Oudtshoorn Accommodation

Adley House

I would like to introduce Adley House by highlighting the following: Safe parking on the property. Victorian style - very beautifully furnished with antiques etc. Large, well kept garden & two swimming pools. Fourteen en-suite, well equipped rooms, M-net TV, stocked bar fridge's, hairdryers, tea & coffee facilities, overhead fans, electric blankets and heaters in winter. All rooms fully air-conditioned, with most modern, silent, individually operated, remote controlled units. Personally managed by true South Africans, Pieter & Hilda Retief. Fabulous dinners and braais on request, always including ostrich steaks. Real South African breakfast with homemade bread or vetkoek every morning. Telephone, fax & e-mail facilities available to our guests. History: Built in 1905 by Sidney Herbert Adley during the "Ostrich Feather Boom "this magnificent sandstone Victorian home was bequeathed in 1948 to the orphans of the second world war, Mr/s Mc Morran tended 16 Polish orphans until until they completed high school in the early sixties. It was then sold we bought Adley House in 1989 and undertook the arduous task of restoration .Hilda started a bed & breakfast in 1994, which is now a true guest house a retreat for you to enjoy. Your Hosts: Pieter and Hilda Retief manage Adley House personally .As true South Africans and residents of Oudsthoorn for over 38 years, they are able to, not only give you a warm welcome and real S.A. hospitality, but also answer all the questions you may have. Nearby Amenities: Swartberg Pass is also not to be missed when visiting Oudtshoorn, the "Mecca" of the ostrich industry. Old World Charm: With modern amenities, relax in our well kept gardens and pools, park in safety ,in house on our large property. 14 large en-suite individually decorated rooms, all with TV stocked bar fridges, tea and coffee trays, individual modern remote controlled air conditioning overhead fans, telephones in all our rooms, fax and e mail facilities available to make your stay a pleasant one. Hilda bakes fresh bread rolls or vetkoek every morning and our visitors book has comments like the best breakfast in S.A.

Best Little Guest House

Best Little Guest House is a unique Bed and Breakfast situated in South Africa's picturesque and historic town of Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo. It has been especially designed to cater for the needs of travelers who can relax in a quiet, friendly and secure environment. Your hosts, Edy or Rina, offer warm hospitality in an informal and comfortable atmosphere, dedicating their time to assist travelers make their Oudtshoorn experience memorable. We have eight individually styled en-suite bedrooms which includes DSTV; Free WiFi, Air Conditioning or Heating, Tea and Coffee. In the spacious dining room there is a large Refrigerator, Freezer and Microwave for our guest use. There is ample off street secure parking, outdoor living areas, braai / barbeque facilities and a picturesque mountain rock swimming pool. Breakfast is Optional or you can visit the Smits Winkle Country Kitchen across the road from us! Facilities Secure off-street undercover parking Spacious dining room with Large Refrigerator, Freezer and Microwave for guest use DSTV in all the rooms Air Conditioning or Heating, Ceiling fans in all the rooms WIFI Hot Spot in all the rooms Outdoor living areas with braai / barbeque facilities Mountain rock swimming pool (essential on an Oudtshoorn summer's day!) Great venue for small functions, weddings and meetings

Die Fonteine Guest House

Die Fonteine is a luxury guest house, situated in the heart of the Cango Valley near Oudtshoorn. The guest house offers stylishly decorated en-suite rooms with beautiful views of the Schoemanshoek Valley and the spectacular Swartberg Mountain Range. All non-smoking rooms are provided with finest linen, basic toiletries, tea and coffee facilities, homemade rusks and sherry. Each room has its own private entrance, ensuring the privacy you deserve. Working farms around Die Fonteine with lots of animals. Safe for walking, hiking, in the country side. Die Fonteine is ideally located for travellers exploring the Schoemanshoek Valley, Oudtshoorn and the surrounding area. Don't miss to drive through the Swartberg mountain range. There are several passes through the Swartberg Range, the most famous of which is possibly the  Swartberg Pass that runs between Oudtshoorn in the south and Prince Albert in the north. The pass is not tarred and can be a little treacherous after rain, but offers spectacular views over the Little Karoo and the Great Karoo to the north. Start at Die Fonteine go over the Swartberg pass to Prince Albert through Meiringspoort to De Rust and back to Oudtshoorn. Other famous activities in the Oudtshoorn area are The Cango Caves, Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Cango Wildlife Ranch and Rus & Vrede Waterfall(order a picnic basket at Die Fonteine for the waterfall) , which all are within a radius of 15 km from Die Fonteine. Within walking distance from the guest house you reach the Cango Ostrich Farm and Karusa Winery (for a cheeseplatter and wine tasting). After a very hot summer day you can relax in a old farmdam which is use as a swimmingpool. Die Fonteine is only a stone throw away from: Cango Wildlife Ranch 12km Buffelsdrift Game Reserve 5km Cango Ostrich Farm 0.4m Karusa Premium Wines 0.6m The Swartberg pass 15km Cango Caves 15km Wilgewandel Holiday Farm 13km TBI-Adventures 15km Please Note: We do not take children under the age of 12 years.

Old Mill Lodge & A la carte Restaurant

Welcome to Old Mill Country Lodge and Restaurant, Oudtshoorn, Schoemanshoek. Luxury riverfront tent & luxury waterfront cabin accommodation as well as comfortable and affordable bed and breakfast 4 star accommodation, Oudtshoorn. Accommodation near the Cango Caves, Schoemanshoek, only 12 km from us. We offer Family, normal and self cater accommodation near Oudtshoorn. We are a working ostrich farm situated at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains in Schoemanshoek, just 14 km on your way from Oudtshoorn to the World Famous Cango Caves. Watch as we farm with ostrich chicks and fully grown ostriches in season. Enjoy lunch and dinner in our a la carte Restaurant with a spectacular view of mountains, gardens and the Grobelaarsriver that crosses our farm. It is a historic building with the Old Mill still inside the Restaurant. Approx. 150 years old. The farm obtained its name from the old mill. All the wheat from the valley was milled on the farm. At that stage there were hundreds of mills all over the country. In Oct. 2003 Christo & Doret Spies changed the old building into an a la carte Restaurant. The Restaurant is open daily. We also offer the facilities for conferences and wedding functions. It is a peaceful farm atmosphere and you will experience an unforgettable stay. ACCOMMODATION 4 Star Double Rooms The normal 4-star rooms for two has a veranda with a view of our spectacular farm. Room includes bathroom with shower, aircon, coffee & tea facilities and fridge. Large Double Room for two with full bathroom & balcony. 4 Star Family Accommodation Our family 4-star unit has two separate rooms, each with their own en-suite bathroom with shower. Unit includes TV, fan, aircon, coffee and tea facilities and fridge. Only a few metres away from our a la carte Restaurant. Portable braai also available. 4 Star Self Catering Units Self Catering Units for family with 2 separate inter-leading bedrooms each with it's own en-suite bathroom. A lounge area with sleeper couch, television as well as a kitchenette with all necessary self catering equipment. Self Catering Units for Two with 1 room and 1 bathroom. A lounge area with sleeper couch, television as well as a kitchenette with all necessary self catering equipment. 4 Star Waterfront Cabin (Honeymoon Waterfront Cabin) 4-Star Waterfront Cabin with deck and water font view of the dam. Excellent view of mountains and our spectacular farm. Room has bathroom with a bath, aircon, coffee & tea facilities, fridge, digital safe, hairdryer, flat screen TV with dish channel. Riverfront Tents Riverview at your doorstep! For 2 guests, Aircon, Coffee & Tea facilities, fridge, hairdryer, radio/alarm, bathroom with shower and TV. Waterfront Cabins Riverview at your doorstep! For 2 with sleeper couch, one large room, Aircon, Coffee & Tea facilities, fridge, hairdryer, radio/alarm, bathroom with shower and TV. Waterfront family unit Riverview at your doorstep! Large family unit with two rooms, shared bathroom with bath and shower, Kitchen, deck with view, TV in both rooms, Queen bed in main bedroom, 2 singles and sleeper couch in childs bedroom, Aircon, Coffee & Tea facilities, fridge, hairdryer, radio/alarm, bathroom with shower. We are only 3km from Cango Ostrich Farm, 8km from the World Famous Cango Caves, 9km from the Rust and Vrede Waterfall, 18km from the Swartberg Mountains, 100km from Prince Albert, 90km from "The Hell", 15km from Oudtshoorn Museum, 10km from Cango Wildlife Ranch, Horse riding 3km and 350km from Cape Town. RESTAURANT De Oude Meul Restaurant Enjoy lunch and dinner in our a la carte Restaurant. De Oude Meul Restaurant Oudtshoorn is no ordinary Restaurant. It is a historic building with the Old Watermill still inside the Restaurant. Approx. 150 years old. All of our Ostrich and Chicken dishes are Halaal. The Restaurant is known for the wide variety of venison dishes served in the restaurant. People come from wide and far for the experience. We are also known for the wildlife scenery and river in front of the Restaurant that creates a peaceful yet romantic atmosphere! We are situated at the foothills of the Swartberg mountains and are also surrounded by mountains. Truly The little paradise in the Klein Karoo! We are open everyday with SPECIALS! Monday - Saturday: 11:00 - 22:00 Sunday: 18:00 - 22:00 (Open from 11:00 on Sundays on long weekends & holidays) Sunday lunch specials Christmas Day: Open from 6pm (Not open during the day) The restaurant tenders for meals for all guests and tour groups over lunch and dinner. Buffet or a la carte. For these people a farm stop is also a very special experience. NEW Variety of cakes and tarts served daily. We specialize in Venison and Ostrich dishes. We also have lamb, beef and many more dishes to choose from. Please enquire if you would like to view our menu. ACTIVITIES We offer the following activities for children and the whole family: Bass fishing Playpark Hiking trials Watch as we farm with ostrich chicks Historical / educational walk‎ about history of our farm, with map Picnic areas next to river Perfect venue & catering for kids / children parties, Oudtshoorn 4x4 Kubota tours next to river Bunny Park   WEDDINGS Also the perfect location for your wedding, conference or fucntion. Plan your perfect Klein Karoo wedding. Larger Wedding Venue 60 - 300 Guests Hosts up to 300 people with a spacious dance floor, undercover BBQ facilities, swimming pool area & garden gazebo for your perfect ceremony. The venue has a spectacular view of our farm and the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains. Gazebo seats up to 200 people. We supply internet service, screens, telephone & fax service, sound systems, a slide and photocopying service and full secretarial and administrative support for your conference/wedding. We have 40 4-star rooms to accommodate the guests and also an la carte Restaurant or Buffet Restaurant to choose from to have lunch or dinner. Small Wedding Venue Up to 60 guests We Offer: Venue Cutlery Catering Wedding cakes Chairs with white fitted covers All tables Accommodation Chapel in garden Different types of organza table clothes We can arrange florists etc. Bookings essential - please book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Our venue has the most wonderful atmosphere to host your wedding. There is a spacious dance floor. Accommodate up to 60 people. We have all the equipment you need to decorate your venue. The nearby Schoemanshoek church is ideal for the church ceremony. For more information on the church please contact us. CONFERENCE & FUNCTION VENUE Conference Boardroom Conference and Function Venue This venue is perfect for smaller groups. It seats 30 people. The venue has a spectacular view of our farm and the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains, near Oudtshoorn. We supply internet service, screens, telephone & fax service, sound systems, a slide and photocopying service and full secretarial and administrative support for your conference. We have 40 4-star rooms to accommodate the guests and also an A la Carte Restaurant or Buffet Restaurant to choose from to have lunch or dinner. We are only 15 km from Oudtshoorn and 12 km from the Cango Caves.

Olivanti Country Manor

Olivanti Country Manor offers luxury old charm and hospitality, in a safe and relaxing environment situated only 4.5km outside the Ostrich capital of the world, Oudtshoorn (tar road all the way). We invite you to come and experience the peace and serenity of this luxurious Guesthouse with 5 beautiful en-suite bedrooms posed against a backdrop of the majestic Swartberg Mountains in the heart of the Klein Karoo At Olivanti Country Manor you will find the elegance of a newly renovated 1908 Klein Karoo house and experience a refreshing country atmosphere. Relax at the deck of the swimming pool during summer or sip a sherry in front of the fireplace during cold winter days. Overlook the most amazing Swartberg Mountains and the pictorial sun setting in the evenings at our comfortable Wine Pairing Studio. We cater for tourists, families, business travellers or honeymooners alike. Our guesthouse is also child friendly. Unfortunately, no pets are allowed. On site we have a VAN LOVEREN Wine- and Pairing Studio where guests can enjoy a variety of Wine-, Whiskey- and Gin pairings. Just around the corner you'll find the most beautiful Klein Karoo Ostrich Emporium to buy various exotic leather products including Ostrich, Springbok and Nguni at affordable prices AS WELL AS Ostrich feather, eggs and delicious meat products. Meet their manufacturing team and experience the trade first-hand. Spending your days, exploring the various tourist attractions in the surrounding Klein Karoo with the well known Swartberg Pass, Cango Caves, Wilgewandel Animal Farm, Safari- and Highgate Ostrich show farms, Cango Wildlife Ranch with the "big cats" and animal encounters, Historical sites and Churches, as well as the architectural St Jude's Anglican Church, Zipline & Aerial Adventure Park as well as numerous Art galleries.

The Boulders Lodge & Spa

Come and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in one of the finest addresses in the Klein Karoo en route to the Cango Caves. The Boulders Lodge is fully air-conditioned, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a sparkling blue pool and Jacuzzi on the deck awaits visitors who are ready to restore peace to body and soul. Little extras such as a little special gift on your pillow at night make Boulders Lodge the ideal place to pamper yourself and your loved ones. No more bored children on holiday - at Boulders Lodge Mum and Dad can relax while the little ones play on the Jungle Gym which will keep them occupied for hours. We offer 24 hour service with a night porter coming on at 21h00 in the evening until 07h00 the next morning. Boulders Spa - Boulders Spa offers a wellness haven in the heart of the Klein Karoo. Various treatments such as full body massages, Indian head massages, facials etc are used to promote health and beauty. Packages - combining Spa treatments and Accommodation, create unique experiences for weary or stressed travelers, romantic couples as well as brides on their special day. Pomegranate Restaurant, our latest addition, reflects on the best South African cuisine has to offer. Our Chef has cooked for various local and international VIP's and uses years of experience to compose mouth-watering meals for our guests. Shuttle Service - Boulders' very own air-conditioned shuttle service is available for transfers and day tours to give you opportunity to relax and enjoy your holiday. Suggestions for tours are: A scenic drive over the Swartberg Pass and circular route back to Prince Albert. Visit to main tourist attractions in and around Oudtshoorn.

Wilgewandel Holiday Farm

Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, the getaway to the largest showcase in Africa (The world famous Cango Caves) awaits your highly valued presence, this place of excitement and fun activities will offer you and your family appealing and aesthetically beautiful surroundings witch will satisfy your relaxation needs, promising peace and tranquility for everyone. Come and enjoy the sunshine, good weather and natural beauty of the Klein Karoo, whilst experiencing the epitome of South African family hospitality. It promises excellent value for your money in a safe and secure environment. Lots of activities for the whole family. Camel rides and Waterslides is GREAT FUN. Situated only 2km from the Cango Caves and 27 kilometers from Oudtshoorn on the R328 north. Wilgewandel accommodation consists of the following: (8 rooms in total) One Spacious Family Room, with four single beds each, en-suite shower bathroom and kitchenette. (breakfast and breakfast or Self-Catering) One Spacious Family Room, with four single beds each, en-suite shower bathroom and kitchenette and interlinking room with double bed, single bed and separate bathroom (breakfast and breakfast or Self-Catering) FiveRooms with double bed, sleeper and en-suite shower bathroom and kitchenette. (breakfast and breakfast or Self-Catering) One room with double bed and en-suite shower bathroom and kitchenette. (breakfast and breakfast or Self-Catering)   Amenities in rooms and outside: Private bathroom/ shower en-suite Key lock safe Heater & fan facilities Tea & coffee facilities Bar fridge Microwave Secure parking Outdoor swimming pool Braai/ barbecue facilities   Family Activities available on Wilgewandel Holiday Farm: Camel Rides Water slides for the whole family Foefie-slide (Zipeline rides), Donkey-cart ride Rowing boat ride Qhwarra Qhwarra golf (mini Golf) Farm animals to feed Trampoline Quad buggies Also a fully licensed restaurant, (open daily from 08:00-17:00)