Guest Houses

PLEASE NOTE: Although we endeavour to keep the information on this web site up to date, the rates listed below may have changed without our knowledge. We strongly advise that you verify the rates with the establishment concerned in advance of your stay.

Darling Lodge Guest House


The charming guest house and the beautiful garden are lovingly tended to make any stay special, be it just for one night, a romantic weekend or for a whole week.

The beautifully restored Victorian country home is an oasis of peace and tranquillity in the middle of Darling, the heartbeat of the West Coast.

Darling Lodge Guest House offers a harmonious blend of old and new reflecting the romantic name of the little town. The main house, the Victorian charm of which has remained in tact, offers three individually decorated country style rooms. The more modern garden annex consists of three further generously appointed rooms with a grape-vine covered patio which overlooks the sparkling swimming pool. Two rooms are ideal for families as they are linked with a connecting door. Exquisite comfort and personal service is just waiting for you. We have a pillow with your name on it!

We offer secure off street parking, a swimming pool, free internet access (Wi-Fi), a cosy TV lounge (DSTV) with honesty bar, a relaxing library and individual concierge services.

Darling Lodge Guest House is the perfect venue for your business meetings and conferences, individual retreats, anniversaries or weddings of up to 30 people. Children of all ages are welcome.

We are TGCSA-graded with 3 stars and a certified “birder friendly accommodation.

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address: 22 Pastorie Street, Darling, 7345
tel: 022 492 3062
GPS: 33º 22′ 44.16” S
18º 22′ 42.73” E
special: celebration special
Darling MTB-Special


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The Granary Petite Hotel





Historic home with comfortable accommodation and onsite restaurant, situated in the heart of the quaint and picturesque village of Darling.  Accommodation sleeps 16 in 6 rooms. A communal area  upstairs comprising of three bedrooms, a lounge (DSTV) and kitchenette, sleeps a family or group of six in Queen size bed with en-suite bathroom and two rooms with single beds and separate private bathrooms.  A double room with private entrance situated upstairs sleeps a family of four in Queen size bed in one bedroom and two single beds in the adjacent bedroom, with an en-suite bathroom.  A double room with private entrance downstairs has a flat screen TV with DSTV and bar fridge and comfortably sleeps four in two separate bedrooms each equipped with two single beds. A garden room with Queen size bed and en-suite bathroom completes rooms available.

address: 5 Long Street, Darling, 7345
tel: 022 492 3155
cell: 079 916 5267
GPS: 33º 22′ 32.80” S
18º 22′ 43.80” E
rates: Breakfast is included and served at the on-site restaurant Chicory Cheese Café Monday to Saturday and at the famous The Marmalade Cat on Sundays.
R 400 per person sharing and R 450 for single occupancy.

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The Old Pastorie




The Old Pastorie is a beautiful 1865 manor house set in its own 100 acres of countryside, which includes a large dam which is home to a selection of interesting birds and wildlife. An idyllic setting of peace and tranquility.

The rooms are exceptionally large and there are 3 double rooms. The rooms are all tastefully furnished to a high standard and every room has a view over the gardens or the dam.

Coffee making facilities in rooms. Deep plunge pool.

Winter Special offer for direct bookings only February to July 2018 1st night R1020 per double en-suite room (NOT per person) 2nd night FREE!!!!!!

Breakfast not included but available on request

address: Pastorie Street, Darling, 7345
tel/fax: 022 492 3715
cell: 072 083 9990
GPS: 33° 23’00.34 S / 18° 22’34.49 E
rates: R1020 per room (not p.p.) per night
Breakfast not included but can be ordered
Free WiFi
note: No Smoking
No children under 12


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