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GUEST FARM - est 1935

Operating since 1935.  We are the  oldest guest farm in South Africa.


Welcome to Melton Wold Guest Farm, where the timeless beauty of the Karoo meets warm hospitality and unforgettable experiences. Nestled amidst rolling hills and vast open spaces, Melton Wold Guest Farm offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Established in 1935, our historic farm invites you to step back in time and immerse yourself in the rich heritage of the South African countryside. We are the oldest guest farm in South Africa. From a historic guest house offering cozy guest rooms in an English styled farmhouse to a lush green grassed camp site, our accommodation options provide a comfortable retreat for travelers seeking relaxation and adventure alike.

But it's not just about where you lay your head at night – it's about the experiences that await you. Step outside and explore the vast expanse of the Karoo landscape by hiking or biking on the expansive property, where you'll discover the region's rich biodiversity and maybe even spot some of its elusive wildlife. Or, for a truly unforgettable experience, lose yourself in the wonder of stargazing under the crystal- clear Karoo skies, where the universe seems to stretch out before you in all its
infinite glory. 
Discover the regions diverse birdlife, or simply relax alongside the pool or on the guest house veranda savouring a drink from our ladies bar, The Deer and Pheasant. On the farm we offer a range of activities including bowling, croquet, boules, pool, table tennis, putt-putt as well as a playground and trampoline for the children. We are a working sheep and game farm therefore there is always something to see and experience.

Of course, no visit to Melton Wold would be complete without indulging in the farm's renowned farm-to-table cuisine. Savor the flavours of the Karoo with every mouthwatering bite, as we strive to source almost all our ingredients from the farm. Karoo lamb will definitely be on the menu a culinary experience you won't soon forget. We strive to keep our dishes local and simple.

Whether you're a solo traveller in search of solitude, a couple seeking a romantic escape, or a family looking for adventure, Melton Wold Guest Farm offers something for everyone. So why settle for ordinary when you can experience the extraordinary?
Contact us to book your stay at Melton Wold Guest Farm today and discover the magic of the Karoo like never before.

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