Calvinia lies at the foot of the Hantam Mountains, located in the Northern Cape about halfway between Cape Town and Upington in the Karoo. A true gem, a home away from home. In this haven you can relax to your heart's content because the atmosphere is so conducive to it.
Calvinia is a town where people are still real, where you can stop a stranger to ask directions, or sometimes just to chat. Here you can allow yourself to be "transported" to the past while still having the best of modern society at your fingertips.
In Calvinia you can relax and recharge the batteries without the bustle of over-populated holiday resorts. Calvinia is a town in a time warp, where the past and present are intertwined. Life in this picturesque town seems to be going slower than elsewhere, giving you time for the more worthwhile things in life.
Calvinia is one of the largest South African producers of wool; commercial sheep farming is an active economic sector in the Hantam region. The well-known brand of Karoo Lamb is one of the Hantam's export products. Calvinia offers all the necessities for comfortable living!
Calvinia is also a tourist hub during the flower season. Akkerdam Nature Reserve shows of the best flowers and is worth a visit. This reserve also offers beautiful trails for the hiking enthusiast.
Seeff Calvinia offers unique local area insight and our team of real estate agents can assist with all your property needs, from residential to agricultural and commercial sales, rentals and investments.