céað míle fáilte
a hundred thousand welcomes
Step through the gate at 81 Church Street into a little oasis of Celtic charm and hospitality.
Mai welcomes you to a genuine 19th Century homestead furnished in appropriate country style. Centrally located within minutes of Mai’s recommended vantage points for viewing the spectacular Karoo sunsets reflecting off the Groot Swartberg.
Mai offers a choice of four comfortable, spacious bedrooms, each with its own bathroom-en-suite. One has a double and single bed, two have a queen-sized and a single bed, and there is a family room with a double bed and bunk beds.
All rooms have evaporative air cooling, DSTV, a fridge-freezer for cold drinks on summer days, and everything you need to make tea or coffee.
The bathrooms-en-suite have showers.
Enjoy a hearty traditional breakfast served on our private vine-shaded terrace or in the light-filled diningroom.
Relax beside the swimming pool, or in the cosy lounge. Wi-Fi is available.
A short stroll takes you to the art galleries, you can visit the Museum and dairy, enjoy delicious meals at our coffee shops and restaurants, explore the village with the Story Weaver and the night skies with Astro Tours. Sue Dean takes visitors on a fascinating guided walk at the Wolwekraal Nature Reserve on the edge of the town.
Then there is the Swartberg Pass, the vast Karoo and those sunsets …
Owner – Mai Shallow
Phone: 023 5411 188 or 072 635 0902
Fax: 086 6988 348
International calls: country code +27 and omit the 0
81 Church Street, Prince Albert