|Situated in Montagu, the heart of Route 62, and just two hours from Cape Town, Mimosa Lodge is the perfect stop on the scenic route between Cape Town, Oudtshoorn and the Garden Route.|
The Lodge is a delightful retreat with an enviable reputation for personal attention, hospitality and care. Relax from your day’s activities in the oasis-like Garden; enjoying a refreshing swim or a game of croquet; or relax in one of the stylish Art Deco lounges.
Mimosa is renowned for its superb cuisine, run by owner-chef Bernhard Hess, the emphasis is on local, fresh seasonal produce. Most vegetables and herbs are grown in our own extensive garden. Mimosa Lodge recently received the American Express Platinum Fine Dining Award as well as their Blazon from the Chaine Des Rotisseurs. .
The 11 bedrooms and 12 suites are each quaint, different and tastefully decorated. The main building dates back to 1859 and has been carefully renovated to combine old world charm with today’s modern luxuries. All rooms are en-suite.
All Suites are situated in the garden with spectacular mountain views. Each has their own patio or balcony and Hi-Fi in the room.
„ Here, Guests arrive to be greeted and cared for by their hosts as if they are indeed guests and not simply renting rooms and patronizing the restaurant”
German & Swiss German Spoken.
Attractions / Things to do
With 48 wineries offering FREE wine tasting, you’re bound to discover many new favourites! Tear-off maps are available from all our wineries and tourism associations and contain useful information, such as who’s making what type of wines, trading hours etc. If you are new at tasting wine, don’t be shy - the friendly staff are there to help and guide you. Some wineries offer informative cellar tours (by appointment), and a number of wineries have additional activities, such as boat cruises, tractor trips etc. Contact the Robertson Wine Valley office for more information.
OLIVE TOURS AND TASTING
4 X 4 ROUTES
RIVER CRUISES & RAFTING
HAVE A PICNIC
ARTS & CRAFTS
VISIT OUR MARKETS
MAZE / CACTUS GARDENS
HISTORIC TOURS & MUSEUMS
|Services / Facilities|
|Mimosa Lodge has an Award Winning Restaurant that offers a 4 Course Gourmet Meal which changes on a daily basis depending on what fresh ingredients are available at the time. |
We also have an extensive garden in which to relax and or to freshen up in our heated swimming pool. Get a cold drinkg from our Pool Bar/ TV Room.
|Rates from R300.00 pp up to R875.00 pp. All rates includes Breakfast |
|A. From CAPE TOWN Via PAARL Along the N1:|
This is the fastest route from Cape Town if coming from the City, Northern Suburbs and follows via Paarl, Du Toitskloof Pass, either by Toll Tunnel (fastest) or by scenic drive over the pass, onto Worcester.
On approaching Worcester, take the 2nd turn-off to the right into Worcester, marked direction Robertson, as one avoids all the traffic lights in the Main Road. Follow road over train bridge, and turn left into High Street at the 2nd Traffic light. Bearing right as the next traffic light it’s the turn-off Robertson/Ashton/Montagu and follow the road through these towns to Montagu. Once in Montagu take the 3rd turn-off to the left which is Church Street and we are to the top of the road.
B. Route to MONTAGU from PORT ELIZABETH & GARDEN ROUTE:
This route takes you from Port Elizabeth through Jeffrey’s Bay, Plettenberg Bay via the Toll Road (fastest) or Nature’s Valley (scenic) to Knysna, Wilderness and George.
We recommend the use of the N12 via the Outeniqua Pass to Oudtshoorn and the scenic Route 62 from there through Calitzdorp, Ladismith, Barrydale to Montagu.
Once in Montagu, take the 5th road, Church Street, to your right and you will see the big white Church at the top of the road and Mimosa Lodge towards the top of the road on the left hand side.
For more alternative routes please do not hesitate to contact us. We know the area and the best routes leading to Montagu.