Ivory Heights Guesthouse

17 Louis Botha Avenue, Somerset West, Western Cape, 7130, South Africa | Hotel
Prices starting from $132.00
 

Travel Blogs from Somerset West

Cape Town - Work Done

A travel blog entry by rockdoctor

... be related to the fact that our roads are "Union" built? Someone told me that it is only the Cape roads that are good in the hinterland they are reputed to be very bad? Hired a VW Polo 1.6 litre. Nice gearbox (ratios for first and second bad) reasonable power, but spongy suspension. Like driving a waterbed on wheels. Dashboard lighting fluorescent blue and red - Yuk! - not ...

Addo and Karoo National Parks.

A travel blog entry by timellis99

7

... hall. The brai unit on the veranda looks like the boiler for a 1920s apartment block. There's about 30 such buildings in the complex, and a reception/shop/restaurant unit that looks like a 5 star hotel. The place was built in 1989. I suspect it was a hugely subsidised last gasp of the apartheid regime, eager to show wealthy foreign potential investors what a great country South Africa was, when nearly all of the world's governments refused to have anything to do with the ...

The loong border crossing

A travel blog entry by rosewj

... around it was on and we were ready to go, stopping about 10 mins later at a services to be given chicken and chips! Got to the border about 1am and had to queue for a good hour to get out of S/A, before driving onto to the Zimbabwe border where we got in pretty quickly. But then we had to take all of the luggage off the bus and lay it on the floor for customs people to check. Took ages for anyone to actually come over, but then thankfully she ...

Ch e e t a h s

A travel blog entry by quest_of_a_foxe

6

... I drove through some of the poverty stricken areas which was quite astonishing actually. I got to the Cheetah Outreach and they were just about ready for me. The first thing they did was show me around and show me some of the other animals that they had there. They also have a dog breading program to raise heard protecting dogs to keep the farmers from setting traps which kill cheetahs. After that it was time for the encounters. The first ...

Thirty more minutes!

A travel blog entry by meganonece

14

... to the V.A. Waterfront. We looked like a pack of rampant hobo's, compared to the well dressed crowd there. Our mission was food and lots of it. We went to a place right next to the water called Greek Fisherman. I ordered baby sole and calamari, along with shrimp and a margarita (Happy Cinco de Mayo!) The view was amazing, yet again, and the food was delicious! My bill was the highest I've ever seen, thankfully it was in rands! After we ate we walked around the boardwalk. We saw a seal ...

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This hotel, located on 17 Louis Botha Avenue, Somerset West, is near Vergelegen Estate, Erinvale Golf Club, and Cedarberg Wilderness Area.
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