La Plume Guest House

La Plume is a 1902 Victorian homestead on a working ostrich, alfalfa and vine farm in Oudtshoorn. Set in the tranquil Olifantsrivier Valley it demands spectacular views of the Swartberg Mountains. A warm welcome awaits you at this charming homestead, combining old world charm with modern comforts.

La Plume Guest Farm offers 13 rooms in total including 5 standard rooms, 4 suites, 3 honeymoon suites and 1 self-catering 2 bedroom cottage. The air-conditioned bedrooms all have private entrances, sunny verandahs and elegant, comfortable antiques with TV and mini bar.

Facilities include a salt water pool with a view, set amongst rolling lawns and a dining room offering traditional ostrich fillet and other home cooked delicacies.

The owners and management are happy to help with valuable suggestions on your planned activities in the area and also provide first-hand tours of the activities on La Plume's commercial farm.

Getting There

La Plume is approximately 5 hour's drive from Cape Town and approximately 1 hour's drive to the start of the Garden Route.

Activities

Farm tours, horseriding, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, walking and balloon trips. Visits to a meerkat program, the Cango Caves, ostrich show farms and the Cango Wildlife Ranch including a cheetah project and crocodile cage diving!

Read what our previous clients thought of La Plume Guest House

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Frank & Svitlana Lavery

In the middle of no where with some over grown chickens . Food not great and with another hours driving we could have been in Francourt . A waste of two nights .

24/02/2016 Read full trip review

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James & Margaret King

This guest house should be rated as a seven star for everything, amazing.

14/10/2015 Read full trip review

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