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Rietfontein Ostrich Palace

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights here with our grandchildren. The location is quite remote but the scenery was magnificent with the mountains as a backdrop and the ambience so peaceful and natural. We had the old farmhouse, filled with with period furniture to ourselves where we...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We arrived at noon just "from the road" at this little paradise near the R62 asking for a visit to the Ostrich farm (which appeared to be the wrong time of the day). Instead of complaining about the disturbance at lunchtime, Elmaré, the landlady, offered...More

Thank Klaus W
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Very nice room, excellent food and surrounded by nature and peace & quiet. I whished we could have stayed longer and if we had known what a gem this place is, we would have booked more nights! Extremely enjoyable!

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We had a great experience visiting Rietfontein ostrich palace. It is a farm with beautiful old buildings,surrounded with red mountains. It is calm like piece of heaven. The food in the restaurant was gourmet. Our hosts were welcoming and charming.We recommend this place as a...More

Thank Atalia K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

What a lovely experience and well worth the detour off the garden route. Beautifully appointed rooms, wonderful meals cooked by the lady of the house and all in a traditional Dutch Architecture inspired farm.

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Breakfast included
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