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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“braai area”(7 reviews)
“great view”(6 reviews)
“self catering”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped over at The Overlook for a night on the way to the Kgalagadi. It was a 10 hour drive for us and naturally we were pretty bushed on arrival. Eric and Anna received us warmly and suggested we cool off...More

Thank martiwe
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Perfect overnight stop or base to explore the area. Very clean and well appointed. Owners very friendly and helpful. Beautiful views . Suites our requirements perfectly. Will make use of this venue whenever in the area. Highly recommended.

Thank piet517
Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for your outstanding review!!!!!! Hope to have you back soon!!!!!!

Reviewed 27 February 2018

The 3 chalets at The Overlook all have stunning views over the Orange River valley and vineyards. They are well-appointed and thoroughly equipped for a self-catering stay. But when Eric is around to cook for you, catering for yourself here would be like taking a...More

Thank Bushman595
Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you so much for the compliments! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us!!!! Hope to see you "next time" Eric

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

On our way from Jhb to Hondeklip baai with a stop over at this amazing and friendly venue, the super friendly and helpful proprietor Eric is always on hand, highly recommended stay, comfortable, well equipped. Great view.

Thank Siebert001
Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us and your accolades!!!!!!!!

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had an unplanned stop in Keimoes, and were pleasantly surprised with the Lookover. Out host Eric was full of enthusiasm and a real people’s-person. The accommodation was reallly great- cozy, comfortable, very well equipped with attention to detail. We self-catered a braai at the...More

Thank robert c
Response from theoverlook, Owner at The OverlookResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for your outstanding review! It was a pleasure to meet you ! hope to see Y'all again!!! Eric

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (4)
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"The chalets are all private and separated from their neighbours."
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"There is nothing to choose between the 3 chalets. They all have the same view."
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"They are all good and all have excellent views."
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"All the cottages have a lovely view"
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