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De Zeekoe Farm

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Relaxing stay, fascinating experience

A great place to stay for a taste of the Karoo. Our cabin/lodge was well equipped in a peaceful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lis L
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Meerkat Experience

We didn't stay at De Zeekoe, but we did do the Meerkat Experience with them. It was amazing and we... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Barbie48025
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to stay for a taste of the Karoo. Our cabin/lodge was well equipped in a peaceful setting. We were unfortunate that as result of drought it was no longer a lakeside setting! The staff were excellent - welcoming, friendly, courteous and helpful....More

Thank Lis L
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We didn't stay at De Zeekoe, but we did do the Meerkat Experience with them. It was amazing and we were able to see 8-10 Meerkats in the morning. It was cold because we were there in the winter, but they gave us coffee and...More

Thank Barbie48025
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We have already rated the lovely Zee Koe Farm. TripAdvisor does not seem to recognise the Wildehondekloof Reseve. It should. The reserve is set in the stunning Swartberg mountains with breath-taking views. It has all sorts of astonishingly confiding antelope and opportunities both for game...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

What a lovely time we had here. There was live music with a man that also played the pan flute. A lovely meal with friendly staff and an overall great experience, well done !!

Thank MarkFairhurst
Reviewed 21 October 2017

A lovely out of the way spot on route from Capetown. Our room was lovely lodge style and we were welcomed back to warmed beds on a cold night after a delirious supper. Great not to have to head into town to find dinner. We...More

1  Thank kmhe517
Reviewed 8 October 2017

After a long drive from Jeffreys Bay, we were greeted with a warm welcome and drink. The facilities at the main complex are spread out so you can find your own piece of the world to relax. Unfortunately it was a little hard to use...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

...warm and friendly attitude and respect of owner and staff, towards visitors and nature alike, I have experienced here at De Zeekoe. The team at the front desk as well as the service staff; never overbearing, yet always available with good advice, a smile and...More

Thank Mariana F
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Rooms are spacious and well looked after, comfortable beds and welcoming drinks. The staff are friendly and well trained. Breakfast was a fully stocked buffet and delicious! Only critique would be that clean plates aren't changed over fast enough and should be hot plates to...More

Thank MoniqueV2806
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Beautiful venue, we had a few problems initially which were sorted out, would definitely recommend this venue, and their food is awesome.

Thank jackiebutt
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Had to get up at the crack of dawn but it was worth it and also enjoyed a lovely sunset. Very well organized; a very interesting and enjoyable experience with a guide who is passionate about the Meerkats

Thank Judy H
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We went with the company "Meerkat Adventures" based at Oudtshoorn, South Africa. There is no hand feeding or touching. It is set up so you can observe wild animals going about their normal morning activities from a... More
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