AA Quality Assured Rietfontein Guest Farm has just been awarded an AA quality Assured, Highly Recommended endorsement status in the category Self-Catering Cottages/Chalets for the coming year. We look forward to welcoming our guests in the year ahead and to be part of their experience in the beauty of the Klein Karoo.
At Rietfontein we have a Field Camera to record activities at the waterholes. It gives an indication of animal behaviour and times they frequent the waterhole looking for water or food. As can be seen, the baboons rule, which leaves very little or no food for the game. It is dry in our area and food
Cheetah can be viewed close by….. The cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) is a large felid of the subfamily Felinae that occurs mainly in eastern and southern Africa and a few parts of Iran. The only extant member of the genus Acinonyx, the cheetah was first described by Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber in 1775. The
Red Hartebeest can be viewed closeby….. The red hartebeest is a species of even-toed ungulate in the family Bovidae found in Southern Africa. More than 130,000 individuals live in the wild. The red hartebeest is closely related to the tsessebe and the topi. Scientific name: Alcelaphus buselaphus caama Higher classification: Hartebeest Rank: Subspecies Alcelaphus buselaphus
Rietfontein Guest Farm Swimming Pool in great condition with views to match….