About Us

Art Guest Accommodation (083 684 9119 / 027-217 2470) is a Self-Catering accommodation establishment situated in Lutzville, in the Western Cape Province, South Africa.

The main benefit of choosing Art Guest House as your preferred host is that you will be situated perfectly in the middle of all known amenities and attractions the area has to offer ,all within a radius of 150 kms.

Lutzville is a picturesque little town in the Olifants River valley,  centrally situated in the world famous Namaqualand flowering area  halfway between Cape Town and the Namibia border from both the N7 Highway and the famous R27 : R362 West Coast road travelling north..

There’s much to do: take a wine cruise to nearby Cape Rock Wines, Lutzville Vineyards or Seal Breeze Winery; spend a beach day at Strandfontein, shop for hand-embroidered linen in Papendorp, and for beer lovers the Maskam Beer Brewing company for the ultimate beer tasting experience.

For the energetic there is canoeing , cycling and a walking trail in the Olifants River estuary or for more serious walkers the Tobie Swart trail from Koekenaap. Or relax with a round of golf on our  golf course where Art Guest House guests have the benefit of playing at club rates !!

For the more settled person there is bird watching and an abundance of sites catering for the broad spectrum of serious photographers. Check out our amenities page for some pictures taken ourselves

Art Guest Accommodation comprises of 7 fully serviced double and single rooms, all of which is equipped to be used as Self-Catering units if preferred.  All the rooms have private entrances, private bathrooms ,secure parking . Guests are not restricted to their rooms but have access to all lounge areas in the guesthouse as well as the renowned lapa.  Children are welcome too.

Main Entrance

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Art Guest Accommodation  is owner-managed by artist Hilda Vermeulen.  Her guesthouse displays her love for the arts and by choosing this bed and breakfast and self-catering establishment you will surely experience hospitality at its best.

True Hilda hospitality with her artistic flair.

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Under the Lapa is where so many memories are made and friendships grow.

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The proof is in the pudding!

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Breakfast will be served in a moment!

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The kettle is boiling, so don’t go away.

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Waiting … but not for too long!

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Ahhh …

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You are welcome to stroll through the grounds.

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And you will find so many beautiful corners and little details.

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A birds eye view.

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And when it is time to go home be sure that your stay were appreciated very much.

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Lutzville is a popular destination during the flower season of Namaqualand and on the photo below is a beautiful moment captured.

Image by Frames-of-Mindb

At nearby Papendorp in season you will see Flamingo’s in abundance.


The harbour in Doringbaai, a mere 38km drive.

Foto by Ivan Marais

For more information about Art Guest Accommodation, the prime bed and breakfast and self-catering accommodation establishment in Lutzville, South Africa, as well as photos of the rooms Alista, Skarrelkind, Vygiebos, Eendag, Eden, Skemerlig and Latoes please click on Rooms and Rates.

To make a reservation please contact Hilda Vermeulen on

  • Cell phone:  083 684 9119
  • Telephone:   027 217 2470
  • Email:

or visit us at 22 Kristal Close, Lutzville

Your host
Hilda Vermeulen