Van Eeden Accommodation
Van Eeden Accommodation provides self-catering accommodation In Strandfontein and is well known for its clean, comfortable, well maintained units at affordable rates.

We are a NON smoking establishment situated approx 5min walking distance from the beach and tidal pool. Off-street parking. NOT pet friendly.

Van Eeden self-catering accommodation invites you to sit back, relax and unwind in one of our three fully equipped self catering cottages.

Three fully equipped self service units each with its own braai and entrance gives full privacy and you experience a home from home atmosphere.

From the earliest times Strandfontein was a favoured holiday destination where people use to camp next to the sea in their "Matjieshouses".

The first dwelling to be constructed in the area in the early 1900´s was occupied by Sir Richard Fryer and later became the hotel. Just outside Strandfontein you can find the grave of Lady Fryer .

A local farmer has commemorated history and named his Estate wines Fryer`s Cove.

Strandfontein is a beautiful sea-side village situated near the mouth of the Olifantsriver
Many inhabitants from the area have their holiday or retirement homes here.

It has long white sandy beaches, clear blue sea and is the crayfish mecca of the local diving community.
The excellent fishing is due to the vast array of fish species that are found in the Strandfontein waters just waiting for the ardent angler.

Strandfontein is the Ultimate vacation paradise Strandfontein is only 348km from Cape Town, the nothern most town on the West Coast on the Namaqualand Wild Flower Route.

Also called the little village on the cliff. This picturesque holiday resort offers a lot do do or simply just relax and unwind. Enjoy the fresh and clean air from the Atlantic Ocean. Its location makes it ideal to visit and explore nearby intersting places.

Strandfontein offers also coastal fishing,crayfish diving, holiday programs during December, a tidal pool, swimming, a slipway for launching rubber boats, mountain biking, 4X4 trails, girocopter rides, microlight trips and gholf at Lutzville and Vredendal. You can stroll or jog along the white beach northwards towards the Olifants River mounth and enjoy the breathtaking view.

Whether its a relaxing holiday or an exciting adventure you are looking for – Strandfontein can meet any expectations you might have of a unforgettable getaway. With ample accommodation facilities, and having top class adventure there is not much that the holidaymaker will require that is not on offer here

An ideal stopover for those travelling from Namibia along the N7.

Skulpies (6 Sleeper )
Skulpies fully equipped for 6 people...and a baby!
The unit consists of 3 bedrooms: 2 double beds, 2 single beds and a baby cot:

- Indoor braai facility.
- DSTV + extra KYKNET channel.No need to bring own simcard.
- Wireless internet.
- Not pet friendly - carpets on the bedroom floors.
- Separate bathroom, shower and toilet.
- Please bring own towels.
- Babysitting on request.
- No smoking.
- No seaview.
- Walking distance from the beach.
- No stairs.

Galjoen (4 Sleeper)
Galjoen is a 2 bedroom apartment that caters for 4 people.
The main bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom 2 x ¾-beds:

- DSTV + extra KYKNET channel. No need to bring own simcard.
- Wireless internet.
- Bathroom with bath and shower, separate toilet.
- Outdoor braai facility.
- Partial seaview.
- Walking distance from the beach - please bring own towels!
- Not pet friendly.
- No smoking.
- No stairs.

Anex (2 Sleeper)
Anex is an apartment that is fully equipped for 2 people.
This unit has 1 bedroom with a queen size bed. Ideal for businessmen; honeymooners or retired couples:

- Ensuite shower and toilet.
- Small kitchen and lounge area.
- DSTV + KYKNET. No need to bring own simcard.
- Wireless internet.
- Outdoor braai facility.
- Seaview from outdoor braai facility.
- Not pet friendly.
- No smoking.
- Walking distance from the beach.
- No stairs.
- Seaview.
- Please bring own towels.

Please note
- Misuse of alcohol on the premises is not allowed. Damages incurred due to irresponsible behaviour will be charged for.
R503.00 pps

Book Now
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Skulpies
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Skulpies
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Skulpies
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Skulpies
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Galjoen
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Galjoen
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Galjoen
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Galjoen
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Galjoen
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Anex
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Anex
  • Van Eeden Accommodation - Anex

Facilities & Services:

  • Babies
  • Children under 12 years
  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Elderly
  • Babysitting Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Other
  • Other
  • Cots available
  • Curio Shop
  • Internet Access
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Squash
  • Playground
  • Other

Van Eeden Accommodation Activities:

- Exceptional plant and bird species
- Wandering Whale Labyrinth - Inner 5 circuit Chartes Labyrinth based on one build 1200AD at the Chartes Cathedral in France
- Southern Right Whale (May – November)
- Kayaking / Swimming / Hiking (West Coast Crayfish Trail) / Fishing / Surfing / Paraglyding / River Rafting / Crayfish Diving / Star Gazing / 4x4 trails / Mountain biking along the cliffs
- Flamingo Bird Route at the Salt Pans and Lagoon
- Namaqualand Flowers ( depending on rainfall and weather)
- Lady Fryers Grave
- Handpainted crafts at Christina’s Crafts – 0743174249
- Chapel

Van Eeden Accommodation Map:

Clothing & Accessories:

Warm jackets, hiking boots, sun-hat, suntan lotion, camera, binoculars, good book on Namaqualand flowers and bird species, swimsuits.

Health & Climate:

During the Winter months of May - August its generally cool with an average temperature of 20ºC.
Summers on the other hand are warm and dry, with a relatively comfortable average temperature of 29ºC.

Other Accommodation near Van Eeden Accommodation:

Accommodation options within 8km from Van Eeden Accommodation include:

Strandfontein Accommodation

Strandfontein Accommodation

From an insignificant little coastal resort to a veritable tourist mecca, Strandfontein has evolved into a bustling attraction for locals and overseas visitors. An ideal stopover for those travelling from Namibia along the N7.