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About Bloemhof Karoo

Bloemhof Karoo is a historic home, once owned by Professor Christiaan Barnard. This bed and breakfast rests graciously amongst kopjes on a working farm in the Northern Cape, Great Karoo.

With three guest rooms and three bathrooms, the house can comfortably sleep up to seven guests. One of the rooms has two additional rooms adjacent to it that are ideal for children. There are two dining rooms and a sunroom, where guests have the opportunity for privacy or communal enjoyment. Guests can relax in the lounge, where there is a well-stocked bar.

The lounge opens onto a protected braai area on the wrap-around veranda. There are seating areas outside under enormous pepper trees, and guests can refresh themselves in the farm swimming facilities.

The bed and breakfast provides a range of activities, including a 40 minute guided Karoo walk, game drives on an adjoining private game reserve, and picnics and sundowners.

Safari: Hikes or game drives where one can see more than 2000 head of antelope roaming. Few intensive conservation breeding programmes. Rare antelope. Indian black Buck. Bison. Game viewing on bicycles.

Wedding Venues: Beautiful Chapel at the Lodge - can take 40 guests in Chapel. BloemhofKaroo and other Lodge on the property can accommodate 24 guests; plenty of accommodation in Richmond for extra guests, 25km from BloemhofKaroo.

Conference Venues: Ideal for small think tanks/company retreats. Accommodate 8 -12people - have basic business facilities.

Family friendly: Families can enjoy all farmyard animals, game drives, walking, cycling, rare antelope breeding programmes nearby.

Romantic: Candlelit, roaring fires, stargazing, romantic in every manner. Private dining facilities for all guests. Ideal for Honeymoon Guests.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 11 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 12
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Reviews: 1 Reviews

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Enabled
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Conference Venues
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Booking is essential.
Reservations are not confirmed until deposit has been paid.
100% deposit required to confirm reservation.
Confirmed reservation cancelled less than 7 days prior to arrival will be charged in full.
Rates are subject to changes without prior notice.
Reservations will be released automatically and without...
Booking is essential.
Reservations are not confirmed until deposit has been paid.
100% deposit required to confirm reservation.
Confirmed reservation cancelled less than 7 days prior to arrival will be charged in full.
Rates are subject to changes without prior notice.
Reservations will be released automatically and without prior notice if these payment conditions are not met.
Please advise Reservations at the time of booking of any dietary requirements, special occasions and any other preferences
Children of all ages are welcome.
Well behaved pets are also welcome!
RATES INCLUDES:

Accommodation
B&B
Tea and coffee
VAT


RATES EXCLUDES:

Curio shop purchases
All beverages
Lunch Dinner
Laundry
Gratuities.
Game Drive
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Availability and pricing

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  • Twin Room Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Twin Room is comfortably furnished, with an ensuite bathroom. Features:  Single beds
    from R1750 For 2 guests
    • Adults
      • The Barnard Room Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B This is a comfortable bedroom with a queen-sized bed, an en-suite bathroom and beautiful views looking out across the... see more Features:  Queen beds, En-suite, Mountain views, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms
        from R1850 For 2 guests
        • Adults
          • The Oxwagon Suite Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B The spacious room has a queen-size bed and single brass bed, as well as a full ensuite bathroom. There is a reading area... see more Features:  Queen beds, Private bathroom, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Sleeper couch see more Queen beds, Private bathroom, Mountain views, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Sleeper couch, Single beds, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms
            from R2190 For 2 guests
            • Adults
              • The Blue Room Sleeps 4 Includes: B & B This rustic but comfortably furnished room is situated in the quaint farm outbuildings. It has a queen-size bed and a... see more Features:  Twin beds, Queen beds, Private bathroom, Mountain views, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms
                from R2290 Room rate
                • Adults

                  Reviews for Bloemhof Karoo

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                  Helen Wilson
                  20 December 2017

                  Quiet and elegant historical home. Well run by friendly staff.

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                  Bloemhof Karoo is 32.3km from the centre of Richmond - Northern Cape , the nearest airport 309.7km (George Airport).
                  *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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