Prince Albert - Karoo View Cottages

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Prince Albert – Karoo View Cottages

We would like to welcome you to our child, wheelchair & pet friendly luxurious accommodation married with all your home from home” comforts overlooking the village of Prince Albert 350m away, with magnificent views of the Swartberg & Karoo plains.

Health breakfast provisions, fresh farm milk, daily servicing, free unlimited Wi-Fi, air-conditioners, log fireplaces, plunge pools, braai areas & safe, secure off street parking, await you.

Our 4 cottages accommodate from 1 – 4 guests in each, our private suite up to 5 or our 3 bedroom house up to 11, perfect for singles, couples, friends, families, groups, cyclists, thus being able to accommodate up to 27 guests.

Do you dream of wide open vistas, spectacular views, peace, sun rises, sun sets, clear starry nights, birding, nature, cycling or hiking? If so, we would like to invite you choose Karoo View as a perfect home base from which to explore the village, Die Hel and surrounding areas as we would love to share our true Karoo destination with you.

“In the middle of nowhere, close to everywhere.”
The Name says it all.

Spacious en-suite bathrooms, 2 of which are wheelchair-friendly, large fully equipped kitchens and private entrance with safe off street parking at your front door.

Relax and unwind after your travels with a sundowner on your private stoep or in our fully equipped stone boma with plunge pool, overlooking the village with magnificent views of the Swartberg Mountains. If you are dreaming of wide open vistas, spectacular views, peace and tranquillity, sunrises, sunsets and clear starry nights, birding, nature, cycling or hiking, we would love to share our True Karoo destination with you.

Each cottage has an en-suite bathroom with either a bath or a shower and 2 of the cottages are wheelchair-friendly with grab rails and a special seat including a wall heater.

Large fully equipped kitchens complete with your home away from home comforts, including health breakfast supplies consisting of 3 cereals, homemade rusks, fresh milk and juice from our local dairy, various teas and coffee and lots of extras.

The living and dining areas all have large log fireplaces, air conditioners, comfy couches, occasional chairs, flat screen TV, safe, dining table and chairs.

Our cottages are individually decorated including beautiful artworks to enhance your natural surroundings.

Comfortable beds complete with 100% cotton percale bed linen, 100% cotton cellular blankets, all weather duvets, electric blankets and mozzie nets. Bath sheets, dressing gowns and hairdryers are also supplied.

There is secure and sheltered off street parking on your doorstep including ample space for bikes, trailers and caravans.

Explore our natural Koppie rich with indigenous flora and fauna with plant and bird identification, or relax at one of our view points whilst listening to the many bird calls that surround you. Relax on your own private stoep and unwind with a sundowner after your trip or enjoy our boma and braai areas, which are fully equipped with braai grids, utensils and firewood, whilst watching the moon rising over the Swartberg as the night sky draws your eyes to the heavens while the sun sets. Take a dip in our natural stone plunge pool, complete with lounger and umbrellas as you sip a glass or 2 of refreshing cold vino.

As dawn awakens and you draw back the curtains, what a sight to behold that awaits you; sights like no other ever seen in our village; and watch the sun rising up over the Swartberg whilst listening for the call of the owls just before dawn.

The name KAROO VIEW says it all. A true Karoo Destination that we would love to share with you.

Children of all ages are welcome and we are able to supply you with a cot if required.

KAROO VIEW COTTAGES are situated in the quaint Karoo village of Prince Albert in the Western Cape, which is located at the foot of the Swartberg, which forms the gateway between the Great Karoo and the Klein Karoo.

We are located towards the Northern end of the PRINCE ALBERT village, 350m off the main street, overlooking the village. All roads are tarred.
GPS: 33 13 08.60S / 22 01 26.09E

Howard, Marion and Furball the cat look forward to meeting and welcoming you to their piece of heaven in the Great Karoo.


Please log onto our website to view our rates and click on the rates button.

You can also make your booking directly through this web site.

A Cot with Percale linen is available on request, as well as additional beds.

Our complimentary Home Comforts include the following for your convenience:

  • Welcome sherry & gift pack including interesting information of what there is to see & do in the area
  • Health breakfast supplies; 2 cereals, home baked Muesli & Rusks, fresh farm milk, assortment of tea & coffee including coffee grounds for plungers & mocha pots all replenished daily
  • Kitchen stocked with; salt, pepper, toothpicks, biodegradable detergent & dishwashing tablets, spray n cook, serviettes & paper towels, dishwashing swabs & towels, emergency lamps
  • Bathroom amenities including Shampoo, Conditioner, Hand Wash, Body Lotion, Soap, Mosquito repellent & Lotions as well as special Bathroom Emergency Pack, Hair Dryer, Coat Hangers
  • Daily servicing & replenishing of the above at no additional cost
  • Free self-service laundry including biodegradable detergent & car, cycle or bike washing or alternatively 1 of our friendly staff will gladly do at a nominal cost
  • Indoor fireplaces in 2 bedrooms & kitchen are stocked with firewood & blitz during the winter months
  • Outdoor braai is stocked with firewood & blitz all replenished daily
  • Unlimited WiFi at no cost. Excellent Cell phone reception
  • DSTV Hospitality package including all Sports Channels
  • Air-conditioners with heating & cooling in all 3 bedrooms & kitchen
  • Complimentary herbs & vegetables from our organic tunnel, season dependent, please check first
  • We will gladly do grocery or refreshment shopping for ease of convenience upon arrival
  • Bicycles can be hired in town.

Rates are subject to change without notice.

PET POLICY: Socialised, well-behaved, cat-friendly, small and medium dog breeds allowed, as well as cats & caged birds all year round – we only ask that you advise us about your pets when making an enquiry. Pets sleep inside but please bring your own pet beds and bowls. Dogs are not permitted on the furniture and pets must be free of ticks and fleas on arrival. Dogs must be leashed at all times when outside. Consideration must be given to resident dogs, cats, birds and wildlife (small animals from time to time), as well as to other guests and their pets. Consideration must also be shown to our own pet, Furball the cat. Guests are asked to please clean up after their pets and are required to pick up their poop. Outside bins are provided behind the screens at each cottage. The entire property is fully fenced and is doggie proof, but care must be taken to keep the main gate closed at all times. Pets stay FREE and NO Doggie Damages Deposit is required.

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