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Korannaberg Adventures’ Selfcatering Silo’s & Stables are situated at the foot of the beautiful Korannaberg Mountain Range in the Excelsior district close to the Eastern Free State. The farm is 2 200 hectares in extent and forms form part of the 7 000 heactares Koranneaberg Conservation area. It’s a nature lovers’ playground, with extensive grasslands on the mountain plateau and lush valley forests in several areas. It offers 769 plant species, 52 different kinds of trees (90% of these species are evergreen), 277 bird species, indigenous animal wild life that roam the grasslands freely and seven picturesque waterfalls, making it the perfect place for bird watching, camping, hiking, mountain biking, etc. Korannaberg’s 4X4 trail is rated amongst the first ten in South Africa with a 3 to 5 difficulty – and also has two 4X4 playpens for the ladies! Quad and mountain bikers will love the adventures that the trails offer and visitors can partake in many other adventures. Amongst these are rock climbing, abseiling, paintball, horseback riding. Perfect for those group weekends to get the team spirit going or simply to break-away to a tranquil setting, were you can relax while you soak up Mother Nature. Taking into account our ideal location, we are geared to offer you an adrenaline pumping, sole-rebuilding, “weer-lus-vir-die-lewe” stay with us. Come on one of our many adventures and discover that the Free State is not flat


Van Zoelenshoek Guesthouse is situated at the foot of the Korannaberg Mountain range in the Excelsior district , Free State (± 30km east of Excelsior). Even though privately owned it forms part of the 7000ha Korannaberg conservation area.

The distances between a few of the bigger centers are as follows:

Bloemfontein-135km • Welkom-155km

Kroonstad-162km • Bethlehem-225km


Our accommodation varies from the lap of luxury to outdoor camping facilities.

The farm House was built before the Boer War (in the 1800’s) from sandstone and set in spectacular natural and historical wonders. House consists of: 2 double, en-suite bedrooms; a family, en-suite bedroom (sleeps 4); Fully equipped self-catering kitchen; living room; dining room and lapa.

The Silo’s are 3 story luxury self-catering units. The silo’s consists of: a main bedroom (sleeps 2); a family bedroom (sleeps 5); Fully equipped open plan self-catering kitchen / dining room / living room and a luxurious bathroom. Ideally suitable for backpackers and hikers merely seeking a bed, each stable can accommodate 8-12 people. Separate ablution facilities for gents and ladies.

Our camping grounds offer: ablution facilities with warm water, electricity and braai facilities with wood.Finally there's the “Holkrans”, an overhanging cave surrounded by trees and secluded by a waterfall. Rent a hammock and experience the real outdoors.


4x4 Route (at least 3 vehicles), Quad bike adventures, Hiking Trails, Horseback Riding, Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Paint Ball, African Drumbeating.



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