Accommodation on the ever-popular Garden Route is both plentiful and varied with something to suit just about anyone. From exclusive guest houses and intimate lodges to charming country cottages and private villas, the Garden Route will welcome you with the warmth and hospitality for which this region is famous.
Combining easily with Cape Town, the Garden Route is a favourite destination for romantics and honeymooners as well as families and self-drive adventurers, so whether you're looking for a luxury tree house in a forest, an ultra-indulgent castle on a private beach, or a spacious child-friendly guest house with a pool, our tried-and-tested selection of top Garden Route accommodation is sure to tick all the right boxes.
A private forest setting close to Plettenberg Bay makes this child-friendly country lodge ideal for crowd-free privacy on the Garden Route.
A island setting overlooking the Knysna Heads means this luxurious guesthouse makes for a unique & tranquil stay on the Garden Route.
Enjoy sunsets over the Knysna Lagoon from this family-run luxury guesthouse, a great base from which to explore the Garden Route.
A Relais & Chateaux property overlooking one of the Garden Route’s best beaches, The Plettenberg exudes elegant luxury & an understated ambiance
This deluxe country hotel sits on a private estate outside Plettenberg Bay, a Garden Route gem as ideal for families as it is for romantics.
Enjoy the good life at this gracious Cape Dutch country house, set on a private estate between Knysna & Plettenberg Bay on the Garden Route.
At a Glance
Wedged between the warm Indian Ocean & dramatic mountain ranges, the Garden Route is a perfect self-drive holiday destination that combines easily with Cape Town. Great for families, nature lovers & golfers.