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Koranna Getaway

Tel :     +27 (0)51 943-7090
Fax :   0866264083
Cell:   +27 (0)82 302-9638    
Email: info@korannagetaway.com
Web:   www.korannagetaway.com
GPS:  S28.89409 E27.30562
Directions to campsite    From Clocolan take the R703 towards Excelsior for 5km. Turn right on the gravelroad (S356) for 18 km. Turn left at the farm entrance: Koranna Wegbreek. Signs give directions to the campsite 9 km further.

General Info
If you don't what so see or hear anyone during your annual getaway, this is the venue for you. All this lies against the ever-impressive backdrop of the magnificent Koranna Mountain in the Eastern Free State.
Our venue is a unique outdoor lifestyle, inspires a feeling of mystery and awe sense of real wonder not to be found anywhere else!!
Perfect venue for corporate days and team building.
Experience your 4x4 vehicle and have some fun with the family (Family team building)
A most enjoyable outing for the family, "a truly unique and unforgettable experience".
There are several beautiful natural areas, with plentiful vegetation, fauna & Flora, panoramic views, magnificent rock formations, Wake up to the sound of farm life and experience the tranquil atmosphere.
Our Lapa are supreme style, spaciousness & comfort for the enthusiastic nature lover, discover our secret!!!
Beautiful picnic spots, playground on site a paradise for children exploring a place full of trees and bird life provide hours of fascinating natural rock pools. Playing on an open lawn.
Relax and have a getaway in a private estate, Lots to do….. Plenty of time to do!

ACCOMMODATION
1. LAPA
Impressive lapa, thatched sandstone with built-in braai and cosy fireplace.
Barbecue facility outside under a tree veranda, where you can learn a game the Basotho play as Marabamaraba.
A fully equipped communal kitchen.
Deep-freeze, microwave oven, cutlery, iron pots etc.
Open- plan working surface, while the cosy fireplace burns.
Big family dinning table, Living and Sitting room in Lapa. Ideal for friends and family seeking an outdoor experience in comfort.
A perfectly positioning lapa "Mind unwind" natural destination for family and friends.
2. Ablution 
Separate ablution facilities with electricity
Showers with warm water and toilets
3. Guini fowl nest (Ou HUT)
Thatched, sandstone chalet with 3 -  1/3, 1/2/ 1/3 units
Main bedroom - ideal for the family or friends
Crisp linen provided bring own bath towels.
Electricity.
4. BOKKRAAL
Unit with 1 double bed sleep 6
Electricity and geyser for warm water, bath and flushing toilet
Fully equipped Kitchen self-catering unit.
This will be a unique experience for family or friends without electricity a unique experience.
Thatched sandstone house Barbecue facilities
Linen provided bring bath towels.
5. Bush camp
Under a witstinkhout boom with fresh tap water. Ideally for the outdoor family & friends eco-trailers.
Ideally suitable for hikers and backpackers merely seeking a bath or bed.
6. Camping grounds around the Lapa. 
Ideal for tents & Caravans. Electricity nearby on lawn near the ablution and lapa for the kids!!!
7. Kaia Kudu and Kaia Ribbok
Two luxury self-catering chalets with own private deck, overlooking the stream from the waterfalls. Surrounded by trees and rocks.
One double bed (sleep2) Crisp linen and bath towels are provided.
Luxury en-suite for family or grandparents. 1 double bed 2/4unit. En-suite bathroom/ablution, Warm shower, toilet. Crisp linen and bath towels provided. Next to lapa with self-catering facilities.
Electricity en-suite shower and toilet. Barbecue facilities.
Convenience, tranquillity and warm hospitality awaits you.
The location of Kaia Kudu/Ribbok is one with nature and a place to dreaming ...

ACTIVITIES
Quad bike
Challenging clearly marked route on a plateau: 22km.
Horseback riding
4 Horses are available for riding on the farm.
Saddles and rides to be booked two days beforehand.
Hiking trails
Various track is available from 3.5 to 12Km.Submit
The best trail is the one leading up the mountain on the 4x4 track passing two waterfalls.
The Hiker's Credo: No man has the right to enjoy and use what nature has to offer unless he is prepared to take up the responsibility of protecting and conserving his natural heritage.
Koranna Getaway 's motto:
Leave only footprints ...
Abseiling
Bring own equipment.
Rock & wall climbing
Swimming
Plenty of watering holes reservoirs and dams to cool of during hot summer days.
Pools under waterfalls as well as natural rock pools in mountainous streams ...
Mountain- bike route
Clearly marked route forms part of the Koranna Two Mountains Cycle race
CYCLE THOUGH NATURE on farm trails excellent activity for the whole family.
Fishing
Numerous dams and steams with fresh water fish bass, carb and barbel.
Golf
Clocolan hosts one of the top ten of the 9-hole golf courses in the country, 28km drive. www.clocolangolfclub.com/
Also bowls and tennis.

FLORA 
Situated in the Korannaberg conservancy, if offers a unique eco-system.
Sweet and Sour vegetation growing form the east and west, meet on the Koranna Getaway KLOOF route. One of the most diverse habitats for flora and Fauna. With no less than 52 indigenous tree species, over 560 plant species; 
The ordinary Taaibos, Gwarrie, Olienhout, Ouhout and Witstinkhout trees are found.
Under waterfall "Overhanging cave" you can witness a flourishing 450 million year old fern, 90% of these species are evergreen.
FAUNA
On the birding side:
Korannaberg has a rich bird life and it is estimated that as many as 277 species can be found in the area. Endangered species such as the Black Eagle and Martial Eagle & Jackal buzzard are frequently seen.
The typical species are: Black Korhaan, Swansons Francolin, Orange river Francolin, Natal Francolin, Helmeted Guineafowl, Red Capped Lark, Rock pigeon, Bokmakierie.
Animal wild life:
Chacma Baboon (mountain baboon)
There are +/- 50 different species of smaller mammals such as Suricate (Stokstert meerkat) Rock Hyrax (dassies), ground squirrel, springhare, mice & hares
Ant bear (aardvark), Warthog, Porcupine. Black-backed Jackal.
Other game that may be spotted is the elusive mountain reedbuck, ribbok, springbok, duiker & steenbok.
Water life:
Bass, barbel and carp fish in dams.
Broadband-grass frog (common river frog)
Platanna etc ...
Wild life in Miniature:
Millipede, Dung beetle, Grasshoppers & termite Scorpion
Reptiles:
Puff adder, (Pofadder), Brounhouse snake, Mole snake, Rinkals. Skaapstekertjie.
Gecko, Blue gecko and many more..