Situated in South Africa's picturesque Garden Route, Eight Bells Mountain Inn nestles in the Ruiterbos Valley Region at the foot of the Robinson Pass on the R328 between Mossel Bay (35km) and Oudtshoorn (50 km). Guests are invited to settle in at the 160 hectare estate for a unique mountain experience.
This 4-star owner-managed family resort hotel is idyllically set surrounded by mountains and boasts picturesque gardens, incomparable panoramic views of nature’s splendour, as well as the serenity enveloping the entire retreat.
Each of their 25 stylishly appointed rooms is best described as elegant chic, but with a distinct log cabin atmosphere, sporting inviting wooden finishes, a homely ambiance and a quaint country farm-house feel, with touches of trendy accents.
In addition to their comfortably beautiful accommodations, Eight Bells also offers their guests the luxury of outdoor amenities, including a swimming pool, tennis and squash courts, bowls, walking trails and horse-riding.
Seek contentment at this multi-award-winning oasis, and rest assured that magnificent memories will be made with family and friends – the ideal mountain getaway to explore magnificent mountain passes, the Garden Route, the timeless Little Karoo and the regions many natural wonders.
Restaurant, Pub, lounge with fireplace, snooker room with darts board, swimming pool, children's pool, children's play area, children's dining and play room, secure parking, two tennis courts, squash court, bowling green, table tennis, ,six walking trails, horse riding, bird watching, fynbos and proteas during season, wide open spaces on secure 400-acre estate.
In the mountains, at the foot of the Robinson Pass, close to the beaches, activities and historical buildings of Mossel Bay and the ostrich farms, Cango Caves and attractions of Oudtshoorn. Big Five game reserves nearby.
In Room Facilities:
Underfloor heating, fans, air-conditioning in Log Cabins and some Palm court rooms, telephone, flat screen TV, DSTV, bathroom amenities, digital safe, hairdryer and tea/ coffee facilities.
Dias Museum, Casino,Hiking Trails,Whale Watching, Shark Cage Diving, Golf (Oubaai,Mossel Bay Golf Club, Pinnacle Point),Blue Flag Beaches - Santos Beach and Hartenbos, plus Diaz Strand, Klein Brak and Dana Bay.
Surfing, Skydiving, Scenic fixed-wing flights along the Garden Route. Dune surfing, Private Boat trips around Seal Island and the Indian Ocean Bay.