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guest lodge accommodation | Mai’s Guest Lodge | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

guest lodge accommodation | Mai’s Guest Lodge | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

The Swartberg Mountains are mesmerizing in their beauty and Prince Albert is a beautiful small town which lies at the bottom of these majestic mountains. It is the sunny climate and beautiful farms in the area which contribute to many city dwellers putting Prince Albert down as a favourite holiday destination. Mai’s Guest Lodge is superb guest lodge accommodation in Prince Albert, and many visitors who come for the annual Olive Food and Wine Festival book themselves into Mai’s Guest…

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guesthouse accommodation | Onse Rus Guesthouse | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

guesthouse accommodation | Onse Rus Guesthouse | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

It is easy to see why Onse Rus Guesthouse has been an AA Accommodations semi-finalist in 2001 and a finalist in 2002 and 2005 because the place exudes comfort and relaxation. Onse Ruse Guesthouse is beautifully situated at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains and the sheer beauty of these mountains is therapeutic in itself. The tranquility of Prince Albert and the fresh mountain air promises to breathe new life into you. Onse Rus has features which are in keeping…

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self catering accommodation | Volstruisvlei Guest Cottage | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

self catering accommodation | Volstruisvlei Guest Cottage | Prince Albert, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

In our mad world more and more people are looking at the Karoo in a new light; the Karoo farmers, ostriches, the Karoo churchers, windmills, the silence and the wonderful food: lamb chops, babotie, sugared pumpkin, beans and a good red wine. Volstruisvlei Guest Cottage is excellent self catering accommodation close to the wonderful small town of Prince Albert. The guest cottage is found on a working fruit farm with magnificent views of the Swartberg Mountains. Guests get the chance…

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luxury guest house accommodation | Rosenhof Country House | Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa

luxury guest house accommodation | Rosenhof Country House | Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa

Oudtshoorn, ostrich capital of South Africa and main town of the little Karoo welcomes its visitors with warm Karoo hospitality. The town itself is beautifully situated with the Swartberg and Outeniqua Mountains close by. With lots of sunny days and its position close enough to Geroge to enjoy a day’s outing to the beach, Oudtshoorn is a popular holiday destination. The town also receives many visitors during April when the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK) is held. With the…

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self catering accommodation | Klein Karoo Valley Guest Farm | Ladismith, Western Cape, South Africa

self catering accommodation | Klein Karoo Valley Guest Farm | Ladismith, Western Cape, South Africa

More and more people are appreciating the natural and rugged beauty of the Karoo, the distant blue mountains and craggy peaks, the windmills, the cement farm dam, the sheep, the crows sitting on the telephone wires, the intriguing villages and the wonderful silence. Klein Karoo Valley Guest Farm is sought after Karoo farm accommodation. It is situated in the Opzoek Valley which is between Ladismith and Calitzdorp in the Klein Karoo. If you’re looking to be re-energized and have all…

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guest house accommodation | Mooiplaas Guesthouse | Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa

guest house accommodation | Mooiplaas Guesthouse | Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa

Just 10km outside of Oudtshoorn is an ostrich farm that is so beautiful, whatever stresses you had before you arrived there, will all be blown away. Mooiplaas Guesthouse is on a working farm and offers a superb variety of accommodation for all their guests and they also have beautiful honeymoon accommodation. There is so much to see and do in this exquisite area, known as the Ostrich capital. It promises to be fascinating to book a private tour of the…

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Guest house accommodation | Oue Werf | Oudtshoorn, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

Guest house accommodation | Oue Werf | Oudtshoorn, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

The Western Cape is South Africa’s favourite province, and Oudtshoorn is a popular holiday destination for people who long for the awesomeness of the Karoo and the wonderful hospitality they receive there from salt of the earth people. The 4-star Oue Werf is fantastic accommodation on a working farm. This area has heaps of attractions and the farm is found in the exquisite Schoemanshoek Valley, about 12km from  Oudtshoorn and just 15 km from the renowned Cango Caves. The accommodation…

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