Yamkela Guest House

95 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn to Knysna

A travel blog entry by larrylyn


... magnificent drive up and over the mountains toward the Indian Ocean and entered the town of George, situated on the ocean. Beautiful homes dot the hillsides overlooking the ocean while behind them are a series of lakes fed by rivers coming down from the mountains. Again it is hard to believe that we are in Africa as this area could be situated in California, Hawaii, France, Portugal ..... anywhere with sea views ...

Bump in the road

A travel blog entry by shamiandlauren


... we got there we had clearly missed our flight and being a small regional airport on Saturday, the whole airport was closed! Not an ideal situation :( We had to drive to a nearby conference center/hotel to use their wifi and get in touch with our travel agent, Marianne. She responded right away and was so incredibly helpful. In no time she had rebooked our flights for just a ...

Tigers, Meerkats and Lemurs - Animals Galore :)

A travel blog entry by cats-adventures


... quarter of the dish and took the remainder home with a small chance I or maybe Laura may have some tomorrow.

Our first day on the ranch was a chance for us to see the ranch and do all the encounters with all the animals; a blimming good day! After a quick intro from Tamz and Bianca, we went to the ranch and took a tour from one of the guides along with some public members before our animal encounters. We went in with the cheetahs, 8 month old ...

Our final Game Drive and on to Oudtshoorn

A travel blog entry by theclaytons


... the side of the vehicle which unnerved one if the lions and started heading towards us. David took control of the situation and all was well. This morning we were up at 5.30 am again to head out alone with David. This time we headed to the reservoir (it covers an area of 4 hectares) to see if we could find the hippos. Loads of birds including Cape Geese, Couts, Fish Eagle but no hippos this time. We did however see ...

Happy Halloweeeeeen!! :)

A travel blog entry by flickandlucy


... use of their hands and it seemed to work.... a bit...although the cheeky little things did use their mouths more :) v cool though and one of the lemurs has a little baby on her back :) the next task was a bit gruesome and some of you may say, we are forensics so we should be phased by blood but its different when its animals :( We went to the Blood and cut some ears off severed donkey and horses heads. we then placed them in big ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 95 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn, is near Cango Wildlife Ranch, Boschendal Manor & Winery, Cango Ostrich and Butterfly farm, and Highgate Ostrich Show Farm.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding