Protea Hotel Riempie Estate

Address: PO. Box 370, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6620, South Africa | 1 star hotel
 
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This 1 star hotel, located on PO. Box 370, Oudtshoorn, is near Cango Wildlife Ranch, Boschendal Manor & Winery, Cango Ostrich and Butterfly farm, and Highgate Ostrich Show Farm.
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    Travel Blogs from Oudtshoorn

    Ostriches, caves and high mountain passes

    A travel blog entry by katherinecle on May 13, 2015

    11 photos

    ... are red in colour and the contrast with the vegetation is stunning. There are a very few hiking trails but the terrain is very rough and in the heat of the summer this would be a difficult trek.

    Thie good gravel road is just over one lane wide but traffic can travel the pass from both directions and has never been altered since it was built. This makes it easy to understand the challenges in both constructing the pass and travelling it ...

    Monty Python goes with us to Oudtshoorn

    A travel blog entry by wendy.batey on Sep 13, 2014

    3 comments, 25 photos

    ... squeeze through. Our 2 representatives returned weary but on an adrenalin high.

    The excursion to the ostrich farm was an experience…….mostly very interesting…some close encounters…massage , ‘kissing’ The riding was a little questionable but we all coped!!

    Dinner, featuring ostrich steaks and springbok pie was delicious.

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    Oudtshoorn

    A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen on Jul 05, 2013

    1 comment, 9 photos

    ... as:

    • They eat stones to help grind up the food in their bellies since they don’t have teeth.
    • The only way to tell a male vs. a female is by the color of their feathers (black vs. grey). They grow up to 220 pounds within their first year.
    • Ostriches have one mate for life and they will care after a baby ostriches that aren't their own, as long as they are younger than the other ostriches that they are caring after.
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    The Garden Route

    A travel blog entry by thesunroseclear on Nov 08, 2012

    20 photos

    ... than in many less affluent areas elsewhere in the country. I would also mention that here in Asia you would never get near these properties -- the whole island would be fenced, gated and guarded (same with many much less expensive neighbourhoods). Finally, one might be inspired to reflect on the decades of vicious public policy that allowed such luxury not simply to co-exist with a lack of basic human rights, but indeed to be built upon ...

    Monday again....Yay!!!

    A travel blog entry by flickandlucy on Nov 05, 2012

    28 photos

    Day1 - We started our day nice and early cleaning the Aviary where all the exotic birds and the Momasett monkeys live :) We then Helped Wayne clean out prickles the porcupine and Bambam and Betty the Meerkats. We then had some bonding time with Batman, Foxtrott and Foxtail the Bat eared foxes. After tea time we watched Craig train two of the cheetahs, Kwazi and luigi. We then picked some Hibiscus flowers and gave them to ...