THE COUNTRY HOUSE
DIRECTIONS TO THE COUNTRY HOUSE, BOESMANSRIVER, BONNIEVALE
GPS Co-ordinates: 34° 2' 3.052" S 19° 59' 5.686" E
ROUTE ONE WESTERN CAPE
From Robertson(R60), continue straight ahead in an easterly direction. Voortrekker Street. Pass wineries including, Roodezandt, Robertson and Klipdrift. At the circle, turn right on to the R317. On the R317 pass wineries like Smithfield, Bon Courage, De Wets Hof, Van Loveren. After Van Loveren (16 kilometres from the circle) turn right. Cross Red Bridge(Breede). Continue along the R317 for about 10ks, pass Langverwacht/Janeza wineries. NB Do NOT take the tar road that says McGregor, but the one to your right after that. It says Boesmansrivier. Travel for about 6 kilometres until you reach a newly completed low-level bridge. Cross the bridge and take the dirt road to McGregor for 4 kilometres. On your left you will see a sign for the Country House. Turn left and travel for about 100 metres. At the ground level sign, turn left.
ROUTE TWO FROM N2
On the N2, 20 kilometres after Riviersonderend you will see the hamlet of Stormsvlei. Turn left onto the R317, direction of Bonnievale. After travelling along the R317 for 7 kilometres on tar, through an aloe rich ravine, take the dirt road to your left that says McGregor. After about 5 kilometres turn left again. You are still on dirt. Travel a further 7 kilometres until you reach the newly completed lowlevel bridge. Turn left and cross the bridge and take the dirt road towards McGregor for 4 kilometres. On your left you will see a sign saying Gooding’s Groves Country House. Turn left and travel for about 100 metres, turn left at the fork (Ground level sign ‘Gooding’s Groves’) and very soon you will become aware of an olive grove on your right.
WELCOME TO GOODING’ S GROVES COUNTRY HOUSE.