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  • Kitchen
  • View
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • BBQ facilities
  • Free WiFi
    In all areas • 36 Mbps
  • Terrace
  • Free parking
  • Private Bathroom

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Located in Oudtshoorn, this apartment features free WiFi and free private parking. The property is 1.6 mi from Cango Wildlife Ranch and guests have access to a shared garden with a seasonal outdoor pool. This historic, open-plan cottage has been refurbished and features an indoor barbecue area and kitchenette with a stove and fridge. It is fitted with 2 single beds with electric blankets, and opens onto the garden. Safari Ostrich Show Farm is 3.7 mi from ArtKaroo Stay, while Swartberg Pass is 18 mi away. George Airport is 31 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Reliable Info
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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3

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Guest reviews


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  • Chris
    South Africa South Africa
    No Breakfast. Even the x2 dogs was friendly! Will book again for the 36ONE 2023 MTB Challenge
  • Liselle
    South Africa South Africa
    It was very peaceful, the garden is lovely and there are areas to meditate and reflect. There is a pool available, great to be able to have a refreshing dip after a hot drive.
  • Vincent
    South Africa South Africa
    Everything else, the whole place it's feels like home, sound system, braai stand, swimming pool, electric blankets, heater, hot very hot water shower to the peace n quite.. I loved everything about it

Hosted by Janet Dixon owner and artist.

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Janet Dixon owner and artist.
ArtKaroo Stay offers a creative retreat for the more inventive traveler. Used as our official residency programme space, ArtKaroo Stay is also open for short-term travellers Accommodation is located a kilometer from the CBD, in a historic stone cottage that is one of the first original buildings of the area.ArtKaroo Stay invites you to come and soak in the inspiration the Klein Karoo has to offer.
ArtKaroo is situated on a property an artist lives with her family, and is the headquarters of the virtual art gallery ArtKaroo. A tour of the art on show in the main building is available on request.
Situated in a quiet neighborhood, on a large property, ArtKaroo Stay offers tranquil accommodation for the creative traveler! Safe and secure parking available.
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,German,English

Area info

Amenities of ArtKaroo Stay
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Good free Wifi 36 Mbps. Suitable for streaming HD content and making video calls. Speed test carried out by the host.
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • Shallow end
  • Pool cover
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Open-air bath
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Game drives
    Additional charge
Building Characteristics
  • Semi-detached
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Playground
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • German
  • English

House rules

ArtKaroo Stay takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


From 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 6 are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

6 years old
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 150 per child, per night
Crib upon request
7+ years
Extra bed upon request
ZAR 150 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 6 and up are allowed)

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note, ArtKaroo Stay has friendly dogs on the premises.

Please inform ArtKaroo Stay of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Dear visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

Quiet hours are between 22:00:00 and 07:00:00.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about ArtKaroo Stay

  • Check-in at ArtKaroo Stay is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at ArtKaroo Stay (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 3 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • ArtKaroo Stay is 1,500 feet from the center of Oudtshoorn. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • ArtKaroo Stay offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Playground
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Swimming pool
    • Open-air bath
    • Game drives

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at ArtKaroo Stay on this page.

  • ArtKaroo Stay has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 1 bedroom

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, ArtKaroo Stay is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at ArtKaroo Stay may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.