Whilst some people will want to enjoy maximum time in the comfort and privacy of our self catering Magoebaskloof accommodation, the surrounding area will beckon them to the enjoyment of nature and the outdoors.
There are many dams and rivers in the vicinity where trout fishing is a big reason to explore. The river fishing locations offered from Boscobel Cottages are quiet and wild guaranteed to fulfil any fisherman's dream while staying at our self catering Magoebaskloof accommodation.
Fishing Permits are arranged by the owners on request when you book.
Ours self catering Magoebaskloof accommodation is famous for its variety of bird life, and walks on the property and will thrill any novice or experienced birder, who may encounter the rare bat hawk, the elusive Narina Trogon, or perhaps a thrilling sighting of a Crested Flycatcher . . . and many more. A professional bird guide can be booked in advance for personally guided bird walks.
For the really energetic, bring your mountain bike and explore the many byways of the area which abounds in forests, water and stunning scenery. A comprehensive map of the property and surrounding countryside, including suggested routes is available at Boscobel Cottages.
The opportunities to just walk at your own pace and enjoy nature are endless, and there is a marked trail on the property, pointing out features of interest and delight.
In the greater area, other opportunities for walks and hikes are many grassland and indigenous forest walks are available near Magoebaskloof Hotel and in the quaint village of Haenertsburg.
Eating out: If you do not feel like cooking, there are several restaurants from which to choose, located on the Magoebaskloof road and in the Village of Haenertsburg.
The area is renowned for clean air, summer mists and frosty winters. Always bring something warm to wear in all seasons while coming to enjoy our Accommodation.