La Plume

La Plume

A charming Victorian homestead

Boutique Guest House

A charming property on a working ostrich, alfalfa and cattle farm

Nestled in the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains, La Plume is a boutique guest house surrounded by incredible mountain views overlooking the Olifants River Valley. It's a perfect place to relax in tranquil surroundings and explore a lesser known region in South Africa.

La Plume offers a diverse range of luxury accommodation, including a private villa, suites, luxury rooms and cottages Each room has a private entrance, sunny verandas with incredible views of the Olifants Valley, air conditioning and luxury furnishings in keeping with the original Victorian history of the property.

Activities at La Plume include relaxing at the onsite spa, complete with rasul chamber, therapy rooms and exfoliation/body wrap therapy room. If you're wanting to see how this period property runs day to day, guests can take a guided tour of the farm learning from one of the few experts in the ostrich industry. Guests can also easily venture to local attractions, including the picturesque Cango Valley and Cango Caves, the CP NEL Museum which tells the story of ostrich farming in the area, or if you're looking for an adventure drive over the Meiringspoort mountain pass.

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