Prince Albert Accommodation At 85 on Church Self Catering, Karoo
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  • Guests11
  • Rooms/Units2
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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.

The Cottage

The 1-bedroom cottage is situated in the garden. It offers a king-size bed, that can be split in 2 single beds, a sleeper couch and a private bathroom with a bath. There is also an outside shower. In-room amenities include a fan, mosquito net, fireplace and a television with family DStv package. The kitchen is equipped with a stove, oven, microwave, and fridge.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 3 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

The House

The house consists of 3 bedrooms. The first room has a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom a King-size bed that can be split in 2 single beds and an en-suite bathroom. The third bedroom offers a double bed and a single bed with a full bathroom across the passage. Each room has a private entrance and opens onto wide verandas. In-room amenities include fans, wall heaters and mosquito nets. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, oven, a microwave, a fridge-freezer combination and a dishwasher. Guests can enjoy their meals in the dining room or outside on the veranda. Alternatively, guests can relax in the lounge, which is comfortably furnished and equipped with a cosy wood-burner and a TV with family DStv package. There are heaters throughout the house.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 8 guests (max 8 adults)
Children: are allowed in this room type

Guest Reviews

8 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

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)

Verified reviewexcellent

What a wonderful house At 85 on Church is! Our family absolutely loved staying there and missed out on half of Prince Albert's attractions because we enjoyed the pool and the verandas so much! This is definitely the guesthouse with the best interior, the best location and the best special touches that we've ever stayed at. Thank you so much. We will definitely be back.

January 2016

Uys family (Stellenbosch)

Need to Know

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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