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De Oude Meul Country Lodge

Mountain lodge in Schoemanshoek with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
ZAR 580

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9,6.Exceptional.
  • Dis baie mooi daar. Kamers het baie spasie en die ontvangs dame was baie vriendelik

    Sep 21, 2020

  • What a lovely place! In between the mountains surrounded by nature. Hostess was extremely…

    Sep 18, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 48 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 31 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Breakfast available
  • Business center

Feel at home

  • Playground on site
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Schoemanshoek
  • Cango Ostrich Ranch - 31 min walk
  • Karusa Vineyards - 45 min walk
  • Cango Caves - 7.6 mi / 12.2 km
  • Buffelsdrift Game Lodge - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km
  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 8 mi / 12.8 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Deluxe Two Bedroom Apartment
  • Deluxe Room Self Catering
  • Classic Twin Room
  • Superior Suite Self Catering 2 Bedroom Flat
  • Luxury Room King
  • Luxury Twin Room
  • Luxury Family Room
  • Classic Double Room
  • Traditional Room
  • Comfort Double Room

Location

  • In Schoemanshoek
  • Cango Ostrich Ranch - 31 min walk
  • Karusa Vineyards - 45 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Schoemanshoek
  • Cango Ostrich Ranch - 31 min walk
  • Karusa Vineyards - 45 min walk
  • Cango Caves - 7.6 mi / 12.2 km
  • Buffelsdrift Game Lodge - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km
  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 8 mi / 12.8 km
  • Cango Wildlife Ranch - 8.3 mi / 13.3 km
  • Oudtshoorn Suspension Bridge - 10.1 mi / 16.3 km
  • C.P. Nel Museum - 10.3 mi / 16.6 km
  • Arbeidsgenot - 10.5 mi / 17 km
  • Rust en Vrede Waterfall - 11.3 mi / 18.1 km

At a glance

Size

  • 31 cabins
  • Arranged over 1 floor

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite extended parking
  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: Afrikaans, Dutch, English

At the property

Taking the kids?

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Ecotours on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Playground on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Pool umbrellas

Working away

  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 6
  • Year Built - 1995
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Handrails in stairways

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Dutch
  • English

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker

Things to enjoy

  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 34-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Small print

Also known as

  • De Oude Meul Country
  • Oude Meul Lodge Oudtshoorn
  • De Oude Meul Country Lodge Lodge
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Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 120 for adults and ZAR 60 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, De Oude Meul Country Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self and extended parking. Free RV/bus/truck parking is available.
  • Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers regional cuisine and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Karusa Winery & Micro Brewery (2.3 mi), The Thorntree Country House (2.5 mi), and De Oude Meul Restaurant (2.5 mi).
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as fishing. Additional recreation onsite includes ecotours. Enjoy a swim in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or use the lodge's other amenities, which include a picnic area and a garden.
9,6.Exceptional.
  • 10,0.Exceptional

    A must stay for your next visit to Oudtshoorn!

    Wonderful stay in beautiful surroundings and the owners and staff was very friendly and helpful. Very comfy bed in nice clean and airy room and their buffet breakfast is legendary! Can highly recommend them!

    Marlize, 2 night trip, Dec 7, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Great stay

    Mark, 2 night family trip, Jul 12, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Friendly and convenient Definitely a good spot and facility

    Mark, 1 night trip with friends, Jul 5, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Wonderful

    Great place with delicious food and friendly staff.

    Mphumzi, 2 night romance trip, May 24, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Montagu road trip via Outshorn

    the pool was what we needed after a 7 hour journey by motorbike and the wonderful air conditioned rooms

    INGRID, 1 night trip with friends, Feb 13, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Great Value

    Great accommodation in the middle of the mountains. Awesome restaurant on premises with friendly staff.

    James, 1 night romance trip, Aug 23, 2018

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Something different

    Surprisingly good

    andrew, 3 night trip, Nov 18, 2019

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  • 8,0.Very good

    GREAT FOR THE CAVES!

    GREAT LOCATION FOR CANGO CAVES. QUIET AREA. OSTRICH FARMS, WINERIES FOR TASTING CLOSE BY.

    Josephine, 2 night family trip, Jun 30, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    Its a really fun place to be having vacation. Nice restaurant, good staff members

    3 night trip with friends, Apr 18, 2019

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  • 10,0.Exceptional

    A safe piece of paradise

    What a lovely surprise this place was . Very welcoming and friendly. The restaurant was great and the breakfast was very good . A great spot to stay , very safe with extremely helpful staff .

    Robyn, 1 night romance trip, Mar 22, 2019

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