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Old Mill Lodge and Restaurant

4 Star Guest Lodge and a la Carte Restaurant near Oudtshoorn

Old Mill Lodge is a working ostrich farm in season and a 4  Star Guest Lodge with an a la Carte Restaurant  situated near Oudtshoorn
Situated at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains and offer Bed & breakfast and self catering accommodation only 14 km from Oudtshoorn , exactly halfway between Oudtshoorn and the World Famous Cango Caves.

Activities for the whole Family near Oudtshoorn

  • We offer hiking, fishing, two swimming pools, horse riding and we are nearby the Cango Ostrich Farm where you even could ride ostriches.
  • Enjoy lunch or dinner in our a la carte Restaurant , with a view of the Grobelaarsriver that crosses our farm.
  • Large children’s play area with trampoline, jungle gym , bass fishing and many more children’s activities.

Just a few kilometers from George, Mosselbay and Hartenbos. Restaurant open everyday with specials. It is a historic building with the Old Watermill 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 and his wife Doret Spies,
changed the old building into an a la carte Restaurant, with 12 x 4 star rooms next to the Restaurant. 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. All of our Ostrich and Chicken dishes are Halaal. It is a peaceful farm atmosphere and you will have an unforgettable stay with us.

Perfect Location for Weddings, Functions and conferences near Oudtshoorn

Also the perfect location for Weddings, Functions & Conferences. We can host 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.

Distances to other important things to do

  • 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.
  • We have 4 star self catering, family and double rooms accommodation

De Oude Meul (Old Mill) Restaurant is no ordinary Restaurant. It is a historic building with the Old Watermill still
inside the Restaurant. Approx. 150 years old. The Restaurant open it’s doors in Oct. 2003 and is still going strong!
The Restaurant is known for the wide variety of venison dishes served in the restaurant. We also have Halaal dishes.
People come from wide and far for the experience.

We also offer 4 star self catering and bed and breakfast accommodation, Oudtshoorn.

En-route to the World Famous Cango Caves 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!