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A retreat from the city, a retreat into nature.

Self-catering cabins and lodge-style living at the summit of Bainskloof Pass, just 90 minutes from Cape Town.

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Discover your perfect retreat.

With a variety of cabins and rooms available to suit your specific holiday needs, a river with healing powers just 100m away, and a hiking trail into a valley so happy it’s called Happy Valley, McBains is the perfect getaway for you and your lover, your friends and your family.

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Your gateway to nature at Bainskloof Pass with exclusive river and mountain access.

Enjoy clean rooms, linens, facilities, and easy access to river and mountain trails. Explore cozy nooks and nature, then unwind in our communal space with a fire or hot tub.

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Lekker midweek specials if you’re happy to work away from home and check out some epic trails and sunsets when you’re offline… #digitalnomad #mcbains #capetown #capetownremoteworking

Lekker midweek specials if you’re happy to work away from home and check out some epic trails and sunsets when you’re offline… #digitalnomad #mcbains #capetown #capetownremoteworking ...

Lock in your@May getaway or even book your December holidays. bookings now open all through 2024… #bainskloof #mcbains

Lock in your@May getaway or even book your December holidays. bookings now open all through 2024… #bainskloof #mcbains ...

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