Paternoster is a picturesque fishing village famous for crayfish and one of the oldest fishing settlements on the West Coast.
The white-washed fisherman style cottages along the white beach preserve an atmosphere of a fishing community of a bygone era.
Roosmarijn Guesthouse accommodation offers stylish rooms with en-suite bathrooms and off street parking. Two rooms are on the first floor and have views of the ocean. Two rooms are on the ground floor with garden views. All rooms have fireplaces, tea trays and a small fridge. We have no self-catering or braai facilities on the premises.
The two rooms on the upper level both have sun decks with ocean views. The beach is only a short 50meters away, and gives access to long white beaches in both directions.
Paternoster is renowned for its famous culinary eateries and ROOSMARIJN is within walking distance from several well known restaurants in the village. The village borders on long white beaches and offers breathtaking sunsets.
In Room Facilities:
Complimentary tea tray, small fridge, hair dryers, flat screen smart tv with DStv with sport and movie channels. All four rooms have fireplaces and electric blankets for the colder romantic evenings. Free Wi-Fi.
The Columbine lighthouse is one of the last manned lighthouses on the South African coast and is situated in Columbine Nature Reserve which is a mere 8 kilometers from the village. The West Coast Fossil Park is 30 kilometers east of the village and the West Coast National Park is 50 kilometers south.
Paternoster's beach provides some 14kms of uninterrupted beach walks, with stunning views of the bay and dunes.
*Kayaking - request info with Host,
*Beach Buggy Rides,
*Pottery Classes - local,
*Art routes - local, (At Botha Gallery and Uro Ericson Gallery)
*Columbine Lighthouse & Nature Reserve (6km),
*Golf Course (17km),
*Express Shop for all your essentials, artisanal cheese, and freshly baked bread every day
*Benguela Blue Restuarant with beautiful views of the bay,
*Benguela Black Meat Deli
*NOISY OYSTER Address: St Augustine Road, Paternoster Telephone: +27 (022) 752 2196 Opening times: Wednesday to Sunday Booking Essential *VOORSTRANDT Address: Strandloper Street, Paternoster Telephone: +27 (0)22 752-2038 Opening hours: Booking is essential. Meals are served from 10h00 to 22h00
*GAAITJIE SALT WATER RESTAURANT Address: Off Sampson Road, Paternoster Telephone: +27 (022) 75 222 42 Call 022 - 7522 242 Opening Hours: Lunch: 12 noon - 2:30pm, Thursday to Monday Dinner: 6:00pm - 9:00pm, Thursday to Monday
*BLIKKIE PIZZERIA Address: St. Augustine Road, Paternoster Telephone: +27 (022) 752 2246 Opening Hours: Tuesday to Saturday
*OEP VE KOEP BISTRO Address: St. Augustine Road, Paternoster Telephone: +27 (022) 752 2105 Opening Hours: Breakfast and Lunch, 7 days a week