Rooiheuwel is a self catering Karoo Guest Farm in South Africa, situated in the beautiful surroundings of the escarpment of the Nuweveld Mountains in the Great Karoo with a typical mountain-karoo landscape, 80km west of Beaufort West and 60km north of Leeu-Gamka.

Accommodation comprises of 2 fully equipped farmhouses and a fully equipped cottage, Grootdroom - a mountain chalet, a farmshed for overnighting with an indoor fireplace; a stone shepherd’s house (“kliphuisie”) in the veld; and a camping site under thorn-trees with ablution facilities ( electrified ). Guests will be graced by a magnificent and authentic Karoo experience. The silence, tranquility, peace and open starry sky at night is something special to experience.

The Karoo is an enormous semi-desert with the greatest variety of succulents together in the world , a huge and diverse flora as well as a variety of primate, game, reptiles, invertebrate and birds.
Rooiheuwel is a safe and ideal getaway destination throughout the year for hikers, (first green flag accredited and slackpacking hiking trails in the Karoo birdwatchers, 4×4 touring groups, dual sport motor-bikers, mountain-bikers, horsemen (bring your own horse), conference groups, environmental education groups, campers and weekenders.


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023 412 1669


P.O.Box 237
Beaufort West
South Africa

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32° 22′ 49″ S
21° 53′ 24″ E

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