Self-catering camping is still available at the Show Grounds which can be booked on arrival on race weekend. The Showground management do not take bookings prior to the event and they have never turned a camper away as there is plenty of space. The Camping at show grounds is R50 per tent + R50 pp.


Pre-up tent suitable for one rider - with one mattress
ALL the bookings will be done over the phone from 08:00 to 15:00 daily.

There is also an option for mattresses in the school classrooms – enquiries at the same address.

Belvidere Manor

Belvidere Manor, overlooking Knysna’s famous lagoon, is the perfect R&R hotel after your long ride!

Knysna Pocket Breaks


Affordable Modern, Central and Safe Accommodation in Knysna, 200m from the finish line.

Luxury Tented Accommodation

Available on the beautiful Louvain Farm
55km from Uniondale
Between George and Uniondale on the N 9 aka route 62

Uniondale Hostel Accommodation

Rochelle Janse van Rensburg
Telephone bookings only

Stables at Uniondale Showgrounds

Jompie and Liezl Jonker

Guest Houses Uniondale

Uniondale Tourism Information

Shanzeley Guest House

60km’s from Uniondale. Self catering accommodation available.

Jolette Sinfield

De Vlugt

Naomi Vennemann

Knysna Accommodation

Knysna Tourism


Hostel Accommodation Available in Willowmore @ R160 Per Person. 40 minute drive from Uniondale.

Jane Zaayman

Ilita Lodge

Great Brak

Ilita Lodge: 20% off rates if you are riding The Lions Karoo to Coast. 1.5 hours drive from Uniondale.

Below are towns in the vicinity of Uniondale. For alternative accommodation in these towns, see info below

De Rust Tourism

Willowmore Tourism

George Tourism

Accommodation in Private Homes in Willowmore

Cyclists can contact the Baviaans Tourism Office on