About Ruiterbosch Lodge

Situated in South Africa’s picturesque Garden Route, Ruiterbosch Lodge nestles in the Ruiterbosch Valley at the foot of the Robinsons Pass, approximately 15 to 20 minutes (25kms) drive from Hartenbos and Mossel Bay, on the R328 between Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn.

Ruiterbosch Lodge is a unique and special choice in Garden Route lodging, creating a differentiated experience and capitalizing on personal, country style hospitality.  We differentiate the Lodge by creating an atmosphere of pampered luxury, peacefulness and enjoyment for all guests and visitors.

Expect to stay in a well-equipped, self-catering, holiday-cheering styled, three star accommodation, offering a range of amenities and services including, DSTV, WiFi room service and laundry services.

We create a unique environment for residents as well as day visiting families. Our facilities, including the “Die Afdak” Restaurant and Pub, Tea Garden, Petting Zoo, Children’s Play Area, Fine Arts gallery, Arts and Crafts shop and large open lawns and farming areas provide the opportunity for children of all ages to safely interact with our horses and other farm animals and participate in various outdoor activities and games. With the knowledge that their children are safely engaged and occupied, parents can enjoy a relaxing meal and drink or peacefully browse around our gardens and procure special items from our fine arts gallery and/or arts and crafts shop.

Our wooden chapel and unique country style facility create an idyllic venue for weddings, functions and conferences, catering for up to 100 quests. Our trained team at Ruiterbosch Lodge will ensure the perfect wedding or function amongst the beautiful surrounding mountains and country side in an area known for the best all year climate in South Africa. We provide our guests with the best in food and refreshment and always endeavour to perfect every detail in accordance with our client’s specific requirements and preferences for their wedding or function.