Riverside Guest Lodge

Sophisticated accommodation, beautiful views and an ideal location. We look forward to hosting you.

Find peace in the Klein Karoo

Beautiful views, starry nights and joyful sunny days. We invite you to share this experience.

Riverside Guest Lodge

Situated on the banks of the Grobbelaars River, we are in a prime spot to enjoy nature where you can see a variety of birds without leaving the deck and you might be lucky enough to spot an otter or two.


Elegant, well-appointed en-suite rooms with quality linen and amenities.

Self-catering Log Cottage

Cozy cottages with open wood burning fireplace and an elevated private balcony overlooking the river & mountain. Spoil yourself to a well-deserved vacation in Oudtshoorn, located on the R62 Garden Route, halfway between Cape Town & Port Elizabeth.

Wine & Dine

A freshly prepared breakfast is served daily and guests can enjoy a cheese board with a glass of wine from the lodge’s selection in the afternoon.


Riverside Guest Lodge

Sophisticated Oudtshoorn accommodation to more than 20 000 happy guests since March 2000!
The lodge is located on the banks of the Grobbelaars river in the centre of Oudtshoorn, 2.7 km from the Cango Wildlife Ranch. The Swartberg Pass is 28 km from the property with a host of attractions nearby including but not limited to the Cango Caves, Meirings Poort, waterfalls, game farms, ostrich show farms, olive farms and wine estates.

Solar panel

We are not affected by electricity outages.

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The lodge features individually decorated rooms and artist inspired log cottages. All rooms and log cottages are air conditioned, contain flat-screen TV’s with DSTV & luxury double queen size beds. All have private en-suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, bath robes, towels and a hair dryer. Free Wi-Fi is offered throughout the property and there is ample off street secure parking for vehicles.

There is an outdoor spa pool on the elevated wooden deck with views of the Swartberg mountains as well as the Grobbelaars river below and guests can enjoy a drink at the on-site pool side bar.

A freshly prepared breakfast is served daily and guests can enjoy a cheese board with a glass of wine from the lodge’s selection in the afternoon.

Climate Control Reverse Cycle Air-conditioning

2 & 3 Pin Electric Sockets

USB Charging Stations

Satellite TV

Free Wi-Fi Throughout

En-Suite Bathrooms

Complimentary Toiletries

Percale Linen

Secure Parking

Superior Double Room

Deluxe Double Room

Standard Double Room

Double Room

Log Cottage

Our Global Guests

Welcome to our international guests. We strive to ensure your best South African accommodation experience



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