Easter weekend: last minute cancellation

Ready to wake up and see sunrises like this on your morning walks? Ready to relax in luxury self-catering accommodation with beautifully decorated rooms and en-suite bathrooms with large showers and jacuzzi’s? We have just had a last-minute cancellation of two units that will not be available for long, so make sure you make your…

Your dream weekend at Berluda

Still wondering: “should I stay or should I go?” (cue intro to English punk rock band the Clash…) Let’s help. For this weekend of 19-22 March 2021 only, we will let you stay for 3 nights and you only have to pay for 2! Yes, that’s right. But do not hesitate. We only have the…

Connection and reflection

A late afternoon cup of tea with a special friend, or an early morning walk with the dogs or simply getting some afternoon sun on your skin: these are all simple ways we get to re-connect and reflect, not only with ourselves, but also with nature and with each other. Hope you get to have…

Schoemanshoek – a Wedding wonderland

Thank you for the great review, Stefan. Are you planning your wedding? Wondering where to stay, what to do, and how to give your guests a wonderful festive experience. Schoemanshoek may just be the picturesque country setting that could tick all your boxes. Beautiful venues. Great accommodation. Wonderful activities. Inquire with us to find out…

The things that matter most

What has ultimate value and worth in your life? What really matters to you? If you had a week left to live, what would you do? Perhaps time becomes your greatest commodity. Perhaps relationships becomes your greatest currency. And perhaps memories becomes your greatest legacy. Whatever you value, may you find time to affirm those…

A journey to the soul

They say the road through the Klein Karoo is a long and winding road through the soul… In our case, that road is the R62, winding gently through the beautiful towns of Worcester, Robertson, Ashton, Montagu, Barrydale, Ladismith, Calitzdorp, and eventually Oudshoorn. We call it Route 62 and one of our favorite ways to connect…

How was your walk to breakfast this morning?

During times of pandemic, regular exercise like a daily walk, and a healthy balanced diet is essential for physical and mental health. This pathway marks the end of the short walk to breakfast for our residents staying in our cottages. This short walk and a healthy breakfast is a great example of something simple that…

When last did you wake up to this?

Berluda lies in the Schoemanshoek Valley, which forms part of a larger community that includes hundreds of disadvantaged households. Apart from alcohol abuse, there is also a high rate of unemployment, as well as abuse in many other forms, that children in this community often have to endure. It is in the light of this…

Raising hope by giving back

Berluda lies in the Schoemanshoek Valley, which forms part of a larger community that includes hundreds of disadvantaged households. Apart from alcohol abuse, there is also a high rate of unemployment, as well as abuse in many other forms, that children in this community often have to endure. It is in the light of this…