We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
25/12/2017 26/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Darling Lodge Guest House

    22 Pastorie Street, Darling 7345, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    25/12/2017 26/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$70
    View Deal
    Traveller (48)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good12%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “guest house” (13 reviews)
    “honesty bar” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Meeting Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    25 Dec26 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from US$70.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Darling hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c8ee0820876c4a73b48e733c9c7898d7", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1823804,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":26,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"c8ee0820876c4a73b48e733c9c7898d7","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":70,"lowestMetaPrice":70,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":70,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":70,"lowestMetaPrice":70,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":70,"hotelName":"Darling Lodge Guest House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM4ZWUwODIwODc2YzRhNzNiNDhlNzMzYzljNzg5OGQ3IiwiQUlLIjoiZTg4NGQ0NjNhZGIyNDExN2FhOWEwZDNhOTVkMzg4Y2QifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "25/12/2017", "checkOut": "26/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$70", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"80037372":"AgodaIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (114)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 80 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This very nice lodge is an oase and still near Cape Town. Very nice rooms with pitoresque details, excellent and very friendly Service and we got good tips for the area around and Cape Town. We will come again! :-)More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Biberli
    Response from Stephan_and_Team, Owner at Darling Lodge Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Biberli Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us in Darling and your adventurous days on the West Coast. Best wishes for a wonderful festive season and a super happy and successful new year 2018!...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    My real goal was to attend a show at Evita se Perron, so wasn't really bothered about where I would spend the night when I booked. Got this recommendation from Tripadvisor and did the booking with Booking.com! What a win! Loved, loved, loved the Guest...More

    1  Thank rosaliem529
    Response from Stephan_and_Team, Owner at Darling Lodge Guest HouseResponded 26 July 2017

    Dear Rosalie M Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am so glad you loved it and I will tell Renate about your feedback. We are looking forward to welcoming again on the weekend of the 100th Darling Flower Show and wish you...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    We loved Darling Lodge Guest House from the start. Stephan is the perfect, charming host who personally welcomed us on arrival at his lodge. We enjoyed a spacious garden room on a wet winter evening. Stephan made sure that we felt right at home. Beautiful...More

    1  Thank pkresort
    Response from Stephan_and_Team, Owner at Darling Lodge Guest HouseResponded 21 July 2017

    Dear J & E Horn Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was just a pleasure to be your host. Enjoy the refreshing winter time! All the best, Stephan

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    Stephan is such a fantastic host. We loved every minute of our stay. Nothing is too much effort for him. Rooms are very nicely decorated. Loved being there. Breakfast was excellent, everything very clean. We will definitely be back!!!

    Thank Natalie S
    Response from Stephan_and_Team, Owner at Darling Lodge Guest HouseResponded 22 April 2017

    Dear Natalie S Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was my pleasure to be your hosts. All the best for you! Stephan & Team

    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    We had a lovely stay at Darling Lodge Guest house and only wished it could have been longer than one night! The guesthouse is comfortable, spotlessly clean and has the most relaxed atmosphere. We were warmly greeted by Stephan on arrival and he gave us...More

    Thank Seaborne11
    Response from Stephan_and_Team, Owner at Darling Lodge Guest HouseResponded 22 April 2017

    Dear Seaborne11 Thank you so much for your motivating review. I am glad you enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and the garden. Was my pleasure to be your host;-) All the best for you! Stephan & Team

    Cape Grace
    2,104 reviews
    #7 of 110 hotels in Cape Town Central
    59.1 km
     
    The Table Bay Hotel
    2,348 reviews
    #17 of 110 hotels in Cape Town Central
    58.5 km
     
    Atlantic Beach Hotel
    59 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Melkbosstrand
    39.2 km
     
    Riebeek Valley Hotel
    357 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Riebeek-West
    45.3 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$62 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Darling Lodge Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Darling
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (48)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (41)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Marmalade Cat
    157 reviews
    .40 km away
    Darling Brew Tasteroom
    132 reviews
    1.33 km away
    Chicory Cheese Cafe
    73 reviews
    .35 km away
    Evita se Perron
    66 reviews
    .62 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Evita se Perron
    108 reviews
    .59 km away
    Darling Sweet
    41 reviews
    .30 km away
    Darling Museum
    43 reviews
    .07 km away
    The Darling Wine Shop
    24 reviews
    .48 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Darling Lodge Guest House staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Nicolaas Maritz - unless I've already booked it!!"
    Read review
    "Loved the rooms overlooking the pool. Very nice and quiet."
    Read review
    "All rooms are lovely, but remember to state if you'd like shower or bath"
    Read review
    "By the pool"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing