Karoo Life B&B is located in Calitzdorp and features a garden and swimming pool. Free WiFi is available and Calitzdorp Wine Cellar is 2625 feet from the property. All accommodations options offer private bathrooms and some units have a seating area to relax in after a busy day. You will find a kettle in the room. A flat-screen TV with cable channels is provided. Free private parking is available on site. You can play darts at the bed and breakfast. Gamka River is 1.1 mi from Karoo Life B&B, while the City Hall is 984 feet from the property. The nearest airport is George Airport, 70 mi from Karoo Life B&B.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


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  • Adrie
    South Africa South Africa
    A comfortable room with good aircon for the Karoo heat. The breakfast was good, as was the company of Liefie, the house mascot boxer. Unfortunately, I missed the pizza from their oven, so I will have to visit again.
  • Eddy
    South Africa South Africa
    Madeleine and her staff were very friendly. We stayed in room 2 and it was very clean and comfortable. There is attention to detail such as luggage benches. shelves and hangers. Very good breakfast included.
  • Francois
    South Africa South Africa
    Location good, close by to wineries. Comfortable stay, we stayed one night. Good breakfast. Friemdly owner and dog

Managed by Leslie & Madeleine

Company review score: 9.3Based on 313 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property info

Come and relax and enjoy our home in the Klein Karoo, built around 1860 it is set in historic Queen Street and has great views of the surrounding country side and mountains. At night the stars are in abundance. In addition to the main house there are 3 garden cottages with En suite bathrooms. There is an extensive verandah at the main house with a beautiful swimming pool to cool off after your day of exploring. There are 3 wine farms with wine tasting within walking distance and numerous eating places within walking distance. For the adventurous there is cycling and horse riding nearby and for the fisherman the Nel dam is well stocked with yellow fish.

Neighborhood info

Queen Street is set off the main Route 62 road and is very peaceful. The church clock will remind you every hour that another hour has passed ! The neighbourhood is very safe to walk around.

Languages Spoken


Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Salie Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Pizza • Steakhouse • Local
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner

Amenities of Karoo Life B&B
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • Electric blankets
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Outdoor swimming pool
    • Open all year
    • All ages welcome
    Languages Spoken
    • Afrikaans
    • English

    House rules

    Karoo Life B&B takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM


    From 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM



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

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Mastercard Visa Cash Karoo Life B&B accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

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

    Please inform Karoo Life B&B 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.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

    FAQs about Karoo Life B&B

    • Check-in at Karoo Life B&B is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • Yes, Karoo Life B&B is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Karoo Life B&B is 800 feet from the center of Calitzdorp. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Karoo Life B&B offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Walking tours
      • Tour or class about local culture
      • Bike tours
      • Swimming pool

    • Room options at Karoo Life B&B include:

      • Double
      • Family

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

    • Karoo Life B&B has 1 restaurant:

      • Salie Restaurant

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