Van Rhyns Guest House - Vanrhynsdorp (Ref 8550)

Vanrhynsdorp - Western Cape
Catered Establishment - Bed and Breakfast, Guesthouse
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from R300 to R500

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Van Rhyns Guest House is situated in the town of Vanrhynsdorp, which is about 80km North of Clanwilliam, in the Western Cape.

The Van Rhyns Guest House is more than just a Guest House. It houses one of the province’s top art galleries, as well as well patronised hair salon..

The buildings of Van Rhyns Guest House date back to the early 1900’s and retains much of its original architecture and charm.

Eight comfortable en-suite bedrooms with heating, airconditioning and fans are available. Breakfasts are included in the rates and we can arrange lunches and evening meals with enough prior warning.

We have a lovely pool area where you can relax after your day out. We are fully licensed at van Rhyns and offer some of the finest wines from the Olifants River Wine Route.

Watched over by the majestic Matzikamma (Maskam) Mountain Vanrhynsdorp, founded as Trutro (Troe-Troe) in 1751, is the oldest and southern most town in Namaqualand. The village has a distinct Victorian character and is also home to the largest succulent nursery of its kind in the world.
Vanrhynsdorp is 300km from Cape Town, and is situated on the N7 / R27 intersection. It is the ideal base to explore Namaqualand and the Hantam Karoo. Unique to the region is the convergence of three botanical kingdoms namely Nama-Karoo, Succulents in the Knersvlakte and Cape Fynbos on the mountains. Majestic sandstone rock formations are to be found in the mountains surrounding Vanrhynsdorp along with Koi and Bushmen rock art.
Van Rhyns Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Accommodation, Vanrhynsdorp, Nieuwoudtville, Vredendal, Clanwilliam, Western Cape, South Africa.

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From R300 to R500 per person. Please call Van Rhyns for up to date rates.

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Riebeeck Street - Vanrhynsdorp - Western Cape - 8170Go directly to establishment websiteEstablishments contact details
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Facilities / Attractions

Bird watching sites, Cycling routes, Four by 4 routes/courses, Hiking routes, Restaurants, Swimming

Licensed, Secure Parking, Smoke Free Establishment

Directions / GPS co-ordinates / Map location

On the N7 From Cape Town or Namibia turn into Vanrhynsdorp. At the T junction turn left, into Riebeeck Street. Van Rhyns Guest House is about 300 metres down the road, on your right.From Vredendal the R27 becomes Riebeeck Street. Van Rhyns Guest House is on your right.
On the R27 from Calvinia and Nieuwoudtville follow the signs for Cape Town. You will turn right into Kerk (Church) St, left into Namaqua and right into Riebeeck St. van Rhyns Guest House is on the left hand side.


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