Karoo Art Hotel is a funky, relaxed and welcoming country hotel situated in the Klein Karoo on the scenic Route 62. The 15 rooms are all completely individual in character, some with beautiful views overlooking the village. There are 3 different room categories: Klein Karoo Rooms, Groot Karoo Rooms and the spacious Garden Suite.
Whenever you find that a particular weekend or other period is blocked, this does not necessarily mean that no accommodation is available. Accommodation might still be available through specific enquiries at the hotel. Please send us an e-mail with your specific accommodation requirements in such instances.
We have secure parking for all our guests at the top of a beautiful terraced garden with water features. Around our crystal clear pool we have umbrellas and tables and chairs where our guests can lounge in the sun.
The restaurant serves excellent typical South African cuisine and authentic Karoo dishes, all designed with a twist. Together with our comprehensive top-notch wine list, you are promised an excellent Klein Karoo food & wine experience.
Guests love sharing a drink at our bar where we regularly arrange live music events. The lounge with fireplace invites to a glass of Klein Karoo port during winter months.
Karoo Art Hotel is an ideal home-base from which the to explore the magnificent Klein Karoo! Barrydale is within easy reach of the Warmwaterberg hot water springs, Barrydale Cellar (famous for its world class pot still brandies) and the well known lunch stop Ronnie’s Sex Shop.
While Barrydale the ideal overnight stop on the way to Oudtshoorn and the famous Swartberg Pass, or the fertile charms of Wilderness and the Garden Route, Barrydale is most certainly a destination in its own right. It is home to international and local escapees and artists, eager to trade in urban neuroses for the intimacy and charm of village life. The village is surrounded by soaring mountain views and big blue skies.
In Room Facilities:
Whichever room you choose you get that extra quality that counts: top quality mattresses, soft percale linen, piping hot showers. With the exception of the Garden Suite, all rooms are located on the first floor, some with views from balconies overlooking the village or garden. Other in-room facilities: In-room bathrooms with shower and bath or shower only, fans for summertime, gas heaters and electric blankets for wintertime, hair dryers, filter coffee and tea-making facilities, telephone, Wi-Fi in every room
The area is famous for its hotwater springs: Warmwaterberg is a mere 20kms away and worth every km. In Barrydale there is our cellar that makes THE WORLDS NO 1 POTSTILL BRANDY. There are a number of hikes to go on. The town is filled with artists, wine makers and a host of other very interesting people you are bound to meet around every corner.