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Garden Route

South Africa
+27 21 935 4800
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Reviewed 8 November 2014

Flew emirates. longish flights via Dubai hub, but compared to BA, its no contest, picked up car & straight on to Beautiful Hermanus. The Windsor hotel rooms at the front offer great whale watching and are in a super location, usual excellent value dining in...More

21  Thank buckle-bugs
Reviewed 13 August 2014

the Garden route is beautiful and scenic, take if you have time to drive slowly and enjoy the ride. The ultimate is from Durban to Cape Town, stop over at the small towns along the way

19  Thank TravelFeetZA
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Feb and March are good months to visit with long hot days and very little rain. One of the best drives is along the 7 passes road between George and Knysna with a few Baines bridges if you are into history. Buffalo Bay is worth...More

11  Thank payback21
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

We were concerned about a self drive in South Africa as we are nervous drivers. but the Garden Route has good roads, awesome scenery and plenty of people around. Knysna is a must and the surrounding area has plenty to see and do for families....More

14  Thank zannaevans
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Great scenery... Great accommodation... N2 road very good... Great Food...Ever Changing... Travelled from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth over 9 days... Take your time !!!!

3  Thank Wilso83
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We drove from Knysna to Cape Town as we wanted to see part of the Garden route. This part was not special. Knysna and Mossel Bay has nice parts but if you are expecting this to be a very beautiful and scenic drive, you will...More

9  Thank Vivek K
Reviewed 5 April 2014

I actually wrote reviews of all the individual things we did and places we stayed on our tour of the garden route of South Africa before I ever thought of reviewing the route itself. It is a beautiful, comfortable and safe part of South Africa...More

13  Thank RandyRoss
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Is a place worth visiting. very beautiful ...a lot of backpackers on the way for a stop over.i liked wilderness, mossel bay, jeffery's bay,Durban, and my personal favorite was coffee bay

5  Thank Florence K
Reviewed 5 February 2014

We were a party of four driving from Cape Town to Shamwari Game Reserve east of Port Elisabeth. Places we visited on the way - Cape of Good Hope, penguins at Boulders Bay, Hermanus, Wilderness, Plettenberg Bay. We did stray off the main road a...More

2  Thank monn53
Reviewed 17 October 2013

Thanks to all the advice received on here, that enabled me to plan such a comprehensive trip We landed in Cape town early, after a terrible BA flight ( why is it none of the IFE systems worked in many seats near us, likewise on...More

61  Thank buckle-bugs
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9 August 2017|
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.
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!
Barbara F
5 April 2017|
Response from gustek24 | Reviewed this property |
We just had an ordinary sedan which worked just fine for us.