KarooRus: Your Number One Stop
for Accommodation in Graaff-Reinet
If you’re on the hunt to find the
perfect accommodation option in the heart of the Karoo, then you’ve come to the
right place. Located in the quaint and historic town of Graaff-Reinet, our
self-catering units offer luxury, charm, and beauty, for a fraction of the
price you would expect to pay for top-quality accommodation. Our self- contained
units give guests the comfort of home with that special touch of luxury we all
want when we’re on holiday.
Our accommodation facilities
include a fully functioning kitchenette, a seating area for entertaining, DStv connection,
free Wi-Fi, and a private patio and chill-out area where you can braai. Some of
our units are wheelchair-friendly and thus easily accessible to all. Our
beautifully restored home is located in the heart of Graaff-Reinet and within
walking distance of a number of popular amenities and restaurants. This
gorgeous historical town is well-known for its heritage monuments, agricultural
industry, cute boutique shops, and intimate charm. Whether you’re an avid
birdwatcher, a culinary whizz, or a history junkie, there is something in Graaff-Reinet
Why Choose Graaff-Reinet for Your
Next Family Getaway
If you want to explore the
Eastern Cape, then Graaff-Reinet should certainly be on the agenda. Our
accommodation is close to the Camdeboo National Park and is thus an excellent
choice for nature lovers. If you’re passionate about birding, this is a site to
see. Two hundred and forty-nine bird species have been officially recorded at
the park, including rare breeds like the peregrine falcon and the African jacana.
The park also boasts 336 different species of plant from 71 different plant
families and 43 species of mammal. If you visit the park, there is a high
chance you’ll see gemsbok, kudu, and the black wildebeest. If you’re really
fortunate, you might spot the more elusive Cape buffalo or even a Cape mountain
zebra. The park offers an abundance of adventure for the whole family and is
one of many highlights in Graaff-Reinet.
Those with a keen eye for history
will enjoy the many museums that Graaff-Reinet houses. Literary fans can
explore the Old Library Museum, while those with a fascination for art can
check out the Hester Rupert Art Museum. There is also plenty in store for those
who love to wine and dine on holiday. You could enjoy a chocolate stout at the
GRT Brewery or indulge in a hearty meal at one of our local restaurants.
Whether you want to explore or relax, Graaff-Reinet has the perfect activity for
Our accommodation is centrally
located and offers guests great-value without compromising on quality. Karoorus
translates directly to “Karoo Rest”, and that’s just what we intend to give
you. A comfortable and cosy stay in one of our luxurious units while you
explore this magical town. You’ll leave feeling truly rejuvenated and will be
able to take that Karoo-style calmness back home with you. Call us today to
book quality accommodation at a brilliant price. We can’t wait for you to visit!
Self-Catering Magic in the Heart of Graaff-Reinet
Graaff-Reinet has lovingly been
dubbed “the gem of the Karoo.” It’s one of the oldest towns in South Africa and
is well-known and loved for its historical monuments, thriving agricultural
production, ostrich farms, and flourishing mohair industry. If you want to
explore this magical little town, come and experience one of our luxurious
self-catering units at KarooRus. We pride ourselves on affordable luxury and
can’t wait to welcome you and your family to enjoy the wonders of the Karoo
When travelling to or through Graaff-Reinet, you have a wide selection of guesthouses to choose from where you can stay. Considering the location, this is definitely no surprise – the town is an absolute gem and offers you as a visitor so much more than you might suspect.
As the fourth oldest town in South Africa, you can just imagine the heritage, culture, and beautiful architecture that is prevalent throughout Graaff-Reinet. In fact, many of the guesthouses are either housed in some of these incredible buildings or located so that visitors can make the most of these attractions with the least amount of effort.
KarooRus is one of these exceptional guesthouses in Graaff-Reinet, and here are just some of the top reasons why we should be your top choice when travelling to this region:
- Comfortable Accommodation That Caters to Your Needs
When travelling, comfort is of the utmost importance, and you will get plenty of that at KarooRus. This beautifully restored home features seven self-catering units of varying sizes, depending on the size of your party. Free parking is available to all guests, and all the rooms have their own private entrance for your convenience.
Furthermore, each unit boasts a fully functional kitchenette, complete with stove, microwave oven, fridge, toaster, and kettle, as well as all necessary kitchen utensils. There is also a braai area available. However, if you prefer dining out, there are a number of magnificent restaurants, many within walking distance of the guesthouse.
- Top Location for All Types of Travellers
KarooRus is one of the best located guesthouses in Graaff-Reinet. Situated in the historical centre of town, it is walking distance from most of the top attractions in town. And there are plenty of attractions…
As the fourth oldest town in South Africa, there are plenty of monuments, architectural attractions, museums, and galleries, all within walking distance of the guesthouse. This includes the famous Dutch Reformed Church and The Recollection Village and Museum.
Just a short drive out of town will take you to the incredible Camdeboo National Park, home to the breathtaking Valley of Desolation. The park itself also features an abundance of wildlife – perfect for game drives and bird watching.
- Tripadvisor Agrees: Karoorus Is Tops
For those who are not familiar with TripAdvisor, it is one of the leading online travel companies globally. It is used by millions of travellers monthly to rate, share, and compare rates, experiences, and reviews of destinations across the world. KarooRus is one of the highest-rated guesthouses in Graaff-Reinet with a 4,5 star “Excellent” rating across 94 reviews.
If you have plans to travel to or through Graaff-Reinet, treat yourself to the best of the guesthouses available. Contact KarooRus today, or book your stay online. And, if you did not have plans to come here, start making those plans now. You deserve a getaway that is both magical and relaxing. We are waiting to welcome you with open arms, and to share our wonderful town with you.