Located with the backdrop of the Swartberg Mountains, Oude Meul is en route to the Cango Caves. The property features 2 pools among extensive native gardens.
Apartments at De Oude Meul Country Lodge open on to furnished verandas overlooking the natural surroundings. They are all air conditioned, provide free Wi-Fi access and private entrance.
Guests will enjoy the hotel’s restaurant, set on the banks of the Grobbelaars River and serving local specialities, including a wide variety of venison. BBQ facilities are also located outdoor on verandahs and in the gardens.
Staff can advise on nearby bird watching oasis and naturalistic tours on 4x4 available on prior request. Central Oudtshoorn is a 10-minute drive from De Oude Meul and free parking is available on site.
R328 Schoemanshoek, Oudtshoorn, 15km en-route Cango Caves Schoemanshoek See Map
Old Mill Lodge & A la Carte Restaurant
This 4-star guest lodge is situated on the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains and is home to an ostrich farm.
A range of activities are featured at Old Mill Lodge & A la Carte Restaurant including hiking, fishing and bird watching. During the ostrich season in summer, guests can also help to feed the ostrich chicks by hand. The impressive Cango Caves are just a 10-minute drive away.
Freshly-prepared meals can be savoured in Old Mill Lodge’s fine dining, à la carte restaurant while taking in the picturesque view of Grobelaars River.
Old Mill Lodge & A la Carte Restaurant provides rooms with a minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms have a balcony overlooking the garden and the farm.
Just opposite Cango Wildlife Ranch, in the popular holiday destination of Oudtshoorn, this lodge offers wellness and relaxation in the heart of the Klein Karoo region.
Start the day with a swim in the pool. Boulders Lodge & Spa has its own spa, where you can treat yourself to hot-stone massages and other wellness treatments.
Each of the guest units has access to the garden and impresses with its individual design. Relax on your four-poster bed or enjoy a bath in your very own spa bath.
Boulders Pomegranate Restaurant offers the best in South African cuisine and provides guests with a great alternative to eating out.
Free wireless internet and parking further complement your stay at Boulders Lodge & Spa.
Set amidst beautiful Karoo gardens, an oasis in the heart of Oudtshoorn, this intimate holiday resort offers self catering accommodation not far from the region’s many attractions.
Ideal for relaxing in style while making the most of your surroundings, the Oudtshoorn Holiday Resort boasts stunning views of the Swartberg Mountains. Exchange stories around the camp-fire or simply relax under the starlit Karoo sky. The attentive staff is happy to organize special braai packs for you or assist you with your dinner reservations.
Spend the day soaking up the sun in the garden area or go for a swim in the salt-water pool. All chalets are serviced daily and include traditional South African barbecue facilities. The large property also features a playground where little guests can run and climb to their hearts' delight.
Riverside Lodge offers panoramic views of Grobbelaars River and Swartberg Mountains. It offers charming self-catering tree houses with private decks. There is a main deck with a splash pool, a bar, and a barbecue.
The air-conditioned rooms and cottages at Riverside come with a flat-screen satellite TV and a DVD player. Each is fitted with luxury furniture and wooden floors. The cottages come with a separate living room and a kitchen including a microwave.
A freshly prepared breakfast is served daily. In the afternoon, guests can enjoy a cheeseboard with a glass of wine from the lodge’s selection.
Oudtshoorn’s centre is within walking distance. Oudtshoorn Golf Course is less than a 5-minute drive from Riverside Lodge. Free private parking is possible at Riverside Lodge.
Nestled on a hill, with magnificent open views of vineyards, forests, mountains and the sea, Constantia Vista offers luxurious self-catering accommodation only 20 minutes from Cape Town city centre.
Constantia Vista is an intimate retreat with all the comforts and facilities you might wish for in its beautifully appointed apartments. They include everything from modern, fully equipped kitchens and spacious indoors and outdoors areas, to audio-visual equipment and complimentary sets of golf clubs. Constantia Vista will cater for all your needs.
An up-market suburb of Cape Town, Constantia has a number of sports centres, shops and restaurants. Easy access to all the attractions of Cape Town and the Cape Winelands makes it the ideal location from which to savour the city – and to escape from it.
Foot of Robinson Pass, On R328, Between Mossel Bay (35km) and Oudtshoorn (60km) Ruiterbos See Map
Eight Bells Mountain Inn
This property is located at the foot of the Robinson Pass in Ruiterbos Valley, on the R328 between Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn. It offers a garden terrace with a swimming pool and horse stables.
All tastefully decorated rooms and chalets at Eight Bells are dotted around the gardens and include a private patio. They also offer a satellite TV, a seating area and a private bathroom with free toiletries.
A lunch menu with various sandwiches, teas and wine is available on the spacious garden terrace. Guests can enjoy dinner in The Oak Room, which offers a varied à la carte menu.
While kids enjoy the indoor playroom, older guests can go horse riding on The Eight Bell Inn’s estate. It is also possible to play table tennis and billiards, or tennis on the on-site court.
Eight Bells is situated 60 km from the Congo Caves and 35 km from the Dias Museum. Free parking is provided.