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East London
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Pension was lovely. The cottage we stayed in was beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean, very spacious and warm from the under floor heating. The hosts Venita and Errol made us feel very welcome. The breakfasts were amazing. We had a wonderful stay.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very attentive hosts and a great homely feel about the guesthouse. Everything you needed was available at the guesthouse and the hosts offered some very good advice and services. We enjoyed the use if the living room and felt safe and secure.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Guys Great review THANK YOU!!! Trust the rest of your trip was an awesome one and hope to see you in our beautiful country and back in Oudtshoorn at some stage in the future - the bike rides beckon!!! Warm regards Errol and Venita More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our two nights here. The Cango caves nearby (spectacular!) and Swartberg pass (steep, high and a little scary!) were well worth visiting. Our hosts, Errol and Venita, were most helpful and considerate, and good company.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Margaret My apologies for the late revert! Thanks soooo much for the beautiful review and trust that you are back home safely and planning your next holiday!! Kind regards Errol and Venita More 

Gemert, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Our stay for one night was too short actually. The garden and pool was very nice and lot of activities in surroundings. Very good beds and very spacious and nice bathroom. We stayed with our kids in The Cottage. We couldn't swim as water was too cold in May.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Greetings from a now even cooler Oudthsoorn - winter is almost here! Thanks so much for the wonderful review and hope that when you come back it is in the summer so you can really enjoy the pool and gardens! Warm regards Errol and Venita More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

B&B accommodation doesn't get better than this!!! It's an absolutely stunning property, beautifully maintained & run by very genuine warm hosts. And if you are a cycling enthusiast, then you simply have to stay here...

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

THANKS!! And if by chance as mentioned cycling appeals to you talk to us and we'll arrange some leisurely riding in the beautiful surrounds of Oudtshoorn! Keep well and until next time! More 

rishon lezyon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a rainy day, our plans will be canceled. Not a good start already. The hosts have given us feel at home. The owner invited us for a drink and we talked about the trip until we got to him, he was positive and friendly. . The garden was magical, Herol bar was near the berd bar, all... More 

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Apologies for the late response but just a short note to thank you most sincerely for the great review - and Venita and are are pleased that the love we have for our business and clients shows!! Until we hopefully welcome you back! Warm regards Errol and Venita More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Were we surprised when we arrived! The photos do it little justice. An open, gorgeous property, gorgeous and well kept rooms, lovely garden and even lovelier hosts. Breakfast was delicious. Highly recommended

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

THANKS for the review - perhaps we need to update the photos but as a marketing man I'll always believed in under-promising and hopefully over-delivering! Hope to welcome you back in the future! Warm regards More 

Tel Aviv District, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Stayed only 1 night yet enjoyed the nice accomodation at the cottage house, spacious rooms with a nice common living room, fully equipped with fireplace, TV, many books and box games. Every detail is taken care of: the design of napkins and white linen with feathers upon pillows, the small flowers and food decorations assompanying breakfast, personally served to fit... More 

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Guys! Thanks sooooo much for the awesome review and hope that we can meet again sometime in the future Here's hoping the rest of your travels were safe and a great SA experience! Until the next time!! Warm regards Errol and Venita More 

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

The room was spacious with a beautiful new bathroom. The breakfast served around the pool was superb. The guest house is located in a lovely tree lined quiet setting. Will definitely stay there again.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks a million for the great review and do hope that we see you in the future on a next visit ! Kind regards Errol and Venita More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

A very professional operation in an early 20th C villa with a modern outbuilding to house the guest rooms. Everything was immaculate, from our well equipped bedroom and huge bath to the luxurious guest sitting room and the beautifully tended gardens and pool. A handsome old property in a convenient location in a prosperous, safe residential district just outside the... More 

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Greetings! Hope this finds you well and thank you so much for the wonderful review ....... travel safe and until we meet again! Warm regards Errol and Venita More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on an acre in a quiet leafy suburb in Oudtshoorn, La Pension provides the perfect setting. Relax in the magnificent park-like gardens or enjoy sundowners at the large sparkling pool with sauna and bar in close proximity. Tastefully decorated spacious en-suite rooms offer both self-catering and B&B accommodation. A choice of indoor and outdoor BBQ facilities.La Pension is centrally situated, within easy walking distance of excellent restaurants and a short drive from Ostrich show farms and the renowned Cango Caves.For bird lovers a great variety of different species - often a cacophony of sound as they play and feed at well located feeders.Described by many guests as a little piece of paradise - rated by the Tourism Grading Council as " Superior Accommodation" and by the AA as Superior in the Guest House/B&B self-catering categoryCome and experience a memorable "home away from home" experience with Errol and Venita ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Pension Guest House

Address: 169 Church Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: $67 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Pension Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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