Prince Albert Accommodation At 85 on Church Self Catering, Karoo
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  • Property TypeApartments
  • Guests11
  • Rooms/Units2
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

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  • Listed on since August 2012

At 85 on Church is a 3 star graded property offering Prince Albert accommodation for tourists and visitors of the Karoo.

About At 85 on Church

Central to restaurants, shops, art galleries and other attractions, At 85 on Church is a spacious, charming house set in a large garden with a swimming pool and an outdoor braai. This fully equipped home offers three spacious bedrooms and three bathrooms, of which two are en-suite. In the garden, there is also a cottage for two that can be rented with the house or separately.

Self catering accommodation

The House (sleeps 8):
• One big bedroom with a king-size bed that can be separated into two single beds and a double bed and en-suite bathroom with a shower
• One bedroom with a king-size bed that can be separated into two single beds and en-suite bathroom with a shower
• One bedroom with twin beds and a separate bathroom with shower and bath
• Fully equipped kitchen
• Lounge with fireplace and flat screen TV with DStv (family package)
• Dining-room
• Two Stoeps (verandahs) one with table and chairs
• Outside braai (barbecue) area

All rooms are equipped with, fans, wall heaters and mosquito nets. The three bedrooms each have a private entrance.

The Cottage (sleeps 2-3):
• King size bed that can be separated into two twin beds on request
• Sleeper couch for 1 adult or 1-2 children
• Fireplace
• Inside bath / toilet
• Kitchen area
• Flat screen TV with DStv (family package)
• Comfy chairs and garden table with 4 chairs


The Garden:
• Swimming pool - 8m x 3m
• Lawn, Karoo plants, vegetable / herb garden where you can help yourself
• Fruit trees, fish-pond, lots of birds

Other Amenities:
• Secure off-street parking
• Flat screen TV with DStv (family package) in both the main house and the cottage
• Connectivity - Prince Albert has excellent 3G as well as cell phone signals, also a first rate cybercafe: the Lazy Lizard.

Activities & Attractions

Prince Albert is a special place with many special people to meet, who will gladly share their knowledge and talents with you.

Ailsa will take you for a ghost tour to discover the history and the architecture of the Victorian and Cape Dutch houses - a great story teller with a great sense of humour. Hans and Tilanie will show you the stars from their private observatory and explain the reasons for the exquisite sunsets in the Karoo.

Sue, a botanist, will tell you about the succulent and other Karoo plants in the nearby nature reserve. On Saturday, you can meet Brett the Vet at our morning market, selling his permaculture organic vegetables. In the Seven Arches building, Brent will show you the work of local artists in the art gallery, or treat you to a delicious dinner at the Gallery Cafι.

Across the road, browse the fascinating history and heritage of Prince Albert at the Fransie Pienaar museum.

We cannot name them all …. the many restaurants, coffee shops, galleries, antiques, weaveries, blacksmith - and the interesting people who run them.

Enjoy wine tasting at one of our four vineyards, taste olive oil at one of our olive farms, and don’t forget to try the cheeses at Gay’s Dairy. Walk and explore the Koppie overlooking the town …. the flowers, birds, insects, springboks, tortoises and the incredible view.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Video player

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Main House

The house has 3 double rooms and 3 bathrooms, a lounge, dining room and a fully equipped kitchen. There is also an outside braai/barbecue area and a table to eat al fresco. The lounge has a fireplace and there are panel heaters in the house.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 8 guests (max 8 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

The Cottage

The cottage is a large one-roomed open plan separate garden cottage overlooking the swimming pool. It has a wood burner for comfort in winter and a ceiling fan and mosquito net for summer.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Guest Reviews

9 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

Our stay at 85 on Church has been an absolute delight. Yolande has been a wonderful host and made us feel most welcome. The house is just beautifully decorated, very spacious and makes you feel right at home. The garden is also stunning and quite big, with lots of space for kids to run around - or swim, when its nice and hot in summer. It is situated right on the main road, close to all the shops, restaurants and bars - everything within comfortable walking distance . We had a great stay - albeit way too short. Can really recommend to come stay with family or a few friends.

July 2019

Jasmin Nagel (Muizenberg)

Verified reviewexcellent

We had a wonderful 10 days stay at 85 on Church. Just wished we had booked longer. Yolande was so helpful and caring.

January 2017

Marian Harvey (London UK)

Need to Know

Response timeAt 85 on Church typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)George Airport - 160km
Cape Town International - 400km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since August 2012

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