Gariep Gardens Guest House
is situated in the Gariep Dam holiday village and is approximately half way between Cape Town and Johannesburg and only a 5 minute drive from the N1 Highway.
Gariep Dam Village was voted tourist town of the year in 2010. Exciting and yet crime free.
It is the ideal place to break your journey and enjoy the most beautiful surroundings as well as the crisp clean air of the Great Karoo. Ideal for the weary travellers or those wanting to break away from the city rush. Take a minute to look up at the clear night skies and realize that this is truly a special place. Trillions of stars, see the “milky way” and hear the silence and enjoy.
Gariep Gardens is part of the SunRose Group of Guesthouses and is appropriately named due to its lush gardens, vines, fruit trees and stunning pool and lapa’s.
Gariep Gardens is made up of 3 very private, yet different units with each unit having its own parking bay and access to the fully enclosed pool and lapa area. Each unit has its own private Lapa and braai area and we certainly believe that Gariep Gardens has the best that Gariep Dam has to offer.
Comfort and style and privacy under lush gardens.
Enjoy superb Water sports, Yachting and Fishing or fly at South Africa’s number one Microlite and Gyro paradise, Gariep Dam, from the comfort of Gariep Gardens – Self Catering Accommodation.
Gariep Dam holiday village is just thirty kilometres from Colesberg and is situated next to South Africa`s largest dam, in the heart of the country.
Important information regarding your stay at Gariep Gardens:
- There is no direct view of the dam from the lodges
- Although we will do our best to book you into the unit specified, unforeseen circumstances may result in allocation to a different unit
- All units are non smoking and pets are not allowed
- Day visitors: at an extra cost
- All guests have access and usage of the pool. Children under age 12 are not allowed in the pool area without adult supervision
Accommodation at Gariep Gardens Guest House:
Gariep Gardens is acknowledged as one of the premier self-catering establishment in the area with some guests giving the Cottage a 4 Star rating and other guests claiming it’s the best value for money guesthouse in South Africa.
All units have televisions with a DSTV decoder, only the Easy View channels are active.
There is a strict Non Smoking rule in all the units, however, smokers are encouraged to smoke outside. A No-pet policy applies to all Gariep Gardens units.
Rates are inclusive of electricity, linen and Towels. Due to the high quality of the White towels provided in the rooms, these towels are not to be used at the Swimming Pool area.
Gariep Gardens is divided into 3 separate independent units namely:
Riedier can accommodate 2 guests. It consists of a bedroom with a double bed. The bathroom is separate with a shower, basin and toilet. The lounge has a television. Reidier unit also has a large separate kitchen and entertainment area that has a build-in braai with an inter-leading door to your private outside lapa and braai.
Ting Tinkie can accommodate 3 guests. It consists of 2 separate bedrooms. The main bedroom has a king size bed and an on-suite bathroom (shower, basin and toilet). The second bedroom has a single bed with a basin in the room. The large lounge has a flat screen television that inter-leads to the kitchen. Inter-leading door to your very own private outside lapa and braai.
Blue Crane can accommodate 4 guests. It consists of 2 separate bedrooms . Each bedroom with two single beds and a separate bathroom (bath, basin and toilet). There is an open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge with a television. All rooms have air conditioners, fans and heaters.
Your very own private outside lapa and braai, close to your parking and next to the pool. Truly a home away from home!
This is a fully new equipped self-catering, house on a large property with Fruit Trees. The unit can accommodate up to 8 Guests. This unit has 4 separate bedrooms and one bathroom with a separate toilet. The first room consists of a double bed with new ice white linen. The rest of the rooms has two single beds per room with new ice white linen. The rest of the house includes a lovely kitchen and dining room area and a lounge with a television with DSTV Easy View package and Aircon.
Fish Eagle has a private braai area and on-site parking. There is a fully enclosed communal pool available close by. Television with DSTV Easy View package.
This is a self catering, Fully equipped Granny Flat with a double bed, brand new ice white linen. The bathroom consist of a shower, basin and toilet.
Television with DSTV Easy View. Access to pool, Braai, parking, air conditioned unit. Very basic, suitable for overnight accommodation and not long stays. Clean and Neat.
Rates are inclusive of electricity, linen, towels, toiletries and coffee/tee/sugar in each unit. All guests have access to the garden, swimming pool and secure undercover parking. Although many of our pictures reflect a view of the dam, there is no direct view of the dam from any of our Gariep Garden units.