Piketberg accommodation

Pampoen Fontein


Selected by The Greenwood Guide to South Africa, 2nd edition

Text written by Simon Greenwood

I have to admit, just the directions had me salivating on this one. Sure enough, after nine slow kilometres up a winding mountain pass, I found myself torn between two delicious views. To the west I could see across the valley floor to the Piketberg beyond (surely one of the best sunset spots in South Africa), while to the east the late afternoon sun was busy doing wonderful things to the craggy Witsenberg. In its own mini-valley between the two [...]