Willow Weir Cottage is one of the original stone houses on the Walkersons Estate, that has been lovingly and tastefully refurbished into a magnificent 5 bedroom luxury house. It is situated right on a weir on the Lunsklip river, that runs through the Estate, and you can watch a family of otters at play early mornings and evenings.
The house has 5 bedrooms and bathrooms, one bathroom being off-suite, the other 4 all en-suite. The kitchen is extremely well equipped for preparation of a simple cup of coffee to a 5 course gourmet meal. The house is also serviced daily by Estah, so you just need to relax and enjoy your stay!
5 bedrooms , 5 bathrooms, 4 are ensuite – Sleeps 10 maximum.
All beds can be converted as 2 single beds or one queen size bed, with the exception of one twin room.
Beds have memory foam pillow tops for extra comfort.
Open plan dining room, kitchen and lounge with TV, DSTV and cosy fireplace and views over the estate.
A comfy veranda which offers outside dining and braai facilities, wood is provided.
Fully equipped with all appliances including dishwasher, microwave and wine cooler fridge
The cottage is also fully equipped with:
Sufficient towels and bed linen.
Daily Housekeeping service, includes washing dishes, making beds, cleaning bathrooms and cleaning out the braai and fireplace.
Any additional work required must be negotiated directly with Estah at an additional fee.
The house has full stock of firewood for the lounge fire and the veranda fire.
Four kilometres of perennial rivers flow through the valley, 14 lakes and dams, all stocked with rainbow trout which makes Walkersons a fly-fisher’s paradise.
Walkersons has implemented a permit system for fishing. River fishing is only allowed if you have a Permit from the Department of Fisheries, the Walkersons permit is not valid for river fishing.
You will not be allowed to fish on the Walkersons waters unless you have, on your person, the fishing permit for the house you are staying at. Other rules associated with the permit: catch and release preferred, max two per rod, fish must be consumed on the property, no fish allowed to be transported off the property. Guests caught transporting fish off the property will be charged with poaching and fined.
Willow Weir has been allocated 5 fishing permits. Esther will give the permits to guests and collect them. Non return of the permit will cost R700 to replace.
Mountain Biking;Walking; Birding; Picnics; Hikes; Game Viewing
Access: Tar Road.
- Indoor fireplace
- Equipped kitchen
- BBQ / Braai
- Satellite TV (DSTV)
- Bird watching
- Mountain biking
- Hiking or trail running
Willow Weir is such an amazing venue, and you can see that it has so much “love” from its owners it really stands out as a venue of choice.Dave McKenzie