Accommodation at Rooiheuwel

Take off your city shoes, embrace the vastness of the Karoo and experience the beauty of simplicity.


Grootdroom is a beautifully constructed, self-contained mountain chalet, built on the banks of a dry riverbed surrounded by the Nieuveld Mountains. This holiday home was made for comfortable living with well-equipped features such as a complete 12 volt photovoltaic (PV) solar system that uses the sun as a renewable energy source to satisfy its own electricity needs e.g. lights and fridge.
Additional fixtures include:
Wooden deck overlooking the mountains, Inside braai area, Fully furnished open plan kitchen / sitting room, Gas stove, 213 ℓ solar fridge / freezer, Fully equipped wheelchair friendly bathroom, Separate shower, Separate toilet, 2 x outdoor cold water showers, Outdoor flush toilet with a beautiful view, Outside lapa with bonfire, braai facilities and attractive stone dam for cooling down in the hot African sun, custom built to be specifically accessible by the disabled and 4 x fully furnished bedrooms(4-sleeper room: 2 x single beds and 1 x double decker single beds, 3-sleeper room: 3 x single beds, 4-sleeper room: 1 x ¾ bed and 2 x single beds and 3-sleeper room: bedroom under the deck with 3 x single beds)


Adults (15y +) R280 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R110 p/p/night | Children (under 7) Free


Comfortable, well equipped, self-contained farmhouse, complete with lapas and outside and inside braais.
There is also a rock pool where you can cool off after the days outdoor activities. Boplaas has 4 bedrooms; 3 rooms with 1 double and 2 single beds, 1 room with 2 – 3 single beds, 1 bathroom and separate shower.
The farmhouse has a dining room and lounge as well as a kitchen with a electric-stove, fridge and a freezer. You can also pitch a tent at the camping site at Boplaas.


Adults (15y +) R280 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R110 p/p/night | Children (under 7) Free

The Cottage at Boplaas

Original cottage, well equipped with microwave, fridge, and gas-plate stove. The cottage has a double bed and an en-suite bathroom. There is an open plan kitchen and outside braai facilities.

Rates:R250.00 p/p/nag

Farmshed at Boplaas

Farm shed for overnight (mattresses or beds) with an indoor fireplace.
Single beds only.

Rates:R150.00 p/p/night * for larger groups only (Provide own bedding)

Shepherds Kliphuisie in the veld

This is a place for those who want to shower outside, bath in a zinc bath, wash your clothes outside and enjoy this primitive lifestyle.
The original shepherds kliphuis has 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, as well as a sleeper couch in the lounge. There is an outside shower and toilet, an outside bake oven and “skerm” with braai facilities.

Kliphuisie does not have electricity but there is lighting with oil lamps and a small stone dam for cooling off on hot summer days. Kliphuisie is only within reach by bakkie or a high vehicle otherwise arrangements can be made.


Adults (15y +) R220 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R110 p/p/night | Children (under 7) Free

Boplaas Camping Site

Campsite under thorn trees with ablution facilities ( electrified ) – donkey-geyser, flush toilets, showers, washbasins and a camping kitchen with 3 sinks, power points and water.


R120 per camping space per night & R30 for each additional adult
(15y +) R30 add. p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R15 add. p/p/night | Children (under 7) Free

Bushcamp at Rietvlei

Campsite under thorntrees with bushtoilet & braai facilities. Next to a river.Toilet facilities available but no drinking water, please take along your own water.

Rates: R80 p/campsite/night

Booking & Rates

  • Booking is necessary.
  • All tariffs are per person per night in South African currency.
  • Camping rates: R120.00 p/vehicle and R30.00 p/p/night
  • The Shed, (sleeping on single beds) R120.00 p/p/night (bring your own bedding) Only for groups of hikers, bikers and educational schoolgroups.
  • Prices are subject to change without notice.
  • A 50% deposit is required when booking.
  • We do not accept payment by credit card at this time.
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