Cosy, Edwardian-style guesthouse along the famed Route 62
Just a 2 hour drive from Cape Town, Mimosa Lodge is a perfect escape from the bustling city. Surrounded by the magnificent landscapes of the Langeberg Mountains and picturesque architecture of the town, Mimosa Lodge offers guests the opportunity of both short and long stays. Owner and chef, Bernhard Hess, runs the multiple award-winning restaurant that focuses on seasonal produce, and uses vegetables and herbs grown in Mimosa’s own garden. Guests can kickback at the pool, or play a friendly game of croquet while enjoying the serenity of the town. As a bonus, Mimosa has their own boutique wine collection consisting of Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Shiraz.
Best time to go to Breede River Valley
In the Breede River Valley, spring begins in September and marks the end of winter. The winter time is the rainiest of the year and allows visitors to enjoy a roaring river and a lush landscape in spring and early summer. During spring and summer, the region boasts clear skies, hot days, and comfortable evenings. However, this is the busiest time of year for the Breede River Valley. If you’re looking for a good deal, March through May is a good time to visit as the weather is moderate and rain is rare while the region is also less busy!
Within the main house, Mimosa’s 11 classic rooms boast elegance and relaxation. From comfortable double, queen, or twin beds, to other amenities like wifi, aircon, heater, and a pool.
Circled by charming gardens, these 11 suites are furnished with either king, queen, or twin beds, a scenic patio, and more. Some rooms are also accessible by wheelchair, with one being wheelchair friendly.
This suite is perfect for a romantic retreat with its champagne pool and private garden. Enjoy the double shower and corner bath, mini bar, and extra-length King size bed.
20 On Church
For groups of up to 8 guests, you’ll encounter 4 lavish ensuite rooms with a kitchen that is fully equipped with outdoor braai facilities.
Apartment with Mountain View
This apartment offering spectacular mountain views and a built-in braai is perfectly suited for a family of 2 adults and 2 children. Guests are welcome to use the pool facilities at the main house.
Apartment with Garden View
Perfect for 2 adults, this centrally located, 1 bedroom apartment offers relaxing garden views, a small private garden area, and a built-in braai.