Step away from the complications of modern life.

Recline in a bubble of wood, the tranquility and otherworldliness of the space will soothe, inspire and rejuvenate.

The Design

"There was a new lesson every day. I became an electrician, plumber and painter in the space of a few months."

The first talk of creating some kind of tourist destination on our property in Stutterheim, started in our cramped little 1 room flat in England. What started off as a wild idea then, quickly became possible when I arrived back home in South Africa.

Get yourself lost

Recline in a bubble of wood, the tranquility and otherworldliness of the space will soothe, inspire and rejuvenate.

The Shire promises to soothe, inspire and rejuvenate

The luxury chalets rest on the edge of the indigenous Xholora forest in the Amatola Mountains, just a stream’s hop from the enchanted home of many rare species of plants, butterflies and birds, including the rare Cape Parrot.

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Let Go

The perfect getaway.