Rosenhof Country House
Tribes Style: Mid Range
- Atmospheric former homestead and wagon house
- Visit an ostrich farm in the 'ostrich capital of the world'
- Attractive rooms, suites and a cottage
- Swimming pool and spa
- Explore the area by bike
- Enjoy a picnic in the rose gardens
Open: Rosenhof Country House is open all year.
Location: The hotel is on the outskirts of the town of Oudtshoorn in the Western Cape.
Rooms: There are 12 luxury rooms, 2 executive suites and a separate cottage. In total there is accommodation for up to 34 guests. The rooms are arranged around a courtyard. Each has an en-suite bathroom with both a shower and a bath, a heated towel rail and hairdryer. All are individually decorated and every room has its own terrace. Suites are set a little further from the main house and each as sitting room with an open fireplace as well as a bedroom and bathroom, an exercise bike, private garden and small swimming pool. Bird’s Cottage has three en-suite bedrooms, a lounge, a terrace and a swimming pool. All accommodation is air conditioned, has TV, phone, free Wi-Fi, safe, hot drinks maker and minibar.
Activities: Bikes are available to help you explore the neighbourhood and Oudtshoorn. From the hotel you can tour Cango Caves, visit Cango Wildlife Ranch to see lemurs, pygmy hippos and red river hogs, take a sunrise tour at Meerkat Adventures, visit an ostrich farm, go hiking, ziplining and play golf.
Facilities: These include a dining room, a separate breakfast room, a bar, three sitting rooms and a library. Outside there are gardens, terraces, verandas, a swimming pool and sunbathing deck. Bliss Spa offers masages, aromatherapy and beauty treatments. There is a sauna and a gym. A free laundry service is provided. The hotel has secure on-site car parking and 24 hour security.
Dining: There is a breakfast buffet each morning plus hot dishes cooked to order. The hotel provides light meals at lunchtime eaten indoors and outside, and a five course meal for dinner. If you’re fancy a picnic staff can prepare a basket full of goodies for you to enjoy in the garden or out and about.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome. Some rooms have a sofa bed and can sleep two adults and two children under 12. Bird’s Cottage is ideal for larger families.
Health: This is not a malarial area.
Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access.
The Tribes Foundation
Simply by booking with Tribes, you are making a difference. Every booking helps with The Tribes Foundation, the charity we back with admin and funds. Most clients give additional donations which we always put to very good use with one of the wildlife, environmental or social projects we support.