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Magic Moments in Oudtshoorn

261 Jan van Riebeeck Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 76 501 8685
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A wonderful night

What amazing music, hospitality and kindness. We experienced such a wonderful night. It proved to... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2015
Jan P
It Really was a Magical Evening

I didn't know what to expect but was not disappointed. Barry collected us from our hotel. The other... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2015
Saint Colomb de Lauzun, France
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An unforgettable evening of live music and traditional South African food in the intimate setting of the home of the performers.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
261 Jan van Riebeeck Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 76 501 8685
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Reviewed February 12, 2015

What amazing music, hospitality and kindness. We experienced such a wonderful night. It proved to be the high spot of a great holiday in South Africa. Sissy and Joey sang with great emotion. We had tears of joyful emotion. The food and the wine was...More

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed February 10, 2015

I didn't know what to expect but was not disappointed. Barry collected us from our hotel. The other guests were interesting & conversation was lively. Sissy, Barry & Joey were attentive hosts and wonderful musicians. An unforgettable evening which is a must if you are...More

Thank Caroline47410
Reviewed February 5, 2015

As a lover of music I was intrigued by the offering of 'magic moments'. A musical event in someone's home. It turned out to be excellent. Good musiic, good local food, good wine, good company exceptionally friendly and relaxed hosts and altogether a real treat....More

Thank Borrett
Reviewed January 17, 2015

I was so glad to find this wonderful experience listed on Tripadvisor otherwise I would not have known about it. The venue is Barry and Sissy's home in the suburbs where we were made to feel truly welcome. Yes, you are a paying customer -...More

1  Thank CarolineSMelbourne
Reviewed January 11, 2015

Fantastic and surprising evening with locals. Enjoyed fantastic music and food and got really interesting insight into the region. Lovely people. Definitely one of the highlights of our SA trip. Thanx so much to Barry Sissy and Joey for your great hospitality. They have a...More

Thank kaddah2015
Reviewed January 9, 2015

One of the most genuine experiences of our honeymoon trip to South Africa. A must do, worth going via Oudtshourn for. The 3 hosts were so inviting and friendly, not only a beautiful show and delicious dinner, but also very helpful. Barry was kind enough...More

Thank Matt O
Reviewed January 4, 2015

This has to be the best musical and social attraction on offer! The personal welcome into Barry and Sissy's home set the tone, and the mix of overseas tourists and locals got the event going. From the moment Sissy opened her mouth to sing the...More

Thank Richard565
Reviewed January 2, 2015

Don't miss the chance to go there if you are around! We were really lucky, because we were the only foreigners and spent a wonderful evening with locals. Therefore it was a very personal way evening with a typical African meal and a great entertainment...More

Thank Samira_Wil
Reviewed December 17, 2014

When we booked initially it looked like we might be the only guests, which was unusual is most evenings are fully booked. They very generously offered to pick us up from our guest house and have us over anyway. As it turned out there were...More

Thank Vivienne H
Reviewed December 11, 2014

Mary & I arrived at Barry's Saturday November 1st. He poured us tea and directed us to the Cango Caves, a great experience! Back for dinner and music we had what was probably our most memorable night in South Africa. The difference for us was...More

Thank Robert C
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Response from Matilda S | Reviewed this property |
It will be a very sad day when Magic Moments discontinue. But if it is still there, just call Barry and they will come & get you. You will have a magical night!