Travel guide to Hopetown, Upper Karoo

Upper Karoo
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Hopetown, Upper Karoo

If you are travelling to the Northern Cape, you may want to consider staying in Hopetown accommodation, as it offers all its travellers a relaxing setting in which they can enjoy their vacation. The town is a quaint location, with its inhabitants sporting a laid back approach to life and being welcoming to visitors. You have a variety of options available to you when it comes to choosing the most suitable accommodation in Hopetown, so you can select one according to your budget and taste. Before you select one, though, allow us to tell you a thing or two about the area.

If you've ever wondered how the diamond rush in South Africa began, you would be intrigued to know that it all started in Hopetown. The Eureka, a 21.25 carat diamond, was discovered by a young boy who mistook it for a pebble. A few years after the discovery of this valuable gem, a mammoth 83.5 carat gem, named the Star of Africa, was also discovered in the town, which subsequently led to the diamond rush. Though you're less likely to stumble on such prized gemstones while staying in your Hopetown accommodation, you'll definitely find a number of interesting activities to partake in that will give you a gem of a vacation.

Hopetown sports two golf clubs - Hopetown Golf Club and Douglas Golf Club - that you can visit to practice your swing. There are plenty of attractions for those who are enthused by historical stories, including the Boer War Monument, which should be in close proximity to your accommodation in Hopetown. For nature lovers the Gazella Game Reserve is where you should find yourself, as it is home to a variety of wildlife including gemsbok, eland, springbok and kudu.

Other activities worth bearing in mind are white water rafting and bird watching. You won't be short of things to see or do, or struggle to find great options for Hopetown accommodation, as we got you covered.

Where to stay in Hopetown:

Also within the Upper Karoo region:

Britstown (9) • Colesberg (38) • De Aar (23) • Fraserburg (5) • Hanover (14) • Hopetown (8) • Loxton (6) • Modderrivier (3) • Norvalspont (1) • Noupoort (4) • Orania (3) • Petrusville (1) • Prieska (15) • Richmond (11) • Strydenburg (1) • Three Sisters (6) • Vanderkloof (3) • Victoria West (14) • Vosburg (3) •

Accommodation available in Hopetown:

Akkedisbult Cottage

Self-catering in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

2 reviews

Akkedisbult Cottage offers comfortable accommodation situated on a working farm, off the N12 in the Northern Cape.The cottage consists of two bedrooms, a private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen and an open-plan living area. A select DSTV is a fixture in the cottage. There is a lovely patio area and the garden is completely fenced off, making it safe for young children and ...

Akkedisbult Cottage Photo

Hopetown Frida’s Gastehuis

Guest House, Self-catering in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

10 reviews

Hopetown Frida’s Gastehuis is a lovely and homely accommodation situated on the edge of Hopetown with a beautiful view of the surrounding Karoo landscape. We offer four luxurious and spacious en-suite rooms, each with a European influence and private entrances. Two of the four rooms are each equipped with a kitchenette for self-catering and one is a family room sleeping four guests.All four rooms ...

Hopetown Frida’s Gastehuis Photo

Lavender House

Self-catering in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

11 reviews

Lavender House is a lovely guest house situated next to the N12. Accommodation is provided in one flat and one guest room, ideal for couples and families visiting the area. The rooms are neat and bedding is provided. Each room has a private bathroom, fan or air-conditioning, and tea and coffee-making facilities. Guests can relax in the garden offering a braai area and lapa with ...

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The Palms Gastehuise/Guesthouse

Self-catering in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

11 reviews

The Palms Guest house is a lovely self-catering guest house. The guest house offers secure and comfortable accommodation for 20 people. Located on the main route through Hopetown ensures easy access to restaurants and shops. There are five rooms and a flat all with air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. There is a kitchen fully equipped with a fridge-freezer, ...

The Palms Gastehuise/Guesthouse Photo

Hopetown Guest Cottage

Self-catering in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

11 reviews

Hopetown ACCOMMODATION offers comfortable and private accommodation in three fully equipped cottages on the N12, South Africa. It is ideally situated about halfway between Johannesburg and Cape Town - just 120km south-west of Kimberley. Hopetown Guest Cottage is situated on the edge of town and easy to find location when entering the town. We offer three different size cottages ...

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Karoo Inn

Guest House in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

9 reviews

Karoo Inn is located in a small town named Hopetown in the Northern Cape situated on the Orange River.This guest house has two modern-styled rooms, each room is equipped with DStv, air-conditioning, a mini bar fridge, a kettle, a microwave, towels and tea and coffee facilities. There is also secure parking and a communal braai area for guests. Hopetown ...

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Hotel Radnor

Hotel in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

5 reviews

Hotel Radnor is situated in Church Street Hopetown. The Hotel is the only hotel in the town surrounded by guest houses. We provide the following services including room accommodation, bar, restaurant, conference room, outside braai area, and soon to come casino. ...

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Karee Guesthouse

Guest House in Hopetown, Upper Karoo

Karee Guesthouse is a small, cosy guesthouse situated near the town center and within walking distance from restaurants and businesses. Hopetown’s location, almost halfway between Johannesburg and Cape Town on the N12, makes it the ideal stopover for weary travelers.The 4 tranquil guestrooms, will offer relaxing accommodation for long or short periods. The North, North East, ...

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