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Cape Town Ostrich Ranch

#62 of 225 things to do in Cape Town Central Features Animals
Westcoast Ostrich Ranch | Van Schoorsdrif Road Philadelphia, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 972 1955
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Westcoast Ostrich Ranch | Van Schoorsdrif Road Philadelphia, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 972 1955

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If u r looking for some fun time for kids, this place tops the list in cape town. U get to c a full grown ostrich skeleton other than lots of informative displays about ostriches. Get a chance to test the strength of ostrich eggs...More

1  Thank 1981vidu
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem on our doorstep offers a tranquil scenic and educational experience. For those who enjoy the delicacy of ostrich, this is the place. The restaurant offers a large variety of ostrich dishes dominating the menu but there is something for everyone. Its a...More

Thank Bev M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved it. The ranger who showed us round was very friendly and knowledgeable. We were able to feed the ostriches by hand and he was happy to answer our questions etc. We met Tom Thumb who is the worlds smallest Ostrich and we then...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The best of all. Tourism. Food and ostrich steaks. Unbelievable friendly. Just outside Cape Town, the Mothercity of South Africa, 40 minutes drive.

Thank staybyme
Reviewed 3 February 2017

An enjoyable visit with a good guide taking you through some interesting exhibits about ostriches. You can feed some ostriches, touch them and finally sit on the back of one for picture taking.

2  Thank Tina L
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Invited for lunch by a friend we first did the tour which was very interesting and educational. Look out also for the crocodiles and chetahs! Ostrich fillet was cooked to perfection and served with simple vegetables. Tried the "craft" gin & tonic from the micro...More

1  Thank SAtraveller61
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I have been a couple of times whilst showing guests around and each time they have purchased items from the shop. Very relaxed and a pleasant restaurant.

Thank Victoria1999
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Very touristy place but has potential if they offered a " locals are lekker " special on the menu like some tourist spots do elsewhere ... good food ... average prices ... guided tour a little expensive for a local person

Thank spotpro
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Ostrich Ranch is about 40 minutes from Cape Town on good roads. Amongst the hills with a good view of the distant Table Mountain one is truly in the country. Our interest was to have a lunchtime outing with friends. We started with beer...More

Thank jpvn78
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We drove the 30 kms distance from "V & A Waterfront" on the "N7 Highway" and realized that the ostrich farm was definitely in a completely isolated location from the normal public transport routes.Finally at 1030 hrs reached "Cape Town Ostrich Ranch" situated at Philadelphia,...More

1  Thank MumbaiRiders
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Hello Victoria1999, what is the best way to get to the ostrich farm? I do not drive.
14 February 2017|
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Response from IsabelleDDM | Reviewed this property |
hello Uber is a very good option.
annetjie b
What time do they open in the morning?
4 December 2015|
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How do I get there without car hire?
22 April 2015|
Response from Crys L |
Did you ever figure out the best way to get there?