Starry Nights Karoo Cottages

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Getaway Summary
PRICE (unit):
from R 1,800 - 1,800
Starry Nights Karoo Cottages has just been renovated original Oregon floors and doors. There are four cottages available with one bedroom; two bedrooms or three bedrooms.<br /><br />Philippolis is on the old national road, R717, between Colesberg and Trompsburg. It is an ideal stop over, 630 km from Johannesburg, 800 km from Cape Town, and 470 km from Port Elizabeth. The deviation off the N1 highway from Colesberg to Trompsburg is in fact 7 km shorter than the actual N1 and without trucks.<br /><br />Philippolis is also a lovely village for those who want to escape from the city for a few days. Enjoy silence, closeness to nature, stargazing, bird watching, no traffic, old fashioned tranquillity and friendliness.
28 May 2015
By Angela, South Africa
"Well Appointed Cottage"
17 Oct 2014
By Pat, South Africa
"My wife and I spent the night at Starr Nights. It has been well renovated and equipped for self-catering and we enjoyed our stay in this historic building. It makes an ideal stop off point for anyone traveling from Gauteng to the East or West Cape. Would highly recommend it."
14 Dec 2013
By mike, South Africa
"The cottage was lovely and old and blended into the quaint little town. It was clean and was great value for money."
"Philippolis - off the beaten track"
15 May 2012
By Ingrid, South Africa
"Very spacious, comfortable and safe accommodation! What a lovely vibrant town Philippolis is. Be aware that the roads have many potholes at this stage (May 2012) but it is worth a visit."
09 Jan 2012
By Jaco, South Africa
"Dit is 'n pragtige outydse huis met baie spasie. Dit het regte plankvloere en 'n melkkan in die kombuis. This is really a beautiful old house with loads of space. It has genuine wooden floors and a milk can in the kitchen."
03 Jan 2012
By Gert, South Africa
"For the time period of the building it was exceptionally neat and tidy and spacious. The reception was warm and friendly. We enjoyed atmosphere of the whole town and staying in a house that reflects our past."
"Starry nights indeed"
24 Apr 2011
By Gavin, South Africa
"Comfortable stay at Starry nights with the stars out in full splendour."
30 Mar 2009
By Johan, South Africa
"We really enjoyed the starry skies and getting out of the city. It was very nice and roomy."
"Dankie Starry Nights"
11 Apr 2007
By Deon, South Africa
"Dit was 'n wonderlike Vrystaatse Victoriaanse Gasvryheid oornagplekkie vir moeƫ Gautengers. Sanet jou plekkie is pragtig keurig skoon en mooi gemeubileer. Ons beveel dit graag aan vir enigiemand wat die pragtige dorp Phillipolis wil besoek.'n Mens kan Sanet enige inligting aangaande die Dorp vra en sy is meer as gewillig om te help of jou na iemand te verwys met die kundige kennis.Nogmaals baie dankieDeon en Rothea Niebuhr"
05 Apr 2007
By james, South Africa
"Fantastic!!!Clean and plenty space."