2 River Guest House is situated between the confluence of the Kouga and the Groot River, about 5km away from the Kouga Dam and about 2km away from the Baviaanskloof entrance gate.

We are a very convenient for stopping over when travelling to or from the famous Baviaanskloof Wilderness area.

This former farm building, with its wooden floors, ceilings and beams, has been tastefully modernised into a comfortable self-catering guest house without losing any of its character.

The working farm produces citrus and vegetable products. From September to November is blue berry season on the farm! If you feel like a stroll along the river or even fishing there is a foot path that you can take from the guest house to a river, it is approx. a 300m walk.

We are in close proximity to the following restaurants and destinations:

  • Padlangs food stall: approx. 20 km's away
  • Tolbos food stall: approx. 25 km's away
  • Jeffrey's Bay: approx. 70 km's away
  • Port Elizabeth: approx. 120km's away

Padlangs and Tolbos are local restaurants where you can also order take aways from, other restaurants and shopping destinations can be found at Jeffrey's Bay and Port Elizabeth.

The natural surrounds attract all kinds of birds which makes this an ideal place for bird watchers to relax and enjoy the area.

There is a beautiful tree in front of the house that provides some shade in the hot summer days and creates a wind break in the cold days and enjoys an uninterrupted view over a large grassy area to a ridge in the hills.

The accommodation comprises a sitting room with TV, 3 bedrooms, built in braai on the stoep, fully equipped kitchen.

The main room has a double bed with en-suite bathroom with a shower, the second bedroom has a bunk bed set up that is ideal for children. The third room has a double bed and en-suite bathroom.

A large kitchen / dining room equipped with a stove, microwave and all the other necessities for self catering.

Please be sure to bring your own firewood for a braai. Alternatively firewood can be bought from our local shops.

Please take note: We get MTN signal for voice, sms and whatsapp. Vodacom, unfortunately just whatsapp.


  • children:
    • 0 - 3 years R 100
    • 4 - 12 years R 300
  • R 400 per person sharing
  • R 550 per person single
  • For the whole house
    • R 1600 4 persons
    • R 2000 5 persons
    • R 2200 6 persons

Contact Details

hosts: Edward & Amelia Colling
email: 2riverguesthouse@gmail.com
tel: 087 350 0219
cell: 082 387 5447
cell: 082 387 5448


Our GPS co-ordinates:
33o 44' 52.92" S
24o 37' 5.04" E