La Roche Family Cottage in the Soutpansberg Limpopo

Enjoy an exotic, scenic drive straight off the N1 north on the Bluegumspoort road, let your holiday begin!
We are also a great stop-over for exploring the further parts of Africa. The Kruger National Park is also just 155 km away from us.


Rekindle your soul in the unspoilt nature of the Zoutpansberg Mountain with its panoramic views, the clear, star-studded night sky and the all-encompassing silence.

To book us, contact your host Hélène at: 0824 996728

or Michel at: 0722 993526


The La Roche Family Cottage is situated high up on top of a plateau in the scenic Soutpansberg/ Zoutpansberg mountains.

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You will find this the ideal getaway, hiding place for your contemplation and welcoming, refreshing over-night accommodation on your long journey on the N1 to and from Zimbabwe.

The cottage is situated on a family farm just 15 km outside of Louis Trichardt/Makhado, and only 3,8 km on a well-maintained gravel road off the N1 North.

We are about 370 km away from Pretoria.

We are a truly unique family that welcomes you fluently in Afrikaans, English, German, French, Flemish and we also speak the local Venda language.

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The Soutpansberg is home to an exciting variety of birds and a favorite with birders.
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Our cottage lies in a beautiful and tranquil garden from which you can take safe 1-2 hour walks through the amazing flora and moss covered rocks and many unique kinds of lichens.
La Roche Family Cottage is a central point from which you can take breath-taking day trips into our wonderful surroundings and explore the secretive Venda kingdom.

The cottage sleeps 6 people.

It consists of 2 bedrooms with a double bed each.

 1 bedroom with 2 3/4 beds.

1 bathroom with bathtub and shower.

1 separate toilet.

1 fully equipped kitchenette for self catering.

A lovely old-time sitting room with glass doors to the patio.

Sun patio with braai (BBQ) facilities.

From the patio you can hear the flutter and calls of the purple-crested Lourie and be amazed at the magic of African sunsets.

At night the stars on our farm shine so bright and appear so near, you might almost touch them!

You are invited to use our cottage as a retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern city life or use it as a comforting stop-over on your way to and fro Zimbabwe or further.

We supply supper and breakfast on request.

To book us, contact your host Hélène at: 0824 996728

or Michel at: 0722 993526

Escape from the noise of the city and indulge in some good ole days hospitality.
To book us, contact your host Hélène at: 0824 996728
or Michel at: 0722 993526
Come and spend some tranquil days of reading, hiding, reflecting …

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