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About De Oude Meul Country Lodge

De Oude Meul Country Lodge is one of the ultimate destinations in Oudtshoorn which lies at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains. Experience the atmosphere of sleeping between the mountains, hearing the river and breathing the fresh air. We are well positioned in the scenic Schoemanshoek Valley, en route to the Cango Caves.

Local cuisine is the specialty for dinner and guests will enjoy true Klein Karoo hospitality. An á la carte restaurant offers the finest cuisine of the region and facilities include hiking trails, pre-booked 4x4 drives and guided succulent tours in the surrounding mountains. We offer a tranquil stopover in a beautiful country setting.

The latest edition to the lodge is a wedding an conference venue which can accommodate up to 250 guests with a recreation lounge and bar facilities, under-cover barbecue area and swimming pool. Enjoy barbecues on the mountain along with the 4x4 trip.

Safari: It is a real little paradise in the Klein Karoo with tame game such as eland, kudu, springbuck, zebra and blesbuck on the fields in front of the lodge.

Conference Venues: Up to 250 delegates, Wi-Fi is available, date projector, white boards and a white screen.

Family friendly: Jungle Gym

  • Response Rate: 95%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 5 hours
  • Type: Lodge, Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 50
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 15 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • Afrikaans


  • 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
* Please enquire for further details.

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Reviews for De Oude Meul Country Lodge

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Estie van Zyl, South Africa
21 December 2014

Staff was very helpful and accommodating.

JJB Nienhuis, Netherlands
23 October 2014

We stayed two nights here, it was beautiful and very welcoming. An excellent breakfast and restaurant for dinner.

MOSELA , South Africa
22 April 2014

First impression last, and that is what the staff and management understand.A warm welcome, clean rooms and lovely breakfast.We booked for only 1 night, only if we knew we will feel at home, then we could have booked more nights.We will come again.Owners are very lovely people

Glen Reagon, Australia
09 April 2014

Beautiful setting and very good customer service all round. Sorry we did not stay longer.

Pieter Lombaard, South Africa
09 January 2014

This place is situated between the mountains and I have to say it was one of the most beautiful places I have ever stayed at. Plus the breakfast was super!

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De Oude Meul Country Lodge Map

De Oude Meul Country Lodge is 15.7km from the centre of Oudtshoorn , the nearest airport 61.9km (George Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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