Starry Nights Karoo Cottages has just been renovated original Oregon floors and doors. There are four cottages available with one bedroom; two bedrooms or three bedrooms.<br /><br />Philippolis is on the old national road, R717, between Colesberg and Trompsburg. It is an ideal stop over, 630 km from Johannesburg, 800 km from Cape Town, and 470 km from Port Elizabeth. The deviation off the N1 highway from Colesberg to Trompsburg is in fact 7 km shorter than the actual N1 and without trucks.<br /><br />Philippolis is also a lovely village for those who want to escape from the city for a few days. Enjoy silence, closeness to nature, stargazing, bird watching, no traffic, old fashioned tranquillity and friendliness.