Doornbosch Guesthouse Cape Agulhas

Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottages

Guest House / Self Catering at Doornbosch Farm, between Elim and Baardskeerdersbos, Cape Agulhas, South Africa. Show on Map

About Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottages

Doornbosch Guesthouse and Country Cottages are part of a 5000ha working farm, with horses, game, fynbos and honey cultivation. We are located in the heart of the rural Overberg, no more than two hours from Cape Town, close to the white beaches of Pearly Beach, and just a few kilometres away from the scenic mission village of Elim.

This rural part of the southernmost area of the Western Cape is a well-kept nature reserve. Life here is relaxed, quiet and unspoiled. This is the place where 'getting away from it all' is really possible.


Guesthouse with Pool:
Our guesthouse offers country-life at its best. The house has three spacious and cosy guestrooms with en-suite bathrooms. For all our guests we have a pool, a large living area with an open kitchen, a comfortable sitting area with open fireplace and a large veranda with stunning views. Warm colours, rich fabrics, handmade tile floors and comfortable furniture make each room unique. The rooms can be booked individually or together for maximum privacy.

Protea Suite:
The suite has a master bedroom with double bed, en-suite freestanding tub and large shower, open living area.

Fynbos and Lavender Rooms:
These are two separate bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a large shower and a sitting area. To share living room / lounge area with fireplace, fully equipped kitchenette, bar, terrace, pool. If you choose to rent the whole house for utmost privacy, the maximum is 6 guests at a time.

Cottages Doornbosch:
The three cottages have been built and finished just recently and are now ready for our guests. The cape dutch style cottages are very comfortable and private with breathtaking views. Every cottage has its own terrace, kitchen and en-suite bathroom. Every cottage is uniquely styled with love for South African interior and the hand-picked furniture makes each of them special.

activities and attractions

• We offer game drives. You might be able to spot eland, zebra, ostrich, fallow deer, springbuck and various bird species
• Horse rides, mountain biking and hiking through the beautiful fynbos, proteas and wildlife are available
• Wine tasting at the various wine farms in the area is offered
• Explore the interesting villages of Napier and Elim less than 20 minutes away
• Swim and snorkel at Pearly Beach
• Shark cage diving at Gansbaai

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Underfloor heating
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (garage)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottages)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

Price Range
Available on request

Contact: Heidi Maritz

Tel: +27 (0)28 482-1994
Fax: +27 (0)28 482-1994
Mobile: +27 (0)78 447-5625
Skype: heidi.maritz

Physical Address:
Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottages, Doornbosch Farm, between Elim and Baardskeerdersbos, Cape Agulhas, South Africa

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.589026
Longitude: 19.649687

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 180km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 13h00
Check-out by 11h00

Listed on
November 2011 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

This location ist so beautiful and peaceful. We stayed für 3 Nights in Protea Suite with freestanding bathtube. What can I say? The rooms are clean and...

S. Melvin, Augsburg Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

Credit cards are not accepted at the establishment. EFT payments only, at this time.

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