Our charming 100+ years old leisure and function hotel is just 2 1/2 hours drive north of Cape Town and 5 minutes from Clanwilliam Dam.  This majestic structure boasts cathedral ceilings, thick walls,  columns and arches, with a rustic Moroccan theme throughout.   A warm welcome awaits you from our very friendly and helpful staff.  Our tranquil, serene and relaxing environment, complete with a therapeutic massage SPA, Conference facilities, full service restaurant and bar and our excellent service, aims to both make your stay memorable and to exceed your expectations!      

If you are struggling to find affordable party or wedding venues in Clanwilliam and surrounds, Clanwilliam Lodge might be it! Our venue comfortably accommodates up to 120 guests and this still leaves sufficient space for dancing. 

During any function or party, there is a cash bar, where two friendly and helpful barmen serve guests. If guests want to run a tab for the duration of the event, a cash deposit is required beforehand to cover the cost of drinks throughout the party or, alternatively, payment can be made using a credit or debit card.

Clanwilliam Lodge Conference facilities;

Discuss the needs for your corporate event and we will create a tailor made package to suit you and your conference attendees.

The standard conference package includes;

  • Arrival tea, coffee, fresh juice and pastries

  • Mid-morning tea, coffee, juice, pastries and fruit platter

  • Lunch and mineral water

  • Afternoon tea, coffee, juice, energy drink, pastries, fruit platter & Lunch Bar

  • Stationery

  • Mints, cordials & mineral water

  • Standard equipment

  • Over-head Projector

  • Screen* and/or Flipchart

  • On-site parking

  • Air-conditioning

  • Business centre



Our SIGNATURE SPA TREATMENT is a head to toe  treatment that uses African aromatic oils to relax the body and mind, and to promote a feeling of total well being, uniquely designed specifically for you.  The treatment include scalp massage, hot stone massage using techniques that work with acupressure points and meridian line balancing, and reflexology.  Inhaling the aroma of the essential oils throughout the massage will awaken the   senses and balance the energy levels, leaving you feeling relaxed and revitalized.

The Best Kept Secret on the West Coast

The Palms is a full service restaurant and our bar serves the best cocktails - the best kept secret on the West Coast!   Our excellent service, aims not only to make your dining experience most memorable but also to  exceed your greatest expectations.   A warm welcome awaits you from our very friendly and helpful staff at the Palms Restaurant.