Donkin Country House
Beaufort West, Central Karoo - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:At this Beaufort West accommodation, your hosts Attie and Karin Arnoldi will welcome you to enjoy your stay at Donkin House, an up-market 3-star guest house in Beaufort West, in the heart of South Africa's Karoo region.
They cater for business stops and families alike. A licensed bar and an A la Carte restaurant is on site where guests can enjoy a traditional farm-style dinner buffet every evening. Their cuisine is superb and in the morning guests can enjoy a delicious full English breakfast.
Your hosts invite you to come and experience good food and to come and enjoy warm and stylish ambience complemented by efficient service.
This accommodation in Beaufort West has thirty- two spacious and stylishly decorated, comprehensively furnished en suite rooms for either single travellers, or for a "big" family on their way to a holiday destination. Air-conditioning, DSTV, and tea and coffee facilities are available in the rooms.
They have enclosed parking for your vehicle to ensure that it is safe, the gates are locked at all time and guests will use their own remote key to come in and out as they please.
Relax and unwind in the bar or beside the sparkling pool with a specially made Karoo-sundowner. Or socialise in the garden in the shade of the beautiful umbrellas. They also offer their guest's a gymnasium which guests can use as they please. Donkin Country House offers those guests the use of their in-house gymnasium for free. You will have access to a full range of free weights, including dumbbells and barbells, and various strength and resistance machines.
Braai-facilities are available and this accommodation Beaufort West offers, is walking distance from the local golf course.
So stay in Beaufort West at the lovely Donkin Country House, where guests can enjoy a truely relaxing holiday.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Donkin Country House, Beaufort West, Central Karoo
- American Express
- Children Welcome
- Diners Club
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Air Conditioning
- Non Smoking
Accreditations & Gradings:
Accreditations for Donkin Country House, Beaufort West, Central Karoo
- Tourism Grading Council
Things to do near Beaufort West, Central Karoo
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Directions to Donkin Country House
Map of Donkin Country House in Beaufort West, Central Karoo+ OPEN FULL MAP
GPS Co-Ordinates: 22° 34' 57.7" E / 32° 20' 58.1" S
By Car / Driving
Driving to Donkin Country House in Beaufort West, Central Karoo
|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 244 km / Duration: 2 hours 56 mins|
|1.||Head north toward R404||0.2 km|
|2.||Turn left onto R404||9.6 km|
|3.||Turn left onto N12/N9||18.1 km|
|4.||Turn left onto N12||34.1 km|
|5.||Turn right to stay on N12||175 km|
|6.||Turn right to stay on N12||7.2 km|
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