First snow on the Swartberg Mountains!

We are delighted to report the first snow for 2020! As you might already know, Berluda is situated in the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains and it is icy cold here. We decided to celebrate this special event with some delicious vegetable soup and freshly baked bread. We hope you are also celebrating the little…

Thoughts about Autumn and lockdown

By now we are used to the idea of lockdown, albeit not very excited about it. Life, as we know, changed dramatically over the past few weeks. Coffee dates with friends, a quick chat with the neighbor and even walking the dog became things of the past. Mornings and evenings are starting to get colder…

Thankful Thursday

Even though we have to take a break, we here at Berluda believe there is always light at the end of the tunnel! We had the privilege of quite a busy season, welcoming our special guests from all over the world. We have made many friends, which we consider part of our extended family. As…

Family time with Berluda

Calling all adventurers! We proudly present intimate tours in the Little Karoo with our experienced and qualified guides. Suitable for the entire family, this is the ideal opportunity to bond with your loved ones in a relaxing farm environment.

The beautiful Schoemanshoek.

Tranquility at it’s best! If ever you find yourself looking for us, the Dutch Reformed church will indicate that you are close to a warm welcome and a luxurious farm stay. Just turn left in front of the church to reach four-star hospitality at it’s best. Photo credits: Morne Jonker.

Sandstorm at Berluda

Our guests encountered a Little Karoo sandstorm this week! This was followed by much needed torrential rain, giving our ostriches a well-deserved shower! We are thankful and remain hopeful that there is more to come.