Accommodation in Van Wyksdorp

Accommodation in Van Wyksdorp is abundant, with many small guest houses and self-catering establishments in and immediately around town and Rooiberg Lodge (about 12km from town), which offers accommodation for larger groups. Each establishment shown on our website offers guests a different and unique stay.


We offer our guests the opportunity to kick-back, relax and enjoy the unspoiled beauty of the Little Karoo, situated 350km from Cape Town and 100km from Oudtshoorn.

We strive to provide our guests with the opportunity to meet new and old friends, exchange stories, and enjoy the spectacular mountain views.


Watermill Farm is situated 3 kilometers from the Little Karoo village of Vanwyksdorp; enfolded within the foothills of the Rooiberg Mountain Range and enclosed by the Rooiberg Conservancy area.

On the farm we are immersed in unspoiled nature; surrounded by pristine veldt, clean air, and pure water that comes from an ancient limestone aquifer in the mountains.


The Buffelshoek Farm Cottage is a lovely self-catering, a pet-friendly cottage situated on a working certified organic olive farm 3 km out of Van Wyksdorp in the Olyvenrivier Valley, off R327 towards Ladismith.

It is situated at the top of the farm against the Rooiberg mountain range, away from all activities so is peaceful and quiet.


The campsites at The Karoo Bush Camp offers the perfect Karoo camping experience! Pet-friendly accommodation, positioned in such a way as to provide privacy and are large enough for more than one tent, trailer, caravan, or vehicle.

The ideal place to camp out, relax, unwind and explore the Little Karoo.


The Kliphuis is situated about 15km from Van Wyksdorp and offers visitors an isolated and safe wildlife experience. 

Settled in the beautiful Moose Valley, unhindered landscape nestled between “Towerkop”, “Langeberg” and the “Kamanassie” mountain ranges, this cottage provides everything you need for a quiet getaway with your spouse or family.


Ideal for families and friends, complete with spacious interiors and dog-friendly facilities. Perfect for romantic getaways, featuring outdoor baths and stunning views. Spacious bedrooms and vegan-friendly amenities.

Our safari tents provide comfortable stays with electricity, serviced lounge, and kitchen areas, and picturesque views.


This off-grid, pet-friendly guest cabin is set in a secluded mountain hideaway. This special cabin sleeps 4. It is fully furnished with a gas oven and geyser, solar power, and crisp clean borehole water.

There are endless walks to explore. We border a game reserve and have resident klipspringers and other interesting wildlife.


The Olde Post House is located smack bang in the center of Vanwyksdorp and is a historic building recently renovated. It features luxurious self-catering cottages with all the mod cons you would expect from a luxury stay.

It housed SAPS offices, the local telephone exchange, and law court. It even has a cellblock that you can now stay over in!