Feather Nest Guest House in Oudtshoorn, Karoo

Feather Nest Guest House

Bed & Breakfast at 12 Tiran Street, West Bank, Oudtshoorn, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About Feather Nest Guest House

Take a journey to the Klein Karoo, where the air is fresh and the views open and uninterrupted. And when you get to the broad, tree-lined streets of Oudtshoorn, turn into the driveway of Feather Nest, a guest house that offers you that little bit extra.

Your friendly host, Mia, welcomes guests to modern accommodation in the Ostrich Capital. The establishment is exclusively for guests usage to ensure ultimate privacy.


Relax in understated elegance - two luxury modern private suites with own lounges. Enjoy relaxed tranquil oasis setting. Abundant bird life. Here guests are made to feel special.

Hoopoe Suite:
The modern accommodation includes a beautiful private suite consisting of two double bedrooms (the one bedroom has a double bed and the other bedroom has two twin beds side by side), your own lovely bathroom, lounge with bar fridge, TV’s, spacious balcony overlooks the garden setting. Central heating and electric blankets for those chilly nights. Extractor and fans for the summer days. Tea / coffee facilities and secure parking. Our rates include a lovely breakfast beside the pool.

Hadeda Suite:
This deluxe beautifully furnished double bedroom suite (queen-size bed), with en-suite bathroom (shower and bidet), central heating and electric blankets for those chilly nights, and air conditioning for the hot summer days. Your private lounge, tea/coffee facilities, garage parking with remote controlled door. Enjoy the patio, pool and tranquil garden setting next to the stream, attracting various species of birds that visit the picturesque oasis garden setting. Our rates include a lovely breakfast beside the pool.

Guest House Facilities

• Enchanting pool and garden offering tranquility and bird song.
• Your own private lounges and patio.
• Scrumptious breakfasts of your choice.
• Lovely private bathrooms.
• Modern affordable homely accommodation.
• Explore Oudtshoorn's fascinating sights.
• Wide choice of good restaurants.
• We'd be happy to recommend some of our local restaurants for dining out in the evenings.

Attractions & Activities

Oudtshoorn is the "Ostrich Capital of the World", nestles between the Swartberg and the Outeniqua mountains and is the ideal base from which to explore the many attractions. We are proud of our safe, clean little town. We are situated approximately 20 miles from the world famous Cango Caves. Travelling time through this scenic valley takes about 30 minutes. Open 9:00 to 16:00hr, half hour, one and a half hour and three hour tours are options.

Enroute will pass an ostrich farm where you can ride the world's largest bird; touch a cheetah in Cheetah Land; visit the Cango Wildlife Ranch; the Angora Rabbit Farm where you can hug a bunny; ride a camel at a lovely setting one kilometre from the caves. There one can enjoy the scenery and appreciate the tranquility around you, while enjoying a snack or lovely meal, just sitting out in the open. For those who are more energetic, our area offers some interesting, safe hiking trails.

Scenic Drives

There are many other beautiful scenic drives such as the Swartberg Mountain Pass which is one of South Africa's most beautiful mountain passes. It is awesome! The rock formation is something to see! On the other side you can visit the weaving factory and lunch in a little village, Prince Albert, then return via Meiring's Poort to see the beautiful rock formation and where you will cross the river more than 20 times, before reaching Oudtshoorn and Feather Nest.

To appreciate and enjoy nature at it's best, you need at least two or three nights here. We strongly recommend this if you can fit this in your itinerary.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)
  • Underfloor heating

On Site

  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (garage)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by Feather Nest Guest House)

AA Quality Assured Accommodation Highly Recommended

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.573647
Longitude: 22.201260

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 420km
George Airport - 60km

Children policy
Children over the age of 6 are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on SA-Venues.com
April 2006 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

My two adult children and I had a delighful stay of two nights at Feather Nest. Everything there is beautiful: the suite , the linen, the garden and...

Magda Joel, Centurion

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