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De Zeekoe Farm

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Address: P.O.Box 226, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 (0) 44 272 6721
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Stunning

Beautiful views, very charming, great value for money, wonderful staff - a MUST for everyone travelling to Oudtshoorn & surrounds!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 20, 2014
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Beautiful views, very charming, great value for money, wonderful staff - a MUST for everyone travelling to Oudtshoorn & surrounds!!

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Giffnock, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A number positives but outweighed by the negatives. Nice property with lovely grounds but based at the edge of nature reserve be prepared for the flies & insects as well as the bites. Wireless connection almost impossible. On the food front, we have been spoiled with excellent meal after meal during our holiday but we came down to earth with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Very good room and service. Dinner was excellent, having the ostrich fillet and cooked to perfection. Easy enough to find if driving and close to other activities. It is a working farm and some of the machinery starts very early, OK if you are going to see the meerkats at 5am. A little perfunctory but well worth the visit. The... More 

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Chobe National Park, Botswana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

I travelled to Oudtshoorn to photograph meerkats and was recommended De Zeekoe by some colleagues. I must say that this is quite simply one of the best establishments i have come across in a long time. The rooms and communal areas were immaculate, the staff enchanting and very helpful, the cocktails most delicious and the food equally so. De Zeekoe... More 

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Cape Town
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

If you want to feel free and relax, this is the place to be, so much beauty we haven't seen in such a long time. The place is just one word 'AMAZING" The rooms and the cabins are luxurious and comfortable, not to speak about the food served, we had breakfast as well as supper in such a peaceful environment,... More 

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Hong Kong
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83 reviews 83 reviews
44 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Stayed here one night. The farm is pretty isolated, and there is a lot of open land around, which is beautiful and perfect for sunset viewing (reminds me a lot of some Thomas Kinkade paintings). Make sure to explore around to find the best spots for picture taking, as there are a lot. I ordered ostrich for dinner, and it... More 

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East London, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I travel a lot across SA and when I first saw the pictures marketing De Zeekoe, I knew it was a must-see destination. An absolute delight!Paula and her staff have gone the extra 2 miles during every stay and the food, warm hospitality, stunning rooms and great views make me go back every time I travel this route. I have... More 

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Glasgow
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

We stayed for 2nights in February as part if a bigger tour at the farm. Our accommodation was a log cabin which is 1k from the main farm building. So peaceful, lovely location. The only noise you hear is the birds on the roof and your outlook is over the lake. The cabins are equipped with kitchen area with a... More 

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lake district
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012 via mobile

We stayed at the De Zeekoe Guest Farm for 2 nights 2nd November. On arrival I was informed that I had left my bag and realized I had left my money and passports in the safe of our previous establishment too. I was in such a state about it as we had driven over 2 hours over the mountains and... More 

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Attard, Malta
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

We had the Egyptian Geesew lake side cabin. Wonderful scenery, in the middle of nowhere. We got there only thanks onto our GPS. Comfy cabin with brandy waiting for us due to the cold winter night. You sleep and wake up accompanied by the calls of birds on the lake. The cabin is exactly on the lake's edge. I wish... More 

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