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Nestled in the beautiful and (aptly named) Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) Valley, The Guardian Guest House and Cottage is the perfect self-catering spot when looking for some serious R&R. Owned by couple Dereck and Sharon Wilson, this family-run accommodation offers both an apartment and free-standing cottage on a 25-acre private estate; both options offering the most breathtaking views of the valley and dramatic Babylonstoren Mountain range.

The cottage is a mix of eclectic lux décor and sleeps up to four in two en-suite upstairs bedrooms. Downstairs, a well-equipped kitchen and a spacious dining and living area, plus a generous patio and braai area make the cottage feel like a luxurious home away from home…. Read more