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Vergelegen Guesthouse and Restaurant

N14 Route Northern Cape, South Africa, Kakamas 8870 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
Vergelegen Guest House and Restaurant, surrounded by lush green vineyards of local farmers, sits nestled in the Orange River valley; on the out skirts of Kakamas, Northern Cape. Vergelegen is en-route to various More popular destinations: Augrabies National Park, the Kalahari, Namibia, Richtersveld and the West Coast. The central location also provides the ideal home base for our local region; whether being on a business trip or coming as a tourist to enjoy the variety of attractions and activities, in and around Kakamas. The Guest house adds a personal and exclusive interior touch to their 25 air conditioned rooms. Two self catering units on the premises are available if that will meet your preferable requirements. In all the rooms, Vergelegen, provides linen, towels, complimentary amenities, coffee- and tea making station. Vergelegen as an establishment is a WiFi hotspot. The hotel bouquet DTSV cannels are excisable in all the rooms. A Buffet style breakfast can be enjoyed in the restaurant or on the patio around the pool. All the rooms are non-smoking, but easy access to the patio if required. The establishment is also pet friendly with if possible prior arrangement, therefore some rooms has tiny court yards to accommodate our animal friends. Vergelegen restaurant has a well established reputation for abundant and quality served dishes. A celebration of local and international mouth watering choices, with a touch of ownership and playfulness in the recipes, will make the meal a memorable experience. The small but well thought through wine list, offers choices of local Kakamas and South African wines, that according to the owner, pairs magnificently with the dishes on the menu. A coffee shop by day and cocktail lounge by night, the ambiance of the communal lounge, plays the part, of the time of day, you choose to relax and take a little time out. Breakfast, tea time snacks and light lunches are available from the coffee shop. At sun set the cocktails served can just be the introduction to a feel good beginning to the evening spent at Vergelegen. To name but a few must do, close to Vergelegen Guest House, worth visiting or experiencing will be: Augrabies Falls National Park, only a short drive away, a full day of sightseeing, 4x4 routes, walking trails and pre booked night drives. Riemvasmaak offers the famous hot springs or 4x4 routes. Vine yard and wine cellar tours to farms that are diverting from the better known export grape and raisin industry. A town that was started in the late 1800; offers a couple of really interesting historical sites to see and visit. Numerous 4x4 routes can keep you occupied and driving skills well tested. A gentle rafting experience on the Orange river is always time well spend. You can even be spoilt by the company of fish eagles, to name but a few of the birds along the banks. Tranquil spots along the Orange river provide some decent fishing adventures. The adrenalin junkies can challenge themselves with some extraordinary mountain bike trails. NO MORE POWER OUTAGES WITH OUR BACKUP GENERATOR Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$82 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Northern Cape > Kakamas
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This resort is bit secluded but has all the basic luxuraries. Food is very good. Not very costly. Breakfast is limited. Staff is very friendly and helpful. This is a popular place with local gaskets, traveling businessmen etc
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Vergelegen Guesthouse is pure luxury in the desert. Nice rooms, great food and a refressing pool. Only 30 minutes from the Augrabies Falls, so a perfect place to stay when you want to visit the National park.
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We had a wonderful stay and great supper in the restaurant. Staff super friendly and efficient. The breakfast is very basic - nothing extraordinary. Coffee also not up to standard. The room was spacious and well appointed, but the extraction fan in the bathroom was not effective,
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We had lunch on two occations.. both were very good.. we can recommend the lamb shanks and mint lamb tjops.. dessert also very good. A little pricy.. above avarage but worth it. Did not sleep over but had a look at the accommodation and was impressed
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After passing several times before we decided to stay here on our recent trip and enjoyed it very much. A very warm and friendly reception. A large and nice room also usable for self catering. The antic Wardrobe offered limited storage for clothes. WiFi as often in South Africa a
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"We got room 11 and it does have some traffic outside as the pathway to the restaurant and bar is next to the door."
"The rooms are behind the hotel away from the road."
"Stayed in family cottage, lovely but bath a bit small."
"We did not stay."
"The Rooms in the rear are new and quiet"
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