The Comrades Marathon 2018

Monday, 02 July 2018 by

This was a group of Brazilians riding from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg the running the comrades.

Gaby Noble and Lyn Dugmore exploring the circus albums.

ABERDEEN NEWS — Early last year, Gaby Noble of Cape Town decided to take out a subscription to Country Life magazine, after browsing through an issue in her dentist’s waiting room. Little did she imagine that just a few issues later, she would see a photograph of her mother, identified only as “Miss Lucky Legs”!

Hammerkop in the vines

Monday, 25 April 2016 by

This Hammerkop has now taken up residence in the vines at Pagelhouse, boldly exploring the grounds for the next meal. Description – Wikipedia The hamerkop is a medium-sized waterbird, standing 56 cm (22 in) high and weighing 470 g (17 oz), although the subspecies S. u. minor is smaller. Its plumage is a drab brown with purple iridescence on

Alex Kenny

Tuesday, 05 January 2016 by
Pagel House Rusks

Hi Lyn At the end of the October school holidays 2015 my brothers family (Maritz) and I stayed the night at your delightful B&B. I found the entire experience wonderful exploring the karoo, learning a little more baout the people who live there and their lifestyles. I live in New Zeland which is far far

Blue Room – Clients Photo

Tuesday, 05 January 2016 by

This is a photo taken by one of our guests to remember their stay.

Good ‘ol Fashion Service

Friday, 16 October 2015 by
Cyclist at Pagelhouse

Andrew Bradford (@AndrewBradford7) tweeted at 1:05 AM on Thu, Oct 15, 2015: If you ever find yourself traveling past Aberdeen in the Cape, stay over at Pagel House for good ol fashion service ( Get the official Twitter app at    

Review of Pagel House Travelling from Cape Town in our 1950 MG TD en route to a MG car club gathering in Cradock, we decided to book our overnight stay at this amazing Victorian guesthouse.  What a pleasure it was!  Lyn is a very gracious welcoming hostess who went out of her way to make