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Garden Route

South Africa
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Visited many places on this route such as . Capetown. Stellenbosh.Franchhok. Still bai. Knysna and many more if you need help get in touch.also know about city bus in the Cape.Still bai great b/b.also visit places of intrest. Stayed camps bay a week and rest...More

2  Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The roads are generally in excellent condition, driving on the left like in the UK is very handy, the petrol stations in SA are brilliant you don't even need to step out of the car, the attendants fill up for you and even clean your...More

1  Thank J H
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Been driving from Cape Town to Knysna and didn't expect that the road was in such good shape and fun to drive. You must drive this route if you wann experance more of South Africa

Thank MattiasGun
Reviewed 23 April 2017

In the month of October it was very nice to visit the Capetown, the journey between Cape Town to Knysna was very good. Though it was very far route we have choose to go via the Garden route to enjoy the journey. Our driver was...More

1  Thank niran10483
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We are a couple in our sixties, and we have just returned from our holiday in South Africa. We hired a car in cape town, and drove down the cape peninsula, then on to the coastal areas, plus Stellenbosch and Frankshoek. The driving was easy,...More

7  Thank chotinita
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We hired a car from Hertz at Port Elizabeth Airport on Friday evening the 09/09/16. When we collected the car it was dark and pouring with rain and the area where we collected the car from was very poorly lit, however, we inspected the vehicle...More

29  Thank Lorraine2209
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We rented a car in Cape Town. Drove out via Stellenbosch and Paarl stopping for wine tasting at Fairview winery (very nice restaurant and deli) and then further along at Graham Beck winery. Joined the N1 going east and at Worcester joined the N60 -...More

12  Thank gustek24
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This route is basically a big road surrounded by nice nature, but nothing breathtaking and certainly not what we were expecting. Long drive that most of the time really gives you nothing much to see but big bushes that replicate one after the other. I...More

8  Thank Shantih G
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a great drive but be sure to use a vehicle as its much to far to walk. There are lots of animals and trees and plants at time you can see the sea but at other times you can’t be carful driving at...More

7  Thank hillbilly62016
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We spent just three days driving the Garden Route. We would have enjoyed longer. Experienced Bed and Breakfast accommodation for the first time and enjoyed all three of the places we booked through Portfolio Collection

10  Thank John F
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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.