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Rooiberg Lodge

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding quiet getaway. Don't let sand road deter you. Host is amazing. Accommodation fabulous. Worth the long road. Food excellent as are all amenities. Will def return. Quiet beautiful piece of heaven.

Thank taffyhaywardstewart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Off the beaten track, nestled between mountains. Loved the conveniently prepared braai pack and making a wooden fire while watching a lightning storm approaching in the distance. Did a short hike with incredible views of the reserve. Sunset was also spectacular, will return for longer next time

Thank Johan M
Shaka's Rock, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we only had one night at Rooiberg Lodge and believe that 2 nights should be a minimum! On entry we were greeted by large baboons on the road and a beautiful male Nyala. We were greeted by Henry who showed us our accommodation. The chalets are in excellent with all the amenities catered for and available. The beds are...

Thank Stephne A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Most beautiful oasis after a long, hot day following the riders. Lush green grass, sparkling clean swimming pool. Friendly, hospitable staff tending to our every need. Very clean ablutions and comfortable sleeping arrangements. Delicious food. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Anne R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 March 2017

While we came through Van Wyksdorp, we came across the Rooiberg Lodge. We had read about it so decided to look into it. We only had coffee and a great chocolate cake, but we were so very warmly welcomed by Henry. The lodge is located very remotely and it gives a wonderful feeling of isolation. The surrounding Karoo has such...

Thank Stalex24
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Ronel and Henry we enjoyed a very special weekend at this beautiful lodge. The scenery is spectacular and the birding very entertaining. The chalets are spotless and thoughtfully appointed. The food, service and ambience were all wonderful. I highly recommend their steak, my husband ordered it twice in a row! Full, cooked breakfast will start your day off...

Thank Tonia S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is a place if you just want to break away from everything! It is quite a drive on a dirt road to get there but worth it. The rooms is spacious and you just want to kick out your shoes and forget about the world and relax. The food at the restaurant is good and breakfast is a good...

Thank Andries B
Zaanstad, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 February 2017

What a nice surprise to suddenly see this beautiful lodge at the end of a dust road hidden in a very nice and charming scenery in the Klein Karoo. Nice cottages, a good pool and tasty food and wines in the restaurant. Henry and Ronel are the bests hosts one can think of! It was top!

Thank 879jackg
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It takes a little effort to get here - 5km up a dirt road from the main road and some way off route 62. But it's well worth it. The place is an oasis with an amazing atmosphere. Really good for relaxing and just chilling out for a night or two. We stayed in a chalet and found it very...

Thank brabb
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

What u beautiful Oasis at the foothills of the Rooiberg mountains, situated near van Wyksdorp. Finding this place was a heavenly break ..... doing a motor cycle ride from Prince Albert via Calitsdorp to Albertinia. This place with its beautiful green grass, clear swimming pool and friendly service offered us ice cold beer and a delicious lunch. This is a...

Thank LeonPE

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rooiberg Lodge

Address: Assegaay Nature Reserve | Little Karoo, Van Wyksdorp, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Van Wyksdorp
Price Range: £52 - £172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“all cottages are equally nicely located.”
879jackg, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The chalets are amazing, with little kitchenettes but eat in the restaurant as food amazing.”
Wendiskow, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any of the Chalets”
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J0hnWR, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only in the reception area and for the rest you can forget about internet and enjoy the surroundings!”
Antoi9, 8 May 2015 | Read review
“Villa's look much better then the rooms. Wifi is only in the main house - there is no mobile phone reception.”
Reasonableguy123, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
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