De Zeekoe Guesthouse Oudtshoorn

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Average rate: $36 - Hotel class: 4 stars
R62 wine route, Oudtshoorn, South Africa

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De Zeekoe Guesthouse Oudtshoorn Reviews

Manu32 Manu32
28 reviews
rather expensive Sep 09, 2014
The Zeekoe is a farm a bit outside of town. I learnt about them through a friend who stayed there and did the meerkat tour. We booked the cheapest room what still was quite expensive compared to what we had spent for accommodation the last weeks. When you arrive they greet you with tea or coffee and shower you with tons of information what to do in Oudtshoorn. In some places you get a discount (e.g. meerkat tour, ostrich farm). Our room was clean and quite special because the shower and bathtub were in the same room as the bed. The first night we ate at the Zeekoe. The food was good although a bit pricey. They have a fireplace outside which is really nice but it was too windy when we were there so no one used it. So all in all it was a very pleasant stay. The no go came in the end. When we overlooked the bill we saw that they forgot to charge the main courses and I was honest and told them so. We had a dinner package with starter, main course and dessert. On the next printout she wanted to charge the starters and dessert as well. When I told her she was still wrong she started to get touchy. In the end she still insisted on charging the dessert and we got tired of it and just paid that. She claimed this wasn’t part of the package although they told us something else in the beginning.
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De Zeekoe Guesthouse Oudtshoorn Overview

De Zeekoe Guesthouse Oudtshoorn is located 7 kilometers away from Oudtshoorn. It is a 2000 hectare and 4-star accredited Guest Farm with 3 overlapping flower zones.

The property offers 16 stylish suites opening onto cool verandas set in a lush indigenous garden with views of the Oliphant’s riverbed and mountains. 4 Secluded, amply equipped log cabins (built from removed alien poplar-wood to establish endemic brush) offer breathtaking views across De Zeekoe Lake.

Treat yourself to complete relaxation in the saltwater pool. Lie down under shady trees for a massage or facial treatment.

Daytime activities include habituated wild Meerkat tours on the reserve, farm tours, biking, self guided walk, canoeing, fishing and birding (162 species) stargazing in unpolluted African night skies. Spot the resident African Fish Eagle pair, subjects of a Western Cape Raptor Research Program at the University of Cape Town. At a neighbouring game reserve close by guests can walk freely among the African game. A historical sandstone church in the vicinity is perfect for a small wedding.

De Zeekoe Guesthouse Amenities

  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Mini Bar
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Garden
  • Mountain Biking
  • Water Activities
  • Fishing
  • Canoeing
  • Massage
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Pool Outdoor
  • Free Parking

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