WHERE TO STAY, PAGE 5
Here lies self-catering guesthouses, in a valley at the foothills of the mighty Swartberg Mountains: where gigantic blue gums tell the stories of forgotten treasures, forgotten times. A place where the Bushmen left their history on the walls, where Willows hang their weary heads and winds whisper ancient secrets, ancient songs.
The Karoo Masterclass consists of the Karoo Masterclass Main House and the Karoo Masterclass Cottage. The luxurious 5-star main house can accommodate up to 6 people, perfect for a family getaway. The cottage has a private braai and heated pool, perfect for a romantic getaway.
In the Eastern corner of the Great Karoo lies the oasis town of Prince Albert, an ideal stopover from JHB/CT/Garden Route. Situated against the backdrop of the mighty Swartberg Mountain Range, the town has become extremely popular for mountain biking, off-road motorcycling, the historic Swartberg Pass, Die Hell, Olive Festival, Literary Festival, Indi Karoo Film Festival and for its impressive architecture and restaurants.
Vine Cottage is located in the quaint little town of Prince Albert and offers quality, affordable accommodation, ideally suited for both holidaymakers and business travellers. The house is in close proximity to numerous restaurants and shops.
M’s Cottage is in the small Karoo town of Prince Albert. It is a delightful place for a 2 or 3 day getaway.
Extremely well appointed, it may be on old Karoo town house with real wooden floors and history and charm, but it boasts all the latest mod con’s you will need.
The house comprises three bedrooms, a spacious, air-conditioned, open plan kitchen – living – dining room area leading onto a huge, protected verandah with a swimming pool in the garden. A ‘jetmaster’ fireplace in the comfortable living room provides warmth on those cold Karoo nights, while the open fireplace outside (under cover) suitable for barbeque (braai) is suited to dining Al fresco of a Summer’s evening or all year round for that matter!