Nuwerus is a small settlement 16 km south-east of Bitterfontein and 70 km north-west of Vanrhynsdorp. The name is Afrikaans and means ‘new rest’.
Nuwerus is located in the middle of the Namaqua flower and succulent region. It is an ideal base to use not only during the flower season but throughout the year to explore the wonders of this region. Come and see flowers, succulents, waterfalls and colourful rock formations.
Nuwerus is also an ideal stopover to and from Namibia to Cape Town.
Day trips and activity’s in the area include 4X4 trails, mountain biking, wine tasting, and crayfish diving. Info is available at Hardeveld Country Lodge.