Welcome To Caledon!

Welcome to Caledon, the official capital of the Overberg! Since the early days when Khoisan tribes roamed the area, Caledon’s seven iron-rich hot springs on the slopes of the Swartberg mountains have been a drawcard for visitors. Beyond Black Mountain is passionate about promoting the area and its community by being a contact point for information about the historical town. If you are interested in finding out about activities, accommodation, places to eat, local businesses and events in the greater Caledon area, you’ve come to the right place. Beyond Black Mountain is also actively involved in various incentives to protect and preserve the town’s heritage and natural landscape, while uplifting the community within it.

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“The Overberg is a treasure and our mission is to promote and invest in its beauty and its people, starting with Caledon.” 

The Swartberg (Black Mountain) is a landmark that has been central to the culture of communities in and around the Overberg since the days of the Khoi-San, Dutch and British colonial periods. 

Beyond Black Mountain stands together with the local community to promote the historic town as a worthwhile destination for travellers in the Overberg.

NPC Reg: 2021/950976/08 | NPO Reg: 269-958

Things to Do

Things to Do

Beyond Black Mountain proudly promotes Caledon which is known for its rich cultural history and magnificent country landscape. Discover things to do that will keep the whole family busy!

Things to Do in and around Caledon

  • Museum
  • Wildflower Garden
  • Hot Springs
  • Wine Tasting
  • Golfing
  • Outdoor Experiences
  • Casino

Find things to do in and around Caledon, here.



Beyond Black Mountain welcomes you and invites you to spend the night! 

Accommodation in and around Caledon

  • Self-Catering
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Lodges
  • Backpackers
  • Caravan and Camping
  • Country Houses
  • Hotels
  • Guesthouses
  • Private Homes
  • Resorts

Find accommodation in and around Caledon, here.

Places to Eat

Places to Eat

From a wholesome plate of tomato bredie to flavourful pizzas, and everything in between, Beyond Black Mountain, puts you in touch with places to eat in and around Caledon.

Places to Eat in and around Caledon

  • Coffee Shops
  • Pub ‘n Grills
  • Restaurants
  • Takeaways

Find places to eat in and around Caledon, here.


Local Businesses

Local Businesses

Beyond Black Mountain connects you with local businesses in a wide range of categories in and around Caledon.

Local Businesses in and around Caledon

  • Agriculture
  • Animals and Pet Care
  • Art and Collectibles
  • Automotive
  • Beauty and Well-Being
  • Building and Construction Businesses
  • Clothing and Accessories
  • Educational Services
  • Financial and Legal Services
  • Food and Beverage
  • Functions and Venues
  • Home and Commercial Security
  • Home and Garden Services
  • Media and Technological Services
  • Medical Services
  • NGOs and Non-Profit Organisations
  • Public Services
  • Real Estate and Rentals
  • Speciality Stores and Services
  • Transport and Courier Services
  • Travel and Tour Guides

Find local businesses in and around Caledon, here.

Community Events

Community Events

Beyond Black Mountain believes in community and the team is actively involved in arranging events to raise money to uplift various NPOs, and other community-inspired incentives. 

Community Events

  • Art in the Park
  • Walk in the Park
  • Local Ghost Stories

Take a look at these and other events in and around Caledon, here:


Marketing Your Business

Marketing Your Business

Do you own a business in the Caledon area? Would you like your business to be featured on the Beyond Black Mountain website? 

Several advertising options are available, and include:

  • Business Listing - R400 per year
  • Front Page Banner Advert - R500 per month

Contact Beyond Black Mountain for more information, and to place your ad.

Caledon Video

Caledon Video

From its rolling hills splashed with a colourful patchwork of barley and canola fields to the ancient Swartberg mountains that have stood sentry over the community since the very beginning, Caledon has pride of place in the Overberg.

Beyond Black Mountain invites you to catch a glimpse of this beautiful region by watching this short video:



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