|The truly magnificent mountains and Agatha forests above Tzaneen are home to Sherwood's,a charming family owned Country House.Ultimate privacy and tranquility are ensured.With 6 en-suite classic and deluxe classic rooms.Some have fireplaces and spectacular views from your private verandah.Sample the breathtaking views on country walks or mountain biking.Birdwatching,pool.Relax in the bar,before savouring delicious country cuisine.Kruger Park 1 hour.TGCSA 4 - star Guest House.Italian spoken. |
Attractions / Things to do
|WHAT TO DO IN THE REGION|
A tourist information directory is available at reception ,filled with information and maps on places to visit in and around our Letaba area,including:-
Historical & archaelogical sites
Nature and wild life
Sporting and leisure amenties
Roadside stalls and tea gardens.
Agatha Crocodile Ranch
Cheetah Project – Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre
Coach House Nougat Kitchen Agatha
EFAF Elephant Back Safari
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve -Tsonga Kraal Museum
Horseriding – Fillyway
Kruger National Park – Phalaborwa Gate 120 km - approximately 1 hour and 15 minute drive from Sherwood’s.An enjoyable day trip.
Khamai Reptile Park – Swadini
Karosswerkers –community woman’s craft project
Pekoe View tea estate and garden
Wegraakbosch farm with locally produced cheeses and dairy
Tzaneen museum – Tours in German on request
Modjadi Cycad forest and nursery
Woodbush indigenous forest
Debegeni water falls on the Magoebaskloof Pass ( another lovely spot for a picnic lunch)
The Letaba garden route
Golf courses locally : Orangedene Golf Club (9 hole)
Tzaneen Country Club (18 hole)
Hans Merensky Country Club (at Phalaborwa 18 hole)
The picturesque town of Haenertsburg
Vervet Monkey Project
|Services / Facilities|
|ROOM DISCRIPTION AND FACILITIES SHERWOOD’S COUNTRY HOUSE – **** country house|
STANDARD CLASSIC ROOMS: ( rates as per classic rooms)
Two double bedrooms with en-suite shower or bath facility,TV with satellite viewing,tea and coffee facility ,private entrance to the garden,laundry facility,non-smoking (smoking permitted on main verandah of guesthouse),hairdryer,clockradio,international plugs request at reception,free standing or ceiling fan,safe facility either in room or at reception,valet service to room on request,guest toiletries and towels,room service on request at reception,room size approximately 28 square metre.
Two double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms ,bath and shower facility ,fireplace,mini bar,private verandah leading onto the garden, TV with satellite viewing,tea and coffee facility ,laundry facility,non-smoking (smoking permitted on private and main verandahs),hairdryer,clockradio,international plugs request at reception,free standing or ceiling fan,safe facility either in room or at reception,valet service to room on request,guest toiletries and towels,room service on request at reception,room size approximately 35 square metres.
DELUXE CLASSIC ROOMS:
Two spacious double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms ,bath and shower facility ,fireplace,mini bar,private verandah with spectacular views over Agatha mountains,main entrance to rooms leading out onto the gardens, TV with satellite viewing,tea and coffee facility ,laundry facility,non-smoking (smoking permitted on private and main verandahs),hairdryer,clockradio,international plugs request at reception,free standing or ceiling fan,safe facility either in room or at reception,valet service to room on request,guest toiletries and towels,electric shaving point in bathroom,room service on request at reception,room size approximately 60 square metres.
Accredited 4 star country house & semi –finalist AA Travel Accommodation Awards
Credit cards welcome
Walks on property and surrounding area
Mountain bikes , Swimming pool , Birdwatching
No dogs allowed
Catering continental and english breakfast ,light lunches – sandwiches or cold platters,dinners four course set menu – reservations by 13h00
Fully licensed bar
Car ports at main parking area
Check in time from 14h00 – late arrival to be advised before arrival
Check out time 10h30
Security - electric fencing activated 24 hours ,burglar proofing
S.A. RATE SHEET
SHERWOOD'S COUNTRY HOUSE
P O BOX 3033 / 28 PIGEONHOLE
TZANEEN /OLD COACH ROAD
0850 / AGATHA - TZANEEN
STANDARD CLASSIC & CLASSIC DOUBLE:R390.00PER PERSON SHARING B&B
STANDARD CLASSIC & CLASSIC SINGLE :R455.00PER PERSON SHARING B&B
DELUXE DOUBLE:R520.00PER PERSON SHARING B&B
DELUXE SINGLE:R640.00PER PERSON SINGLE B&B
****SINGLE CORPORATE SPECIAL RATE R345.00P.P. B&B
DINNERS SET MENU FROM R130.00 P.P.
CREDIT CARDS WELCOME
RATES VAT INCLUSIVE
*1 NIGHTS ACCOMODATION AT TIME OF BOOKING (CASH OR CREDIT CARD)
*BOOKING CAN ONLY BE CONFIRMED ONCE A DEPOSIT HAS BEEN RECEIVED
*CANCELLATIONS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL IS:
- LESS THAN 7 DAYS FORFEIT THE FULL DEPOSIT
- FROM 7 TO 14 DAYS FORFEIT 75% OF THE DEPOSIT
- FROM 14 TO 21 DAYS FORFEIT 50% OF THE DEPOSIT
- FROM 21 TO 28 DAYS FORFEIT 25% OF THE DEPOSIT
*ONLY FAXED CANCELLATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
*NON-ARRIVALS ARE SUBJECT TO FULL PAYMENT OF BOOKING
*CHECK IN TIME :FROM 14H00 (PLEASE ADVISE LATE ARRIVALS)
CHECK OUT TIME :10H30
|FROM (JOHANNESBURG )O R TAMBO AIRPORT TAKE N1 TO PRETORIA - 45 MINUTES.|
FROM PRETORIA ON THE N1 CONTINUE IN THE POLOKWANE DIRECTION - 3 HOURS TO POLOKWANE
JUST BEFORE POLOKWANE CENTRAL TAKE THE RIGHT TURN OFF R71 TO TZANEEN.
CONTINUE ON THE R71, PASS THE UNIVERSITY OF THE NORTH ON YOUR LEFT AND PASS THE ZCC MORIA CHURCH & VILLAGE ON YOUR RIGHT TO HAENERTSBURG (STAY ON THE R71 AT ALL TIMES) – 45 MINUTES .
PASS HAENERTSBURG ON YOUR RIGHT,STILL CONTINUE ON THE R71 THROUGH MAGOEBASKLOOF PASS - 38 KM.
ARRIVE AT A T-JUNCTION TURN RIGHT ONTO THE R36.
CONTINUE ON THE R36 IN THE DIRECTION TO LYDENBURG/TZANEEN SOUTH,UNTIL YOU ARRIVE AT A THREE WAY STOP - 10KM.
TURN RIGHT AT THE THREE WAY STOP INTO AGATHA MOUNTAIN.
TRAVEL 11KM UP THE MOUNTAIN TO ANOTHER T-JUNCTION.
AT THE T-JUNCTION TURN LEFT ,TRAVEL 2 KM TO SHERWOOD’S COUNTRY HOUSE WHICH YOU WILL FIND OUR GREEN GATES ON YOUR LEFT HAND SIDE – PLEASE DRIVE IN.
You may also visit our website at www.sherwoods.co.za and print a map .