Rooderandt Hillside Lodge

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PRICE (pp sharing):
from R 270
Guest House
BED AND BREAKFAST! Rooderandt Hillside Lodge is situated in the picturesque Schoemanshoek Valley, 11 km outside Oudtshoorn en-route to the Cango Caves. Surrounded by the enchanting Swartberg Mountain Range. Rooderandts raised location offers a spectacular view across the valley and is abundant with indigenous fauna, flora and bird life on its 3.5 hectares of unspoilt land. It is definitely unique with its mixture of nature, culture, 19th century Old World charm and true Klein Karoo hospitality.The house is a trove of African culture and is stylishly decorated with attention to detail, and furnished throughout with genuine antiques, complimenting a true South African atmosphere. Here dcor is character, stretching far back into history with its popular beam reed ceilings, an original 1897 Bolinder cast iron stove and the manor's imposing front door, originally from a 17th century hunting lodge of Simon van der Stel.The four private cottages combine the old and the new. Each one is individually decorated with genuine antique furniture, 19th century stoves and fireplaces combined with the convenience of air-conditioning. Each cottage is equipped with a spacious private bathroom and has a patio offering unsurpassed views across the valley. The Honeymoon Suite is perfect for a romantic getaway as it is stylish, spacious, luxurious, warm and comfortable. It has a private entrance, plunge pool and private garden.Another major advantage of staying at Rooderandt Hillside Lodge is the fact that it is situated in the heartland of the areas attractions, making it an ideal location from which to explore the world-famous Cango Caves, ostrich show farms, wildlife farms and a vast number of other tourist attractions.
"Lovely cottage, friendly hosts, amazing view and beautiful dogs"
18 Dec 2017
By Tanya Nathan
"Absolutely lovely, tranquil place to stayover...close to Cango Caves and the town."
"Very quaint"
03 May 2017
By Taryn Leigh de Wet
"We had a lovely stay at Rooderandt, friendly hosts, great breakfast."
"Ulrike Lundt, Germany"
17 Mar 2016
By Ulrike, Germany
"This was our second stay. It is a nice place with good views over the mountains, a very friendly hostess and an excellent breakfast."
"overnight stay"
07 Jul 2015
By Sherryl, South Africa
"A lovely Gem in peaceful, beautiful surroundings. Marojean a lovely hostess, helpful with suggestions to enhance our stay and onward journey. The cottage, No 4 Hendrik a' n Huisje, with its attention to details, was cosy and inviting where we enjoyed a peaceful, restful sleep. Only sorry our stay was so short. We will most certainly return again."
15 Mar 2015
By Ulrike, Germany
"Wir wurden sehr freundlich empfangen und bekamen Tipps fr unseren Aufenthalt. Das Zimmer war liebevoll eingerichtet, etwas dunkel - was aberbei dem heien Tag 40C angenehm war. Das Frhstck war reichhaltig und liebevoll zubereitet.We were greeted very friendly and got tips for our stay. The room was beautifully furnished , a bit dark -but it was pleasantly in the hot day. The breakfast was plentiful and lovingly prepared."
"We had a lovely stay"
02 Mar 2015
By Berk, South Africa
"We had a very pleasant stay at the lodge. Everything we needed was there, the room was clean and tidy and the breakfast was exceptional. Lovely views of the surrounding farms and mountain ranges and in close proximity of many tourist attractions. We would recommend the place to anyone."
"Pleasant Stay"
13 Oct 2014
By Idelette, South Africa
"We had a very pleasant stay at Rooderandt Hillside Lodge. Very friendly people and felt at home."
"Great stay!"
05 Apr 2013
By Clive, South Africa
"The lodge was clean and comfortable and full of character. Excellent breakfasts with the home made touch. Hosts friendly and caring. Thank you for a great and relaxing stay."
"Heerlik oorgeslaap!"
25 Feb 2013
By Nerine, South Africa
"Ons het heerlik gebly. Asemrowende uitsig en so gasvry. Ons gaan verseker weer terug kom!"
"Great place"
09 Dec 2012
By Joachim, South Africa
"Great place, nice landlords."