Rene`s Guesthouse established in 2000 offers 12 comfortable modern separate rooms, en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, DStv and secures parking. We offer breakfast, lunchboxes, dinner and have a fully stocked bar. Rene`s is situated in Douglas, made famous by the confluence of the Vaal and Orange rivers, in the Northern Cape.
Only a 100km from Kimberley on our way to the Augrabies falls near Upington. The area offers a variety of outdoor activities such as, romantic sunset cruises on the river, the Confluence wine cellars, fresh air wild life trips on a game farm, and a 9 hole golf course.
For the stay-in person, you can sunbave next to the pool or laze away on the deck with a good book and a glass of wine. We are the ideal stop-over for travellers and businessmen alike, and while you here, treat yourself to great food, vast open spaces and just old country hospitality. Like Steve Hofmeyer said "Great people and lots of fun".
Open plains, romantic sunsets and the charm of the countryside are what one can expect an Rene`s Guesthouse in Douglas. Comfortable, air conditioned, single and double rooms with satellite TV and secure parking. Enjoy fresh farm breakfasts an red wine (from our own Douglas cellar) evenings on our pool deck. Your hosts are Rene and Ap and everyone is very welcome.
-Air conditioner (all units)
-Big game (less than 30km)
-Boat / marine slipway onsite
-Braai / barbecue - communal
-DSTV in communal area
-DSTV in room
-Laundry facilities onsite
-Parking all onsite
-Radio in room
-Tea / coffee making facilities
-Television in communal area
-Tumble dryer onsite
-Washing machine onsite
San rock engravings There are about 3000 engravings and petroglyphs at Driekops Island in the Riet River, which were probably made by the San. When the river is in flood the engravings are buried by water.
Most images are abstract, and perhaps are related to the San religion. Douglas Wine Cellar Established in 1968. The cellar produces a wide variety of table and desert wines.
Visitors are welcome. Sport: Fishing Freshwater fishing can be done on the Vaal River River rafting River rafting can be done on the Orange River Guided walks Guided walks are offered in the area.
Take the R357 from KImberley to Douglas, its about 100km. When you come into Douglas , turn right at the second street (Kerkstreet), Drive down two blocks until you get the STOP sign. We are situated on the left hand corner of the stop sign.