Central Klein Karoo De Jager's Pass Beaufort West Western Cape South Africa

Lemoenfontein Game Lodge

Overview

Built in the mid 1800's by an English Gentleman and once used as a private hunting lodge. Today 12 extremely comfortable en-suite bedrooms all leading out onto wide verandahs. All rooms have air conditioners and wall heaters, and some with fireplaces. Outside braai facilities and swimming pool situated in a lovely garden.



GPS: -32.283943 | 22.599756


General Info

Facilities:

BBQ/ Braai Facilities/ Boma Swimming Pool Airport Transfers By Arrangement Babysitting by Arrangement Bar Business Centre Dinner served Free WiFi Guest Lounge Laundry Service Pets By Arrangement Safe TV Lounge

In Room:

Air-conditioning Bar Fridge Fan Fireplace Hairdryer Heater Patio Private Entrance Safe Tea / Coffee Tray TV/Satellite

Attractions:

Bird Watching Game Viewing/ Game Walk Stargazing Walking Trails 4x4 Trails Nature Reserve

Area Info:      

Beaufort West is a typical country town with a rich romantic history. The little town lies in what became the world's richest collecting gournds for fossils. Today visitors can find out more about them by following the fossils trail at the Karoo National Park outside the town. The Karoo people are warmhearted friendly and open people. They are extremely proud of the fact that the world famous heart surgeon, Prof Christiaan Barnard, is a local boy . This pioneer of the first heart transplant in the world, is a born Karoo boy. At the pastorie visitors can see his humble boyhood home visit the garden in which his ashes are buried. With morden road and rail links, Beafort West is ideally situated as a central base from which to explore the Great Karoo and the historic Swartberg Pass. It is also the gateway to holiday resorts in the Western, Eastern and Southern Cape/Garden Route.

Directions:  

Lemoenfontein Game Lodge is situated 3km north of Beaufort West and 4.5 km off the N1 on the De Jager's Pass road. Latitude: -32?21"16.19' (-32.354496) Longitude: 22?35"1.03' (22.583620)