Montagu Country Hotel
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and then a clicking noise from Kirsty. We
stopped to try to find out what was wrong and ended up with me
driving and Mike walking alongside trying to hear what was wrong. In
the end we phoned for a tow truck at midday. We ended up sitting by
the side of the road and at 10 pm we gave up and went to bed. ...
... vegetation and the views were excellent, but the animal life was no where. Maybe we were just unlucky, but we really saw nothing. This completely changed when we left the park to get some lunch and we saw Cranes, Bontebok, Raptures and more Guinea Fowl on the exit road leading out from the park. Unfortunately every animal was a fair distance away from us.
We enjoyed another good meal in the warm sunshine at the Old Gaol and got some dinner ...
Montagu was more of a quaint village and we stopped off at the dried fruit factory and drove around a bit. We had been advised to explore the adjacent towns of Robertson and Bonnievale. However, we found these a bit boring and there was nothing to see. It was the surrounding landscape and vineyards that were beautiful. As we were in wine country, we decided to do a wine tasting session. Tom ordered the wine ...
Swellendam is the fourth oldest town in the Republic of South Africa. When the Dutch East India Company established a replenishment station at the Cape in 1652, trade continued inland as far as Swellendam. In 1743 Swellendam was declared a magisterial district, the fourth oldest in South Africa. This outlying settlement soon became ...
Monday 10th. Marula Lodge, Swellendam. We ate a hearty breakfast this morning, on the terrace by the pool at Marula Lodge. Trouble is we're just not used to sharing our lives with other people after a week of living out in the wilderness. It's like a convention of the EU on the terrace here...there's Germans, Dutch, French, Brits... So we scooted off to Bontebok National Park as quickly as we could. It's just the other side of the N1 motorway from Swellendam town. But ...