NEW - Proud Partner of Cape Country Routes!

Cape Country Routes (CCR) is a network of over 30 carefully selected accommodation and activities in South Africa's Western and Eastern Cape.

We from Darling Lodge Guest House were approached in early 2022 by CCR and invited to join this group of private owned and managed tourism businesses.

CCR was started in 1997 by a group of enterprising independent hotels and country inns, to encourage visitors to explore the scenic, romantic and historic routes between the two harbour cities – Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.

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Darling Wine Route

Friends where on a road trip driving the West Coast Road R27.

They spontaneously decided to stay with us, set the indicator, turned off at the Yzerfontein crossroad and cruised the Darling hills on the R315. After check-in at the new Pool Suite we all enjoyed an aperitivo al fresco.

After catching up and chatting about Darling beers and wines they decided to drive the www.darlingwineroute.co.za and discover the unknown wine gems.

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The new Garden Suites at Darling Lodge - Your home away from home!

What a start into the roaring 20’s of the 21st century. After many interesting talks with friends and guests we are ready to face the next big step in the history of Darling Lodge Guest House. Right in time for this year’s wildflower season in September and the next winter on the northern hemisphere the new Garden Suites will be ready for long stay guests. Finally you got a home away from home in Darling!

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