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Safari Ostrich Show Farm

#5 of 32 things to do in Oudtshoorn Features Animals
R328 Road | 6 KM From Oudtshoorn Towards Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
+27 44 272 7312
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Safari Ostrich Farm, established in 1956, welcomes you to the ostrich capitol of the world - Oudtshoorn. On arrival, you will meet one of our professional guides, who will take you on an unforgettable tour, where you will learn more about these remarkable birds and their fascinating nature. The guided tour includes a fun ride on one of our tractors through a huge ostrich breeding camp with 18 adult breeding birds around you - a truly unique experience in itself. Safari Ostrich Show Farm is the first show farm in South Africa where the Kenyan Red and Zimbabwe Blue Ostriches as well as the local South African breed can be viewed.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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R328 Road | 6 KM From Oudtshoorn Towards Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Very informative & fun guided tour. The tour provides good insight into the local industry. The guides are knowledge & informative.More

Thank Jason G
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2016

Thank you for your review ! Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capitol of the world and therefore ostriches are rightly associated with South Africa and specifically Oudtshoorn - much like the Panda bear is a associated with China and the Kangaroo with Australia. Our fun inter-active...More

Reviewed August 25, 2016

We had al lovely trip to this farm, where we were guided in our own small group on an interesting tour. Stand on eggs, feed the birds, even ride on them

Thank Morutiwillem
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am glad you found the guided tour interesting and also that you enjoyed the inter-active aspects of the tour. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

Reviewed August 24, 2016

We enjoyed the 1 hour tour a lot since we received a very good overview about these huge birds. The explanations were provided in a very easy to understand way and not overboard with details. Also, plenty of opportunities to be very close by at...More

Thank reviewsRimportant
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2016

Thank you for your review ! One has to stand next to/close to an Ostrich to really appreciate how big they are. Our tours give you lots of opportunities to get close to these amazing birds with all the interesting facts about their evolution and...More

Reviewed August 23, 2016

We took the tour around the farm: the tour guide was very nice and knowledgeable. Our kid did the ostrich ride and thus was the most funny and amusing part of the morning. I do recommend the tour to anyone interested in this.

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Thank Sonia A
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am pleased to hear you found the guided tour interesting and entertaining ! Ostriches are such unique and strange animals which makes them fascinating. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

Reviewed August 13, 2016

For the first rime in life I had a chance to ride and eat ostrich ar the warm and its wonderful!! The workers was kind and cheerful. However, there was a noisy sound from the construction to expend the restaurant whiche is not very nice....More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to hear that you had a wonderful time with us and found the staff to be helpful and friendly. I am sorry for the inconvenience caused by the extension of our restaurant. We are now finished...More

Reviewed August 12, 2016

very interesting visit to these strange but adorable creatures! best bit was when my daughter got to ride one around the yard! so funny! very interesting and informative visit, would defo deserve a visit.

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2016

Thank you for your review !I am pleased to hear you found your guided tour to be fun and informative ! They are such elegant creatures and adorable as you say. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

It was only the three of us and we were told after we had bought our ticket that there was to be no riding the ostrich that day...we were looking forward to,it as they advertise it on their web site. The guide was informative and...More

Thank leonchang
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to know you enjoyed your visit although there was no riding. We do not guarantee the riding and say so on our website. If it rains or has rained and the ground is wet and slippery...More

Reviewed August 9, 2016

We so enjoyed visiting Safari Ostrich show farm. Our guide Aurora was friendly and informative. My children loved the ostriches and that they could touch and feed them.More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2016

Thank you for your review ! We want to make the guided tour of our ostrich farm fun and informative and therefore I am glad your kids liked the inter-active part where they could touch them and also feed the ostriches. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Travelled with a 13 and 10 year old. They were thoroughly engaged during the tour and learned a good deal about the birds. Laughed a lot during the feeding and the riding. Ate lunch at the cafe - fast service and excellent food. I recommend...More

Thank Kate W
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to know you and your family found the tour to be interesting and fun. We pride ourselves on quick good service and with this in mind I am also glad to hear you enjoyed the food...More

Reviewed August 6, 2016

A beautiful tour and in depth look at all things from eggs to full grown ostrich. Tour into the fields allowed you to see first hand the size of these amazing creatures. Thank you for an incredible day.

Thank Langwhang69
Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2016

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to know you found your guided tour of our working farm interesting and informative. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

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BabyG-inaBottle
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Response from travella2016 | Reviewed this property |
We were on a group tour, I would presume if you were an individual or couple you could alter your booking but I would not take that for granted. I would check out their internet webpage & see if they have a contact email... More
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voyagelady
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Response from Jimmy L | Reviewed this property |
We went by car, dont know about tours. No race but you can feed, touch and ride them (age/weight limit)
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Response from Billy E | Property representative |
Good Day , our definition of a child is : 4 years to 14 years of age. 3 years (toddlers) and younger are free of charge but we charge children's rate for the guided tour if the person is 4 to 14 years old.
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