In the 'hood, Oudtshoorn as a destination

Visit Oudtshoorn, the principal town of the Little Karoo, where you will be welcomed with hospitality which has become synonymous with the people of the Klein Karoo. The Klein Karoo is an oasis-like setting in a fertile valley cupped by the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountain ranges, and originated as a settlement along the Grobbelaars Rivers which meanders southwards from the Swartberg, providing ... cont.

Volmoed, Oudtshoorn, 6620, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Mooiplaas Guest House

From Cape Town
• Take the N1 to Worcester
• From there, take the Route 62
• Just before you reach Oudtshoorn, turn right to Mossel Bay (R328)
• Drive 8KM, past safari Ostrich Show farm
• Over the Olifants River Bridge, up a hill and turn right to Mooiplaas (sign board on the left)
• Drive 1.6km

From Cape Town on N2
Take the N2 from Cape Town direction George / Oudtshoorn
• The sign board will say George / PE. Turn left to Hartenbos / Oudtshoorn
• Follow sign boards to Oudtshoorn
• Drive over the Robinsons pass
• About 10km before Oudtshoorn, sign boards on the left. Turn left to Mooiplaas Guest House (same direction as Highgate Show farm)

From George / Knysna / Port Elizabeth
• Drive the N2, turn towards George
• Take turn off to Oudtshoorn
• Drive into Oudsthoorn
• Turn left first traffic light, on R62
• Turn left to Mossel Bay (R328)
• 8KM, turn right to Volmoed
• Mooiplaas Guest House is 1.6km on left

From Oudtshoorn
• Take Voortrekker Road (R62) west in direction of Cape Town, Calitzdorp, Mossel Bay
• Just at the outskirts of Oudtshoorn turn left (R328) to Mossel Bay
• Drive 8km, past Safari Ostrich Show Farm
• Go over the Olifants River Bridge, up the hill and turn right to Mooiplaas Guest House (sign board on the left)

Amenities in the area

  • Restaurants / Eateries (9 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (10 km)
  • Bus Line (10 km)
  • Business Services (10 km)
  • Car Hire (10 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (10 km)
  • Shopping Mall (10 km)
  • Grocery Store (11 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (12 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (12 km)
  • Internet Café (13 km)
  • Laundromat (14 km)
  • Post Office (15 km)
  • Airport (60 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Caving
  • Farm activities
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Tennis court(s)

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