Uniondale South Africa
Ask a dozen people what they know about Uniondale and you will get 12 different answers ...
To us locals Uniondale is the best place ever, and we love getting visitors share it with. We are proud of our Little Karoo agricultural dorpie. Here you will experience the sense of community and belonging that only happens in small towns like ours.
Agriculture is still very much part of the town, which is the central hub for employment, schools, hospitals and other community activities. Local farmers support the school and boarding house, churches and charity organisations. Farming includes sheep, angoras, seed and fruit farming which all employ a lot of people.
Visitors to the area are delighted with the wide open spaces, diversity, stunning scenery, magical flora and incredible geology.
Our historical buildings include seven national monuments.
The best way to experience Uniondale and surroundings is over a few days. Many travellers and holidaymakers use of the town and surrounds as a base for day trips. We are well known for our choice of quality accommodation including guesthouses, farm stays, self-catering cottages and camping sites.
In Uniondale itself you have a choice of places to eat, whether you just feel like a delicious snack, coffee and cake or a full meal.
Our unique Uniondale-style golf course has to be experienced. Tee off with great scenery around you, plus the odd Angora goat or springbok as spectators.
With more than 300km of dirt roads in the area, Uniondale is a destination in itself for cycling, bikes and offroad vehicles. More than 4,000 cyclists ride the 100km Karoo to Coast mountain bike race from Uniondale to Knysna through the Prince Alfred’s Pass.
Whether your thing is just chillin’, or getting out and about, there is so much to see and do in the Uniondale and Haarlem area.
Don’t just take our word for it – come and experience it for yourself.
Featured Accommodation in Uniondale (Click for More Info)
Lansrivier Farm Cottages
Ideal self catering weekend and holiday accommodation is offered in two beautifully restored and decorated guesthouses dating back to the early 1900's.
The Townhouse Guesthouse
The Townhouse Guest House provides visitors with true country hospitality in a placid environment in a beautiful lush garden setting away from the hustle and bustle of highway travel, an ideal overnight stop for the weary traveller or a perfect weekend escape for the more energetic type offering a number of exciting activities.
Bon Accord Guesthouse
Escape city life and relax in Uniondale. Experience joy and bliss at Bon Accord Guest House. The guest house provides accommodation in luxury rooms, each with an en-suite bathroom and DSTV.
Mountain Pastures Game Lodge
Mountain Pastures Game Lodge lies snuggly in the De Hoop valley between the Kouga and Honniball mountains, far from the madding crowd but convenient for the popular R62 route and only 18 kilometers from Uniondale.
The Cottages B&B
The cottages is a charming building, originally built in the 1800's as several cottages, and tastefully converted and restored so as to retain the original character and flavour of the Karoo.
The Vetvlei homestead is found on a beautiful 5000 hectare Klein-Karoo game farm just outside Uniondale. If you really need to relax and get away from everything, but still need your 5 star luxuries this is the ideal break away destination. The homestead can accommodate up to 14 people.
7 at Grey B&B
This luxury free standing cottage is situated in a big garden in a quiet street off the main road. The cottage is fully restored and tastefully decorated in a French provincial style. We offer secure parking inside the premises. Can accommodate big vehicles like Sprinters. Cyclists are welcome.
Bo Kouga Mountain Retreat
This mountain retreat in the Kouga Mountains offers a real nature break for the town dweller with peace and quiet, wide vistas, fauna and fynbos with a variety of self catering accommodation.