The Plaas Guest House

The Plaas Guest House is situated on a farm in extremely tranquil surroundings. The farm lies in a lovely, lush valley in the foothills of the Soutpansberg Mountain range. Rita and Jan Joubert run and own the guest house. They personally see to the comfort and pleasure of their guests.

Plaas Guest House is situated centrally to Vendaland, called the Land of the Legends, the Northern Limpopo region, the Kruger Park, hiking trails in Venda and around Louis Trichardt and most business centres of the Northern Part of the Limpopo Province, the Province of Peace, of South Africa.


  • Dining room seats 22 guests.
  • Serves hearty, delicious country cooked meals.
  • A large lounge seats 18 persons in large comfortable leather clad furniture.
  • Book lined study with all the necessary communication equipment including internet.
  • Large, cosy barbecue and entertainment area next to a big sparkling swimming pool.
  • Laundry and ironing service.
  • Safe covered parking.


Four en-suite twin bedded rooms and three en-suite double bed rooms are available.

All the rooms have external glass sliding doors leading into a beautiful garden. All the rooms are fully furnished to the highest standards.

Each room has a satellite TV, stocked bar fridge, coffee and tea making facilities, hospitality tray, international multi plug, electronic clock/radio, hairdryer and all the necessary equipment to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

The bathrooms are all furnished with separate baths and showers, fully serviced with towels and toiletries.


  • Farm hiking, uncharted mountain biking, birding, swimming and trampoline.
  • Comprehensive sport facilities are close by in Louis Trichardt.
  • Guided tours by Satour accredited tour guides can be arranged.
  • There are very interesting archaeological and historical sites to be visited nearby.
  • The Venda people are well known for their sculpting, potting and colourful arts and crafts.
  • Several dance groups specialize in traditional dances.
  • Beautiful and mysterious natural sightseeing spots are in the vicinity.

How to get there 

On the N1, at Louis Trichardt, turn toward Kruger National Park, Venda, Thohoyandou onto the R524 going East.
Follow the R524 for 16,3km and turn onto the Piesanghoek Road and follow the Piesanghoek Road for 3 km.
Plaas Gastehuis will be on your left. Our signpost is also on the R524.

It is recommended that high ground clearance vehicles be used.