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Karoo Retreat

3.5-star Oudtshoorn guesthouse with restaurant

  • Free English breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
From
ZAR 800

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8,8.Fabulous.
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    Apr 11, 2019

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 48 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 5 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Airport shuttle

Feel at home

  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden

What’s around

  • Arbeidsgenot - 6 min walk
  • Oudtshoorn Suspension Bridge - 14 min walk
  • C.P. Nel Museum - 22 min walk
  • Cango Wildlife Ranch - 35 min walk
  • Safari Ostrich Show Farm - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Buffelsdrift Game Lodge - 5.3 mi / 8.6 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Luxury Villa
  • Basic Double Room

Location

  • Arbeidsgenot - 6 min walk
  • Oudtshoorn Suspension Bridge - 14 min walk
  • C.P. Nel Museum - 22 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Arbeidsgenot - 6 min walk
  • Oudtshoorn Suspension Bridge - 14 min walk
  • C.P. Nel Museum - 22 min walk
  • Cango Wildlife Ranch - 35 min walk
  • Safari Ostrich Show Farm - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Buffelsdrift Game Lodge - 5.3 mi / 8.6 km
  • Cango Ostrich Ranch - 8.6 mi / 13.9 km
  • Karusa Vineyards - 9.3 mi / 15 km
  • Cango Caves - 17.8 mi / 28.7 km
  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 21.3 mi / 34.3 km
  • Rust en Vrede Waterfall - 21.5 mi / 34.6 km

Getting around

  • George (GRJ) - 55 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 5 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-9:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 15

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Spa services on site

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Coffee/tea maker

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • In-room massage available
  • Furnished patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 60-cm flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages.

Small print

Also known as

  • Karoo Retreat House Oudtshoorn
  • Karoo Retreat House
  • Karoo Retreat Oudtshoorn
  • Karoo Retreat Guesthouse Oudtshoorn
  • Karoo Retreat Guesthouse
  • Karoo Retreat Guesthouse
  • Karoo Retreat Oudtshoorn
  • Karoo Retreat Guesthouse Oudtshoorn

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The seasonal pool is open from January to December.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Karoo Retreat does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool.
  • Yes, cats and dogs stay free. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Camp Roadhouse (7-min walk), Kalinka (11-min walk), and Jemima's Restaurant (12-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Karoo Retreat has a seasonal outdoor pool and spa services, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
8,8.Fabulous.
  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Sehr sauberes und modernes Zimmer über zwei Etagen.

    1 night romance trip, Feb 9, 2019

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Frühstück klein aber ganz gut. Kaffee war nix. Pool etwas dreckig. Preis für die Lage angemessen. Direkt in der Stadt. Zimmer sind schön.

    2 night trip, Jan 31, 2019

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  • 8,0.Very good

    Modernes Guesthouse

    Der Empfang von Neliza war sehr herzlich! Eine sehr moderne Unterkunft, teilweise etwas zu kühl eingerichtet! Der Frühstücksservice und Ambiente sollte definitiv verbessert werden!

    Ronny, 1 night romance trip, Nov 22, 2018

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    1 night trip, May 7, 2019

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