Riverbend RUSTICA Accommodation

RUSTICA cottages have access to the large games room and lounge next to the river where they can make use of the shared catering facilities. The games room has a fully fitted kitchen, outside braai area and a pizza oven on the spacious deck.

All cottages are pet friendly providing that your pets are friendly towards the farm dogs. There is limited access to mobile networks in these cottages and no wifi.

Activities on the Farm

Riverbend Olive Farm is ideal for those wishing to escape the city for a couple of nights and share in our little piece of paradise!


A swim in the river is the perfect way to cool down in the hot Summer months!

Fishing & Cycling

Bring your own rod and tackle or bicycle. Ideal for novice- or serious fisherman!


Bring walking shoes and enjoy a hike up the mountain. The views are magnificent!


Canoes are available for hire should you wish to enjoy a paddle up the river.

Baliff Cottage

Pet Friendly

Baliff Cottage is the renovated house where the water bailiff who controlled the water flow in the canal used to live.

The cottage with large balcony overlooking an olive grove, sleeps seven in three inter leading rooms. Two toilets and a shower room are attached. Tea and coffee facilities are found in the central kitchenette.

Gate Cottage

Pet Friendly

Gate cottage is a renovated 100 year old stone cottage with an ensuite shower and toilet. It sleeps two and has tea and coffee facilities.

Honeymoon Cottage

Pet Friendly

Honeymoon cottage is a wooden cottage which sits on stilts overlooking the river. It consists of one room with a double bed. The shower and toilet are ensuite.

Lean to Cottage

Pet Friendly

Lean to cottage is a wooden cottage sleeping three people overlooking the river. It has tea and coffee facilities and an ensuite shower and toilet.

Games Room

Keeping the kids busy

We have a games room which will keep the kids and family busy on those rainy days. 

Find out how to get to the farm.

Download Directions to the Farm Below

Riverbend farm boasts a number of self catering cottages for hire. With cottages situated on the banks of the Breede river, guests can relax and enjoy the tranquil setting with views of the surrounding olive groves and mountains. If you need to get hold of us: or +27 82 927 9763

NB: Please check before starting your journey if the river is in flood. If
it is, you will need to follow alternate directions.