La Plume Guest House
A warm welcome awaits you at this intimate and charming 1902 Victorian homestead. La Plume is a homely guest house on a working ostrich, alfafa and cattle farm with spectacular views of the Swartberg Mountains and the Olifants River Valley.
Tranquil surroundings combined old-world charm and modern comforts, your stay at La Plume is complete with extraordinary service and personal attention.
Enjoy breathtaking views of the Olifants River valley from the privacy of your veranda or get lost in a novel in one of the numerous seating spots in the garden. There's plenty of space to relax as well as a variety of activities to participate in, including nature walks and bird watching.
A visit to Oudtshoorn is not complete without a visit to a working ostrich farm, ask about the morning farm tour to learn more about the history and way of life on this family-run working farm.
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Black Water Tubing - Green Route
Explore the beauty of Tsitsikamma's Plaatbos Nature Reserve through a fun combination of tubing and stand-up paddle boarding.
Black Water Tubing - Red Route
For those who are thrilled with adventure, this is a unforgettable way to explore Tsitsikamma's Goesa Nature Reserve as you journey through beautiful forest and cliff sceneries which opens up to the spectacular Storms River Mouth.
Boat Trip on Storms River
If you like to be on the water, then this boat trip will get you up close and personal to the stunning Storms River. Afterwards, walk through the forest to the suspension bridge.
Paddle Up Storms River
If you like to be on the water, then this two to three-hour kayak adventure will get you up close and personal to the stunning Storms River. Afterwards, walk through the forest to the suspension bridge.
Quad Biking at the Wineries
This route takes you through Hamilton Russel Vineyards & South Right wineries into the Fernklook Nature Reserve.
Sea Kayaking at Hermanus
An adventurous 2-hour sea kayaking experience as you paddle along the coastline with opportunities to encounter sea creatures.