The Fernery
The Fernery
The Fernery
The Fernery

The Tsitsikamma is an area of exceptional beauty that offers a large variety of activities to be enjoyed by visitors, whether they be adrenaline junkies or those seeking peace and quiet. On the Forest Ferns Estate, which is bordered on 2 sides by plantations, the following activities are available:

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Activities at the Fernery Lodge and Surrounds

Whether you're an energetic morning jogger, bird watcher, mountain biker or simply want to lounge around the pool there is something for everyone at the Fernery.

The Spa

For those who want to fully relax and need a little pampering, you can choose from a selection of treatments at our spa situated in the Lodge. (Kindly note that the spa hours are limited. To avoid disappointment, please ensure to book in advance. Thank you)

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Outdoor Activities on the Estate

  • 1 x swimming pools, 1 x jacuzzi, 1 x sauna.
  • Guided Cycle Tours - Book Now
  • Guided Hiking Tours of Storms River Mouth
  • Birding - our bird list for farm sightings now numbers over 165 birds. (A birding page of the more common species can be collected at reception)
  • Mountain bikes are available for rental and there are a number of cycling routes through the plantations - Book Now
  • Fishing - fishing rods and lures can be rented from the reservation office.
  • Rowing boats on the dam.
  • Garden tour - Book Now.

Activities in the area

  • The Dolphin Trail -
  • Fynbos cheese farm lunches
  • Zipline (Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures)
  • Treetop Canopy Tour (Storms River Adventures)
  • Kayaking & Lilo on ocean and river gorge (Untouched Adventures)
  • Bungee jumping (Bloukrans Bridge)
  • Tsitsikamma Segway Tours (Storms River Village)
  • Elephant Sanctuary (The Crags, near Plettenberg Bay)
  • Tenikwa Wild Cat and Wild Life sanctuary (The Crags)
  • Birds of Eden (The Crags,) Monkeyland (The Crags)
  • Plettenberg Game Reserve game viewing - Landrover or horse back (Plettenberg Bay)
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