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De Old Drift Guest Farm

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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average3%
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“self catering”(25 reviews)
“lemon trees”(6 reviews)
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All reviewsself cateringaddo elephant parklemon treesrelaxed stayfamily unitthatched cottagedelightful placeplace to staythe riverrooms are cleanb bmain entrancevisiting addogame drivesgreat accommodationenjoyed our staybreakfast and dinner
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recently spent 2 nights/3days here including game drive at Addo with their guide, Lindo. What a fabulous guest house and staff. Beautiful food both evening meals and breakfast. Nothing was too much trouble for staff at reception And at mealtimes. We spent a morning drive...More

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Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were so impressed with the staff at De Old Drift, and lovely accommodation. We arrived quite late on a Friday, beyond dinner hour, and were immediately offered dinner. Twenty minutes later, lovely steaks, grilled vegetables & wine appeared in our room. The chef at...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Response from Lize K, Owner at De Old Drift Guest FarmResponded 12 October 2017

Good Morning Elizabeth Thank you so much for this lovely comment, we always try our best to make sure that all our guests are looked after!! Wonder was very happy about your comment. We hope that you will return to our guest farm when you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderfull time with our two children there. The Pool is great an there is a big beautiful playground. Our cottage was big and clean. The food at the diner was delicious. Very nice people too!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a quiet and large room and the house is in a wonderful garden/park with lot of birds. All rooms are nice decorated. The food was very good and all the stuff very friendly.It is a good stay for visiting the Addo elephant park.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pre- arrival communications and email responses were difficult and this did reflect our actual experience, much of which was very pleasant. The place was entirely run on a day to day basis by black staff and we never saw the owner at all. This is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$109 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from MoccaJava | Reviewed this property |
Hi, please can you check directly with the lodge, they have a contact email on their website. Yes, they run their own game drive schedule and their own vehicles. Not sure about the cot or special meals. Enjoy.
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"The staff is very helpful and assist you to choose the best room for your needs"
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"All cottages are in peaceful positions well spaced out. The thatched cottage has a sizeable BBQ and outside..."
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"Try to order one of the rooms away from the main entrance so you don't have to hear / see cars coming in..."
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"Double rooms at the back of the guest farm are more private and quiet."
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