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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely property and garden - with super pool; good central location; very comfortable room and great breakfast. Our host was very friendly and helpful with lots of advice and recommendations. Highly recommended

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want to stay in Oudtshoorn then there is only one choice - La Pension. From the warm welcome with a refreshing drink to the last goodbye before you hit the road, everything is top notch. A large comfortable room, luxurious bathroom and a delicious breakfast, what more could you need. In a secluded location, but you can walk...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose La Pension for its location in relation to the Cango caves. Our room was lovely and the bathroom was very spacious. We had access to a large living room. Good size pool and nice gardens. The breakfast was excellent and the staff and owners were extremely friendly.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Once again a super stay. The rooms, breakfast, staff and of course Venita, make this place a must when in Oudtshoorne. My wife and I have stayed a number of times, and have always enjoyed the welcome and comfort of La Pension. It seems to improve each year. Here's to the next time!!

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

WOW! And yes on the comment re Venita - blessed to have such a wonderful wife and someone who runs the business with such passion .......... as well as the loyal and dedicated staff : we're thankful to note that in the 10 years since we bought the business we still have the original staff and of course a few...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful property. Excellent pool and gardens. If you want quality reelection then you will find it at La Pension Guest House. Some very good Restaurants close by. Very close to Cango caves and the ostrich farms.

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Kent
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had another enjoyable stay at La Pension. We stayed in the cottage. Very comfortable and spacious. Lovely gardens to relax in and large pool . Excellent breakfast. Friendly and helpful hosts . Several of the nearby restaurants had a shuttle service which were very popular

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Greetings! And thanks for choosing to stay with us again and for the fantastic review ............ MUCH APPRECIATED and hope that the pull of the Karoo and Oudtshoorn as a holiday destination sees you return !!!!!!! Kind regards Errol and Venita

Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of friends travelling through Africa, we booked over the internet. What a find! The accommodation and grounds were beautiful, well kept and maintained. You couldn't want for anything and after a day of driving it was just perfect. Everyone that worked there couldn't be more helpful, and were keen to share what they knew about their...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Janet gave us a very warm welcome. Our room was adequate with French windows to the garden and pool area and had a spacious and modern bathroom. Lovely swimming pool with very comfy sunbeds. Delicious breakfast with tables beautifully set with lovely cloths and napkins arranged around the pool. Great location with secure parking. Highly recommended.

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best place ever! We have been travelling a lot, but never experienced such hosbitality ever. It is a fantastic place, nice and relaxing. The owners and personel are so helpful and friendly. When you arrive you don't really see the need to go anywhwere else"only wild animals can drag you away" / Jansen-Svensson family

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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely, comfortable place to stay in a quiet residential area. Plenty of space for guests with their own sitting room, sun beds and pool bar. Menus for local restaurants are available, and some offer shuttle service free of charge, but if not then taxis are plentiful and cheap. Excellent breakfasts.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on an acre in a quiet leafy suburb in Oudtshoorn, La Pension provides the perfect setting. Relax in the magnificent park-like gardens or enjoy sundowners at the large sparkling pool with sauna and bar in close proximity. Tastefully decorated spacious en-suite rooms offer both self-catering and B&B accommodation. A choice of indoor and outdoor BBQ facilities.La Pension is centrally situated, within easy walking distance of excellent restaurants and a short drive from Ostrich show farms and the renowned Cango Caves.For bird lovers a great variety of different species - often a cacophony of sound as they play and feed at well located feeders.Described by many guests as a little piece of paradise - rated by the Tourism Grading Council as " Superior Accommodation" and by the AA as Superior in the Guest House/B&B self-catering categoryCome and experience a memorable "home away from home" experience with Errol and Venita ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Pension Guest House

Address: 169 Church Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: €75 - €130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Pension Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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