Die Tuishuise - Location
Die Tuishuise are situated in the heart
of old Cradock in the Karoo.
Die Tuishuise - Accommodation
Die Tuishuise allow you to relive the past in one of these award
winning Karoo cottages. History makes its grand entrance with authentic
decor and splendid antiques, the moment captured in time is yours to enjoy and
reflect. Warm and welcoming, just the way your favourite grandmother made you
Forget the TV, turn off the cell phone and soak up the historical
ambience. Live the Victorian era with style and grace or perceive yourself as one of the pioneering Trek Boers and
experience the simplicity of the indigenous furniture made from local yellowwood and
Each house at Die Tuishuise shares its own fascinating history with quirky
and unusual decorative objects, completing the experience e.g. arch imperialist,
Cecil John Rhodes' bed graces Mays' house and the Opstal , boasts
a medicine cupboard filled with old fashioned remedies, a rare and sought
after collectors item.
Each house or "tuishuis" is treated as a room, so guests can escape
to the past in their own house with its private lounge, kitchen, garden
and some offer off street parking.
Die Tuishuise - food
Evening meals and breakfasts are
served in the Manor house, the Victoria Manor on the corner of the street,
the emphasis is on Karoo home cooking...just like granny used to cook, so
forget the diet and indulge!!!
offered near to Die Tuishuise