African Dawn B&B
Calvinia, Hantam Karoo - Accommodation
African Dawn B&B in Calvinia
African Dawn B&B is a tranquil retreat, a place to relax and unwind in the heart of the Karoo. We offer quality, spacious and private accommodation to leisure and corporate travellers. We offer wifi and all rooms have DSTV (selected channels) and en-suite bathrooms. Kitchenette is equipped with bar fridge, kettle, microwave, crockery and cutlery. Breakfast is available at the in house coffee shop at an additional cost. African Dawn Coffee Shop is open Monday to Saturday from 07h30 to 17H30.
Calvinia is situated in the Northern Cape about halfway between Cape Town and Upington. The town is at the foot of the Hantam Mountains. Hantam being a Khoi word meaning “where the red bulbs grow.”
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Facilities available at African Dawn B&B,Calvinia, Hantam Karoo
- Available This Weekend
- Credit Card Facilities
- Parking on Premises
- Satellite TV
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 19° 46' 49.9" E / 31° 28' 1.1" S
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Driving to African Dawn B&B in Calvinia, Hantam Karoo
|Departing: Cape Town International Airport|
|Address: Airport, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town, 7490, South Africa|
|Distance: 0.4 km / Duration: 4 hours 41 mins|
|1.||Head south||0.3 km|
|2.||Continue straight||0.3 km|
|3.||Slight right||0.4 km|
|4.||Slight left toward Airport Approach Rd||48 m|
|5.||Continue straight||0.1 km|
|6.||Slight left onto Airport Approach Rd||2.1 km|
|7.||Merge onto Settlers Way/N2||2.2 km|
|8.||Take exit 14 for M7/Vanguard Drive toward Bonteheuwel||0.7 km|
|9.||Turn right onto Jakes Gerwel Dr/M7|
Continue to follow M7
|10.||Keep right to continue on N7||290 km|
|11.||Take the R27 exit on the right toward Vredendal/Vanrhynsdorp/Calvinia||0.3 km|
|12.||Turn left onto Vanriebeeck St/R27|
Continue to follow R27
|13.||Turn right to stay on R27||119 km|
|14.||Continue straight onto Hoop St||0.3 km|
|15.||Turn right toward Jaagvlakte St||0.1 km|
|16.||Continue onto Jaagvlakte St||0.4 km|
Destination will be on the left
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Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town+ FIND FLIGHT TO Cape Town
Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.
This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.
Reviews for African Dawn B&B
Great stopover. Great breakfast. Good people. Good value.
Excellent choice. Attention to detail all around. Includes great breakfast. Will certainly recommend them.
What a lovely experience. The rooms are very comfortable and the hospitality great. The breakfast was also excellent.
Excellent, well prepared food. Never a slip up with food.
Awesome stay. Warm and clean and the staff are friendly. Food is nice.
Great spot to stay in Calvinia. So hospitable and friendly
Al lovely calm and pleasant spot to enjoy light meals and tea/coffee. Just around the corner from the main road. Excellent and friendly service.
Beautiful, relaxed place place for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Kid-friendly too, with a lovely jungle-gym.
Squeecky neat. Lovely large, comfy rooms. Equipped. Breakfast Room. Coffee Shop. Play area outside for kids.
Lovely spot, great hospitality. Will definitely return. They serve a great breakfast here, there is a wonderful playground for kids to stretch their legs, and the rooms are large and comfortable. The town of Calvinia is also worth a visit - big red post box selfie!
Very friendly & helpful host and owner, DawnComfortable guest house with lovely gardens and outside seatingRooms are clean, well equipped and spaciousA blessing to have found this amazingly restful place
100%. I stopped off enroute from Botswana to Cape Town. Dawn was very friendly and helpful. I rate this as a great B&B. Great price, great room, nice bed, nice pillows good DSTV.
What a lovely place, we really felt welcome from the word go - everything is squeaky clean, fresh and nice, food is excellent, and really friendly people....oom Berti and Tannie Dawn! Will go back anytime.
Beds and linnen (5/5)Comfort and privacy (5/5)Food (5/5)Hosts, Dawn, Berty and Kevin (5/5)Value for money (5/5)
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