Reconnect with nature. Escape to the natural beauty of the Overberg.
Nestled at the foothills of the Langeberg Mountains, Gaikou Lodge is surrounded by spectacular mountainscapes, a river and forest. A peaceful sanctuary situated just minutes off the N2, within walking distance to Swellendam and just a 2-hour drive from Cape Town.
Gaikou Lodge offers bed & breakfast accommodation, event and conference facilities on a 16 ha privately owned property. Situated within the Marloth Nature Reserve our grounds are the perfect playground for young and old.
Whether you are an adventure enthusiast or just in need of a relaxing break, guests at Gaikou Lodge are spoilt for choice. Discover scenic mountain trails, enjoy Swellendam’s rich cultural heritage and vibrant restaurants or simply relax and unwind as you watch nature paint landscapes across the mountains.
The indoor-outdoor layout of our luxuriously appointed suites seamlessly integrates indoor and outdoor spaces. Large picture frame windows and French doors leading onto covered verandas spoil guests to picturesque mountain views, the harmonious sounds of a nearby river stream and an abundance of bird-life.