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About River View Cottages

About River View Cottages

The River View Cottages overlook a sweeping bend in the Gamka River. The three cottages are situated on The River Farm near Calitzdorp in the Little Karoo. Come and enjoy walking amongst the Karoo koppies, swimming and fishing in the river, the wildlife of The River Farm, and the view from your patio of the river and the expansive Swartberg Mountain Range. River View Cottages are three self-catering, free-standing cottages. Each is unique and accommodates a couple (if you have children, The Old School House is our family accommodation). The bedroom has a double bed with en-suite shower, and be

Covid Safety Approved: Our farm is of the safest possible destinations during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is remote and isolated, accessible only by a gravel cul-de-sac access road. We clean, service & manage our cottages ourselves in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines.

 Sleeps 6
Check-in: 14:00
Check-out: 10:30
Reviews: 47 reviews
 Minimum stay: 2 Days

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michael wilkinson
August 2020
The Cottages are set in a stunning location overlooking the river and Swartberg where one can really relax and find peace. In terms of comfort there is everything one could need for a comfortable stay. We thoroughly enjoyed doing a few of the walks in the area. The cottages are also well insulated and perfectly comfortable in the cold of winter, as we found out.
moira oliver
March 2020
These cottages are an absolue delight. Attention to detail in the cottage makes for a comfortable stay. The surroundings are majestic and we enjoyed numerous swims in the river. Highly recommended
brendon morris
September 2019
Being able to truly get away from it all is only possible if you are not at everyone's beck and call at all times. With no cell phone signal, River View Cottages makes that possible. You can relax, turn off your phone and totally immerse yourself in the experience that is right in front of you. Whether that's walking, swimming, riding your bike, reading a book, bird watching or playing a game of... Read more
gill o'connell
September 2019
If you want beautiful views, peace and quiet and no distractions, this is for you. Thank you for creating this gem and allowing us to share it with you.
claire lake
April 2018
We loved our stay. Bronwyn was a great hostess. We will be back!


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Cosy
  • Covid Safety Approved

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

River View Cottages location

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River View Cottages is 10,9km from the centre of Calitzdorp , the nearest airport 102,7km (George Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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