Adley House

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Built in 1905 by Sidney Herbert Adley during the ‘Ostrich feather Boom period’ 1880 to 1914. This magnificent Sandstone Victorian Homestead is situated on an acre of land in a quiet up market residential area near to the centre of Oudtshoorn, just 55 kilometres from the large coastal town of George. Accommodation Rated 4 stars by the S.A. Tourism grading council, this guesthouse offers fourteen en-suite individually decorated rooms, with modern individual air conditioners, TV’s, tea and coffee making facilities, fully stocked bar fridges, overhead fans, toiletries and a daily laundry service. Facilities

The breakfast consists of freshly baked bread rolls or “vetkoek”, a variety for home cooked SA jams, fresh fruit, cheese board, a variety of cereals, a traditionally South African cooked breakfast, with yoghurt, fresh fruit juice, tea and coffee.

Adley House offers guests two swimming pools in the well kept English Garden. Activities Walk through the town and admire the grandeur of the numerous "ostrich palace’s” exceptional stone masonry, established in the times of the " feather boom" and conserved to this day as museums, guesthouses and dwellings for the discerning.

The Cango Caves, one of the worlds great natural wonders, sculptured by nature through the ages. The mysterious and breathtaking limestone formations in a wide variety of natural colours, offers visitors a subterranean wonderland. Regular guided tours daily.

Visit the well established Ostrich, Cheetah and Crocodile farms in the area and learn more about these magnificent creatures.

The eco-tourist, and those thriving on the outdoor life, alike, will be faced with a large selection of challenging opportunities. Hiking and biking trails are in abundance. Make your choice from lush subtropical to semi-arid.

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