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About Stanford River Lodge

Stanford River Lodge is situated right on the exquisite natural beauty of the Klein River, with uninterrupted views of the Klein River Mountains that run parallel to the river. B&B or self-catering rooms are available, each with en-suite bathrooms, covered patios with barbecue facilities. The upstairs Honeymoon Suite also boasts stunning views both from the bed and bath.

The area is ideal for paddling, rowing or boating, with a bird sanctuary on the river the one way and Stanford town on the other, or just swim in the lazy, tranquil, inviting and safe river. We offer DStv, fans for summer, underfloor heating for winter, heated towel rails, pure cotton linen, swimming pool, use of canoes, and secure parking.

We are located next to Springfontein Wine Estate, open for tasting and sales, and within close proximity to the Walker Bay Nature Reserve and new fishing trail from where excellent fishing and whale watching can be enjoyed. Hermanus, famous for its whales, and Gansbaai, renowned for its great white shark tours and cage diving, are a short drive away, as are many places of interest and other activities such as 4x4 and quad biking trails, wine estates, horse riding, mountain biking, bird watching, hiking in the mountains and many excellent restaurants, not to mention Stanford's famous river tours on the Platanna or the African Queen. Stanford River Lodge does not have facilities for children under the age of 12.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 20
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Reviews: 21 Reviews


  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking on Premises
  • Hiking

Languages Spoken

  • English

Important Information

Please note that the balance of the booking is required seven days prior to arrival. A single person supplement of 50% applies. Please note that we only take a minimum stay of two nights over long weekends and in high season.

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Reviews for Stanford River Lodge

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Clifford Cooper, South Africa
11 January 2016

Lovely guest house, clean, beautiful and private.They do not offer any food so be prepared if you get hungry at odd times.

Gill Packham, South Africa
08 September 2015

We had a very pleasant stay at Stanford.  We enjoyed the peace and quiet and lovely views of the mountain and river.

Tonya Hester, South Africa
27 July 2015

We had a lovely stay - so very peaceful! 

Andre Kok, South Africa
20 April 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our resent stay. The facilities are super. Lots of potential. We will be back.Andre & Bets

Ronelle Bester, South Africa
13 April 2015

We had a pleasant stay at Stanford River Lodge. Friendly host, stunning views and comfortable rooms. Unfortunately you do hear traffic pass from which we were a bit disappointed about. 

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Stanford River Lodge Map

Stanford River Lodge is 5.4km from the centre of Stanford , the nearest airport 103.9km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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