REDISCOVER SERENITY AT RAPTOR RISE IN TULBAGH
December 19, 2017
Tulbagh in the Western Cape is one of those rare South African regions that manages to astound with its natural splendour every time you cross its boundaries. This fertile and exquisitely beautiful valley features a host of well-tended working farms, and the town itself is filled with artists, historical landmarks and plenty to see and do.
is an elegant, yet charming, self-catering getaway destination on the outskirts of the town of Tulbagh, on the banks of the Klein Berg River. Here, guests are invited to unwind and drink in the inimitably tranquil atmosphere for which the region is known as they overlook enjoy stunning views of the Winterhoek and Witzenberg mountain ranges from the private cottage or well-appointed units near the farmstead.
Named for the birds of prey that frequent the thermal currents between these mountain ranges, Raptor Rise
is owned and managed by proprietors Bill and Averil Slater. This passionate pair has worked tirelessly to tailor create a serene space, where visitors can enjoy a singular combination of privacy and comfort. This includes a variety of self-catering units in various configurations throughout on their working olive- and cattle farm.
is tailormade for couples’ excursions, but also makes a great venue for smaller, intimate events or family occasions for up to 32 people. Guests are invited to rent out all the accommodation and make the venue “their own” for a weekend or longer – just remember to plan ahead. Raptor Rise
is very popular with guests from all over the country and across the pond, so it’s always best to book your spot with plenty of time to spare.
For more information on this exceptional getaway destination in the Western Cape, visit the Raptor Rise
website or get in touch with their reservations team directly. This remarkable accommodation venue
truly offers everything you need for a restorative getaway. Book your spot today and get ready to unwind in one of the Boland’s most scenic regions.
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