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From R1400 Per Night

Old Mill Lodge & Restaurant
Oudtshoorn Accommodation

  • One of two swimmingpools
  • A la carte Restaurant
  • 4 star accommodation
  • A la carte Restaurant
  • Situated between mountains, near Cango Caves
  • Double Room
  • Family Room
  • Self-Catering Unit
  • Self-Catering Unit
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We are a working ostrich farm in season and 4 Star Guest Lodge with an a la carte Restaurant  Situated at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains,14 km  from Oudtshoorn , exactly halfway between Oudtshoorn and the World Famous Cango Caves.

We offer hiking, fishing, two swimming pools , horse riding and we are nearby  the Cango Ostrich Farm. Enjoy lunch or dinner in our a  la carte Restaurant , with a view of the Grobelaarsriver that crosses our farm. Restaurant open everyday with specials!  It is a historic building with the Old Watermill still inside the Restaurant. Approx. 150 years old.

We are situated in an area called  Schoemanshoek / Schoemanspoort, Cango Valley / Cango Road.

We specialize in Venison and Ostrich dishes.  We also have lamb, beef fillet, chicken,  pasta and many more to choose from.  It is a peaceful farm atmosphere and you will have an unforgettable stay with us. Also the perfect location for WEDDINGS , FUNCTIONS & CONFERENCES.  Hosts up to 300 people with a spacious dance floor, undercover BBQ facilities, swimming pool area & garden gazebo for your perfect ceremony. Gazebo seats up to 200 people.  The venue has a spectacular view of our farm and the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains. 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 two Restaurants:  an la carte Restaurant or Buffet Restaurant to choose from to have breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Double Rooms

The normal 4-star rooms for two have 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

Family Rooms

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.
Portable braai also available.

4 Star Self Catering Units

  • Self Catering Units for family with 2 separate interleading 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

Budget Room

The budget room for two has a veranda with a view of our spectacular farm. Room includes smaller bathroom with shower, aircon, coffee & tea facilities and fridge.

  • Fishing, hiking, working ostrich farm in season.
  • We are only 3 km away 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 ,  
  • 90 km from “The Hell”,
  • 15km from Oudtshoorn Museum,  
  • 10 km from Cango Wildlife Ranch,
  • Horse riding 3km.

When are you arriving?

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Please send an email booking enquiry to ask about any current specials that are running.
Oudtshoorn, R328, Schoemanshoek, 15km from Oudtshoorn en-route Cango Caves

GPS: -33.46020, 22.25287 Map

60% deposit payment for each confirmed booking.

In the event of premature departure we may charge for the full original booking.
Cancellation 0 - 14 days before date of arrival, or no-show - visitor forfeits 100% of deposit paid.
Cancellation 15 - 28 days before date of arrival - visitor forfeits 75% of deposit paid or 25% of full quote value (whichever greater).
Cancellation 29+ days before date of arrival - visitor forfeits 50% of deposit paid or 25% of full quote value (whichever greater). This quote is subject to availability when the client accepts.

  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bar on site
  • BBQ Area
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Fridge
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Air-con
  • In Room Tea / Coffee services
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Service
  • Laundry Service / Facilities
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Secure Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Safe in room
  • TV or Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fishing
  • Game Reserves
  • Adventure
  • Hiking Trails
  • Popular Routes
  • Culture
  • Wildlife
  • Golfing
  • Childrens Fun