Welgevonden Guest House Calitzdorp
Welgevonden is a charming guest house is situated on a small Chardonnay
wine farm in the heart of the Klein Karoo, on the edge of Calitzdorp, 300 m
off the main road and 50 km west of Oudtshoorn. The four double en-suite
bedrooms are tastefully decorated and furnished with country style pieces.
Enjoy the generous hospitality and relax in the lounge with open fireplace,
TV, games, books and kitchenette. A country style breakfast is served with
apricots, figs and grapes. 3 Star grading from the Tourism Grading Council.
Welgevonden has 4 bedrooms:
* 2 twin bedded rooms with showers en suite
* 1 double bedded room with bath en suite
* 1 double bedded room with shower en suite
The rooms are in an outbuilding dating back to 1880. All the rooms open onto a verandah which overlooks the garden. Reed ceilings, patchwork quilts, cross-stitch wall hangings, down duvets and family heirloom furniture reflects the lifestyle of the Klein Karoo. And there are wall heaters, overhead fans and hair dryers to help make your stay even more comfortable.
Taste port and wine at 5 wine cellars
Visit the cultural highlights - museum, DR Church, 27 wall hangings in the church hall, Arts Meander, freestyle organ recitals
Browse through the collection of second hand books and Africana at the museum
Bring your mountain bike or running shoes and get fit. We have lots of fresh air and safe roads
Try host local cuisine - Karoo lamb, bobotie or ostrich specialities
Go fishing or have a picnic at the Nelsrivier Dam
Buy fruit - fresh, dried or jarred!
Take a siesta like the locals do in summer and soak up the winter sun
Take a stroll through the Hennie Cloete Nature Garden to see why establishment are famous for succulents
Soak up the mineral waters of the Spa (25km)
Watch the birds - ostriches and the smaller ones
Taste homemade mustards and chilli sauces at Anna Sophia
Buy a handmade pipe or knife at Ebenhardts and send a friend a local postcard
Visit Gamkaberg Nature Reserve - Home of the endangered mountain zebra.
Pick your own grapes at De Krans during February
Book a Ostrich Tractor/Trailer Tour with Vredelus
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
Contact & reservations:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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