26 May

A Closer Look at Hartbeespoort

Hartbeespoort or Harties is a small town situated on the slopes of the Magaliesberg Mountain and known for the Hartbeespoort Dam and the rapids of the Crocodile River. It’s also only an hour’s drive from Koesterfontein Glamping Farm! There are also many great things to do and although the town is small, it has a...
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18 May

Campfire cooking recipes

    Part 1 At Koesterfontein Glamping Farm you have the option of cooking in the beautiful kitchen or over your campfire, but we wanted to share a series of yummy campfire cooking recipes with you for your next trip to Koesterfontein Glamping Farm… Because even glampers love a good braai! Chicken Cream Sauce Potjie...
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2 May

Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij

      Looking for something to do while glamping it up at Koester Farm? Get cheesy at Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij just outside of Hartbeespoort and about 40 minutes’ drive from Koesterfontein Farm. Van Gaalen is based in Skeerpoort, a village at the foot of the Magaliesberg Mountains. They are open six days a week...
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13 Apr

Easterrific facts

It’s almost time for Easter and that means holidays, lots of Easter Eggs, Lindt bunnies, and the Easter Bunny. But have you ever wondered where all of these Easter traditions came from? We have a healthy curiosity here at Koesterfontein Glamping Farm and we wanted to share what we found on our Easter hunt with...
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30 Mar

What to consider when booking a glamping site

At Koesterfontein Glamping Farm, we take our glamping very seriously. We love that it combines all the fun of camping with the comfort of a hotel. Most of all, we want you to have the best experience with Koesterfontein Glamping Farm and glamping in general. And now that you know what glamping is, we’d like...
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11 Mar

The importance of taking time off

  We all have very busy lives and sometimes we can get caught in the rat race. Chasing our pipe dreams, stuck in traffic (physically and emotionally), and just plain tired! Our leave builds up, we work late and for what? Doe Zantamata, author, artist, and photographer said the following: “Taking time to do nothing...
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2 Mar

Glamping Tips

Now that you are familiar with glamping and what is available at Koesterfontein Glamping Farm, we wanted to share some glamping tips with all of our wonderful glampers. We hope these tips will help make your stay unforgettable: Fancy food – Pack yummy food and drinks to prepare in our fully equipped kitchens or braai...
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15 Feb

What to do around Koester Glamping Farm

Besides bird watching, hiking, bike riding, and, most importantly, relaxing, there are many things to do in the area surrounding Koesterfontein Glamping Farm. We’ve made a list of activities, restaurants, and attractions that you can visit while holidaying at Koesterfontein Glamping Farm. (Distances are in kilometres from Koesterfontein Glamping Farm): All sorts of fishing at...
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7 Feb

What is glamping?

Camping equals dirt, bugs, and stuffy tents. And yes, it has beautiful scenery, fresh air, and the great outdoors going for it… but it’s mostly marred by the bugs and stuffy tents thing. However, we have hope for all the non-campers out there. Enter glamping… going from roughing it to loving it! Glamping, or glamorous...
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