The perfect stay


Merino Stal Guest Farm

Break away from the hustle and bustle of city life by enjoying a pleasurable and serene stay at Merino Stal Guest Farm.

We pride ourselves on being one of the finest guest farms in the greater Ermelo, Mpumalanga area. We offer luxurious, comfortable accommodation in the form of a fully equipped self-catering apartment, with two uniquely decorated en-suite bedrooms, with the added benefit of a 6-sleeper option with a sleeper couch. Ideal for a weekend breakaway with family or friends.
Nurture your soul with an amazing view of the farm, with blesbuck, cattle and sheep running around, your feet up in the air, enjoying the fresh air, relaxing, and soaking up the sunshine. This will open the door to a true Agri Tourism experience. For those who wish to spend more time outdoors, this would be the perfect getaway. There is a vast variety of fauna and flora in the area.

We as a family has put our heart and soul into creating a unique, exceptional and environmentally friendly self-catering unit – this is the first bale house on our guest farm.

Note: Smoking is allowed outside (please be conscious about veldfires), the house is a non-smoking facility.

We are located 25km’s outside of Ermelo, an ideal stopover from O.R Tambo International Airport on your way to St Lucia, the Kruger National Park or Swaziland. Merino Stal is only a 10-minute drive (7km) from the esteemed Smitsfield Wedding Venue, 19km from Kralinbergh Wedding Venue and 37km’s from Florence Wedding Venue in Chrissiesmeer. It is an easy 2 hours 30 minutes' drive from Gauteng

Our facilities

• Covered parking                     • Satellite TV
• Fully equipped kitchen                     • Internet via Wi-Fi
• Fireplace / built-in braai                     • Gas stove
• Fully furnished apartment                     • Fridge
• Microwave                     • Hairdryer
• Iron and board                    

Enjoy what farm life has to offer:

• Cycling on the farm                     • Bird watching
• Swimming (in the lake)                     • Trail running on the farm
• Bass fishing *                    
• Seasonal night hunting (small game) *
• Farm tour *
* Need to arrange prior to arrival

Nearby activities

• Golf (Ermelo Golf Club)
• Chrissiesmeer (30min drive)
• Swaziland (1-hour drive) golf, spa, shopping



Room 1


This luxurious room offers a double bed with an en-suite bathroom (shower only), toiletries, hairdryer and free Wi-Fi. Single or double occupancy.

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Room 2


This luxurious room offers a king size bed (or two single beds) and an en-suite bathroom (shower and bath), toiletries, and free Wi-Fi. Single or double occupancy.

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Toiletries
  • Desk



1 Person 2 Persons 3 Persons 4 Persons 5 Persons 6 Persons
Weekend R 1250 pn R 1400 pn R 1700 pn R 2200 pn R 2700 pn R 3000 pn
Midweek R 990 pn R 1200 pn R 1500 pn R 1900 pn R 2300 pn R 2600 pn

0-2 years free
3-12 years half price
From 13 years full price
Check in: 14:00 – 19:00
Check out: 10:00

*Rates are per night for the entire unit



House Rules

House Rules

Refundable breakage deposit of R500.
All outstanding funds are due 5 days before arrival.
If your check-in times are outside of the set times, please arrange a different check-in time at least 2 days prior to your arrival.
To ensure a pleasant stay for our guests and respect for nature and our guest farm, we enforce the following Terms and Conditions very strictly.
- No fires except at the designated fire areas
- No littering
- No damage to the property
- No excessive noise
- No feeding or touching the animals
- No entry at the farms operating areas
All facilities are used at own risk. The owner/manager does not accept any liability or legal responsibility whatsoever for any damage, loss or injuries which may result of using the facilities or any other injuries or damages visitors may suffer at this guest farm.
- No smoking is allowed in the house.
- No pets are allowed, except by special arrangement for guide dogs.
- No items are to be removed from the house.
The breakage deposit will be refunded within 2 weeks after your stay and may be affected:
- If there are any traces, signs or smells indicating that someone was smoking in the house
- If any items are missing, broken or damaged, the replacement value will be subtracted from the deposit
- If there are stains on the linen, the linen will be replaced, and the costs will be subtracted from the deposit
- Any cost incurred to rectify the unit after the stay will be subtracted from the breakage deposit
Payments: 10% of the full accommodation amount is payable at the time of the booking to confirm the reservation. The balance is due 5 days prior to your arrival.

Cancellation Policy
3 months before stay date: 90% is refundable.
1 month before stay date: 60% is refundable.
2 weeks before stay date: 30% is refundable.
1 week before stay date: 0% is refundable.

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