Karoo Soul Travel Lodge & Cottages

170 Langenhoven Rd OR, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 170 Langenhoven Rd OR, Oudtshoorn, is near Cango Wildlife Ranch, Boschendal Manor & Winery, Cango Ostrich and Butterfly farm, and Highgate Ostrich Show Farm.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsKaroo Soul Travel Lodge & Cottages Oudtshoorn

    Reviewed by alecr

    very nice

    Reviewed Aug 21, 2013
    by (1 review) , Belgium Flag of Belgium

    Very nice backpackers, quite and charming place. Very very friendly lady and very willing to help.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by happydunk

    Great

    Reviewed Nov 28, 2010
    by (3 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Wonderful hostel womderful lady who runs it

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Karoo Soul Travel Lodge & Cottages Oudtshoorn

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
     

    Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn

    Caves and ostriches

    A travel blog entry by tomandgem on Apr 12, 2014

    8 photos

    ... was a bucket of grain by our feet, which we were expected to feed them with.


    Later in the afternoon, we headed back to the coast to Mossel Bay. We relaxed at the point of Mossel Bay amongst the rock pools with an ice cream. I found a quaint self catering apartment called Gewel Guesthouse, which gave us stunning views of the sea where we could watch the sunset. ...

    Shark Diving for Cass

    A travel blog entry by scshoben on Aug 14, 2010

    4 photos

    ... get bored. As I got cold, I got out the cage to grab a quick lunch. As I got out, a huge 6 meter female shark came by. She went for the food and missed which happens often. Sharks close their eyes when they bite for their pray. And if a cage is in the way, they bite the cage.


    During the trip, I saw one seal get chased by a shark. The seal won and got away but it was a solid 10 minute battle of chase. ...

    Put Your Head On My Shoulder

    A travel blog entry by boydandrose on Sep 27, 2009

    5 photos

    ... run; the other toe in the back is used for balance. They also have 2 stomachs and eat stones and other shiny materials to aid in their digestive system. An ostrich's neck is about 90 cm. (35 in.) long.

    An ostrich’s egg weighs 1.5 kg. (3.3 lbs.), is 2 mm. (0.08 in.) thick and can withstand a weight of over 100 kg. (220 lbs.) We stood on the ostrich egg and there is no problem of it breaking. An ostrich egg is the equivalent of ...

    Ostriches!!!

    A travel blog entry by ramrtw on Aug 13, 2008

    33 photos

    ... to feed the Ostrich out our hand and mouth, Rachel got an ostrich neck massage, we were able to stand on ostrich eggs. We actually wanted to find an Ostrich omelette for breakfast but had no luck - we also didn't look too hard since breakfast was provided at the hotel. One ostrich egg is equivalent to 24 chicken eggs! Who needs Wheaties in the morning when you can have an Ostrich omelette bigger than your head. After the ostrich farm, we were planning to go to the ...

    Cango Caves and Cheetahs

    A travel blog entry by fmh on Jun 06, 2007

    ... and cannot eat its prey straight away. At this point the prey could be taken by other opportunistic predators or the cheetah itself could be attacked. Cheetahs are endangered as they are one of the most visible big cats. They are not nocturnal and so are the scape-goat for farmers. Cheetahs are blamed for preying on livestock although this is only the case when the cheetah is sick or when cubs are orphaned before their mother has had the chance to teach them to ...