• The Karoo Art Hotel Barrydale
  • The Bioscope in the beams above the ballroom

All The Arts Of The Karoo Art Hotel

There’s the ‘conventional’ art of a hotel that’s a rolling exhibition space for exciting local and regional artists. Then there are all the other arts of a creatively driven Karoo country hotel.

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Analogue Photography in the spotlight

The natural beauty of Barrydale creates the perfect setting for photography enthusiasts to explore new possibilities and we are again anticipating that some of the country's best lensmen to showcase their work over the next few weeks when the Barrydale Analog Photo Festival gets underway on 8 December.

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Conductors of the Karoo Art Hotel 2024

Here's the overview of our exciting 'PACT' (Philosophers, Artists, Creatives, Teachers in residence) program for 2024 henceforth known as the Conductors of the Karoo Art. STAND BY, IT'S A GROWING LIST

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Presenting the Karoo cookbook kitchen concept

If the idea is to celebrate the art of Karoo cooking what better way to anchor it than with the cookbooks of iconic Karoo farming families ?

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The Barrydale Cycle Loop

A chilled ride through 6 glorious farms with many an out

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Midweek offer not to be missed

Every single guest that visits Barrydale always wishes they had more time to explore our beautiful surrounds, so with this in mind we have a solution.

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Karoo Art Hotel Cars
The Art of the Passes and the tie that binds

Since the restoration and reopening of the Karoo Art Hotel, Barrydale, in March 2020 we’ve been blessed with a magnificent procession of car and bike club visits.

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Dit kook in Barrydale

Die skrywer Maryke Roberts het onlangs in Barrydale besoek afgelê en sy meen dat diè dorp en sy mense altyd vir 'n onvergeetlike wegbreek uit die groot stad sal sorg

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Karoo Art Hotel Recognised as Tripadvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award Winner

It is our pleasure to announce that we have been recognised by Tripadvisor as a 2023 Travelers’ Choice award winner.

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Reflecting on Harleydale

Amazing things happen when kindness is mixed with Jack Daniel's and Coke and the first ride out to Barrydale was no exception.

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