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About Horse and Mill Guest House

All roads lead through Colesberg, as it is located in the centre of South Africa. Enjoy true Karoo hospitality in this charming town where The Horse and Mill is the perfect haven for weary, hungry, and thirsty travellers.

The guest house is situated in the centre of Colesberg, in a quite one-way street which runs parallel to the main road. The adjacent English-style Horse and Mill Pub and Restaurant is a beautifully restored coach house, built in 1840. The horse mill was erected on the Sewefontein farm in 1891 and was renovated and installed into the old coach house in 1977. Both the mill and the building which houses it have been declared National Monuments. Here you can quench your thirst with pint draft and feast on a wide variety of dishes in our restaurant. Karoo lamb dishes are our speciality, and English breakfasts can be served on request at R55.00 per person

We offer eight en-suite rooms, each with ceiling fan, selected DStv, bar fridge, heater, electric blankets, and tea and coffee facilities. The guest house offers secure parking, debit and credit card facilities, and some rooms are also pet friendly.

When next your journey takes you through Colesberg, saddle off at the Horse and Mill. We're the perfect stop over between Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Johannesburg, and Durban.

  • Response Rate: 98%
  • Response Time: 11 hours
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 29
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 50 Reviews


  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Horse and Mill Guest House Rooms

Reviews for Horse and Mill Guest House

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LIesel Jacobs, South Africa
13 July 2015

What a lovely place to stop and get some much needed rest after a long days travel.Thank you Horse and Mill Guest House 

Pieter Aucamp, South Africa
20 May 2015

Clean, comfortable and reasonably priced. Convenient having the restaurant/bar so close. Food outstanding and service excellent. Pity though that smoking is allowed in the bar, which could otherwise be a pleasant spot  to have a quiet drink and watch TV after a long day's driving.

Emil von Broembsen, South Africa
21 March 2015

We had a wonderful stay with you guys as usualI would recommend you to anybody very helpful staff.

John Sawyer, South Africa
14 March 2015

Unfortunately very basic, would not recommend.Rooms overlook factory / warehouse entrances.Very rough area.

Elzé Grobbelaar, South Africa
07 January 2015

Ons het die verblyf daar baie geniet. Eienaars gee persoonlike aandag. Baie dankie vir die vetplante, almal geplant en hulle lyk gelukkig.

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Horse and Mill Guest House Map

Horse and Mill Guest House is 1km from the centre of Colesberg , the nearest airport 216.3km (Kimberley Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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