Enjoy your perfect holiday accommodation in Paternoster on South Africa's West Coast. When you arrive at Farr Out Guesthouse, located in this sandy bushveld wilderness, you do feel pleasingly remote. A few minutes' drive from Paternoster to Farr Out is not what you would exactly call far.
Crunching up the glinting shell pathway you can see across an indigenous garden and right out to sea. Catch the glimpse of the last manned lighthouse of South Africa situated in nearby Cape Columbine Nature Reserve or listen to the foghorn and cuddle up.
Go on; be extravagant, enjoy your vacation!
Four elegant, luxury tastefully furnished guest rooms plus exciting Wigwam Rising Moon will make your stay comfortable and unforgettable in our guesthouse, owned and managed by German-born Marion and her South African companion Deon. The guesthouse is successfully running since 2005 in Paternoster on the West Coast of South Africa. Your hosts speak English, German and Afrikaans.
Extensive beach walks in Paternoster, trips to the nearby towns of Langebaan and Velddrif or a kayaking holiday make your trip in South Africa eventful and unforgettable.
Go for the perfect 'off the beaten track breakaway' and escape from the daily routine and into fun! Only about 1.5 hours North from Cape Town city centre you will reach Paternoster for a romantic getaway.
The village which acquired its name from the prayers, particularly the "Our Father", offered up by ship wrecked Portuguese sailors, displays traditional fishermen's architecture.
In Paternoster visitors can enjoy beach buggy rides along the coast as well as hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, fishing trips and land and boat-based crayfishing.
The area is renowned as a prime spot for crayfish and a great place for fishing. For those who enjoy nature, Paternoster supports more than 250 species of birds, while the cormorant, sacred ibis and oystercatcher use the coastline as a breeding ground.
Dolphins and whales jumping and breaching are a regular sight and the July to September flower blossoming is a great attraction in the area. Local artists and sculptors who are resident in the village display their work at various galleries and sites in Paternoster. Penguin and seal watching is another absorbing activity.
Becoming well known as the St Tropez of South Africa, the village of Paternoster stays charming along the West Coast. Paternoster is just a casual 1,5 hour's drive North of Cape Town, where past and present meet.
Bare this peaceful feeling in mind and you will get to the right place for your choice of a perfect holiday accommodation.
Paternoster with its vast beaches is a holiday paradise. The fishing village North of Cape Town is well known far beyond the borders of South Africa.
To spend a week's vacation with the variety of recreational activities is very easy. Visitors passing through to Cape Town or Namibia, the Kalahari Transfrontier Park (KTP) or Namaqualand, well known for its famous variety of flowers in spring season, are happy to stopover here for a romantic vacation getaway.
4-star Farr Out Guesthouse in Paternoster is an ideal location for those seeking peace and relaxation during their vacation. Four spacious guest rooms are waiting just for you, plus the very unusual:
One of the highlights of the guest house is "Wigwam Rising Moon". Yes, you read right. A tepee in Southern Africa! Not possible? Indeed, enjoy all the comforts and amenities of a modern holiday accommodation. This will become the highlight of your trip along the West Coast of South Africa. Book the package Wigwam Rising Moon and outdoor wood-fired Hot Tub as a perfect romantic getaway.
Farr Out Guesthouse with your hosts Marion (German and English) and Deon (Afrikaans and English) is looking forward to welcome you to spoil you in this exceptional
Spring Flower Power Special
Stay any 3 nights between Sundays and Fridays and experience our unique wood-fired Hot Tub for free (value R 350).
R 2640 incl breakfast for 2 guests sharing in standard rooms
R 3300 incl breakfast for 2 guests sharing in Wigwam Rising Moon
Valid till 31 October 2014, excludes school holidays and long weekends. Additional nights at standard rate. Mention "Spring Flower Power Special" when booking.
Deon van Schalkwyk is a THETA accredited Tour Guide and is crazy about the West Coast. Above all he has a deep-rooted love for the Beach Buggy and is an enthusiastic 4X4 driver. Deon would love to share his experiences with you. Check out his tailor made excursions.
Prefer self-catering? Check out Quay West, our cosy 2 bedroom lock up and go holiday home (4-star-standard ) just 40m off the Berg River in Velddrif, the gateway to the Bokkom Republic, one of South Africa’s best West Coast holiday destinations, especially for all kinds of water sports, friendly village atmospheres and spectacular scenery, in other words the “best kept secret of the West Coast”.