Stanford River Lodge

  • Guest Rating: (3)
  • Self-Catering, Bed & Breakfast
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Situated right on the exquisite natural beauty of the Klein River; 21 hectares, north facing with uninterrupted views of the Klein River mountains that run parallel to the river.

We are located next to Springfontein wine estate who are open for tasting and sales; close to the Walker Bay Nature Reserve and new fishing trail (easy driving with a 4x4) from where excellent fishing and whale watching can be enjoyed.

Hermanus, famous for its whales & Gansbaai, renowned for its great white shark tours and cage diving, are a short drive away, as are many places of interest and other activities like 4x4 and quad biking trails, wine estates, horse riding, mountain biking, bird watching, hiking in the mountains and many excellent restaurants, not to mention Stanford's famous river tours on the Platanna or the African Queen.


-4x4 Trails
-Whale watching
-Quad Bike Trails
-Wine & Beer tasting
-Cheese tasting
-Horse riding
-River Cruises

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellation policy is 50% of full accommodation if cancelled within 14 days of arrival and 100% if cancelled within 7 days of arrival.
Facilities & Services:

Honeymoon Couples
Limited Room Service
Wine Tasting
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Fireplace on the Premises
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Hiking / Walking Trails
Horse Riding
Swimming Pool

Directions from Cape Town
-Take the N2 away from Cape Town
-Take Exit 90 Hermanus turnoff
-Carry on this road through Hermanustowards Gansbaai/Stanford
-Stanford is 15 minutes from Hermanus
-Turn right into Stanford at the Caltex garage
-Go through the village on this road, Queen Victoria Rd, until you drive down a large dip in the road
-Turn left after dip into Moore St
-Carry on over stop street onto a gravel road
-3.7km from this junction you will find us on the right hand side (look for black roof)

Directions from Garden Route
-10km after Riviersonderend
-Turn left onto R326 signed Stanford & Hermanus
-Cross R316 from Caledon to Bredasdorp
-The R326 ends at Stanford, Cross over into Queen Victoria St. Follow directions above from this point
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Units and Rooms

B&B or self catering rooms each with en suite bathrooms and covered patios with BBQ facilities available - all have views of the river. The upstairs honeymoon suite boasts stunning views both from the bed and bath.

Double Room - Queen size bed, en-suite bathroom (shower only). Tea/coffee facilities. TV. Hairdryer. Safe. Ground floor with patio.

Double Self Catering - 2 Single beds or Kingsize bed, en-suite bathroom (shower only).Full kitchen and breakfast table. Patio with Weber type BBQ/braai facilities. TV.

Executive /Honeymoon suite - Queen size bed, en-suite bathroom (freestanding bath & kingsize shower). Fridge, tea/coffee facilities.TV. Hairdryer. Safe. Upper floor with patio.

Latest Reviews
We were celebrating our 56th wedding anniversary, and the Honeymoon Suite was an ideal location to do just that. The balcony is a delight, as are the other facilities. Thank you to Leonie, Valda and John for letting us share their delightful location.
Vyvyan Wilmshurst Dec 2016
It is wonderful - good for bird watchers and just to relax. A place you can come home to.
C Jost Nov 2009
The place was very was good, magnificent, the hospitality was the best; but most of all it was so relaxing. We really enjoyed ourselves. Thanks to Valda and John, they are the best.
Violet Lamola Aug 2009