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La Pension Guest House

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169 Church Street, Oudtshoorn 6620 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to Oudtshoorn with no great expectation.The hospitality of Errol and Venita made us feel like home. We got Restaurant recommandation (even with all the menues of the restaurants). The breakfast was excelllent. We (Family with 2 Kids) can highly recommend the La Pension.More

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Response from Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review - ALWAYS wonderful to read how so many people arrive in Oudtshoorn with little expectation and often leave with the wish to come back ........ Hope the rest of your holiday in SA was a memorable experience Kind regards Errol...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best time ever with both off you, you get a 10 from us for hospatality and kindness.Thr rooms were great and we loved the garden and the cats.We did the meerkat tourCango cavesOstrich farm

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Response from Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks you soooooooooo much for the stunning review : and 10/10 is such wonderful feedback .......hope to welcome you back at some stage in the future Kind regards Errol and Vee

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for a night as we were passing through on the garden route, and what a lovely stay it was. The staff were chatty and kind, the room was clean and done up nicely, and the honesty bar was a...More

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Response from Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from Oudtshoorn and THANK you for the WONDERFUL review : MUCH APPRECIATED ......... trust the holiday continues to be a wonderful mix of all SA has to offer Until a next time! Warm regards Errol and Venita

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We stayed here in Oudtshoorn part of our trip along the Garden Route, La Pension was a great place to stay, warm friendly hosts,beautiful comfortable room,lovely and clean,breakfast was freshly cooked to order,..Garden was beautiful..location is ideal if you wish to visit the Cango Caves...More

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Response from Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks soooooooooo much for the awesome review and taking the time to post - we value EVERY one and the positive feedback serves to remind us and our staff why we LOVE doing what we do : as if we need reminding!!!! Look forward to...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018

Venita and Errol have a magnificent house, fantastic gardens and warm welcome. The house we stayed is very confortable and clean. We had a wonderful breakfast the following day while talking about the place with the owners.More

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Response from Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest HouseResponded July 18, 2018

WOW! We like the description - an oasis in the desert! And with the drought in the area now I guess you can call it a desert ....... without the dunes! Many thanks for the wonderful review and hoping that on a future holiday back...More

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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 ...More 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 Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$74 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$74 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
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Megan S
July 26, 2018|
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Response from Vee169 | Property representative |
Hi Megan I'm so sorry for not replying ...... am horrified to see that this was posted 27 days ago. My apologies - our establishment can accommodate 16 people in total with 2 family units which sleep 4 each and 4 units... More
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Jim P
January 30, 2018|
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Hi Jim Apologies for delay - we have Rooms 1 and 4 specifically which are KING size with option to have as 2 x singles Thanks and regards Errol and Venita
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"We had room 1 which was quiet and had the stoop outside to sit on."
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"We had room three which had a nice sitting area. My guess is they were all good."
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"The cottage has everything you need and some!"
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"We stayed in room 1, very comfortable. A bit of light aircraft noise in the morning."
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