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Yamkela Guest House

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Gronsveld
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The owners were very nice and also advised us about things to do in Oudtshoorn and the planning of the rest of our journey. Safe place to park our Harley Davidson bikes. Very nice place to stay! Would certainly go back next time! Best regards, Luc, Jos, Marc, Jan-Piet, Henk, Gronsveld, Netherlands

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Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The staff were always very helpful. It was a relaxing stay in a small and friendly guesthouse with lovely light rooms, a small garden with pool. It is quiet and you wouldn't think you were in the middle of Oudtshoorn.

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1Thank canddg2017
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I spent just one night here but i loved it! I felt like home and the owners were very nice and friendly. The breakfast was also amazing. The internet connection didn't work so good but looking back that didn't bother me so much. Overall I had a very good experience here and I will certainly come back or recommend it.

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3Thank Cristina A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Yamkela is a lovely guesthouse in the middle of Oudtshoorn, just a short walk from a variety of restaurants. The hosts are very welcoming and the rooms are beautiful, comfortable and clean. We would definitely visit Yamkela again.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I were on our honeymoon and stayed one night at Yamkela. We had an amazing experience and would definitely stay again. We were made to feel very welcome on arrival, our room was beautiful, private and clean and the location was excellent. We walked to a very nice restaurant that was close by for dinner and received...

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San Ramon, California
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night during our travels. We had a large room with twin beds on the second level with French doors and a small table & chairs outside looking over the pool and garden area. Bathroom had both a bathtub and shower (and was very large). We had a very nice breakfast in the morning. Everything about our stay...

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1Thank MCJ64
Cape Town
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had a fabulous stay. The rooms were comfy and spacious and the location was very central. We could walk to all the best restaurants, and Buffelsdrift Game Lodge was less than 10 minutes drive. Highly recommend!

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Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very welcoming host and hostess. The breakfast was very good eggs, sausages, fresh fruits. Just a little deceptive to say there is a pool since it is tiny. Room however was very comfortable and spacious

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A wonderful rest stop on our road trip along the R62 Route. Beautiful garden with neat,clean and comfortable rooms. A swimming pool and air conditioned room most welcomed in the 41 degree heat. Charl and Una are delightful hosts.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I was fortunate to stay at Yamkela Guesthouse while doing the garden route tour, my stay at the guesthouse was a very pleasant experience the room was very clean and welcoming the extra touches of the feathers in the towels was nice. The security was very comforting being as I was travelling alone. The choice of breakfast for breakfast was...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover serenity, luxury and privacy in the heart of the Klein Karoo at Yamkela Guest House. Our stylish and comfortable 4-star guest house is ideally situated in a quiet residential area, within easy walking distance from the center of town and several excellent restaurants. A sparkling swimming pool with wooden deck chairs is available for our hot and sunny days. We personally run our guest house assisted by our loyal staff. The tranquility of Yamkela will restore your soul and you will feel right at home with our friendly and professional service and special attention to our guests and their needs.All our elegant 10 double rooms are air-conditioned with an en suite bath room and its own private entrance. 5 rooms have a queen bed and a shower, 2 rooms have a queen bed and a bath, 1 room has two twin beds and a shower and 2 rooms have two twin beds and a bath. Rooms can’t accommodate more than 2 adults. In Room Amenities are 30+ Dstv channels, tea and coffee making facilities, bar fridge, hairdryer, safe box, fully serviced daily, strictly no smoking in rooms, no pets allowed. Other facilities are WiFi and off-street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yamkela Guest House

Address: P O Box 670, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: $76 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Yamkela Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for downstairs and working aircon - upstairs are loft rooms so super hot”
CathrynSouthAfrica, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Twin/bouble beds or shower/bath, it is all possible”
RobbertA, 14 Nov 2011 | Read review
“Request a courtyard room !”
CB810625, 12 Jun 2011 | Read review
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