Central Klein Karoo 16 Schoeman Street De Rust Western Cape

Housemartin Guest Lodge


At the Southern entrance to the magnificent Meiringspoort lies the scenic village of De Rust, where we at Housemartin Guest Lodge will welcome you. In the garden of the 110 year old Victorian manor house are twelve en-suite luxury guest rooms; each with there own veranda leading onto the gardens, orchard and sparkling pool. In the rooms you will find port, muscadel, homemade biscuits and rusks.

GPS: -33.488632 | 22.536381

General Info


There is a restaurant on our premises. A stay at Housemartin is about relaxation - stroll around our beautifully landscaped garden, filled with an array of mature fruit trees and an abundant selection of birds, or soak up the sun around our heated swimming pool.

In Room:

Furnished and styled for ultimate comfort, the 12 en-suite bedrooms each have queen sized or single beds with percale bed linen, and all open onto private verandas. Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, homemade biscuits and rusks, and muscadel and port are provided in all rooms, and in winter, bathrooms are heated underfoot, and mohair blankets and electric blankets are available.


For the more energetic the area offers numerous walks and hiking trails, birding trips, scenic drives through the Swartberg, cycling, and tours through the wine route.

Area Info:      

Klein Karoo at the Southern entrance to the Meirinspoort which cuts through the Swarberg Mountains. Hikes, Waterfall and Mountain passes. Ostrich and Seed farming.


On the corner of Schoeman and Kerk Street, De Rust