Draaihoek Lodge & Restaurant

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Draaihoek Lodge: Experience Ultimate Luxury on the West Coast

Nestled on the stunning West Coast, just 200 km south of Cape Town, lies Draaihoek Lodge - a haven of opulence and tranquility. Here, we invite you to immerse yourself in the beauty of the region, from the vibrant spring flowers to the breathtaking sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean.

Indulge in a world of luxury at Draaihoek Lodge, where comfort and elegance reign supreme. Our Manor House boasts three exquisite en suite double rooms, while our separate Lodges offer eight luxurious en suite double rooms. Each accommodation is thoughtfully designed and equipped with all the amenities you'd expect from a prestigious 4-star establishment.

But Draaihoek Lodge is more than just a place to rest your head - it's a destination to awaken your senses. Immerse yourself in the abundant wildlife as you stroll along the endless beaches, accompanied by playful seals, majestic whales, and graceful dolphins. For those seeking adventure, embark on thrilling game drives through the reserve, or uncover the mysteries of prehistoric rock art.

At Draaihoek Lodge, we believe that fine dining is an essential element of a truly remarkable experience. Our fully licensed restaurant tempts your taste buds with gourmet fare, expertly crafted to delight even the most discerning palates. Enjoy your meal on our terrace, overlooking the dunes of the Atlantic Ocean, or gather around our cozy lounge fireplace and savor the warm ambience while basking in our unparalleled hospitality.

Welcome to Draaihoek Lodge - where every moment is an exquisite adventure, and every guest is cherished.
"The sunset on the private beach that we had all to ourselves."
04 Sep 2017
By Jane Jones
"Its classy accomodation and food in a relaxed, welcoming setting."
"The fire that was made in our room while we were at dinner"
20 Jul 2017
By Ben Blaine
"I loved this place - it was very well equipped and private and in a great location. The facilities were fantastic. The restaurant and all the people were very friendly. It was a quick drive to Elands Bay where I went surfing."
"Perfect quiet getaway"
23 Apr 2017
By Theo von Staden
"Well appointed lodging., good food and service with a smile"
"Draaihoek Lodge - not what it promised to be!"
26 Jul 2016
By Tersia, South Africa
"We booked and paid deposit for the Room or Unit Info: Luxury Manor House (1) on arrival we where met by Marietjie Basson the owner,and put into one of the luxury double en suite. The room was very good with a fire place(but very little wood and the wood was wet), you also had to buy xtra wood if you wanted more...it is winter at the moment... a bar fridge with only water in it. We had no tv in the room and also no wi-fi or even cell phone reception. There was not a bath only a shower and the floors was very cold. No slippers and no gowns. We pick the manor house special because we wanted luxury and space to enjoy the 3 days and relax as if at home and do some planning for a trip later the year to Italy. We could not do any of this because of no internet connections. Staff was friendly and always helpful. Breakfast was good. We had dinner the Friday night, good selection on the menu and overall a good dining experience. We did not find the manager very friendly and helpful. If you want a break from technology this is you place, no view from rooms but if you go over the sand dunes you have a wonderful view and can go for a long walk on the beach. It just did not meet our needs for the weekend as we did not get what we booked for and was promised...."
11 Jan 2016
By Ann, England
"We booked 3 rooms for the family; all very large and comfortable with arm chairs as well as king size beds and soft cotton sheets. spacious and well equipped bathrooms; couldn't have been more comfortable. Big refreshing pool and a short board walk over the dunes to miles of pristine beach with seals, and wide variety of bird life.  food was plentiful from an imaginative menu and freshly cooked, so waiting a little for cooking time was no chore (no kids!).In short everything you would hope for if you are expecting a quiet comfortable rural retreat."
"Gorgeous and romantic"
03 Jan 2016
By Lynette, South Africa
"The setting on the beach is spectacular! The walks on the beach, relaxing pool area and exquisite dining was so relaxing and felt like pure, glorious serendipity! Falling asleep with the sounds of the waves was extraordinary."
09 Dec 2014
By Hermann, Switzerland
"A unique place in every respect. The huge and clean beach behind the dunes is unforgettable. Spacious and charming accommodation in a beautiful coastal environment. The meals are prepared by the host on the spot; you may bring your own wine."
07 Sep 2014
By Nadia, South Africa
"Beautiful beach, beautiful rooms. A little close to the main road, but that doesn't bother too much. Restaurant has great food and friendly service. Highly recommended!"
"Stay for 3 days"
05 Sep 2014
By Sonja, South Africa
"It was super clean and luxurious. Food was excellent. Service couldn't be better! A jewel outside a town. The wooden path over the dunes was exciting! We are from Gauteng. If we are ever again in that area we will stay there again for sure."
"First rate stay"
30 Aug 2014
By Pauline, South Africa
"The accommodation and food is superb, and the staff are all friendly and helpful. The weather wasn't the best, but it was a great excuse to have the fire roaring in our room, which was a great touch. We stayed in many different places on our three week holiday, and this was one of the best. I would definitely recommend it!"