Rose Cottage Gariep Dam (AA Recommended Accommodation) is a self catering guesthouse complex that is situated half-way between Johannesburg and Cape Town and is only 5 minutes from the N1 highway.
It is an ideal pit-stop for the weary guest simply wanting to break their journey to have a single night sleepover or for the guest wanting to spend some extra days enjoying what the beautiful Gariep Dam village and surrounding area has to offer.
Soak up the crispy Karoo air, look up at night sky and see billions of stars, identify the “milky way”, watch the satellites pass overhead. Food for your soul!! Rose Cottage is mostly acknowledged as one of the premier self catering establishment in the area with some guests giving the Cottage a 4 Star rating and other guests claiming it’s the best value for money guesthouse in South Africa.
Gariep Dam was voted “Tourist Town of the Year in 2010” and is an absolutely “crime free” area”.
Enjoy superb Water sports, Yachting and Fishing, Game Reserves at South Africa's number one Microlite & Gyro paradise. Gariep Dam has Supermarkets, restaurants and pubs and cute home style café’s. The Gariep Dam is just thirty kilometers from Colesberg and is South Africa's largest dam (appropriately renamed Lake Gariep), truly the heart of the country.
All units have TV's (most units are fitted with LCD flat-Screens) with a Open View decoder. Safe undercover parking for your vehicle/s and trailer/s.
There is no direct view of the Dam from the Guest House