Carters Rest is a private business with the aim to be the businessman, family and traveller’s home away from home. We have a Superior rating by the AA.

Well known for their hospitality, the owners Gerhard and Heléne Davel ensure that guests will soon feel at home and at ease during their stay in Kimberley.

Arrival times are from 14h00 and departure is before 10h00.

** Smoking is prohibited in all units

Rates (VAT INCL.)

Single Booking: R 780
Double Booking: R 990
Children 0-5 years: Free / Gratis
Children 13-16 years and older: R200

Payment Options

Debit Cards
Credit Cards
Note that we are also registered for VAT.

Please contact us with any further enquiries.

Unit 1

This is a double/single room. Queen sized bed with oak furniture. Lounge/dining room with open plan kitchen. Fully equipped bathroom (bath and shower). Private exit onto tennis court.

Unit 2 & 3

Double bed with table, mirror, chair and an en-suite bathroom with shower.

Unit 4

Double/Single room. Equipped with 2 single beds, table, chair and mirror. Fully equipped bathroom (bath and shower).

Unit 5

Adjacent to main house. Equipped with double bed and beautiful antique oak furniture. Private exit to garden. En-suite bathroom with shower.

Unit 6 - 15

These lovely rooms can be used as family rooms and adjacent rooms can be linked.


Breakfast will not be served formally, but each unit is stocked with a variety of foods.

In the fridge you will find a selection of the following: Yogurt, fruit juice, milk, butter, cheese, jam.

You will also find 2 slices of bread or bread rolls, coffee/tea/sugar, rusks, muffins/scones, fresh fruit in season and cereal.

Each room has access to braai equipment and wood.
Side dishes may be arranged beforehand at a minimal additional fee.

Cartersrest Guesthouse is going green

We at Cartersrest Guesthouse follow a number of initiatives to ensure that we have a minimal impact on the environment.
We use:

  • Solar energy for electricity
  • Solar heating for water
  • Recycled water for the garden
  • 20 000ℓ back-up water system
  • Gas geysers
  • Energy saving LED globes
  • Organic material to make compost for our garden
Our garden is bird friendly and is home to a variety of bird species
We also motivate our guests to switch off lights and appliances not in use

What to Expect:

  • Own entrance
  • Air-conditioning
  • DSTV (Satellite TV)
  • Towels
  • Linen
  • Hairdryer
  • Microwave oven
  • Toaster
  • Fridge
  • Safe in each room
  • Kettle
  • Dressing table
  • Cupboard
  • Nook with chairs
  • Cutlery and crockery
  • Braai Facilities
  • Mosquito machines
  • Shared swimming pool
  • Complementary Wi-Fi
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