35 Water Street • Calvinia • 8190
Email: herman@nartjie.co.za
Tel: +27 27 3411 263

Designed & Hosted by Karooweb


To get more information on our rooms, rates & extra’s offered, please read further....

Room Information


History & Information

The 30 seater fully licensed restaurant is situated on the premises, was established in 1998 and is housed in an old synagogue...

Calvinia is a town with a rich history, lying in the middle of the Succulent Karoo Biome.....

Be Impressed, be very Impressed!

We have an AA recommendation

We are a highly recommended establishment, given to us by the AA with regard to hospitality, facilities offered & quality of the rooms.

Client Testimonials

We offer the following

Air conditioning and satellite television, together with safe & shaded parking enable us to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

We also have a pool area where you can cool off during the warm summers, and the restaurant is fitted with a fireplace to counteract the icy cold winters of the Karoo.

“Fantastic little gem. Felt like coming home.”

Sybil Doms & Cornel Dunn

Rooi Rose Magazine

“We will come back for a third time.”

Isabella & Dean Carpentier

Toulouse, France

Accommodation Restaurant Information



Welcome to Die Blou Nartjie Guesthouse & Restaurant, situated in the picturesque and historical town of Calvinia in the Hantam Karoo region. We come highly recommended by the AA as a B&B in the guest house industry and offer first class guesthouse accommodation with a fully licensed restaurant on the premises.

We have 8 luxurious and spacious double rooms available, each with their own en-suite bathrooms and safe parking. Satellite TV and air conditioning ensure that you have a comfortable & enjoyable stay.

There is a swimming pool situated in a big garden, which is perfect for the notorious Karoo summers and children & pets are most welcome.


Web: www.nartjie.co.za





What can you expect?

While in true big sky country, a relaxed, farm-like atmosphere can be enjoyed and avid bird watchers can enjoy the garden in peace to see a variety of birds endemic to our region. Bookworms can find a quiet spot and experience the silence & quiet space the Karoo has to offer the wary soul.

Contact Info

Tel: +27(27) 3411 263

Current Cellars

Contact Us & Maps


Email:  herman@nartjie.co.za

“Advisable charme du Karoo.”

F. & S. Le Resche


“Very nice people, good food. Lovely. We will come back.”

Frank & Diane Thys-Bronts

President: Cacti & Vetplante Toersel, Belgium