Vibe: A historic homestead and farm with a self-catering cottage.
Setting: 6,000 acres of rolling wheat fields in the Cape Winelands.
Why parents love it: In addition to daily game drives into the reserve, you can hike in the Elandskloof Mountains, cycle through the fields, canoe or windsurf on the lake, and go wine-tasting.
Why kids love it: Activities include baking classes, kids’ game drives and farm tours, plus crayons, DVDs and colouring books.
For more info: i-escape.com