Tesselaarsdal’s new Eco Domes
Discover the Serene Beauty of Pom Gratz Eco-Domes in Tranquil Tesselaarsdal / Western Cape
By now, you’re all aware of our passion for discovering and exploring captivating destinations in stunning South Africa. So when we learned about the emergence of new Eco-Domes just a little over a 1 hour and 30-minute drive from Cape Town, we simply couldn’t resist the opportunity to experience them firsthand.
A BIT OF HISTORY
Having been an enthusiastic Twitter user for some time now, I had the pleasure of connecting with Mike. We occasionally interacted online, and little did I know that he and his partner Sandy were embarking on an extraordinary project—a captivating retreat nestled on their picturesque farm. After years of dedicated work and countless adventures, Mike and Sandy made the bold decision to embrace a tranquil existence in the serene surroundings of Tesselaarsdal at their off-the-grid farm.
Nestled in the heart of the captivating Overberg region in the Western Cape province of South Africa lies the enchanting town of Tesselaarsdal. With its roots tracing back to the 1800s, when a freed slave named Johannes Tesselaar was granted the land by his former owner, this small town holds a significant historical legacy.
Tesselaarsdal lies in its breathtaking natural surroundings, adorned with rolling hills and a meandering river nearby. The town thrives on its rich cultural heritage, fostering a close-knit community that cherishes its traditions and takes immense pride in its shared history.
Visitors to Tesselaarsdal will find a wealth of activities and attractions to indulge in. From scenic hiking trails and exhilarating mountain biking routes to birdwatching adventures and the chance to savor exquisite wines at neighboring vineyards, there is something for everyone. The town is also home to a vibrant community center, a charming church, and a school.
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