Ladismith Country House Guest House in Ladismith, Karoo

Ladismith Country House

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at Knuiswagendrift, Hoeko Valley, Ladismith, Klein Karoo, 6655. Show on Map

About Ladismith Country House

Ladismith Country House is situated 7km outside the town Ladisith in the Klein Karoo and nestles on the slopes of the Klein Swartberg mountains. Only three and a half hours from Cape Town, this privately owned and managed Country House offers the discerning traveller the perfect Klein Karoo experience. With 55 hectares of mountains and plains, Ladismith Country House is a nature lover's paradise offering a variety of birdlife, fynbos and succulents.

Guest House Accommodation

The Manor House consists of four individually and tastefully decorated suites that provide the warmth and relaxation that only the Klein Karoo can satisfy. Each suite has it's own entrance and offers a patio with direct access to the beautiful garden. The suites offer white cotton bed linen, mosquito netting for Karoo summer days, safes, coffee and tea making facilities, air conditioning, heaters and ceiling fans.

Ladismith Country House is the perfect getaway from the daily hustle and bustle and therefore we do not have any telephones or televisions in our rooms. A television with DStv is available in our lounge. Local and overseas calls can be made from the office.

Guineafowl Suite:
Garden Suite with private patio, en-suite bathroom with separate bath and shower, magnificent views of Towerkop Mountain and the Klein Swartberg Mountains.

Pheasant Suite:
Veranda Suite on outside patio; en-suite bathroom with shower; beautiful views of the surrounding Karoo koppies.

Hadeda Suite:
Garden Suite with private patio; en-suite bathroom with bath and shower; beautiful views of the surrounding Karoo koppies and garden.

Heron Suite:
Garden Suite with private patio; separate lounge area; en-suite bathroom with shower; magnificent views of the surrounding Karoo koppies and garden. There is an attached single room with a door in between for a family with a child or an extra member.

Self Catering Accommodation

Paddasong Cottage:
Self catering accommodation is also offered in Paddasang Cottage, conveniently situated away from the Manor House. It is very secluded with unobtrusive views of the Klein Karoo Koppies and the farm dam housing a variety of bird- and frog species. “Paddasang” (with airconditioning) offers an open-plan kitchen with lounge, two bedrooms and a bathroom with bath and shower. A sleeper couch in the lounge can also accommodate a fifth/sixth person. Breakfast and dinner can be enjoyed at the Manor House if required.

The Cottage:
Spacious open plan cottage, fully equipped, full bathroom, DSTV all channels,private patio with braai facilities and private fenced off garden. Pet friendly.


• 24hr Reception
• Cell phone reception
• Internet at reception
• Smoking allowed on patios of rooms
• Fully licensed
• Safe Parking
• Braai facilities on request
• Wake-up calls on request
• Regrettably, no babysitting


Ladismith Country House offers a heart-warming breakfast in the perfect Karoo setting. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast in our dinging room or on the patio overlooking the garden and Klein Karoo landscape with the welcoming sounds of Guineafowl, Hadeda, Partridge and Pheasants.

Evenings are characterised by delightful Candlelight dinners, using local and fresh produce, which are creatively prepared and beautifully served.

Activities & Sightseeing

During the day, enjoy a scenic walk on the farm before heading out to the famous Seweweekspoort with it's many poorts and passes. Other passes in the area includes Groenfontein-, Kruisriver-, Huisriver- and Swartberg Mountain passes. Visit the historical mission station town of Amalienstein and Zoar. Calitzdorp, the Port capital of South Africa, is a mere thirty minute drive; Oudtshoorn with it's famous ostrich farms and Cango caves only an hour's drive and George International airport only two hours away.

If you feel like exploring the town of Ladismith, there is plenty to offer. The town's friendly people will charm you. Visit Ladismith Cheese Factory with a selection of fine and delectable cheeses. Ladismith Wine Cellar offers the wine lover a great wine selection. For the Hiking enthusiast there is the famous Elandsberg mountain trail that takes you all the way to Stanley's light or Towersig mountain trail, which takes one to Ladismith's landmark, Towerkop.

Game viewing and cultural tours to be booked in advance.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Restaurant / dining room

Accreditations (as claimed by Ladismith Country House)

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.471549999333334
Longitude: 21.31175

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 300km
George Airport - 165km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

Listed on
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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

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