Swartberg Country Manor is nestled in the heart of the Klein Karoo on the farm Voorbedacht. Here at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains guests can easily imagine a time when life was so much simpler.

Long, carefree talks and memorable occasions are complimented by hearty, traditional Karoo meals in the on-site a la carte restaurant Patat. Adding even more value is the conference and wedding venue - all set in a picture perfect landscape. Guests can explore this exquisite region by undertaking guided eco tours such as stargazing, Swartberg Pass excursions and various mountain hikes. Adam will take you on a hiking trail to the waterfall and our host is more than happy to accompany you on one of the many mountain bike trails surrounding the farm. Bring your own mountain bike or hire one from us! read more

Swartberg County Manor offers 16 comfortable en-suite guest rooms in the two original farmhouses. The Historical House (1865) has five enchanting rooms overlooking a fig orchard. The Main House offers 11 stylish rooms, with breathtaking panoramic mountain views from the open lounge. A further nine rooms are set in true Karoo style cottages, with a dreamy honeymoon suite to top it all. read more

Who would have thought that an old tobacco sorting shed could be turned into a stylish restaurant? The Oregon woodwork adds a warm ambience to the fynbos paradise at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains. Enjoy breathtaking sundowners on the open wooden deck, while the Karoo sun paints the mountain in various shades of crimson. The seasonally fresh a la carte menu and hand selected wines compliment every special occasion.