisphere which is in the Vredefort Dome World Heritage Site.

The home is positioned among the natural rock outcrops of the Vredefort Dome, and has delightful picnic spots. It has sweeping views of the Vaal River and spectacular sunsets down the valley. ‘Wild Olive’, is in easy reach of many outdoor activities, such as:

  • fly-fishing
  • birding
  • bow-hunting
  • river-rafting
  • golfing with 2 golf courses available.
  • There is ballooning
  • sky-diving
  • zip lining
  • hiking trails
  • flights in a Tiger Moth as per Ross
  • cycling on the country road
  • and even select shopping in the many antique shops of Parys as well as guided tours of the Dome.

The home ‘Wild Olive’ can easily sleep 10 people. It has 3 main bedrooms en suite, and 2 double bedrooms which share a common bathroom. It is fully furnished, boasts a large garden with braai facilities and an outside area to sit around a fire and gaze up into the star-filled night sky. Wild Olive is a peaceful, secure and delightful place for a family getaway in the country.

Price:

  • R 300.00 p/p per night