At Van Gaalen Cheese Farm there is a restaurant on the farm where traditional Dutch dishes are served, and picnic baskets or wine tasting can also be organised. Families or couples can picnic on the banks of the Skeerpoort river. The farm shop sells a fine collection of cheese, wine, preserves, souvenirs and a range of Dutch favorites. The Milk Cottages offer overnight accommodation that is based on country living. There are also various trails for horse riding, hiking, birding, mountain biking and trail running. Day permits for the Skeerpoort Trails are available at the farm shop. To find out more about Van Gaalen’s Kaasmakerji click here.
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Van Gaalen Cheese Farm and Factory is situated at the foot of the Magaliesberg hills in Skeerpoort and is open six days a week. It promises fun for the whole family!
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The restaurant was quite average and we decided not to eat there as we couldn't find much on the menu that was well priced and appealing. The shop is lovely though and we bought some very tasty...
George P Says:
Food was horrible, restaurant was dirty, waiters looked scrappy. Breakfast could have rather been made at home with no effort. Do NOT waste your time with this dive.
This is a family run working cheese farm that makes their own cheese for sale within the store on premises and, I would imagine, to local stores in the area. Aside from tours of the cheese factory...