River View CottagesThe 3 River View Cottages overlook a sweeping bend in the Gamka River. The cottages are situated on The River Farm near Calitzdorp in the heart of a World Biodiversity Hotspot in the Little Karoo. Each cottage can accommodate a couple.
Schuilhoek Cottage - Your perfect hide away!The Schuilhoek cottage delivers arguably the best views of the Swartberg Mountains in the Groenfontein Valley. The feeling is of peace and tranquility, hard to be matched anywhere in the Klein Karoo. Light a fire and sit back and relax in the sparkling pool and experience nature at its finest. The house has two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, two fire places and exquisite wooden floors. Walk opposite the street to Oude Poskantoor to enjoy your Sunday lunch with the locals!
3 Queen StreetLocated in Calitzdorp's historic Queen Street, this immaculately restored and furnished Karoo-style house offers the opportunity to experience Calitzdorp and the Klein Karoo from your own self-contained base. Everything you need to make your stay as comfortable as possible is included.
Enjoy our award winning wines, famous port and natural hot springs. Explore our majestic mountain oasis off the beaten track. Red door guest room offers an air-conditioned double room for a couple for an overnight stay on the route 62. Walking distance from the shops and restaurants. Safe and secure parking. Wi-Fi available.
The Barn Swallows Nest is a private room in an old Karoo barn in Calitzdorp. It is just 3km from town and the R62 on the Groenfontein rd also known as the Art Route. The room which has its own private entrance has an en suite bathroom, Although not self catering it has various teas, coffee, a small fridge and fresh filtered water. There is a front stoep which gets the morning sun and a back stoep which has a beautiful view and sunset where you can also do fantastic star gazing.
Authentic South African Karoo experience from the stoep! Our second rustic strawbale cottage has a large stoep, outdoor shower and hidden plunge pool to take in the majestic views over the orchards in the valley below framed by the Swartberg mountains in the background, promising a relaxing and memorable Klein Karoo experience. Simple, stylish and earthly, this cottage will provide the perfect home away from home for a truly unique reprieve from city life or stop over for weary travelers!
Lenies Hof is a small organic farm with a vineyard, olive and apricot orchards. The contemporary furnished studio for 2 is a perfect hide-away when traveling Route 62. Mo is the founder & baker at The Accidental Baker; a sourdough bread bakery situated on the farm with a terrace overlooking the valley and the Swartberg mountains. Lenies Hof is a perfect home-base for exploring the succulent fields. Or, just enjoy the amazing Klein Karoo starry nights with a glass of our wine on the terrace.
We are in Calitzdorp in the Western Cape, South Africa on the famous Route 62 which offers a scenic alternative when traveling from Cape Town to the Garden Route . We offer self-catering accommodation . Our Garden Cottage provides a queen size bed, en-suite and kitchenette with private or communal braai facilities. Charcoal and fire lighters provided at an additional cost or bring your own. There is undercover parking on site.
Set on a former railway station, with original buildings lovingly repurposed, Calitzdorp Station provides a beautiful and unique setting to explore the surrounding vineyards, wine cellars, galleries and local restaurants. Activities in the area include scenic drives, 4x4ing, off-road motorcycling and mountain biking. Great for couples, solo adventurers, families with kids, big groups, and furry friends (pets), we look forward to welcoming you soon!
The Ticket Office, with its own kitchen, forms part of the historic Calitzdorp Railway Station. With original buildings lovingly repurposed, Calitzdorp Station provides a beautiful and unique setting to explore the surrounding vineyards, wine cellars, galleries and local restaurants. Activities in the area include scenic drives, 4x4ing, off-road motorcycling and mountain biking. Children and pets welcome. Shared ablutions with hot showers and modern toilets are approximately twenty paces away.
Die Stoep is a large rambling family home - buildt around 1860. The veranda ( stoep ) wraps around half of the house and is the perfect place to sit and watch Karoo life slowly pass you by. There is an open fireplace in the lounge and another in the kitchen. The courtyard is a great entertainment area with undercover braai , seating and a fire pit. The splash pool is the place to be on a hot summers day.
Ready for an authentic South African Karoo experience? Strooi Kooi (Afrikaans meaning straw bed) will not disappoint! This rustic strawbale cottage faces directly onto the private vineyard with majestic views of the Swartberg mountain in the distance. Simple, stylish furniture and amenities make you feel right at home but the hero remains, the breathtaking landscape and immediate realization that you have escaped the city to the peace and quiet of the Klein Karoo.