Mont Plaisir is a child-friendly working farm located 5 km out of Fouriesburg, with four luxurious fully equipped self catering units and one B&B in the historic Old Main House. These are set in a beautiful garden with lots of old trees, lawns and spectacular views.
All buildings have fireplaces and their own braai facilities (fire wood is provided). The units are all fully equipped and include bedding and bath towels. All beds are either queen size or single, with extra length mattresses.
The farm is surrounded by peaceful mountains with excellent quality sweet water from the fountain on the farm.
Fouriesburg is situated in the Brandwater Basin, south of Bethlehem, in the Golden Gate area, and offers you the fantastic scenery of the Red Mountains, the White Mountains, the Maluti Mountains, the splendid Golden Gate National Park and many historic sites from the Anglo-Boer War. It is ideal for out-door activities, such as hiking, horse riding, fishing, 4x4, quad biking and abseiling, but for those who just want to relax it is also the place to be.
Hourly horse rides are also offered on the farm and 4x4 day trips in the area and into Lesotho with its majestic Maluti Mountains, the Katse Dam, the various nature reserves, and of course snow skiing in winter at Afri-ski. For the more adventures several overnight tours into Lesotho are also offered.
En-suite bathrooms, under floor heating, fully equipped kitchenS, coffee and tea facilities.
Bethlehem 50 km
Clarens 35 km
Ficksburg 49 km
The Chalet is a nice self catering unit. Set with the front to the west,it offers from the veranda a fully un-obstructed view and the most stunning sunsets over the White Mountains. It has one bedroom with a Queen-size bed and a three-quarter bed and an en-suite bathroom (shower and bath). It has a comfortable fully equipped kitchen and a nice lounge opening to the veranda. In the lounge is a double sleeper couch. This unit is perfect for a family with some children. The chalet has a nice fire place and a panel heater.
The Farm House is a large charming and beautifully restored farm house, partly built from sandstone. It has a spacious lounge with fireplace and a comfortable large fully equipped kitchen. There are three bedrooms, and two bathrooms. It will accommodate six persons, based on two persons per room, but the bedrooms are large enough to put in additional beds when required. It is beautifully located under large old trees in the garden. This unit is perfect for a larger family or for a group of friends who enjoy comfort and style.
The Field Cottage is a little jewel, something special. This exceptionally beautiful unit is build from sandstone and thatch and will offer you full privacy and luxurious comfort. It is situated on a slope overlooking the valley and the mountains and you will see lots of birds and wild live. It has a spacious beautifully furnished lounge with fireplace. It has one bedroom with en-suite bathroom (shower) and a double sleeper couch in the lounge.
The Rondawel is a nice romantic unit, built from sandstone and thatch. It has one bedroom with en-suite bathroom (shower) and a sleeper couch in the lounge. There is a small but fully equipped kitchen and in the lounge is a nice fire place. It is beautifully located under large old trees in the garden. This unit is perfect for a couple or for a couple with one or two children. It has a comfortable fully equipped kitchen. There is a beautiful thatched veranda from which you can enjoy the sunset over the mountains.
In this historic sand stone mansion is a beautifully furnished and decorated bedroom with a large en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. The room is situated at a beautiful stoep with built-in braai and has its own entrance. There are coffee and tea facilities. The braai and a fridge are at your disposal. It is very suitable for a couple who prefer to dine out or just want to prepare a casual supper on the braai.
From Johannesburg - Take the N3 in the direction of Durban. Just after the Engen Vaal-1 stop, take the off ramp “Villiers/Frankfurt R26”.
Follow the direction to Frankfurt on the R26. You’ll pass Frankfurt and just after Frankfurt you have to turn left into the direction of Reitz on the R26. From this turn off it is about 110 km straight to Bethlehem. When you enter Bethlehem just follow the road and at the first robot continue straight on, as well on the second robot. Then you come to a “four stop”. Here you turn right. At robot number 6 (on the corner of KFC), you turn left into Commissioner Street. This street will take you out of Bethlehem and back onto the R26. After about 50 km you will see a crossing with a road sign indicating left to Fouriesburg and right to Stasie. Here you will also see the road sign “Mont Plaisir” to the right in the direction of Stasie. Turn right. After about 4 km on the Stasie road you will see the second road sign “Mont Plaisir” just opposite the entrance gate.