About Historic Pig and Whistle Inn
Located in the historic town of Bathurst, this 180-year-old pub, restaurant and hotel is believed to be the oldest continuously operating pub in South Africa and is a National Monument.
The Pig & Whistle Inn has 10 beautifully restored rooms and is a blend of historic ambiance and modern facilities. There are four en-suite rooms and six traditional, old-fashioned rooms with communal bathrooms.
Owned by Lucille and Gavin Came, the inn is renowned for its food and Old World charm. Generations of visitors, harking back to Lord Charles Somerset, can say "I've had a swig at the Pig".
Wedding Venues: We are able to cater for weddings with up to 80 guests by arrangement. Nearby historic churches are able to host the ceremony
Conference Venues: We can accommodate 20 delegates in a separate conference room. For bigger conferences and weddings our Restaurant and/or Lounge are available by arrangement
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