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Gumtree Guest House

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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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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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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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Solingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

The Gumtree Guesthouse run by Linda and Phil offers a very good accommodation and a terrific breakfast. The owners are very friendly and will support you while you’re planning your excursions into the neighborhood.

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Letsitele
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Phil & Linda was very friendly and helpfull. They made our stay very pleasant, they defnitely have a personal touch. There were nothing to complain about. Breakfasts were excellent, and they did recommendations as to where to go or where to have dinner and what to do in and around town. They are very good ambassodors for Oudtshoorn and surroundings!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We enjoyed our stay very much, nice room, a neat place with everything you need. The breakfast was perfect and the suggestions for excursions and dinner by Phil and Linda were really awesome. The room was even provided with line adapter. Oudtshoorn is a nice town with plenty of shops which you should visit, the Cango Caves were formidable!

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We were in Gumtree Guest House for one night. Phil is very friendly and helpful. He makes his job professional. Naomie made a very good job too. We feel very comfortable there. The breakfast was made with love and was very delicouis. The Gumtree Guest House has a lovely garden with a small pool.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We were welcomed and showed to our room (which had been upgraded), and were very pleased with the room. It was well designed, and had air conditioning, a lovely bathroom, and a small fridge. There was also a small TV that we could watch from the bed. Phil and Linda were very friendly and welcoming, and we received a lovely... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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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: $51 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gumtree Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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