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Gumtree Guest House

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had some problems with our booking at another B&B and ended up at Gumtree instead. Sometimes lady luck favors you. We had a great stay.. Fantastic hostes, nice bar to sit and chat with the other guests. Rooms are very nice and have everything you need. Great breakfast. All locally sourced food gives an extra taste and the right... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It felt like i have been chosen Gumtree Lodge as my choice of stay for years!! Mind you, this was my first stay and definitely will be my first choice of stay in my future trips to oudshoorn. They were kind to meet me outside of normal check in hours. Still had the the patience and time to chat with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply put, the stay at the Gumtree was outstanding. When I arrived, I was promptly and warmly greeted by the owner Phil who took the time to make sure I traveled safely. From there he showed me to the room that was well appointed and clean. After I settled into the room, Phil informed me that he and his wife... More 

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Woerden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent guesthouse , with very friendly owners. Nice room & clean. In the middle of the center with very Nice restaurants. Breakfast was very good ! Overall a very good stay !!!! They gave us also very good information About oudshoorn and what to do !!

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Purmerend, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

We stay here to visit the kango caves and a ostrich farm. Phil and Liz are very helpful people. Even when we want to Braai he helped us out. The rooms are clean and nice. We have had a great stay here.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We had a very enjoyable stay at Gumtree Guest House. The proprietors were very engaging, and offered some good dining and entertainment options. While the inn is in the city, it feels quiet and secluded, due to the landscaping and how it is situated.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Phil and Linda were wonderful hosts who gave us loads of great tips during our 3 night stay. Breakfast was lavish and we enjoyed drinking something at the bar in the evening before walking to one of the many dinner options nearby. They were also very friendly helping us planning the rest of our trip. Well worth a visit!

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The Gumtree Guest House was such a delight to stay in. Our hosts were warm and welcoming and were full of good advice re where to eat and places to go. The rooms were very clean, comfortable and well kitted out. The gardens were well kept and had it been summer we would have taken advantage of the pool area.... More 

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Letsitele, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Comfortable, clean, friendly, helpful, beautiful decorated, close to restaurants, Safe to walk to restaurants in main street, Excellent breakfast. Staff very friendly and helpful. Beautiful gardens and swimming pool. Highly recommend it to stay there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Very hospitable stay at this lovely B&B. Lovely well equipped room. Lovely breakfast. Easy walk to local restaurants. Would stay here again. The bar is a nice touch. Lots to do in the local area. Would recommend.

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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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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: $59 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gumtree Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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