Situated in the secluded hamlet of Herold on the famous Route 62 and part of South Africa’s sublime Garden Route, Over the Mountain Guest Farm offers warm hospitality and comfortable accommodation.
Forming part of the original nineteenth century town of Herold, Over The Mountain brings new meaning to the word ‘relaxation’. Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and stay for a few days or overnight on your way.
The old Police Station now serves as a the reception, stunning dining area, public lounge and small conference room. The original features including the wooden floors, doors and windows have been retained adding to the charm of this already idyllic space. The old Post Office has been lovingly restored and renovated to provide comfortable accommodation across the four en-suite bedrooms. Whether your preference is Mountain Biking, Hiking, Bird-watching, Sightseeing, Painting or Cooking, make Over the Mountain Guest Farm your destination. Our accommodation and hospitality will have you enjoying the stunning surroundings of this picturesque part of the South African landscape.
Most rooms large enough to accommodate bicycles. Water in all rooms and tap water available.
The Tea Garden
The dog friendly tea Garden at Over the Mountain Guest Farm is open every day of the week from 10:00 to 16:00.
Experience the beautiful setting of this lovely tea garden where every item on the menu taste like a small piece of heaven. Many say it is the best scones they have ever tasted, “the way my mother used to make them…” Not to mention the best cinnamon cake you will ever taste. The pancakes and other light meals are also highly recommended.