Celebratio Pomegranate Farm
23 km from Calitzdorp
Celebratio is an export pomegranate farm halfway between Calitzdorp and Oudtshoorn on the “Old Cement Road”. It is perfect for day excursions to the many attractions of the Klein Karoo. Expect spectacular sunsets, starlit skies and a relaxing atmosphere.
Several accommodation options are available on the farm- we have two cottages (Sias and Lilly) sleeping 4 each and the beautifully restored old farmhouse (Mannie and Marie), sleeping 8.
All face the communal swimming pool and have views of the pomegranate orchard. The cottages and farmhouse all have fully equipped kitchens, open plan living areas and private braai areas.
De Wawielhuis offers accommodation in 2 cottages. The cottages each contain a bedroom, a shower en-suite, a kitchen and a covered patio area.
Both cottages are fully furnished and fitted with all necessary utensils. The establishment is fully walled with a 2-meter brick wall and has a motorised gate and shade parking. Come and enjoy the clean air and tranquillity.
Shadley Hercules and Garth Munnik
Die Stoep is a heritage house that sleeps 8 – 10 guests and is let out as a single unit – no sharing.
Die Stoep offers:
3 bedrooms/3 bathrooms
Additional sleeper couch in the dining room
Aircons in bedrooms
Fireplaces in the lounge and kitchen
Off street secure parking
Two outdoor entertainment areas with braai facility
The Du’SwaRoo Cottage is situated on the Du’SwaRoo Wine and Olive Farm approximately 2 km outside Calitzdorp on the Groenfontein road. The cottage is directly next to the Du’SwaRoo wine cellar. The cottage is ideally suited for a family and comprises of a bedroom with a double bed and a full ensuite bathroom, a bedroom with two single beds, an extra bathroom with shower and toilet, a study with a sleeper couch if needed, a lounge and dining area with an aircon, TV and gas heater, fully equipped kitchen. Linen and towels are provided. The veranda is private with a beautiful view over the valley. Free Wi-Fi is available.
Small pets are welcome.
Telephone: +27 (0)44 213 3137
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Happy Days Self -Catering Cottage
Happy Days Cottage is situated in a cul-de-sac off the R62. It is perfectly situated to explore the attractions of Calitzdorp town, and is within walking distance of seven restaurants, the town centre and shops, churches and the museum.
The house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms with showers. The main bedroom has a queen bed, the second has two single beds and the third is a children’s room with bunk beds. There is an indoor and outdoor braai, and two verandahs, front and back. The home is fenced and pet friendly.
Contact Cheryl on 082 936 9904.
Gasteria Grange situated on the corner of Saayman St and St Helena Road, offers comfortable accommodation just out of Calitzdorp on a small farm (Grange), off the well-known Route 62.
Guests can choose between the Garden Cottage or Lucerne Cottage. Each cottage is fitted out with a kitchenette, TV and wi-fi. The Lucerne Cottage has a built-in braai as well as indoor fireplace for the chilly winter nights. There is also a camp site with ablution facilities. Unfortunately, no pets allowed.
We are also Bike Friendly certified and provide safe lock up for bikes, a cleaning bay and charging points for e-bikes.
Find us on Bicycle South for the Karoo Crossing and Cross Cape routes.
A family guest suite with its own entrance and garden. Karoo Nest is located in the town of Calitzdorp, close to award-winning wineries and unique restaurants.
The guest suite is ideally suited to a family and comprises a bedroom with a queen-size bed and kitchenette, a bathroom with a shower, toilet and basin, and a second sleeping area with 2 small single beds. The kitchenette is equipped with a small fridge, a microwave, and a kettle and toaster. The guest suite is air-conditioned, and has a TV with selected DStv channels. Guests have access to their own private garden, seating area on the deck and braai facilities. There is a generator to provide power during load-shedding
Kruisrivier Gallery Apartment
A ROMANTIC, SELF-CATERING BEDSIT. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave; Baby Belling table-top stove and oven plus a gas twin plate. A cosy seating area surrounds a Welcome Dover. The bed is Queen sized, linen and towels provided. Behind a latte screen is a beautiful Victorian bath. The private veranda has a superb view is accessible to the garden and barbeque. There is abundant bird life and safe walking.
A place to find peace, a place to which to return.
Karoo Magic is a private air conditioned cottage with superb mountain views, nestled amongst the world famous vineyards of Boplaas. Karoo Magic is suitable for the guest seeking peace, tranquility, magnificent views and abundant bird life.
A private verandah with comfortable chairs and braai facilities are for your exclusive use. The cottage is equipped with everything needed for a comfortable stay. The lounge and kitchen are downstairs and the bedroom and bathroom are upstairs. Cool off in the sparkling pool or just enjoy the magic of the Klein Karoo. With prior arrangement please feel free to bring your well behaved pet with you. We look forward to sharing our piece of paradise with you.
Contact: Sue Nicholas – 076 457 6540
(19km from Calitzdorp)
Situated in the Little Karoo countryside with its free-roaming springbuck and an abundance of trees, lies a guest farm filled with fun for the whole family.
We are a popular holiday destination and offer activities such as a play & animal park, waterslide and cold swimming pool. We have an onsite restaurant and bar and various animals such as macaws, parrots, squirrel monkeys and cockatoos.
Our natural hot spring baths ,with rejuvenating mineral water, is waiting to gently wash away and remove all stress that work and city life may cause.
We offer self-catering chalets as well as overnight accommodation and a honeymoon suite, isolated enough to be private, yet close enough to enjoy on-site resort activities.
Matjiesvlei Guest Farm
16 km from Calitzdorp
Discover fully-furnished, self-catering vacation homes nestled in Matjiesvlei, at the base of the Swartberg Mountain Range, just 16km from Calitzdorp. Enjoy breathtaking mountain vistas and the serenity of a valley brimming with mixed farming activities.
As a secluded, dead-end locale, Matjiesvlei offers an escape from urban chaos—a haven for relaxation and rejuvenation. Our cottages come complete with linens and towels, and fully equipped kitchens for your convenience.
Mountain River House
Take the road less travelled to where the pace of life is slower, more authentic, and beautiful.
Mountain River House is built on the banks of the winding Gamka River in the Gamka Private Eco Reserve only 8km away from Calitzdorp. The house rests at the base of a rugged spekboom-covered hill with magnificent views of the river and Swartberg mountains.Enjoy the spacious and open plan interior, a fireplace, sweeping deck and outdoor shower. A fishpond and succulent gardens complete the picture.
Our deep, shaded verandah – with ceiling fans – is the place to be in summer. Relax on the couches, watch for otters in the river, read, take a nap, or prepare fire-cooked meals at leisure. Or you could fish in the river, hike, mountain bike, or hunt for marine fossils which dot the area. In winter, take a luxurious soak in the bath.
You are surrounded by wildlife – from eland, red hartebeest, and kudu to klipspringer, duiker, caracal, jackal, bush pig, porcupine, and even the occasional Cape leopard. Birdlife is plentiful in the valley too.
Red Stone Hills Guest Farm
20 km from Calitzdorp
A guest farm near Calitzdorp is nestled within what must be one of the most spectacular geological landscapes in the whole South Africa. The striking reddish-hued koppies which surrounds the farm are constructed from iron-rich conglomerates which were deposited by turbulent rivers in the Cretaceous Period, some 130 millions years ago. In a sense these blood-red rocks reflect the painful and energetic birth of the new African continent. Come experience genuine Karoo hospitality, spectacular view and breathtaking tranquility at our guest farm.
“Make my home your home.”
2 Bedroom cottage in a small estate next to the main road.
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Thea’s cottage is an old, beautifully restored cottage overlooking the valley of the Nels river and the Gamka river. It also has a lovely view of the town, the Swartberg mountain and the Rooiberg/Gamkaberg range. Boplaas, De Krans, Calitzdorp Cellars as well as several smaller wineries are within 2 kilometers from the cottage. The center of Calitzdorp with its beautiful churches, old houses, restaurants and artists’ studios is just one kilometer away. The cottage consists of two bedrooms, both en suite (one with a shower and the other with a bath). The main bedroom has a double bed, air conditioning and a ceiling fan, while the second bedroom has two single beds (which may be converted to a queen size bed on request) and a ceiling fan. The kitchen is fully equipped for self catering, with an electric stove, refrigerator, microwave oven, toaster and ceiling fan. Braai facilities are also available. The lounge is comfortable and spacious with a television set (bring your own decoder and smart card) and radio/cd player.
Contact Kim & Ronelle Verlinde 082 8199 742
The Calitz is a quaint little guesthouse, snuggled in the heart of the Klein Karoo. The Calitz offers a quality stay with a home-away-from home feeling at an affordable price.
A 4 star guesthouse that focuses on creating a tranquil environment. The Calitz is the perfect place to stay as it is located close to all of Calitzdorp’s wonderful attractions.
The Station Calitzdorp
The Station Calitzdorp is nestled between the vines of the amazing De Krans Cellars and an actual krantz. This unique venue offers the traveler an idyllic space to rest and then venture forth to explore colourful Calitzdorp.
We offer self-catering campsites with electricity, water, and braai areas, caravan stands, and spacious Safari-style permanent tents with hotel quality beds and crisp white linen – sharing modern ablution facilities. Here one also has the opportunity to overnight in a quaint, converted heritage ticket office. The Station offers accommodation to suit all pockets. It has the facilities for hosting a variety of functions, weddings, weekend workshops, and birthday parties. Lounge in our licensed bar area or on the stoep, whilst enjoying your favourite tipple or ice-cold beer to quench your thirst.
The Station is five minutes’ walk from Calitzdorp center, the Port Wine Capital of South Africa. it is an idyllic spot for campers, caravanners and bikers. The “dorp” has a wide variety of must-visit restaurants and lovely cellars for wine tasting weekends. Ideally located the historic ticket office and loading shed, with its sprung wooden floors, is an excellent choice for those searching for a country functions venue, having hosted film shoots, Art on Track, weddings, and many festivals.
Insika Farm – 8.5 km from Calitzdorp
Thys Huis is a self-catering, off-the-grid, environmentally friendly, restored labourers’ cottage. It is located on Insika Farm on the R62, 8km outside Calitzdorp on Gamka Private Farm Estate.
It sleeps 4 people in two bedrooms, both are en-suite and both have access to an outdoor shower. It has an open plan living/kitchen area which leads out onto a verandah with views onto an olive grove, mountain range and the R62 in the distance. Two braai areas are available. It is a unique combination of a working farm and a wildlife environment. Wi-Fi and braai wood are included. Unique experiences are offered on request.
Klein Karoo Gateway
Tula Retreat offers a unique tented experience in the Klein Karoo, featuring a spacious tent with a King XL bed, a private deck, and a Wood-Fired Hot Tub. The environment is pristine, with clean air, vibrant Spekboom, and starry nights. It’s a technology-free zone with rechargeable LED lights and solar power points at the hub. Facilities include a kitchenette, outdoor kitchen, and additional bathrooms. Activities range from fishing to SUP and canoeing. Please note it’s an adults-only destination, accessible by boat, with secure parking at Fish Eagle Private Resort. Experience nature, tranquility, and purpose at Tula Retreat.
15 km from Calitzdorp
Situated 15km outside Calitzdorp in the heart of the spectacular Groenfontein Valley at the foot of the Swartberg mountains.
Our cottage offers contemporary style and comfort in a completely off-grid setting. Meander along the river, take a dip in a secluded pool, follow historical irrigation furrows or take a hike in the foothills to enjoy uninterrupted views of the Swartberg Mountains.
Our farm and the cottage are completely off-grid and thus require a more aware and conscious lifestyle. The cottage is set apart from the main homestead and offers contemporary comfort. Various comfortable sitting areas offer different views and aspects of the surroundings.