Self-Catering Accommodation Graaff-Reinet

10 Benefits of a Holiday Stay at Our Self-Catering Accommodation in Graaff-Reinet

Self-catering accommodation is a great way to enjoy a stay at any location. This is because you get to decide what kind of meals you will make and how to spend your time while enjoying both privacy and a little time to yourself. Whether you want to sleep in and enjoy a lazy day off or go out on an early morning jog, it’s all up to you. Our self-catering accommodation, KarooRus, offers just this – with the added delight of a stay in our charming town, Graaff-Reinet. Here are ten benefits of booking your stay with us.

  1. Explore the Heart of the Karoo

Graaff-Reinet is considered the “Gem of the Karoo” and offers plenty of exciting sights to see and things to do. Enjoy fishing, birdwatching, game drives and guided walks, or a visit to the famous John Rupert Theatre.

  • Get in Touch with Nature Again

Graaff-Reinet is surrounded by breathtaking natural wonder. The Camdeboo National Park surrounds this town, which is located in the horseshoe bend of the Sundays River. Within a few minutes’ drive away also lies the Karoo National Park and the spectacular Valley of Desolation.

  • Reduce Your Stress Levels

One night spent in our self-catering accommodation and you will come to know the meaning of tranquillity. We are located in a peaceful neighbourhood, and the views of the overlooking Sneeuberg Mountain Range is sure to help you escape your daily stresses.

  • Embrace a Change of Pace

Graaff-Reinet is known for its small-town charm and slow, easy-going pace. Here, you are far away from a bustling metropolis. Welcoming townsfolk and the calm atmosphere will help you slow down and appreciate the small things.

  • Discover New Cuisine

Our town is tourist-oriented, which is why we have some of the best restaurants in the country. Stop by Pioneers, Polka, or Coldstream for superb meals. You could also delight in some delectable Karoo lamb using our braai facilities.

  • Dive into Some History

Graaff-Reinet is the fourth oldest town in South Africa, and our self-catering accommodation is a stone’s throw away from over 220 heritage sights around the town. You also have the opportunity to visit the town’s four major museums and learn all about the history of the Karoo.

  • Bond with Loved Ones

What better way to spend time with family, friends and loved ones than a luxury stay at our self-catering accommodation or a leisurely stroll through our fascinating streets.

  • Learn About Local Culture

Small hamlets, farmsteads, and curio shops across the town each offer a story, and you are sure to learn much from the legends, folk tales, and myths known throughout Graaff-Reinet.

  • Privacy and Self-catering Ease

Our accommodation boasts seven units, each with their own private entrance and self-catering kitchenette with modern appliances. You are free to enjoy your room and make meals as you see fit.

  1. Lavish Lodging

We spoil our guests with warm hospitality, luxury furnishings, quality bed linen, and even DStv access. Whatever you need, simply ask us and well will strive to see to it your requirements are met.

To enjoy these benefits, simply book your stay with us using our online tool here, or contact us for more information.

Accommodation Graaff-Reinet

Enjoy the 19th-Century Charm of Graaff-Reinet With a Stay in Our Accommodation

Escaping to another time and place is rare these days; it may seem almost as if every corner of the country is permeated with a striving towards modern society’s rat race. Once in a while, it’s nice to just get away from it all – away from the blaring sirens, roaring traffic, and overcrowded cities. For a little peace and quiet, there is no place quite like the Gem of the Karoo – Graaff-Reinet. If you have been looking for a vacation spot that is out of the way, our accommodation in this quaint town is perfect for you.

Why Graaff-Reinet Offers a Great Getaway

For those who enjoy exploring places with a rich and deep history, then this is one town for you. The infrastructure is still reminiscent of an era gone by, and because it is the fourth oldest town in South Africa, many of the buildings are continually maintained and restored to their original personality. Old Cape Dutch architecture lines the streets and over 220 buildings have been proclaimed as national heritage sites. The town was established in 1786 and lies in the quiet shadow of the awe-inspiring Sneeuberg mountain range in the Eastern Cape. Right in the bend of the Sundays River, Graaff-Reinet is full of both natural and historical curiosities. Within the town, there are four museums that are home to memorabilia, fossils, art, and almost anything else that paints the story of the Karoo’s remarkable history.

There is no shortage of things to do here, either. The town is surrounded by the Camdeboo National Park, which boasts 249 bird species, 43 mammal species, and 336 plant species. A visit to the Valley of Desolation also offers spectacular views of this untamed world, but you could also stick closer to the town and visit some of its many endearing shops and restaurants.

About Our Accommodation

Situated within the picturesque Graaff-Reinet is our accommodation, KarooRus. Whether for a business stay over, guests travelling through, or those seeking an inspired breakaway, we offer luxury, self-catering lodging in the region. Our guest house is a restored home complete with seven fantastic units, all ideal for cosy living. Each unit has its own private entrance and beautiful interior furnishings. Our units feature some of the following:

  • Luxurious bedding and linen
  • Spotless en-suite bathrooms
  • A well-equipped kitchenette with modern appliances
  • DStv-access television
  • Elegant wooden flooring
  • Cleaning services

Not only are our accommodation units spacious, but you are bound to feel at home with our homey décor and finishes. We make it our mission to spoil each guest with warm hospitality and we will let you in on a few well-kept secrets when it comes to the best places in town to eat and shop. Our premises also have braai facilities, so you and your party can enjoy some authentic Karoo lamb chops on the grill. Ours is a quiet neighbourhood and our secure parking ensures your vehicle is safe.

If you are keen on booking your lodging with our accommodation in Graaff-Reinet, feel free to use our easy online booking tool.

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