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    The Overlook

    9 Von Wielligh Street, Keimoes 8860, South Africa
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    “braai area” (7 reviews)
    “great view” (5 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (4 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 49 reviews

    Reviewed October 21, 2017

    We had an unplanned stop in Keimoes, and were pleasantly surprised with the Lookover. Out host Eric was full of enthusiasm and a real people’s-person. The accommodation was reallly great- cozy, comfortable, very well equipped with attention to detail. We self-catered a braai at the...More

    Thank robert c
    Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded October 26, 2017

    Thank you for your outstanding review! It was a pleasure to meet you ! hope to see Y'all again!!! Eric

    Reviewed June 12, 2017

    The Overlook Safari Lodge is located atop a small hill in the beautiful little town of Keimoes. This elevated position above the town offers the establishment a stunning view over the vineyards to the Orange River beyond. Overlook consists of three thatched chalets all appointed...More

    Thank Rego426
    Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded June 14, 2017

    Thank you ever so much for your wonderful review! This feed back from you is so important to us. Glad you chose "The Overlook"!!! Your review keeps us at the top of our game and truly appreciate you taking the time. Thank you for your...More

    Reviewed June 9, 2017

    In January, we stayed there one night. The rooms have everything what you need and the view is marvellous. Because we weren't sure if we could find a restaurant in Keimoes so we asked Eric, a former chef, if he would prepare dinner for us....More

    Thank Jazzmin11_11
    Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded June 10, 2017

    Thank you for your thoughtful review! You were exposed to a heavy Asian/Indonesian influence in my cuisine. There are lots of artisan cheese,honey and even mushroom producers right here in the Kalahari. Our cuisine sets us apart from the rest. That and our view/chalets/pool. Compound...More

    Reviewed May 23, 2017

    Cottage was lovely, well equipped and clean View is beautiful Will be back Had a stunning breakfast on the deck We had not made a booking for our trip back to Cape Town and phoned on the off chance and no problem Eric & Anna...More

    Thank Rose676
    Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded June 11, 2017

    Thanx Rose! Only our pleasure! Hope to see you again soon! Cheerers Eric

    Reviewed May 19, 2017

    We have always treated Keimoes as a stopover between Cape Town or Johannesburg and some gamepark or country and keep on threatening to use it as a base to explore the islands in the river, the vineyards and the activities between Upington and Kakamas. This...More

    Thank TwobeAlive
    Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded May 20, 2017

    Thanx for your review!!! I'm actually reconsidering the Gemsbok in that chalet! Glad you had a great time! Hope to see you again soon!!!! Cheers! Eric & Anna

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Price range
    • $52 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Northern Cape >
    • Keimoes
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    "They are all good and all have excellent views."
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    "They are all the same, the one on the right (looking out) may be a bit more private."
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