Akasha Mountain Retreat


Located 12 km from Heidelberg, Akasha Mountain Retreat is nestled in a serene setting with magnificent views over the Langeberg mountains and Duiwenhoks Dam. Stay, rest and bask in the gentle humming nature.
Akasha Mountain Retreat consists of a Cape-Maroc style villa with 3 bedrooms and a separate suite, which is located about 20 metres away. The villa has a fully equipped kitchen, a lounge and dining with fireplace and a patio, terrace and BBQ facilities.

Guests can relax in a hammock or explore the 5 km of waterfront by kayak. Other activities include hiking through the forest, fishing or cycling. The retreat offers the free rental of 2 mountain bikes while indoors, guests can play billiard, board games and table tennis.

The hosts live nearby and can arrange grocery deliveries, guided boat cruises, cave hikes and even instrumental fireside guitar music.

Outdoor Activities

Walks & hikes through fynbos or forest kloof – see map
Mountain biking (two 24” kids’ cycles provided)
Horse encounters
Horse riding (experienced equestrians only)
Kids: Trampoline / treasure hunt / small dam fishing
Yoga / Tai Chi / meditation
Tours up to 70km radius*

In the dam reserve, (guided only*), subject to contribution for invasive plant clearing.

Kayaking (a stable ‘triyak’ seating 2 adults + one kid, plus a K1 Canoe provided)
Fishing – from shore, kayak or boat (bass & bluegill)
Boat cruises up to 5km distance

 Details - sleeps six-eight people. Cost R1,800 for two people per night and R3,504 for 8 people per night.