Prince Albert

Olive Grove Cottage
89 Church Street
6930 Prince Albert

Swartberg Pass

Self-catering cottage
In the Eastern corner of the Great Karoo lies the oasis town of Prince Albert, an ideal stopover from JHB/CT/Garden Route. Situated against the backdrop of the mighty Swartberg Mountain Range, the town has become extremely popular for mountain biking, off-road motorcycling, the historic Swartberg Pass, Die Hell, Olive Festival, Literary Festival, Indi Karoo Film Festival and for its impressive architecture and restaurants.

Olive Grove Cottage is on the grounds of Olive Grove House and is a spacious 2 bedroomed, 2 bathroomed self-contained cottage with its own barbecue boma and outside sitting and dining areas. The cottage is centrally located and within easy walking distance of local eateries, galleries and shops.


  • Living room: sofa, TV and seating for 4+ guests
  • Bedroom 1: King bed, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, air conditioning, heating and ceiling fan
  • Bedroom 2: twin single beds, en-suite bathroom with shower, and ceiling fan
  • Kitchen: fully equipped with wood-burning heating stove, electric hob/oven, microwave oven for al fresco dining and comfort.

Guest Access
The cottage has its own barbeque, boma and outside sitting and dining area. Guests have access to the pool area.

Extra Services and Security
Secure off street parking is provided.

Other things to note
Please note that the pool is not fenced in so children that cannot swim must be supervised at all times.

Getting around
Olive Grove Cottage is within easy walking distance of most restaurants, galleries and markets in the town. Secure, private parking is available for guests.


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Little ‘Pip’

Little ‘Pip’ is situated in the grounds of Olive Grove house and Olive Grove Cottage. Best described as studio accommodation, it sleeps up to 2 guests.

Pip has a king size bed with shower en suite, and a little anti-room with fridge and tea and coffee making facilities.

Also included…

  • stoep
  • microwave
  • wifi
  • air-conditioning
  • access to swimming pool
  • off street parking.