Self-catering accommodaton in Barrydale
Aside from exploring unfamiliar territory and having an adventure, there are several benefits to the mind and body that can be had from simply taking a road trip. By breaking out of your traffic, school or work routine, you’re breathing new life into your brain and giving it a break. Whether you go with friends, the kids or even solo, fresh air, a range of new experiences and scenic views await. And accommodation in the exquisite town of Barrydale is a great way to go, it offers supreme comfort, scenic views and the freedom for visitors to break away from reality in private.
This former farming village, now bustling tourist hotspot, offers panoramic views of the Overberg mountain range and world-class services, all wrapped up in traditional South African hospitality. This area of the Western Cape lies on the world-famous Route 62 and sits in the crosshairs of the Overberg region and the Klein Karoo. As a centrally located destination, visitors can plan an exciting itinerary of activities in Barrydale that’s suitable for your travelling plans. Family friendly adventures can include nature walks, hikes and guided tours through the town, while solo adventurers, couples or adult groups can visit wine farms or popular bars in the area.
With a wide range of businesses in Barrydale, you can gather your basic needs for your self-catering accommodation here. All independently owned, you can choose from franchise supermarkets, small grocers or even local markets to pick up supplies. Additionally, you can find a host of boutique shops and craft knick-knacks, hand-made by the locals. It always feels amazing supporting the local talent and enterprises of such a welcoming and friendly community.
Why not treat yourself and travel companions at one of the local restaurants. Each establishment offers home-cooked meals, all made with the freshest ingredients, supplied by the farms in the surrounding area. Furthermore, as the population of the town is so diverse, you have a choice between Cape Malay, Afrikaans or even European cuisine.
Best of all, this area of the Overberg is located approximately 245kms from Cape Town International Airport and is also a popular stop for major bus liners and independent tour operators. Therefore, getting here is just a matter of jumping in your car or buying a bus ticket. Whether you choose a bush lodge, hotel or self-catering accommodation in Barrydale, there’s an exciting adventure waiting for you.