Akanan Guest House
Arrive as a guest, leave as family

Our Story

We are an owner's manage establishment.  Douw spend most of his time in the South African Special Forces at 4 Recce in Langebaan while Annemarie was a Signaller which spend her time in Heidelberg at the Army Gymnasium and Pretoria.  Douw left the Defense Force after 24 years to work at COIN Security which is now known as Bidvest Protea Coin.  Annemarie left after 20 years in service and started the guest house which is now running for 23 years.

Our establishment is a sign of dreams that can come true.  Our family is passionate people, with a warm, inclusive ethos that embraces every aspect of our guests’ experiences. We are proud to be a family-owned business, we celebrated our heritage, and we are committed to give the very best in all we do.

With South Africa’s Covid-19 recovery underway, we are delighted to say that we’ve made it through this tough times and we thank all our guests for coming back to enjoy our lovely guest house.

We at Akanan are committed to follow all Covid-19 protocols and proud our self's in keeping our guests safe.

Regarding the POPI Act, we want to ensure our guests that all confidential information is kept safe and will not be communicated to a third party without your consent.