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Oudtshoorn Travel guide
Oudtshoorn : Michelin's recommendations
This major economic and tourist hub in the Little Karoo is host to a large Afrikaner cultural event held every year, the KKNK. But Oudtshoorn’s wealth has mainly been derived from ostrich farming since the 19C when the feather trade took off. Feathers are still exported all over the world, as are the hides and meat. To find out more about it, head for the CP Nel Museum, then visit one of the Ostrich feather Palaces (built in the “feather era”) and ostrich farms.
5 Baron van Rheede Street ZA - Oudtshoorn
The Queen's Hotel is a colonial era hotel in the heart of Oudtshoorn. It offers rooms decorated with antique furnishings and a swimming pool in a secluded courtyard. Each of its rooms include air-conditioning, satellite TV, a clock radio and direct ..
130 St. John Street ZA - Oudtshoorn
Set in the picturesque surroundings of Oudtshoorn, this smart hotel provides an elegant venue for your visit to Klein Karoo and the Western Cape. Relax in the warm sunshine on the patio with a cocktail, before enjoying a refreshing dip in the outdoo..