Bushman Valley
Bushman Valley is a quiet retreat in a scenic location within the Swartberg Mountain area.

It is set in an unique 1200ha private nature reserve at the foot of the Swartberg Mountians, south of Prince Albert.

The luxury accommodation includes air conditioned self catering cottages.

We offer plenty flora and fauna to enjoy Magnificent views from the many hiking trails. The stars are magnificent and the location, clean mountain air, beautiful scenery and tranquility offer a great escape from city life.

Also offering a bushman museum featuring artifacts. A splash pool as well as rock pools and many hiking trails are on the property to be enjoyed.

Whether you are looking for an overnight stay to visit the little quaint Karoo town of Price Albert, or to take on the winding, exciting Swartberg Pass for a magnificent drive on your way to Oudtshoorn, or want a short break or city escape for a few days, we offer a little privacy, warmth and comfort on your journey.
R350.00 per unit, Max: 2

  • Bushman Valley - Cottages
  • Bushman Valley - Comfortable and clean cottages
  • Bushman Valley - Cottages
  • Bushman Valley - Relax with a cuppa
  • Bushman Valley - Log cabin - safe and secluded
  • Bushman Valley - Rock pool
  • Bushman Valley - Main Lodge and Bushman Museum

Facilities & Services:

  • Disabled
  • Children under 12 years
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Hiking / Walking Trails


We have a couple of double room cottages that sleep 2 and a large family cottage (sleeps 7). All are self catering for your privacy, and air-conditioned for comfort, a log cabin, timber cottage or just a room for the night.

Fully equipped kitchens, tea/coffee facilities, additional ablution blocks for campers and on-site laundry.

Our rates are R250pppn up to 4 people and R100 for additional guests. These are applicable until 1 Dec 2012 and for high season will go up to R350pppn.

Cottage 1
Luxury thatched air-conditioned self catering cottage. View from balcony.

Cottage 3
Large Luxury thatched air-conditioned cottage. Views from balcony. 3 single beds and 2 bunk beds. Max No: 7

Lodge Room
Room in lodge, with 3 single beds, air conditioned with coffee facilities and ensuite. Max No: 3

Timber Cottage
One bedroom cottage, lounge dining room and mezzanine platform. Self catering. Deck with a view. Max No: 6

Log Cabin
Double room upstairs with ensuite and kitchenette, balcony that can be closed in with additional beds if required and a double room downstairs with 2 singles. Private views and braai facilities. Solar and gas, Splash pool for private use. Max No: 6

Bushman Palace - only R100pppn
Sturdy canvas tent in a grass hut with 2 single beds and electricity. Max No: 2

Bushman Valley Activities:

- Many hiking trails have been prepared for your enjoyment, some game spotting may be possible, fossil findings, bushman cave, and 4x4 tracks.
- You can get a flora and fauna brochure to take with you on your hikes.
- Rock pool and dry waterfalls are on the property too.
- A splash pool is also available for long hot summer days.
- Swings and hammocks for lazy days and kids to enjoy as well as many braai sites available.
- Nothing better than a braai and evening gazing at the stars.

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Health & Climate:

All hiking and trails are at your own risk. Summer is dry and hot with warm afternoon winds.