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De Oude Pastorie Guesthouse

Location & Contact Details
Address: 1 Cypress Street
Victoria West
Northern Cape
Contact : Elize or Rhonnie
Local Tel : 053-6210979
INT Tel : +27-53-6210979
Local Fax : 053-6210979
INT Fax : +27-53-6210979
Cell (1) : 082-7743824
Cell (2) : 072-6005809

Come and enjoy the bright stars and peaceful surroundings of the Karoo at the Oude Pastorie Guesthouse (N12 Diamond route and halfway between north and south)

De Oude Pastorie was the first parsonage of the Dutch Reformed Church in Victoria West. Both the (building) plans of the church and the parsonage were accepted on the same night in September 1846. According to the minutes, the cypress trees in front of the house are even older than the building itself. The Church Counsil asked the first Minister, W.A. Krige, to help with the plan of the parsonage. They decided it was too big. IN 1899 they had built four more rooms because the minister of that time had seven children! In later years the house was also used as a boardinghouse. The present owners bought the house in June 2001 and restored it. It opened as a guesthouse on 29 September 2001.

De Oude Pastorie has 5 rooms with en-suite bathrooms and private entrances. Each room has its own tea and coffee facilities and fan / electric blanket. We also have a lovely lounge with TV and fire place.

We serve a nice Karoo dinner with lamb chops or venison and desert (see rates page for prices). If you really want to do your own thing - we have "braai" facilities too.

There is a playground on the premises as well as show poultry - we find that children love it! From the 1st Dec 2016 you can also enjoy something in our teagarden (9:30-17:00).

We have safe parking and are within walking distance from the Apollo Theatre (the only art deco theatre in the country), hiking trails, museum (with fish fossils) library and some of the restaurants.

De Oude Pastorie is wheelchair friendly.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Recommended
Map
Directions
From the 4-way stop in Victoria West follow our signs. It is approximately 1.5km to where you turn into Pastorie/Pasonage Street. Our name is painted on our garage and we are at the corner of Parsonage / Cypress Street.
  • Facilities
  • fireplace
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • hunting (less than 30km)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • lock-up safe
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • parking all onsite
  • private airfield (less than 15km)
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • squash court (less than 5km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • tennis court (less than 5km)
  • Special Categories
  • Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation
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