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Wassenaar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to city centre, shops and restaurants. Amazing view and a nice deck with a pool. Phil and Linda are great hosts! They make you feel at home as soon as you arrived. Phil opens the bar at 17.0 for a sundowner before you leave for dinner in one of the great restaurants in 5 minutes walking distance....

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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Phil and Linda did their best to take care of us during our stay. They helped us with recommendations for things to do in and around Oudtshoorn and offered reservations when necessary. Breakfast was wonderful, as well as enjoying some time at their bar in the evening. Highly recommended!

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night at Gumtree on our way back to Cape Town. Phil and Linda were awesome hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them. They gave great advice about places to eat, were extremely welcoming, provided a wonderful breakfast and lovely sundowner get together in the evening. Would definitely stay with them again if we visit Oudtshoorn...

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Vienna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Phil & Linda are great hosts. They gave us valuable tipps for several tours around Oudtshoorn. The accommodation itself is well situated. Good restaurants in walking distance. We enjoyed our stay in this B&B a lot!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Gumtree having driven the garden route on the way to Cape Town. Our only disappointment was not staying more than one night! What a fantastic place to stay. Phil and Linda who run the guesthouse were lovely and we enjoyed a drink in the bar with them before going to dinner at Bello Cibo (which Phil kindly...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay and equally as pleasant as our first, a year ago. Phil and Linda welcomed us as old friends and we were made to feel quite at home. We stayed in the garden flatlet, same as before, and there was nothing to fault. Spacious rooms, very comfortable beds and this time the addition of satellite television....

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Woking
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Oudtshooorn. We had choosen GumTree to stay at predominately because of the excellent reviews we'd read on tripadvisor. Before we even arrived the owners were so helpful in helping us select a resturant for our first evening and booking that. Also making a sensible choice on our behalf of eating inside (it was cold...

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Essex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here after a long drive from Hermanus . Weather was hot and sunny so after being greeted by our hosts Phil and Linda , we unpacked and took advantage of the pool which was small and refreshing . Complimentary drink on the patio/deck and lots of chat . Wonderful hosts who made you feel welcome . They booked us...

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1Thank Trinnyessex
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful to stay in a guesthouse with such hospitality of the owners. Excellent stay and will definitely use them again. They booked us a restaurant which was very good and breakfast was wonderful, Very comfortable sleep

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Chonburi, Thailand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

arriving in a beautiful garden with a huge pooldeck makes you already feel relaxed good breakfast and very good service gives you a good start in the day the room is nice and well equipped and offers a view in the nice garden

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gumtree Guest House is one of the finest in Oudtshoorn, overlooking the Grobbelaars River and the historic Suspension bridge. This guest house offers luxury and charm, in the shade of a century old giant gumtree. Close to town but with a beautiful view, many restaurants and attractions are within 5-10 minutes walking distance for guests. Our rooms offer the comforts of air conditioning, ceiling fans, hairdryers, toiletries, beverage packs, electric blankets, TVs, tea/coffee trays and minibar fridges. Each room has its own external entrance. Amenities available to guests include laundry services, Wifi and Internet Access, and telephone/fax facilities. We are fully licensed and offer a cosy bar which is ideal for pre-dinner cocktails or post-dinner nightcaps and features a fireplace on chilly winter nights as well as satellite television. Our breakfast features as much locally sourced produce as possible and we offer Continental and cooked breakfasts. Barbecue facilities are available near the pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gumtree Guest House

Address: 139 Church Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: $63 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gumtree Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms seemed ok but ours was the one on the terrace by the bar and we couldn't fault it,”
 of 5 bubbles carolhills, Jan 31, 2016 | Read review
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