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Safari Ostrich Show Farm

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What a delightful hour we spent here Our guide , CJ I think from the photo board, did a very good... read more

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PipPaul W
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A great fun experience for the whole family

We checked various ostrich farm websites before we booked at Safari Ostrich Show Farm. We were... read more

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Safari Ostrich Farm, established in 1956, welcomes you to the ostrich capitol of the world - Oudtshoorn. On arrival, you will meet one of our professional guides, who will take you on an unforgettable tour, where you will learn more about these...more
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R328 Road | 6 KM From Oudtshoorn Towards Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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What a delightful hour we spent here Our guide , CJ I think from the photo board, did a very good job with a mixed english German group. It was surprising how curious the ostriches were. Good visit

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We checked various ostrich farm websites before we booked at Safari Ostrich Show Farm. We were particularly pleased to read about the outreach work they do supporting the wider rural community and wanted to make sure our money would go to helping this aspect of...More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! We decided some 10 years ago to support the little Primary school and creche/play school in our area since they were struggling to meet the kids basic needs with regards a adequate education and social upliftment of the kids...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The guides are very professional with a good sense of humor. The tour is very informative and interactive. You get up close and personal with the birds, you are able to feed and touch the ostriches. All together very enjoyable. There is also very well...More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! We want our tours not only to be informative and educational but also fun with many opportunities for natural interaction with the amazing birds. Our shop at reception probably has the biggest range of ostrich leather handbags anywhere in...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience and excellent value for money. Our guide was very knowledgeable and it was a pleasure to experience this day

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to hear you had a great experience whilst visiting us and found your guide to be professional and knowledgeable. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lovely visit encountering the ostriches. We bought a couple of decorated eggs from the shop. We also has an ostrich steak lunch served outside in a relaxed setting.More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! I am pleased to know you had a great experience and lovely time with us. We are based just 10 minutes derive outside of the town of Oudtshoorn (ostrich capital of the world) in a semi-desert area which is...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great guide, with good knowledge and entertaining delivery.Learnt a lot more than I expected about the history of ostriches and there farming.

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! I am particularly pleased to know we could exceed your expectations and that you had a great time whilst visiting us. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

Reviewed 4 days ago

It was very Nice to meet en feed the ostriches. We got a lot of information and even road trough the farm with a train to see them very close!More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review ! The part of the tour where we allow our visitors to feed the big birds is great fun and a awesome photo opportunity. One of the unique features of our guided tour compared to other "tourist" farms is the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour is nice and the guide is funny. You learn much about the ostriches and you can even feed or hold the babies. Also you can ride them if yiu want but I don't know if that's animal friendly that's why I give 4...More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I think you posted your review to the wrong ostrich farm - we do not allow our visitors to ride our ostriches and prefer to focus on the natural interaction with the big ancient birds. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never thought I could learn so much about ostrich like I did on this tour. The Safari is nice, ostriches are such curious animais, and the place itself is really nice. There are shop, restaurant, snack bar... and you can’t leave without trying the...More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review ! We aim to enrich our visitors' appreciation of these interesting birds and by default how amazing nature is. I am glad to know you had a great time with us and enjoyed your safari experience so much. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow I thought that I knew everything about ostriches until I went on the tractor tour. I learnt of whole bunch of new facts that I did not know. Thanks for a wonderful tour. The restaurant was great and so too the lovely steaks. I...More

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Billy E, Manager at Safari Ostrich Show Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review ! I am glad to hear we could enlighten you more about these amazing animals and their unique behaviour. I am also pleased to know you enjoyed the lunch with us. Thank you for your visit and feedback.

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Sonja K
26 August 2018|
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Response from Billy E | Property representative |
Dear Sonja - we do not offer ostrich riding on our farm - we prefer to focus on the natural interaction with the amazing birds- there is also no racing of ostriches done at Safari Ostrich Farm. - Billy Engelbrecht - Safari... More
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Radhika G
29 June 2018|
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Response from Gregory T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, i was just recently there, great place and great staff. Majestic birds!
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Claire M
12 October 2017|
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Response from Billy E | Property representative |
Hi- Our tours run every hour on the hour from 08h00 until 16h00 when the last tour of the day starts. You do not have to book but if you do book online via our website you will receive a discount on the tour rate... More
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