Western Cape – Garden Route

Garden Route

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The Garden Route is a 300-kilometer  long stretch of the south-western coast of of the Western Cape.  The area runs along the coast and the N2 freeway  from Mossel Bay in the west to the provincial border with the Eastern Cape.  The N9 freeway defines the northern boundary of the region.

Roads

The main through road is the N2 freeway, which starts in Cape Town and continues on to Durban. 

Climate

The summers are mild to warm and winters are mild to cool . Temperatures rarely fall below 10 °C in winter and rarely climb beyond 28 °C in summer. Rain occurs year-round, with a slight peak in spring.  

Fauna and flora

The area is renown for the indigenous forests and there are nearly 300 bird species found here.  From July to December, this area also welcomes the annual South Right Whale population to its shores.  The area is dotted with many lagoons and lakes along the coast.

55+ camping sites in the Garden Route Region of the Western Cape.
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Western Cape - Garden Route

Listing of Camp and Caravan Sites

Below is a listing of camping and caravan sites in the Garden Route Region of the Western Cape Province.
Hover your mouse over the image and you will find the contact details of the camp site.
Albergo Backpackers - Plettenberg Bay

Albergo Backpackers

info@albergo.co.za
0445334434
www.albergo.co.za

Aqua Eden Resort - George

Aqua Eden Resort

0448780408
www.gardenroute.com/aqua-eden-resort-camping-in-george_business_op_view_id_5746

Arch Rock Resort - Keurboomstrand

Arch Rock Resort

info@archrockresort.com
0445350068
www.archrockresort.com

ATKV Hartenbos Resort - Hartenbos

ATKV Hartenbos

Online Booking
0446017200
www.atkvhartenbos.caravanparks.co.za

Berry Hill Estate - Plettenberg Bay

Berry Hill Estate

lp@gofun.co.za
0828810147
www.berryhillestate.co.za

Bloukrantz Caravan Park - Stormsvlei

Bloukrantz

info@tsitsikamme.org.za
042-281-1922
www.tsitsikamma.org.za/tsitsikamma-accommodation/bloukrantz-caravan-park

Bloukrantz Caravan Park (Tent Sites) - Stormsvlei

Bloukrantz Tent sites

info@tsitsikamme.org.za
042-281-1922
www.tsitsikamma.org.za/tsitsikamma-accommodation/bloukrantz-caravan-park

Buffalo Bay Caravan Park - George

Buffalo Bay

Online Booking
044-383-0045
www.buffalobay.co.za

Buffelskop Caravan Park - Knysna

Buffelskop

lbosman@knysna.gov.za
044-302-8911
www.westerncape.gov.za/facility/buffelskop-caravan-park

Carmel Guest Lodge - George

Carmel Guest Farm

info@carmelguestfarm.co.za
044-889-0019
www.carmelguestfarm.co.za

De Bakke Santos - Mossel Bay

De Bakke Santos

info@debakkesantos.co.za
076-058-7153
www.debakkesantos.co.za

Dibiki Holiday Resort - Hartenbos

Dibiki

Online Booking
044-695-1532
www.dibiki.co.za

Diepwalle Forest Tent Platform - Knysna

Diepwalle Forest Camp

Online Booking
012-428-9111
www.sanparks.org/parks/garden_route/tourism/accommodation

Dijembe Backpackers - Stormsriver

Dijembe Backpackers

info@dijembebackpackers.com
042-281-1842
www.dijembebackpackers.com

Dwarswegstrand Caravan Park - Groot Brakrivier

Dwarswegstrand

 oordbesprekings.dwarswegstrand@axxess.co.za
044-879-1010
www.dwarswegstrand.co.za

Ebb and Flow Rest Camp - Wilderness

Ebb-and-Flow

Online Booking
0124289111
www.sanparks.org/parks/garden_route/tourism/accommodation

Faerie Knowe Backpackers - Wilderness

Fairy Knowe Backpackers

info@wildernessbackpackers.com
081-355-0137
www.wildernessbackpackers.com

Forever Resort - Plettenberg Bay

Forever Resort

Online Booking
044-535-9309
www.foreverplettenberg.co.za

George Country Resort - George

George Country Resort

Online Booking
044-889-0034
www.georgeresort.co.za

Glentana Caravan Park - George

Glentana

Online Booking
044-879-1536
www.glentanaresort.co.za

Harkerville Forest Lodge - Harkerville

Harkerville Forest

info@harkerville.co.za
044-532-7777
www.harkerville.co.za

Hartenbos River Resort - Hartenbos

Hartenbos

Online Booking
044-695-1520
www.hartenbosriverresort.co.za

Herolds Bay Caravan Park - George

Herold's Bay

Online Booking
083-296-3531
www.discoveringsouthafrica.co.za/member/about/?member_id=6641

Island Lake Resort - Wilderness

Island Lake

Online Booking
0448771194
www.islandlake.co.za

Kalahari Caravan Park - Hartenbos

Kalahari

072-341-7417
www.facebook.com/Kalahari-Woonwapark

Keurbooms Lagoon - Plettenberg Bay

Keurbooms Lagoon

info@keurboomslagoon.co.za
044-533-2567
www.keurboomslagoon.co.za

Lake Pleasant Resort - Wilderness

Lake Pleasant

Online Booking
044-343-2661
www.lakepleasantresort.co.za

Monks Caravan Park - Knysna

Monks

info@monkscaravan.co.za
044-382-2609
www.monkscaravan.co.za

Mount View Resort - George

Mount View

info@mountviewsa.co.za
044-874-5205
www.mountviewsa.co.za

Natures Valley Rest Camp - Plettenberg Bay

Nature's Valley

Online Booking
012-428-9111
www.sanparks.org/parks/garden_route/camps/natures_valley

Peace Lodge Backpackers - Knysna

Peace Lodge

Online Booking
www.kwathabeng.co.za/go/peace-lodge-backpackers-retreat-knysna

Peace of Eden Camp - Knysna

Peace of Eden

Online Booking
044-388-4671
www.peaceofeden.co.za

Plettenberg Primary School - Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Primary School

044-533-2126
www.weekendgetaways.capetown/accommodation/plettenberg-bay-primary-school-caravan-park-plettenberg-bay

Rocky Road Backpackers Camp - Plettenberg Bay

Rocky Road Backpackers

volunteers@wwisa.co.za
044-534-8148
www.backpackers-south-africa.co.za///rocky-road-backpackers

Swartvlei Caravan Park - Sedgefield

Swartvlei

vicbay@gardenroute.gov.za
044-889-0081
www.swartvleicaravanpark.co.za

The Point Caravan Park - Mossel Bay

The Point

Online Booking
044-690-3501
www.westerncape.gov.za/facility/point-caravan-park

Tsitsikamma Sunrise - Plettenberg Bay

Tsitsikamma Sunrise

Online Booking
072-141-6588
www.tsitsikamma-caravanpark.co.za

Tube n Axe Backpackers Camp - Stormsriver

Tube 'n Axe

bookings@tubenaxe.co.za
079-636-8008
www.tubenaxe.co.za

Victoria Bay Caravan Park - George

Victoria Bay

Online Booking
044-889-0081
www.victoriabaycaravanpark.co.za

Woodbourne Resort - Knysna

Woodbourne

w48@mweb.co.za
044-384-0316
www.woodbourneknysna.com

Listing of Tented Camps

Below is a listing of Camp Sites that have pre-built Tents in the Garden Route Region of the Western Cape Province.
Hover over the image and the contact details of the camp site will appear.
7 Passes Tented Camp - Wilderness

7 Passes

info@7passes.co.za
082-383-8671
www.7passes.co.za

Bushbuck Camp Tented Lodge - Sedgefield

Bushbuck Camp

jacobsen@wispernet.co.za
083-440-3552
www.local-info.co.za/bushbuck-camp-tent-lodge

Diepwalle Forest Camping Decks - Knysna

Diepwalle Forest

Online Booking
012-428-9111
www.sanparks.org

Gondwana Eco Tented Camp - Mossel Bay

Gondwana

reservations@gondwanagr.co.za
021-555-0807
www.gondwanagr.co.za

Homtini Guest Farm Tented Camp - Knysna

Homtini

bookings@homtini.co.za
072-727-8717
www.homtini.co.za

Ingwe Tented Camp - Plettenberg Bay

Ingwe

hello@africamps.com
063-170-4222
www.africamps.com/farm/plettenberg-bay-africamps-at-ingwe

Outeniqua Trout Lodge - Die Vlug

Outentiqua Trout Lodge

troutlodge@iafrica.com
087-808-2531
www.outeniquatrout.co.za

Peace of Eden Tented Camp - Knysna

Peace of Eden

Online Booking
044-388-4671
www.peaceofeden.co.za

Rocky Road Backpackers Tented Camp - Plettenberg Bay

Rocky Road Backpackers

volunteers@wwisa.co.za
044-534-8148
www.backpackers-south-africa.co.za///rocky-road-backpackers

Teniqua Tented Camp - Knysna

Teniqua Treetop

queries@teniquatreetops.co.za
044-356-2868
www.teniquatreetops.co.za

Tube n Axe Backpackers Tented Camp - Stormsriver

Tube 'n Axe

bookings@tubenaxe.co.za
079-636-8008
www.tubenaxe.co.za

U Nic Adventures Tented Camp - Hartenbos

Unic Adventure

info@unicholidays.co.za
044-694-0051
www.southcapetourism.com/wpbdm-directory/unic-adventure-and-guest-farm

We are constantly on the lookout for more camping sites in this area.

Should you find that we have not included a camping site and would like us to include it on this list, send us an email at info@ikamu.co.za

Please note that we are not responsible for bookings at any of the sites listed above.

We only offer a listing of camping sites in the region and do not take any responsibility should the camp site information become inaccurate or incomplete.  We also do not take any responsibility for any poorly managed camp sites or camping facilities.

This website was designed by an enthusiastic camper as a guide to enable other campers to find their ideal camping site..