Cederberg Campsites & Places to Stay

Mount Ceder Camping in the Cederberg Mountains

Are you looking for a tranquil place to escape the buzz and buzz of everyday life? The spectacular Cederberg Mountains, characterized by dramatic rock formations sculptured by water and wind over millions of years, is where one can wander contentedly and get lost in time. One of the best ways to experience the staggering Cederberg region is camping in the Cederberg. To assist you in choosing, here is a selection of Cederberg Campsites and accommodations, varying from easily accessible to remote as well as affordable to upmarket.

Mount Ceder Camping in the Cederberg Mountains
Mount Ceder Camping in the Cederberg Mountains

Camping in the Cederberg

Sanddrif Holiday Resort

The Sanddrif Private Holiday Resort is nestled in the heart of the rugged Cederberg in South Africa. Besides being a gateway to the spectacular rock formations of the Cederberg, it is also home to Western Cape attractions. Situated at the foot of Sneeuberg Mountain, it boasts one of the highest peaks at 2,026 meters above sea level. Sanddrif is famous among hikers as the Resort is at the start of the popular Wolfberg Cracks. Sanddrif offers beautiful accommodations and campsites.

With breathtaking views, Sanddrif Resort is the perfect base for those visiting the famous Wolfberg Cracks trail. The Sanddrif Resort also shares a location with the award-winning Cederberg Wine Cellar, famous for its award-winning Cederberg Bukettraube wine and wine-tasting experiences.

Hiker with red tent Camping in the Cederberg

Sanddrif Cederberg Campsite

The Sandrift Cederberg campsite amenities include ablutions and are equipped with electricity points. To check prices and book Cederberg Camping experiences, go to Sanddrif Cederberg Resort.

The Sanddrif Campsites are exceptionally famous among Rock climbers because they are close to the Wolfberg cracks. Hikers and Rock climbers looking for overnight accommodation besides Camping offer Sanddrif self-catering accommodation for all visitors.

Location: Dwarsrivier Farm, Clanwilliam – contact number. 027 482 2825

Cederberg De Pakhuys Resort

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Rocklands, De Pakhuys Resort is surrounded by craggy boulders in a beautiful valley beneath tall Blue-gum trees. Located only 26 km outside Clanwilliam, near the historical Wupperthal Village, the Resort offers self-catering accommodation and safe Camping in the Cederberg.

Accommodation at Africamps De Pakhuys is in a Top location in the Cederberg, only 29 km outside Clanwilliam. Besides beautiful views of the Mountain, there is a plunge pool. The air-conditioned chalets have a living room, fireplace, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a barbeque area. Guests can enjoy hiking, fishing, and other activities in and around the Cederberg.

Rocklands Basecamp in Cederberg provides accommodation with free Wi-Fi, 42 km from Wupperthal Museum, 5.3 km from Sevilla Rock Art Trail, and 28 km from Clanwilliam Museum.

De Pakhuys Camping

The Campsite has a Shop that sells necessities, and there are 11 campsites at De Pakhuys where one can camp in the Cederberg. There are, however, no lawns or rubbish bins, but they provide the following:

  • A Central kitchen area with electricity, a freezer, and Barbeque facilities.
  • Ablutions with hot water and free Wi-Fi.

Lylius Cottage and Campsites are boasting barbecue facilities 34 km outside Clanwilliam. Some accommodations offer a terrace with mountain views, a fully equipped kitchenette and a bathroom with a shower. For more information and if you would like to make a booking, go to Lylius Campsites and Self-catering Cottages.

The Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve

If you are looking for tranquillity, then The Kagga Kamma Resort is renowned for its impressive rock formations and astonishing scenery—superb getaways and accessible to a much more comprehensive range of tourists.

The main camping area is less than a kilometre from the lodge, along with the resort swimming pool and luxury camping sites. The other camping sites are in a semi-circle around a natural rock outcrop.

Kagga Kamma Camping

Situated against unique rock formations, all 4 Kagga Kamma Campsites have access to the Cederberg resort’s facilities. The Klipspringer camping grounds comprise five stands ideal for those memorable family getaways. Amenities include a private scullery, ablutions, and a large boma- and braai area. Furthermore, there is the Swartrug campsite near the swimming pool. 

Cederberg Wild Camping South Africa 

The Bobbejaanskrans is made for the rugged adventurer who prefers Wild Camping with no soul in sight. Altogether, the Tierkloof Campsite is situated deep in the wilderness. Remember that The Bobbejaanskrans Camp and the Tierkloof Camp are accessible by 4×4 only. 

Accommodation at Kagga Kamma Resort

The exclusive open Air Suites at Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve are something to experience as one can admire the Milky Way from your bed. Besides an open-air shower, there is a hot tub where you can relax—furthermore, a boma braai. 

Camping in the Cederberg Campsite under the Stars
Camping in the Cederberg Campsite under the Stars

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Blue sky with dramatic Rock formations in the Kagga Kamma Cederberg Mountains

Kagga Kamma Cave Suites

The Superb Kagga Kamma, nestled in the Cederberg Mountains, is a place you won’t want to miss. Built against natural rock formations, the Exquisite Cave Suites have a double bed and en-suite bathroom. In addition, there is a small terrace where one can sit and admire the stunning view. 

Beside the Kagga Kamma Caves, the Thatched Hut Suites offer a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom. Another option is to stay in one of the self-catering Chalets. Perfect for romantic Cederberg getaways.

Location: Coming from Ceres, follow the R303 for about 30 km. Look out for the Kagga Kamma signage, where you turn right onto a gravel road named Katbakkies Pass. You will get a signboard after reaching your destination after about 16 kilometres. Contact Tel. Tel 0230040077 –  Location: S32º 44.757′ E19º 33.783

Simbavati Cederberg Ridge Wilderness Lodge

Inside the Cederberg Wilderness Reserve, amidst indigenous gardens and fynbos-covered landscapes, lies the Simbavati Cederberg Ridge Lodge. The Resort overlooks the rugged Cederberg Mountains and is famous for its brilliant sunsets. Amenities include a large swimming pool and a restaurant with a view. In addition, their accommodation consists of 11 spacious rooms and suites. To book an unforgettable Cederberg getaway, go to Simbavati Cederberg Ridge Lodge.

Glam Camping in the Cederberg

The Storytellers

Located in the Northern Cederberg near Clanwilliam, the Rocklands Storytellers has several Caves with rock art, small antelope, and holistic healing modalities. Besides a glamping experience, guests can choose between private luxury tents or a cosy Glamping-inspired cottage surrounded by spectacular rock formations. There are also self-catering options. See Prices at The Cederberg Storyteller.

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Wellness Retreat

If you want luxury, check out the 5-star Bushmanskloof Wilderness Reserve. Located at the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains, the haven is between rocks and sweeping plains and features a spa, a wellness centre, and a heated outdoor swimming pool. Not only is Bushmanskloof a tranquil oasis where one connects to nature, but it also admires the avid birdlife along with rare nocturnal animals. The Cederberg wilderness areas include the aardwolf, African wildcat, and bat-eared foxes.

The luxury Solace Eco Cabins is situated on the beautiful Elandsfontein farm and is reachable by a standard sedan vehicle. Each self-catering cabin features an indoor fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, large queen-sized beds, a private outdoor shower, and an outdoor deck with a gas BBQ. To check out and book these beautiful luxury Villas, go to Solace Eco Cabins.

Mount Ceder Campsites

The Mount Ceder Resort and Mount Ceder Cederberg Campsites are tucked away in the rugged landscape of the tranquil Cederberg Mountains.

Camping in the Cederberg under the Stars at Mount Ceder #Giants Camp

Giant’s Camp 

If you want an adventurous, out-of-this-world experience, then look no further. The Giant’s Camp offers a unique 3-day tented experience and includes guided hiking adventures that lead to unique rock formations with rock art. 

Run by Mount Ceder, this unique experience includes tented accommodation, transport, guided hikes, and your meals. So that you know, it is essential to book in advance.

Mount Ceder Eco Campsites

Spaciously spread out at the foot of Blinkberg Mountain, the Mount Ceder Eco Campsites each have their private ablution with hot water.

Other amenities include a scullery and solar to charge the battery of your camp fridge. Furthermore, the Cederberg Camping Ground offers a Braai- and barbeque area and a patch of grass and shade.

Mount Ceder Western Cape Campsite overlooking the Mountains

Situated in the Biedouw Valley on the banks of the Biedouw River, the Enjo Nature Guest Farm is an hour’s drive from Clanwilliam, only 24 km outside Wupperthal, and a 1-hour drive from Clanwilliam. Enjo Nature Farm offers self-catering accommodations. All chalets have a kitchenette, a barbecue area with a stone sofa, and an inside fireplace. The farm has a shop, a games room, and a large playground for kids. Besides a spring-fed dam for swimming, hiking and paddle skiing in the dam.

Couple enjoying some wine and snacks while admiring the beautiful views from the wooden deck of the Klipbokkop Guest House

Klipbokkop (Guest House)

The Mount Ceder Self-Catering Guest House is built on a rocky ridge with a 360-degree view over the Groot River that meanders through the valley below.

There is an expansive wooden deck from where one can admire the sun rising over the Klipbokkop mountain slope. Besides, one can relax with a Cocktail in the Jacuzzi while enjoying the beautiful scenery.

For bookings, go to Mount Ceder Guest House.

Camping in the Cederberg Mountains

Algeria Cederberg

Known as one gateway to the Cederberg Wilderness area, Algeria Resort is located amidst jagged rock formations and caves with ancient San Khoi art. With its crystal-clear pools, the Resort offers 13 self-catering cottages and a campsite.

The Milky Way in the Cederberg Mountains

Campsites at Algeria

Located next to the Rondegat River, the Algeria Campsite is one of Cederberg Resorts’ most popular camping sites.

All 48 Algeria Resort Cederberg campsites have electricity points. There are clean ablutions, grass with ample shade, and Braai facilities.

Cederberg Algeria Wilderness Cottages & Camping.

Rondeberg Resort & Clanwilliam Camping

The famous Rondeberg Resort caters to Campers & Caravanners and those looking for Self-Catering Accommodation. Their compact camping sites and self-catering accommodations are at the Bullshoek Dam’s edge. Rondeberg is located 22km outside Clanwilliam at the foothills of a Mountain.

It is one of the best places for Clanwilliam Dam Camping in the Cederberg. Other accommodations consist of luxury-, and standard self-catering chalets. Amenities include clean ablutions, a children’s playground, and a swimming pool.

The Bullshoek Dam boating Mecca gets extremely busy, especially over weekends and during the high season. Activities include boat rides, waterskiing, Kayaking, Paddling, swimming, and fishing.

Contact 027 482 1487 –  Rondeberg Holiday Resort.

Clanwilliam Dam Camping Rondeberg Campsite with a Pond with ducks.

Doringbos Resort

The Cederberg comes alive on a remote 3,000-hectare haven on the Farm Doringbos near the Doring River. Guests can choose between staying in the exclusive villa, the farmhouse, or a Doringbos Self-catering cottage.

Explore the Koue Bokkeveld

Although the Koue Bokkeveld is next to the Cederberg Mountains, Schoongezicht’s accommodation is uniquely situated and worth visiting.

Schoongezicht Campsite & Permanent Caravans Koue Bokkeveld

Schoongezicht Farm

Are you looking for a family getaway and a unique experience in the Koue (cold) Bokkeveld? Schoongezicht Resort is located at the foot of the Skurweberg Mountains in the Koue Bokkeveld (next to the Cederberg)—a haven where one can relax. At the same time, the children are busy in a natural environment.

Surrounded by scenic mountains, walking trails, and swimming in a natural water pond, Scoongezicht Resort is a unique holiday destination.

Schoongezicht Campsite & Permanent Caravans

  • 6 Fully equipped caravans.
  • 15 Communal Campsites.
  • There are 2 private campsites; one Schoongezicht campsite with a private swimming pool.
  • A Fully equipped self-catering Cottage.

Located on the picturesque Waterfall Farm, only 10 km outside Citrusdal, it offers a waterfall and river where one can swim. Each Waterfall Citrusdal self-catering cottage has barbeque facilities and a fully equipped kitchen with a stove and dishwasher. A short drive away from a Natural Spring Fountain and the Boschkloof 4WD trail.

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