We have put together a list of Frequently Asked Questions to allow our guests to know what to expect in anticipation of their visit to De Oude Pastorie Guesthouse.
Q: What do you serve for breakfast?
A: You will enjoy a two-course gourmet breakfast that will be personally prepared and served to you by the owners. We serve delicious freshly ground and brewed coffee, an assortment of teas, two 100% fruit juices, and fresh seasonal fruit platter from our local region. We get fresh eggs harvested daily from our free-range hens, prepared as follows: poached, fried, boiled, omelet or scrambled and served with tomatoes, mushrooms and bacon. A cheese and cold meat platter will complement this superb country breakfast.
Q: Do you cater for vegetarian, gluten-free, diabetic and vegan guests?
A: Yes, we are also listed at Vegan SA and we would appreciate receiving prior notice of any allergies or special dietary requirements.
Q: Is there a manager on duty 24 hours a day?
A: It is our pleasure to be available to guests at their convenience as we, the owners, reside on the property.
Q: Do you have private tables for breakfast?
A: Our dining room features private tables as well as tables for four of our guests travelling with a group. Weather permitting; it is also pleasant to serve breakfast on our front porch.
Q: When are Check-in and Check-out times?
A: Our check-in begins at 14:00 until 19:00 and our check out time is at 10:30. However, when possible, we offer our guests the opportunity to arrive early or depart late via prior arrangement.
Q: How far are you from restaurants?
A: De Oude Pastorie House is a safe 2 to 5 minute walk from top restaurants, such as Powell House and Koornlands Restaurant.
Q: Do you have private bathrooms?
A: Each guestroom has a private en-suite bathroom with either a Victorian bath or walk-in shower, with some rooms offering both options such as the Pharao and Eden suites, and the Cherry room.
Q: Do you allow children?
A: We accept children that are 12 years of age or older.
Q: Do you allow pets?
A: While we love animals, we unfortunately do not allow pets.
Q: Do you allow smoking?
A: We do not allow smoking inside the guesthouse, but we do have locations outside on the premises where smoking is permitted.
Q: Is your establishment wheelchair friendly?
A: We are unfortunately not allowed to make any alterations to accommodate wheelchairs to the manor house and building because it is a heritage building./national monument.
Q: Do you offer reservation services?
A: We will gladly book your table at a restaurant and arrange for transport services to nearby attractions.
Q: When is breakfast served?
A: We serve breakfast daily in the breakfast room or porch (weather permitting) from 08:00 until 09:30, but will happily make arrangements for early-risers when possible.
Q: Do you have Wi-Fi?
A: We offer free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and public areas.
Q: Do you have a swimming pool?
A: We have a saltwater swimming pool (11 m x 4 m), perfect to cool down during the summer!
Q: Which credit cards do you accept?
Q: We accept MasterCard, Visa and American Express credit cards.