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Rietfontein Ostrich Palace

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  • Excellent86%
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“course meal”(11 reviews)
“ostrich farm”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We loved the peace and quiet, the comfortable beds, good quality linen, great showers, genuine warm country hospitality. A special mention for the exceptional dinner and two lovely dogs, Emma and Russell.

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The service ws very good and we enjoyed our stayment. Especially the candle light dinner was really delicious, one of the best meal I have ever eaten. Very friendly and nice atmosphäre. We will come back !

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Absolutely worth a one or two night stay. We were in the guesthouse next to the historical Dining hall. Everything done with love and superbe taste. A great mixture of modern comfort and cottage nostalgie in one of the most famouse austriche palaces, which is...More

Thank blankenbyl
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The accommodation at Ostrich Palace is absolutely elegant and the meals are excellent. Although there are only 10 ostrich left on the farm, the owner did give a very interesting overview of how the industry has declined and what led to this. A problem was...More

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Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place to stay on the ostrich farm. Lovely old buildings have been renovated and furnished in a classy style. Main dining room and lounge are quaint and homelike but classy at the same time . Hosts are friendly and couldn’t do more to make...More

Thank Tina B
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Free Parking
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$99 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$99 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"in the middle of paradise"
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"Spacious separate guesthouses, near the old historical buildings, with ensuite and bath, high ceiling..."
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"Rooms by the restaurant and mean hotel are really fabulous , try for the Emma cottage"
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"Avoid the Hoepoe unit unless you like solitude."
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