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De Oude Herberg Country Lodge

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average8%
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“guest house”(3 reviews)
“en route”(2 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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Kitchenette
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

After a very bad experience in Zeerust, we booked a night at this oasis in the Karoo. Linda is just one fabulous person, so friendly....although we did not meet her as her dad needed to be rushed to hospital. But....Hermanus checked us in, gave us...More

Thank Suezette S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Kenhardt is just a little desert town with apparently little to recommend it other than a stop over. This lodge is not luxurious, but despite having a large team of Transnet staff also staying our host did everything she could to make us comfortable. Somehow...More

Thank Stephen T
Response from Lindah M, Owner at De Oude Herberg Country LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Good morning Stephen I want to thank you two for staying with us. I will most certainly love to see you again. We just started a new project that I want to tell you about to make sure you stay longer next time. We offer...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We wanted to get away from the main highways so took the R27 to Calvinia and spent a night enroute in Kenardt. We were delighted to find Linda and her converted school boarding house that is now a guest house. Linda is a great character...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Linda is a larger than life character who bought this converted school boarding house several years ago and has transformed it into a characterful oasis for the weary traveller. Each room is different, one is even decorated to give a shanty town feel with corrugated...More

Thank Surfari
Response from Lindah M, Owner at De Oude Herberg Country LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and that you like my décor style. Like you say, the area are really very safe with lots and lots of parking space. Having you here was our privilege and I hope we see...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Travelling with car and trailer it was a nice experience to stop here after a long drive. We pitched the tent close to the rooms and could use bathroom and toilet of one of the rooms. Even a small kitchen could have been used but...More

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Response from Lindah M, Owner at De Oude Herberg Country LodgeResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you, you two. It was so nice to have you here and that we could make a plan. It's our highest priority to have satisfied guests. Guests that become friends that you always will remember. Hope we see again some day Lindah

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Price range
US$38 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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"Many rooms to choose from, depends on personal preference."
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"We chose the room on the far left as you look at the guest house, with its own entrance & you can park..."
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"Ask for a room away from the kitchen area as other guests were somewhat inconsiderate and made a noise late..."
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