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De Opstal Country Lodge

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Rt 62 Schoemanshoek, Oudtshoorn 6620 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

This is a quirky hotel with rooms in rural lodges with modern bathrooms set in slightly strange garden where you expect to see garden gnomes. Not impressed with dinner which was rather uninspiring buffet. Breakfast was OK but service was variable – didn’t seem to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lorri D
Reviewed November 22, 2018

During a family holiday in South Africa we stopped over at De Opstal for two nights. We had been told in advance that there would a wedding so were somewhat ready for the inconvenience. The preparation for said event highlighted in a review by Vandyckclaret...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank diarmuid1892
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the De Opstal and found it to be quirky and rustic but very friendly and accommodating and very helpful staff. Breakfasts were good and we stayed in for perfectly adequate buffet one night and then to Black Swan restaurant for...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Confusion
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights. The lodge is easy to find - just left off the main road out of the town. People were friendly on arrival. The whole place is set in a very attractive environment with little lodges set amongst their gardens. Our lodge...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank sfergus1979
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Only stayed here for two nights but wish it could have been longer. All the staff from the owner to the gardeners were so pleasant, polite, friendly and helpful. The rooms are huge, well equipped with,a roll top bath and shower. The facilities around the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
Relive the past in the luxury of the present. De Opstal Country Lodge is the best choice for your stay in the county side of Oudtshoorn. The Lodge consists of a group of typical Little Karoo farm buildings, More beautifully restored and fitted with modern conveniences, set in a lush, beautifully maintained garden. The complex has a salt water swimming pool and a rustic restaurant where traditional breakfasts and hearty farm–style dinners are served. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
$115 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
De Opstal Hotel Oudtshoorn
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
$115 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
De Opstal Hotel Oudtshoorn
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
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Room & Suite (60)
Pool & Beach (15)
Dining (12)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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TrueBrit_10
November 15, 2016|
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Response from Garth J | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have free wifi which seemed to work well in our room as I have found that in some places where you are in a cottage/chalet away from the centre you are stumped.Hairdryer in the room.
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Sla40
September 18, 2016|
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Response from Nicolas V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they use "South Afrincan "plugs. you can buy adapters in any grocery shop for very cheap. They can also provde adpaters on request(Very common in south africa) There is a hairdryer in the room. There is free wifi in... More
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December 27, 2014|
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Response from Takeiteasytheworld | Reviewed this property |
What a pity you do not say what happened as usually there is a simple explanation when looked at rationally. Had NO similar problems when we stayed there and none of our group of 28 mentioned anything unusual.
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"Avoid any wedding!"
diarmuid1892
Nov 22, 2018
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"All the rooms are good"
JeffreyT236
Oct 23, 2018
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"Ostrich farm visit great"
atj12016
Oct 23, 2018
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"Any of the lodges are good"
CathM222
Oct 16, 2018
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