The House
The Farm

Welcome to Penny Farthing Country House

 Penny Farthing is a charming country house with luxurious en-suite bedrooms and is well known for its warm hospitality and excellent meals.

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Penny Farthing is situated on a 3 000 hectare cattle and game farm
in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal battlefields and is in close
proximity to Rorke's Drift, Isandlwana and Blood River.
The house is built on the original foundations of the colonial home
founded by the Vermaak family in 1847.
Present owners 5th generation.
It is set in a large garden with a fish pond and swimming pool and is graced with an abundant bird life.

Foy's late wife, Marinella was a descendant of Dougald McPhail, a founder of the town of Dundee, and one of the few survivors of the battle of Isandlwana. Foy is a registered tour guide, with a passion for history, and conducts regular tours of the battlefields.

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Semi Finalist - 2001 to 2006 A.A. Travel Guide Award
Tourism Dundee Recommended
Traditional and Friendly Accommodation

Contact Details:
Tel & Fax: (+27) 34-6421925
Cell: 082 259 6006

Email: foy@pennyf.co.za
Box 1358, Dundee 3000
Rep. of South Africa