• Karoo, South Africa

About Rosenhof Country House, Oudtshoord

About Rosenhof Country House, Oudtshoord

Exuding an aura of authenticity and featuring a tasteful collection of antique furnishings, Rosenhof Country House is recognised as one of the finest establishments in the region. Located on the outskirts of Outdshoord, en route to Cango Cave, this elegant house has been carefully renovated that has remained tranquil and understated, despite being near a busy road.

With stunning mountain views combined with a ‘home from home’ appeal, this is the perfect retreat for anyone looking for somewhere warm spirited and a comfortable base from which to explore Oudtshoorn.

Lodge Details


Intimate and cosy, 5 star renovated house with a real sense of history and character


In a good location to visit Cango Caves and Oterich farms, Roesnhof Country House is located on the outskirts of Oudtshoorn.

Accommodation & Facilities

With room for just 28 guests at a time, there are 12 standard rooms and 2 suites, the former surrounded by a neat rose garden, each sleeping two adults. Rooms are wonderful spacious with an individual style, all en-suite with a separate bath and shower, heated towel rail and bathrobes. All accommodation is air conditioned and has heating, as well as satellite TV, a phone, mini bar and a safe. In addition, the 2 suites, set a little further away from the other rooms, have their own pool, lounge and patio with views of the Swartberg Mountain.

In the main area there are several lounges with cosy fireplaces which make the ideal place to relax, or you can explore the nice garden and swim in the pool. There is also a small bar, Wellness Centre, gym, sauna and Jacuzzi. Wireless internet is available throughout the property and there is now an Art Gallery.


South African food is on offer in the elegant dining room, each dinner complimented by the perfect wine.


From the Rosenhof Country House there is a large range of places to go and things to do. The Cango Caves are Africa’s largest show caves and a historical highlight not to be missed. And the Cango Wildlife Ranch is home to lemurs, red river hogs and pygmy hippos, you can even go Cage Diving with Nile crocodiles, and see some of the big cats. There are ostrich show farms and Meerkat Adventures to see them in their natural environment. Hot air balloon trips are also available from here, as well as the Wilgewandel Family Farm where you can embark on camel rides, foefie slides and more.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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