Travel guide to Douglas, Diamond Fields
For the discerning traveller, we have a great selection of accommodation in Douglas for you to choose from. We make it simple to find the right type of accommodation you are after. Whether you are looking forward to a great family retreat, a place to backpack or are just passing through, we probably have the right Douglas accommodation to make your stay that much more unforgettable.
Situated in the Northern Cape, between Kimberley and Prieska, Douglas is a quaint farming town blessed with one major precious resource, water. The Orange and Vaal Rivers cross paths where the town rests, making the land fertile enough for cultivation. Douglas, however, has a rich history of diamond mining and sports some of the most prehistoric glacial paths that date back some 300 million years.
If it's not the beautiful Victorian styled accommodation in Douglass that grabs your attention when you arrive, then it's the scenery, which is rich in biodiversity. The town is home to one of the most spectacular varieties of birdlife, making it a bird watcher's delight. The Orange and Vaal River intersection is a great spot for fishing and boat tours that will acquaint you with all that this town has to offer in terms of fauna and flora.
When it comes to finding the right Douglas accommodation, your options are close to limitless. From bed and breakfasts to lodges and guesthouses, you can look forward to a cosy space for you to sit back and relax while on your journey through this small slice of South Africa. We have selected the best of the bunch and laid them out for you to select the one you think best suits you.
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