Swartberg Country Manor

Address: Farm Voorbedacht Matjiesrivier, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 01312, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Farm Voorbedacht Matjiesrivier, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625, 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

    Monty Python goes with us to Oudtshoorn

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

    3 comments, 25 photos

    ... plans would be communicated to David. We headed off with the bus and loaded trailer and were joking about what David might do if he came out to find no bus and trailer. We were about 200m. down the road, still contemplating what his reaction might be…..when the driver Vivian says he's chasing us!!

    We looked around to see David sprinting, jumping down embankments, ...

    Oudtshoorn and elephants

    A travel blog entry by aandameetworld on Aug 30, 2013

    9 photos

    ... had a huge 'ostrich boom' - everyone was growing rich. Now there are still ostrich farms - just not as many rich people. It rained while we were there which made ostrich farm tours a no go - "you cannot saddle a wet ostrich". But we ate scrambled ostrich eggs (like chicken egg), ostrich BBQ and ostrich jerky. Apparently you can do a hard boiled egg but ...

    Swartberg Pass Loop

    A travel blog entry by parleusted on Feb 27, 2013

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... the top of the pass were as spectacular as its reputation promised. The road descending on the other side was paved and proved to be equally endless. We wondered how we would have fared if we had ridden this route on a bicycle 56km back to the lodge. We were thankful to our Dutch friends for driving the full route including the difficult Swartberg Pass that tested the power of the small car with four adults inside.

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    Braiiiiiii :)

    A travel blog entry by flickandlucy on Nov 08, 2012

    33 photos

    ... so he soon stopped :) That evening we had a farewell Braii for the interns Kim and Demi at the house with Craig, Garrett, Adrian and Garth. Was a fun night with good food and company and even better music ( of course it was my phone playing ;)). Me and luc polished off a bottle Amarula, The African baileys....yummy.

    Day 2 - Woke up feeling like death :( Cannot drink on a schools night so decided to go in at 10am :) At the ranch we made silk and meal ...

    Ostrich Farming in Oudtshoorn

    A travel blog entry by justln on Jun 04, 2012

    13 photos

    ... kitchen she has a very warm feel to it. She makes the best savory and sweet crepes.

    We then met her neighbor who took us on a tour of his ostrich farm which was enlightening. Ostriches are very difficult to raise, and with the bird flu rampant, it's hard to export the meat these days. Only 7% of the South African population can afford to eat ostrich meat. The other 93% ...