Laingsburg Country Hotel
Laingsburg, Central Karoo - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:The Laingsburg Country Hotel is the perfect stop on the N1 in the heart of the Karoo and this Laingsburg accommodation is only 3 hours from Cape Town on your way to Johannesburg. Current owners Gerrit and Brenda Poole, along with hosts Buthelezi and Polly, welcomes you into their hotel to not only experience true Karoo hospitality, but also the chance to relax and to enjoy what this scenic part of South Africa has to offer.
In this accommodation in Laingsburg all seventeen rooms are en suite and air-conditioned, with tea and coffee facilities, television and fans to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. Their bedrooms offer you the best in countryside accommodation with modern bathrooms and spacious rooms. Due to their number of rooms, they welcome tour groups and group bookings.
At this accommodation Laingsburg offers, there is a sparkling pool to cool you on hot, crystal clear summer days or you can just relax in the hotel's beautiful, tree filled garden with its abundant bird life and extensive koi fish collection. Relax in their cosy bar after driving through the plains as it welcomes you with its warm atmosphere. Here you have a great view of the spectacular Karoo sunset over the surrounding koppies.
The CafÃ© Hart with its indigenous yellow wood and black wood interior offers you Karoo Lamb at its best, prepared in Cape Country style with its fragrant "bossie" flavour. There are also light meals from their coffee shop menu. They welcome tour groups for buffet meals and have an extensive a la carte menu for those who wish to linger over a delicious lunch or dinner treat.
Should you prefer to stay in absolute privacy, they can offer you a country cottage with three bedrooms in a sleepy part of Laingsburg.
They specialize in bringing you superb country hospitality in the heart of the Karoo. So stay in Laingsburg at this beautiful Hotel and have lasting wonderful holiday memories.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Laingsburg Country Hotel, Laingsburg, Central Karoo
- Animal Friendly
- Children Welcome
- Diners Club
- Disabled Friendly
- Gay Friendly
- Secure Parking
- Air Conditioning
- Non Smoking
Accreditations & Gradings:
Accreditations for Laingsburg Country Hotel, Laingsburg, Central Karoo
- AA Travel Guides
- Tourism Grading Council
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 20° 51' 5.9" E / 33° 11' 42.4" S
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Driving to Laingsburg Country Hotel in Laingsburg, Central Karoo
|Departing: Cape Town International Airport|
|Address: 37 Aviation Crescent, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town 7490, South Africa|
|Distance: 258 km / Duration: 2 hours 41 mins|
|1.||Head south||0.1 km|
|2.||Slight left toward Michigan St||0.6 km|
|3.||Turn left toward Michigan St||0.1 km|
|4.||Take the 1st right onto Michigan St||0.4 km|
|5.||Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd||0.7 km|
|6.||Merge onto Settlers Wy/N2 via the ramp to Somerset||3.9 km|
|7.||Take exit 22A toward R300/Bellville||1.5 km|
|8.||Merge onto Kuils River Rd/R300||14.1 km|
|9.||Keep right at the fork, follow signs for N1/Paarl/Worcester and merge onto N1
Partial toll road
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