Rooms and Rates

Garden Family Suite/Milking Shed

(2 rooms)

Room information

  x 3 (main is King or Twin)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)

Description: Garden suite consisting of a room with a king-sized or twin beds, and lounge area with fireplace and an extra bedroom with 2 single beds, a bathroom with Victorian bath & shower and separate toilet. It has a private verandah with magnificent views of the Swartberg. Minimum stay of 2 nights required.
  • Fireplace
  • Heater
  • View
  • Bed Linen supplied

Large Garden Room/Weaving Shed

(1 room)

Room information

  x 2 (main is King or Twin)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)

Description: Situated in a converted weaving shed, with king size or twin beds with ensuite Victorian bath and shower, a sitting area with fireplace and study/writing room with a 3rd bed. It has a verandah with magnificent views of Swartberg Mountains. Sleeps 3 adults and 1 child. Read More ›
  • Fireplace
  • Heater
  • View
  • Bed Linen supplied

Double Standard Room

(4 rooms)

Room information

  x 1 (King or Twin)
or   Ensuite Bathroom (Bath or Shower)

Description: In house and creamery adjacent to main house. King-size/twin or queen beds and ensuite bath or shower. 1 with fireplace. Opens onto patio.
  • Bed Linen supplied

Reviews of The Retreat at Groenfontein

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"The wonderful relaxing atmosphere"

Bridgid Hill | 23 December 2017

"Room lovely; food delicious; staff very friendly; surroundings stunning; lovely walks; peacefullness ay its best."

"Loved it"

(South Africa) anonymous | 22 April 2016

"Wonderful place and great hosts. Probably one of the best places I've seen in SA to relax and enjoy some time away from city life. "

Pictures of The Retreat at Groenfontein


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Countryside Mountain Views
Breakfast served Dinner served
Leisure facilities:
Bar on premises Bird Watching Farm activities Garden Horse Riding Mountain Biking Swimming Pool Walking / Hiking
Family friendly Fireplace on premises Pets permitted by agreement Secure off-street parking
In all rooms:
Bed Linen supplied
In some rooms:
  • Fireplace
  • Heater
  • View


Kids policy:
Children age 12 and over are charged as adults.
Pets are allowed on prior arrangement

Map of The Retreat at Groenfontein, Calitzdorp


P.O. Box 240 , 20km Northeast of Calitzdorp , Calitzdorp, Western Cape
We are only four and a half hours from both Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, and one and a half hours from George Airport. We are situated 20km north east of Calitzdorp and the magical Route 62, and 59km west of Oudtshoorn. Read More ›

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