Karoo Art Hotel

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Karoo Art Hotel, Barrydale, Warm fires, a cosy bar area and a restaurant with a Karoo inspired menu that will make you want to return, surrounded by flamboyant and interesting artworks both on the wall and the furniture you sit upon, Karoo hospitality at its best.

Just off Route R62, located within easy reach of two hot water springs, a perfect place to stay on a road trip between Cape Town and Oudtshoorn, and ideal for a longer break in this peaceful Klein village.

Fifteen spacious bedrooms with top quality King or Queen-sized beds adorned with soft percale white linen, private balconies overlooking farming land, with ensuite hot shower-unit bathrooms, with filter coffee making facilities provided for your comfort. 

Each room individually designed, additional mattresses available are if you are travelling with children; various single-bed configurations are also available upon request. The Garden Suite Room is available on the ground floor. The other fourteen are on the first floor which is accessed by a historic wide staircase.

The village of Barrydale is surrounded by historic fruit-filled orchards, rows of olive trees and several vineyards, sheep, and dairy farms. Sip some wine, taste the olives, enjoy the Friday and Saturday farmers market, and make sure you go for a milkshake with a difference at Diesel & Crème Diner, a vintage restaurant that offering a unique dining experience. 

Visit the Barrydale Wine cellar and the Joubert-Tradauw both only minutes drive away, perfect for a relaxing afternoon. Ronnies Shop, a famous pub to visit and close by to the Warmwaterberg Hot Mineral Springs Spa, both a short car journey away, the latter an ideal place to relax the day in especially during the colder winter months. Several hiking paths are available in and around the valley of Barrydale and can be started easily from the hotel.

The in-house hotels' Belanti Theatre is host to several shows and cinema viewings throughout the year, please ask us for details of shows available.

Parking is available both off-street and in the bays adjacent to the hotel. For car and motorcycle clubs booking out the whole hotel, should you require, we can arrange a watchman to guard your cars/motorbikes. For cycle tour groups we offer a secure overnight locked storage facility in the historic Belanti Theatre for all your bicycles. Please speak to us during booking to arrange this. The hotel is sure to become a regular spot for you to enjoy the joys Barrydale has to offer.


  • Balconies
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Lounge
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WIFI
  • Writing desk

Facilities Available at Karoo Art Hotel

  • Hiking trails
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

More Information on Karoo Art Hotel

FAQs about Karoo Art Hotel
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Karoo Art Hotel are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where is Karoo Art Hotel located?
The address of Karoo Art Hotel is: Barrydale, Overberg, South Africa.