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Garden Route

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“ostrich farm” (7 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are hiring a car and driving anywhere on the main road between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth (in fact anywhere in the East or West Cape....be VERY VERY careful of your speed. Do not go over 2 digits over of the speed limited....More

Thank Clifford M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Wow we travelled the garden route wat a fantastic experience got to see baboons on the way with their babys. Long on going roads with wildlife on route its out of rhis world. Also seeing little villages n towns on the way n meeting the...More

Thank Juliewebb1
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We only have three weeks in RSA. One week in Cape Town and Paarl for a wedding, a day in Oudst for the caves, three nights in Plettenberg for the Garden Route and then onwards. One could spend forever on the GR, there are so...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

This was a wonderful holiday which was a retirement gift from my son who came with me. The only down side was having to travel world traveller on BA who are probably now below Ryan Air in terms of service and comfort, in my opinion....More

Thank sussexc0aster
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Spectacular scenery and really good roads. We hired a car from Cape Town and drove via the Garden Route to Port Elizabeth. It was safe and everyone we met were friendly and helpful.To do this trip justice you need at least 10 days. We did...More

1  Thank Anthony C
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Travel guides disagree on the length, starting and ending point of this route. The leader of our 18 Day Kaleidoscope of South Africa tour described it as a spectacular drive from Port Elizabeth, through Tsitsikamma National Park, Plettenberg Bay, Knysna, and The Wilderness to Mossel...More

3  Thank CJW913
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Daughter and I visited the Garden Route in December 2017. We were a little anxious about travelling alone, but have felt safe, and South Africa is a wonderful country. Make sure you have small change to tip petrol pump and parking attendants. We started by...More

2  Thank HandBaggageTraveller
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We began our Garden Route tour with Bryan picking us up from the Table Bay Hotel in Capetown. He was very sociable, and gave us a lot of information from the moment he picked us up until he dropped us off 4 days later at...More

2  Thank pe4all4
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Such a long route started after Cape Town all the way crossing many beautiful places. I went on Garden Route Trip for 10 days to Knysna, George, Elizabeth Port, Agulhas and back to Cape Town. A lot of fun. Many stops in every city for...More

Thank Abu_Firas_11
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The best place to stay in Cape Town is on or very close to the Waterfront as it has many shops, cafes and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. The three hotels in the Waterfront area (Cape Grace - where I stayed on business...More

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8 January 2018|
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Response from Anthony C | Reviewed this property |
You will definitely will not see much in 3 days, you'll be too busy driving to get each destination. If you are in Cape Town then a good trip would be down to Knysna. Beautiful little town with lots of places to stay and... More
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london702
9 August 2017|
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Response from TravelReviewer1983 | Reviewed this property |
I would highly recommend a self-drive, especially that you can rent a car for $20USD per day. We did it in the end of July and had a great time and decent weather.
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Maldivesb0und
10 June 2017|
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Response from Maldivesb0und |
Hi Viewsforme many thanks for your reply, lots of good suggestions there, looking forward to researching them. Will update if the trip comes off!
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