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Oude Postkantoor

Groenfontein Road, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 83 285 4751
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Weekend brunch hideaway

Mike and Peter created an amazing little hideaway to have brunch at in the middle of nowhere. Such... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Milkmanlouis
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Calitzdorp
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Serene Setting delicious cake

This coffee shop is an excellent stop on the drive through the mountains The setting is serene The... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Laura L
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Calitzdorp, South Africa
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Oude Postkantoor is a Gallery and Coffee shop situated on the scenic Groenfontein road 14,5Km from Calitzdorp. Serving light lunches, coffee, cake and soft drinks, we are a welcome stop at the foot of the Swartberg, a stones throw away from the Retreat at Groenfontein, and the Donkey Trail.
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  • Average2%
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Groenfontein Road, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Mike and Peter created an amazing little hideaway to have brunch at in the middle of nowhere. Such a charming setting with warm and friendly hosts. Not to be missed if you pass through Calitzdorp over a weekend.

Thank Milkmanlouis
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This coffee shop is an excellent stop on the drive through the mountains The setting is serene The service is excellent and the cake is fresh and delicious and prices are extremely reasonable Only open weekends There is also an excellent art gallery

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Situated outside of Calitzdorp, but well worth the drive. A great selection of art, paired with a tranquil setting of beautiful natural surroundings and traditional karoo hospitality. Everything on the menu is freshly prepared, simple and unpretentious, yet absolutely delicious. The quiches are divine! Also,...More

1  Thank Rudolph M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We cycled there (passed it) as a family. An interesting 14km one way route which could be extended to 20km or more (one way). Had something to drink, got fresh water and ice and sat under the trees at the river. A pleasant surprise and...More

Thank philipv450
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I wasn't sure the14km drive for lunch would be worth it with 3 small children, but I'm super chuffed we went. The valley is amazingly beautiful. The road is in excellent condition and the destination was great. The kids walked down to the stream and...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

a lovely scenic roads between the farms and mountains with a nice stop for coffee and cake!! There is also an art gallery.

Thank MAgdalena B
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a tea break at the Oude Poskantoor after a day of sight seeing, on our way back to The Retreat At Groenfontein. Charming setting, good cake, friendly local owner and the coolest home-sewn draw string pants made it a good visit!

Thank vixstroud
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We are so lucky that Pete and Mike decided to open the Poskantoor, wonderful lunches, good company, attentive service, a relaxed atmosphere and DELICOUS meals!

Thank MarieLittleKaroo
Reviewed 18 March 2016

lovely old building turned into an art gallery and serve refreshments.very interesting art. there is some beautiful ceramics as well .if in the area it must be a definite visit

1  Thank billy b
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

If you are lucky enough to be enjoying to fabulous scenery on the Groenfontein gravel road between Cango caves and Calitzdorp at a weekend, be sure not to miss the great refreshment offered by Peter and Michael at this most tranquil coffee shop/cafe and art...More

1  Thank water_boy_999
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