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If you would like a day outing, we also provide picnic baskets that include wine, snacks, home-made bread or quiche, salads, dessert and coffee! We also have a fireplace for the winter months, a jacuzzi and indoor braai area. Our prices include bed and breakfast, while lunch and dinner is served on request. If you would like a day outing, we also provide picnic baskets that include wine, snacks, home-made bread or quiche, salads, dessert and coffee. The sheltered braai area, created with grass and stone, completes the scene.

Activities include bird-watching, hiking in the beautiful Witkoppe, photography and enjoying nature - mountain bikes are welcome. Don't forget your fishing gear - trout and other fresh water fish abound in the dams. The Memel district is renowned for its spectacular scenery, with rolling upland grasslands, mountains, sandstone cliffs, river valleys and extensive wetlands. The often clear night skies also offer unbeatable star-gazing opportunities. A domestic assistant is available by arrangement, to help ensure that your stay is relaxing and hassle-free

Situated a mere 7km from Memel - the house is central to a wonderful diversity of natural habitats. The wetland is about 30ha in extent and provides the centrepiece for an ideal birding locality. Adjacent to the main building is a lovely, large thatched livingroom/lapa with an indoor braai & logfire for the cold winter evenings. During your stay at Pampoenspruit you can relax at the lapa with its indoor braai facilities, or in front of the fireplace on those cold winter evenings. We can also arrange birdwatching, archery or golf outings during your stay at Pampoenspruit, with wingshooting trips available during the May to August period A range of activities and excursions can be arranged by paging through our in-room information guide. Here you can enjoy exquisite views from your armchair, of the tranquil surroundings and the beauty of the North-eastern Free State.

This is a place of wonder in winter, of log fires and misty moutains and timeless tranquility of a lone fisherman casting into the Ingogo river. The installation of a series of speed humps in the main street has been approved and will take place as soon as possible. This will hopefully encourage drivers to stop at the four way stops and drive down the main street in a sane manner. Rental Cars are readily available for hire at all Gauteng airports, and this is the option preferred by experienced visitors to the area, for whom a car is the only flexible form of transport. Be warned: the spaghetti-like freeway interchanges between the airport and the city are not easily negotiated by novices, who are liable to get lost quickly. The Memel district is renowned for its spectacular scenery, with rolling upland grasslands, mountains, sandstone cliffs, river valleys and extensive wetlands.

Owners Pieter and Maryna de Kock extend a warm welcome to guests at Mahem Country House, a country-style home, named after the stately Crowned Crane found in the region. Enjoy the best in home cooking! One of the highlights of the Mahem experience is the three-course dinner prepared by Maryna - a true culinary feast! Light meals from a menu are also available. Guests can relax in the spacious lounge / dining area, complete with a self-service bar and indoor barbeque. Cold winter evenings can be enjoyed in front of an open log fire.

Tourism and entertainment in Memel

Stress from our life can build up in our bodies as if we would be tiny volcanoes. We sometimes feel that we will erupt in the next second and revenge on people that do not actually deserve it. It is a sign that you need a vacation far away from home, where you will unwind, explore new places and relieve from stress. Book your vacation in Memel, South Africa, and you will have the most amazing relaxing vacation!

Things to do in Memel

Placed in the North Eastern reaches of the Free State, in Thabo Mofutsanyana, Memel is a delightful village surrounded by the waters of the Klip River. It is dominated by the views of impressive mountains and waters, so it offers plenty of beautiful things to do and see here. You can venture in the Drankensberg escarpment at Moorefield, at 25 kilometers away from Memel and hike on Drakensberg Mountains, but exploring the main tourist attraction – Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve – is a must.

Bird watching enthusiasts will savor each and every moment spent on this tiny heaven on earth. Because Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve has over 5000 hectares of enchanting forests and meandering floodplain, it is the home of thousands species of flora and fauna. Take your binoculars with you on this vacation and you will be pleased to discover over 350 bird species. Admire their colorful feathers, charm your ears with their playful chirping and try to catch them in stunning photographs as your souvenirs from this relaxing holiday.

Eliminate stress and just enjoy life. You will not miss those days when your only entertainment was on Live Sex Cams at You will only stay in your room at Memel Getaways to rest overnight, but during the days you will be very busy to explore the tourist attractions, visit a new place and taste a new traditional recipe served in the chic restaurants.

Rent a car in Memel and explore the area around this charming place. Drive 92 kilometres away to visit Nambiti Private Game Reserve, watch the impressive lions in their own habitat and feel like you are about to become their prey. This malaria-free place is populated with giant elephants, fast leopards and strong buffalos that make the world shake when they will pass by you. Venture in the grasslands and savannah, but watch your step!

Have fun in a 4 X 4 adventure that will make you laugh how you haven’t laugh since you were a child. Travel 40 kilometres away from Memel to Volksrust and you will discover here the best 4 X 4 trails for adrenaline junkies. It is in the point where Free State meets with Mpumalanga and Kwa-Zulu Natal and the beauty of the place will make you feel extraordinary.

You will soon discover that tourism is a big deal for people in South Africa. Memel locals will smile at you, they will invite you to dine in their homes and they will make their best to offer you an unforgettable experience in this incredible country. Spend here your vacation and recharge your batteries in the best possible way!