De Aar, Upper Karoo - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:It's the heart beat of accommodation in De Aar, the darling of the Northern Cape, with a name as unique as its offerings; Hearts Haven Guest House is the accommodation that will have even the coldest traveller's heart skipping a beat. It's no strange coincidence that this modern styled BnB rests in the heart of De Aar. Fenced by an electrical gate, Hearts Haven holds its guests closely, ensuring that they are unperturbed by the turbulence that lies outside of its vicinity.
The snug De Aar BnB accommodates everyone from couples to business travellers and is ideal for a cosy intimate getaway. The rooms are infused with a modern touch and furnished with contemporary furniture. The private entrance in the rooms ushers you into delicate greens and trees on a lonely patio that awaits you. There is a braai stand which awaits a party or even a late night hot dog. The beds of Hearts Haven Guest House are the poster child for comfort and loftiness. En suite bathrooms compliment the rooms of the De Aar Guest house. Hearts Haven shows its guests some love with self-catering facilities and amenities such as air conditioning, a TV with DSTV, a microwave as well as tea and coffee making facilities.
A full English breakfast can be savoured under the lush trees at your request. Juicy braai packs and home cooked meals can also be enjoyed for dinner on the breezy patio per request. It is the courteous staff here at Hearts Haven Guest House that holds impeccable service close to its heart.
The accommodation in De Aar would never leave the kids behind; behind the confines of an electrical fence the kids can enjoy fun under the sun on the jungle gym in the garden.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Hearts Haven, De Aar, Upper Karoo
- Children Welcome
- Disabled Friendly
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Air Conditioning
- Non Smoking
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Directions to Hearts Haven
Map of Hearts Haven in De Aar, Upper Karoo+ OPEN FULL MAP
GPS Co-Ordinates: 24° 0' 3.5" E / 30° 39' 16.5" S
By Car / Driving
Driving to Hearts Haven in De Aar, Upper Karoo
|Departing: Kimberley Airport|
|Address: Maroela St, South Africa|
|Distance: 245 km / Duration: 2 hours 56 mins|
|1.||Head northwest on Maroela St toward Oliver Rd/N8
Partial restricted usage road
|2.||Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto Oliver Rd/N8||1.7 km|
|3.||Turn left onto Landbou Rd||3.6 km|
|4.||Turn left onto N12||118 km|
|5.||Turn left onto R388||104 km|
|6.||Turn right onto R48||14.3 km|
|7.||Continue straight onto Hoop St||58 m|
|8.||Turn right to stay on Hoop St||0.6 km|
|9.||Turn left onto Schreiner St||0.6 km|
|10.||Turn right onto Alida St||0.4 km|
|11.||Continue onto Leo Cres||0.1 km|
|12.||Turn left onto Venus Ave
Destination will be on the left
Kimberley Airport - Kimberley+ OPEN WEBSITE
Kimberley Airport lies in the heart of the Northern Cape province and each year it has 15 500 air-traffic movements and has around 132 000 passengers come through, which mostly are business travellers.
Around six kilometres south of Kimberley lies the airport, its former name was B.J. Vorster Lughawe (Afrikaans for airport) and the Kimberley Airport had its beginnings in 1912.
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