May through to August and sometimes even September can be extremely cold months and guests are encouraged to bring warm clothing.
Snow is not unheard of on the farm during the winter months, Check the weather forecast and if it is predicted be sure to pack your snowboots and hat as well as lots of extra warm dry clothes!
Good to know:
During your stay your room will only be serviced on request.
If one is not able to reach us by phone, emails will be checked at least 3 times a day.
There is a 115 Kva generator that supplies the cottages wih power in the event of loadshedding.
May - September
Great for wedding groups, travel stopovers, or weekends with the kids
Kildare Cottages are situated in the Natal Midlands, 7 kms from Nottingham Road Village and 1 km from the N3.
We are about 4 hours from JHB and just over one hour from DBN.
We are centrally situated on the Midlands Meander and close to Providence, Netherwood, Windmills, Far Side Farm, Fordoun and Clifton School.
Daily milking, Fauna and flora year round
Kildare Cottages reside on a working dairy farm. Freisland cows are milked twice daily, you may see the younger 'heifers' grazing in the fields close to the cottages. There are dams and wetlands that hold a variety of bird species including the annual migration of varieties of cranes and storks. The farm belongs to a conservancy comprised of a number of surrounding properties.
Midmar mile, Comrades, Bridal groups, School holidays
For group bookings, book well in advance and be sure to pay your deposit to secure your reservations.