Clanwilliam Discovered

Clanwilliam is one of those towns you have heard of but probably have never been to, well now is the time to explore this superb village. With shops, restaurants, a museum and plenty of outdoor activities, this cosy town offers everything you want out of a tranquil getaway destination.

The Clanwilliam Wild Flower Show happens every year, and is a marvellous display of beautiful wild flora. The town Showcases the unique flora limited to the Clanwilliam region and Ramskop Nature Reserve while also raising public awareness on conservation issues. This year it will run from 24 August to 31 August 2013. The show also includes other fun, exciting activities such as music performances, hiking trails, art competitions and so much more.

Here are some places to stay in Clanwilliam to make visiting this wonderful part of the country, especially during flower season that much easier.

The Longhouse Guesthouse:

This charming guest house offers wonderful accommodation in Clanwilliam. It is an ideal place from where to explore the town, the rugged beauty of the Cederberg or the Atlantic Coast at Lamberts Bay. This historic thatched roof guest house, dates as far back as 1810 and is one of the two oldest surviving buildings in Clanwilliam and offer visitors old world elegance and charm.

Contact information for The Longhouse Guesthouse

Accommodation in Clanwilliam, The Western Cape

Contact person: Ilse Saaiman
Phone: (+27) 076-687-4360
Make Booking Enquiry now
Read Reviews

Blommenberg Guest House:

There are four rooms equipped for self-catering at this Clanwilliam accommodation as well as en suite bedrooms and family units. The self-catering units are situated on the front veranda with a lush shady garden and braai facilities. Blommenberg Guest House also provides a delicious breakfast, so don’t miss out on this amazing establishment.

Contact information for Blommenberg Guest House

Accommodation in Clanwilliam, The Western Cape

Contact person: Barbara Kemp
Phone: (+27) 027-482-1851
Make Booking Enquiry now
Read Reviews

Clanwilliam Lodge:

This accommodation Clanwilliam offers is situated right in the heart of the historic town with glorious views of the Cederberg Mountains. Clanwilliam lodge is comprised of thirty-three luxurious, colonial style bedrooms. And also operates as a wedding venue at their Palms Restaurant. Enjoy being pampered in their beauty salon – and feel like you never want to leave.

Contact information for Clanwilliam Lodge

Accommodation in Clanwilliam, The Western Cape

Contact person: Andre Thiron
Phone: (+27) 027-482-1777
Make Booking Enquiry now
Read Reviews

Rondeberg Resort:

Situated on the banks of the Bulshoek Dam, Rondeberg Resort offers use of the dam for skiing, boating, canoeing, fishing and much more. Enjoy their stone cottages, chalets or do a spot of camping.

Contact information for Rondeberg Resort

Accommodation in Clanwilliam, The Western Cape

Contact person: Emil and Heidi Rietman
Phone: (+27) 027-482-1487
Make Booking Enquiry now
Read Reviews

Yellow Aloe:

A wonderful historic guesthouse that offers a feast for nature lovers with beautiful flora, rock art, hiking and cycling trails. Yellow Aloe also has a lovely coffee shop, which offers a full breakfast, light meals and freshly baked cakes daily. There is a perfect gift shop to pick up something special for a loved one and to top it off Yellow Aloe has its own Nursery, a real all in one lovely accommodation.

Contact information for Yellow Aloe

Accommodation in Clanwilliam, The Western Cape

Contact person: Cheryl McGladdery
Phone: (+27) 027-482-2018
Make Booking Enquiry now
Read Reviews

Now that you are sorted on what to do, and where to sleep, here is where to eat.

Velskoendraai Restaurant & Farmer’s Market:

This sixty seater restaurant offers beautifully fresh and organic produce and delicious cordials, preserves, jams and hand baked breads. Cosy up by the fire in winter and enjoy a hot cup of Rooibos tea.

Come discover the beautiful town of Clanwilliam, and be enchanted.

Looking for accommodation while traveling?

SMS any `town name` in South Africa for example 'Clanwilliam' to '36000' and we will return the details of 3 randomly selected establishments for accommodation in 'Clanwilliam' to you. Note: Terms and conditions apply and messages charged at R3.00


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers: