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(5-sleeper room: 1 x double bed, 1 x single bed and 1 x double decker single bed, 4-sleeper room: 1 x double bed, 2 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 +) R330 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R165 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 2 bedrooms; 1 room with 1 double and 1 single bed, 1 room with 2 double bunk single beds( sleeps 4), 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 +) R330 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R165 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:R330.00 p/p/night | Children (7-14y) R165 p/p/night | Children (under 7y) Free

Farmshed at Boplaas

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

Rates:R180.00 p/p/night | Children (7-14y) R140 p/p/night

* for larger groups only (Provide own bedding and towels)

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 a solar fridge, lighting with solar 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 (14y +) R280 p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R140 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.


R150 per camping space per night & R50 for each additional adult
(14y +) R50 add. p/p/night | Children (7 - 14y) R25 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: R100 p/campsite/night

Booking & Rates

  • Booking is necessary.
  • All tariffs are per person per night in South African currency.
  • Camping rates: R250.00 p/vehicle and R50.00 p/p/night
  • The Shed, (sleeping on single beds) R180.00 p/p/night (bring your own bedding & towels) 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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