In the heart of Graaff-Reinet lies Avondrust Guest House - Graaff Reinet
, an imposing Guest House and B&B. Built in 1911 it offers you 4000m2 of gracious living as its philosophy.
Avondrust – A Home from Home in the Karoo
Cradled in a loop of the Sundays River, the Karoo town of Graaff-Reinet is home to some 200 national monuments. Around every corner a piece of history is revealed to the visitor.
Accommodation at Avondrust Guest House - Graaff Reinet:
Two Luxury Suites in the Manor House, one with its own private lounge and veranda, the second is upstairs with its own balcony and Bay window overlooking the front garden and water fountain.
A romantic Purple Olive Room with a king size four poster bed and slipper bath.
Five Deluxe Rooms, of which one is a lofted room in the Manor House with its own balcony that has a treetop view of the garden. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms with private entrances leading out into the tranquil garden behind the impressive Edwardian Mansion. All rooms boast space, privacy and comfort plus the use of a large pool overlooking the mountains.
Wake up to a full country breakfast, served with a crackling fire on the side to warm up your cold winter mornings.
Avondrust Guest House - Graaff Reinet is within walking distance from all shops, museums and restaurants. Accommodation is offered on a bed and breakfast basis.
Graaff Reinet Activities:
Seeming like an oasis in the stark, surrounding landscape, Graaff-Reinet has a unique old-world character and is home to over 200 National Monuments. Every corner reveals a piece of history to the visitor.
Avondrust Guest House is centrally situated, within easy walking distance of shops, museums and restaurants.
Nearly surrounded by Camdeboo National Park, Graaff-Reinet is a mecca for hikers, photographers and bird watchers who will be surprised at the abundant wildlife a stone`s throw from town.
For sports enthusiasts Graaff-Reinet offers a wide range of sports including bowls, clay pigeon shooting, horse riding, mountain biking, squash, tennis and paragliding.
There is also a fine nine hole golf course.
Your host can assist guests with organising:
- Tours to the Valley of Desolation
- Game viewing safaris
- Bird watching
- Khoisan (Bushman) rock art tours
- Fossil study excursions
- Vibrant township walkabouts
- Interesting guided town and nature walks
- Wing shooting
- Aircraft charter
What a nice and hidden place. Very very nice accommodation. Enjoy the rooms, the garden and breakfast!
Great stop-over destination in Graaff Reinet. Beautiful guest house set in a well-tended and glorious garden in town. Service was excellent, terrific attention to detail. Will definitely return.
Beautiful rooms and friendly hosts! Very accommodating.