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The Thorntree Country House
  • ...the gem of the Klein Karoo

Overview

The Thorntree Country House is a private and secure romantic retreat in the Klein Karoo, South Africa, and is the perfect base from which to explore the unique attractions of this area. The house is situated en route the Cango Caves, the Swartberg Pass and the circle route to Prince Albert via Meiringspoort. It is also within easy reach of the Cango Ostrich Farm and Cango Wildlife Ranch.

The homestead and outbuildings date back to the 1800's and reflect the typical Klein Karoo architectural style. They have been gracefully restored to their original splendour, and equipped with all modern conveniences.

The Thorntree Country House is a family-run business. Louis and Tanja Lategan and their staff look forward to making your stay in the Klein Karoo an unforgettable experience.

Need To Know


Rates

Rates are per night and are inclusive of breakfast

Dinner can be provided by prior arrangement

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Rack Rates
Valid between 01 Sep 15 - 30 Apr 18


T&C's

The full amount is required within 48 hours from booking in order to guarantee your reservation.

Rates are subject to change without prior notice.




Room Overview

Rooms are luxurious and spacious, and are equipped with air-conditioning, a safe, mini bar, tea/coffee station, TV with M-Net and selected DSTV channels, en-suite bathroom with shower, twin vanities and toilet. Each room also has its own patio area.


GPS Co-Ordinates:

S33°29'38" E22°14'45"


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How To Get Here

From Cape Town / Winelands

From Cape Town / Winelands the fastest route would be the R62 via Worchester, Robertson, Montague, Barrydale, Ladysmith, Calitzdorp and then Oudtshoorn. This is app a 5hour drive (6hours if you are going to stop a bit) Turn left at the 3rd traffic light and take the R328 towards the Cango Caves. 12km out of town on the left hand side you will see the entrance(and official guesthouse sign) for The Thorntree Country House.

From Hermanus

From Hermanus the fastest route would be via the N2 through Calledon and Swellendam. Just Past Swellendam take the Tradouw Pass towards Barrydale and continue with the R62 to Ladysmith, Calitzdorp and then Oudtshoorn. This is app a 4hour drive (5hours if you are going to stop a bit) Turn left at the 3rd traffic light and take the R328 towards the Cango Caves. 12km out of town on the left hand side you will see the entrance (and official guesthouse sign) for The Thorntree Country House.

From Plettenberg Bay (2.5hrs) or Knysna (2hrs)

From Plettenberg Bay (2.5hrs) or Knysna (2hrs) take the N2 to George. Take the 1st turnoff into George and continue straight through town. Continue with the N12 over the Outeniqua Pass to Oudtshoorn. Just drive straight through Oudtshoorn and continue with the R328 towards the Cango Caves. 12km out of town on the left hand side you will see the entrance (and official guesthouse sign) for The Thorntree Country House.

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