“Thank you very much for your hospitality and the many good advices.  We like starting our holidays at your wonderful place very much”.

~ Katharina Radeke, Germany (Nov 2017)



Established in 1996, Birches Guest House nestles in peaceful and beautiful garden surroundings and is known for its gracious atmosphere and excellent service. Attention to detail in our stylish rooms is one of our trademarks. 

We are conveniently situated in the quiet, leafy residential area of Gholfsig, Middelburg.  We are within walking distance of the Middelburg Golf course & Club, an easy drive to the Middelburg Mall and restaurants.   



We offer 5 tastefully decorated private en-suite rooms with each room opening out onto either a private veranda or patio.

Each room has free WiFi, DSTV, Mini fridge and a generous hospitality tray with teas/coffees & home made biscuits.





Breakfast at Birches Guest House is a treat in our stylish dining room!  Our freshly prepared fruit salad, home-baked Muesli , fluffy & delicious omelets & Italian Roast coffee are just some of the treats on our extensive English breakfast Menu.

For a lighter option, we also serve a Continental breakfast.

Free Wifi


All our rooms provide complimentary access to the internet.



Pause and unwind in the peace of our well-manicured garden.  

Daily Housekeeping


All our rooms are fully serviced daily by our friendly and hospitable staff.



Our sparkling pool awaits any keen swimmer and pool temperatures in summer are a pleasant 26-28 degrees C.  The pool area is safely fenced for the safety of our younger guests.

 Swimming towels are provided.

In-Room Dining

Evening meals can be arranged upon request (except Sundays).



English Garden
English Garden


Ideally Situated


Convenient  half way stop over  en route from OR Tambo International Airport to the famous Kruger National park

Cultural Sites


Middelburg is a well known historical town and we as your Hosts, are well able to advise you of what to see & do in our town and surrounding vicinity.

Other Attractions


Within 50kms from Middelburg, there are hiking trails (the Cycad trail being most interesting), small wildlife game reserves, 4x4 trails & adventure sports for the adrenaline seekers!


"A lovely guesthouse with high quality rooms giving you a hotel-like experience. Really top notch modern, clean and neat rooms with all the convenience you could wish for.  Situated in a nice and quiet area although close to the town centre. I can highly recommend The Birches Guest House."

DeKlerk72, Skovde, Sweden