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2020 TripAdvisor Travellers Choice

Posted on Fri September 11, 2020.

We are so proud of this! Thank you to the hardworking team at De Oude Pastorie who made this possible.

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The most beautiful guest one could wish for: Miss World 2014 - Rolene Strauss!

Posted on Fri August 14, 2020.

t was an honour and a privilege to have Rolene and her lovely family stay with us at De Oude Pastorie. Rolene was a guest speaker for Women's Day at Swellendam High School. A true beauty, and with a personality to match!

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Despite the lockdown rules, we recently found this little visitor in our garden ...

Posted on Thu May 14, 2020.

Gardening is a never ending (but very satisfying) job. With autumn rapidly on its way, we are making good use of the lovely sunny days during lockdown. It is also a privilege to discover, again, the beautiful surroundings where we live. Hedges are trimmed, weeding is done, the lawns are mowed, garden furniture is cleaned and stored for winter, and the pool area spruced up.

What a surprise to discover a lovely little Cape chameleon making itself at home at De Oude Pastorie. Welcome little one, and we hope you enjoy your stay with us.

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