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Canon Roadhouse - General

The unique Canyon Roadhouse is a delightful place to stay if you want to visit the Fish River Canyon as this spectacular canyon it is a mere 26km away to the southwest. Resembling a roadhouse of old with a long red roof, the lodge is a veritable treasure-house for those after something a little different. The outside area hints of the interior with rusty old Chevys and Fords from a bygone era that greet you as you approach.

Park your vehicle and step inside.

The theme of old-world charm of vehicles from yesteryear is carried throughout the interior and the décor is fun and quirky. An old International truck serves as the reception desk and restaurant tables are placed in-between several cars serving as fireplaces in the chilly winter months. Despite the unusal décor, the Canyon Roadhouse boasts with modern facilities such as a pool, bar, restaurant and ample secured parking. Other features are Wi-Fi and mobile connectivity as well as 24-hour Security and a fuel station. The rooms are large, comfortable and placed around a courtyard. Truly a lovely stopover that will provide you with happy memories.

The Location

The GPS is S 27˚ 31.439’ E 17˚ 48.680’.

Canyon Roadhouse is 26km east of the Fish River Canyon on the C37 road.



The Canyon Roadhouse offers you a choice of 22 Rooms of which 19 are twin rooms, 1 x triple room and 2 x family room. Each room is fitted with an aircon, a safe, veranda, tea/coffee facility and an en-suite bathroom with shower.




• The morning guided hike is a 6km walk.
• The sunrise guided walk will take about 1 hour.
• A 3-hour guided sundowner drive through the Gondwana National Park will keep you busy for at least 3 hours.
• Or you can just stroll up the hill above the lodge and enjoy the sunset.