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London
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for two nights on our trip on the garden route. Never thought I would be staying on an ostrich farm! Rooms were good, beds comfortable and staff super friendly. It was just sooooo quiet and peaceful. We were able to sit outside our room and just listen to the birds. At night, as there is no light pollution...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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We really enjoyed our one night stop over here. Our rooms were spacious and the hotel staff were very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was lovely and served on our patio. The rooms were very clean, and the pool was great for the kids.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family of 5 visited Mooiplaas guest house for just a one night stay during our travels along the Garden route. We found our 2 rooms to be of a very high standard, extremely spacious and with fantastic bathrooms. The biggest plus point of the bedrooms though was the view from the verandas. Where else could you sit with views...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The accommodation we booked was very nice, facing the fields and ostrich farm and very breezy, good for kids to run around. The bed was comfortable. Have a small kitchenettes area for microwave, kettle and a sink, convenient to heat up baby food and to prepare baby milk. The staff were very friendly. Also it is nice to discover a...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had some trouble with my reservation, which didn't leave me with the best first impression. I had booked Mooiplaas with a third party (International Vacation Hotels) and gotten written confirmation of my booking, only to receive an email from Mooiplaas saying "we cannot accommodate you on the low rates". I then had to rebook with hotels.com at a higher...

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Jersey Channel Ilsands
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Fantastic place, staff are so friendly and helpful. Beautiful rooms and very relaxing. Close to most things in Oudtshorn I would highly recommend a stay here if you can. They have a swimming pool and it is quiet off the main route where you can chill on your veranda or go to the bar. It is all set out to...

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mooipls, Owner at Mooiplaas Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear friends Thank you so much for your kind words! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to your next visit at Mooiplaas when we will be adding some new and exciting features in the New Year! We wish you a festive and blessed 2017! Greetings Hanlie and all at Mooiplaas Guesthouse

Reviewed 29 November 2016

Our accommodation was superb - spacious, clean, quiet and very comfortable. I did not like the bland Ostrich steak that I had for dinner and the dessert that followed was just scoops of icecream with a few bits of fruit. The service at mealtimes was not good and the staff, although friendly, seem under-trained. However, the Ostrich tour after breakfast...

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mooipls, Owner at Mooiplaas Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for making the time to write to us about your experience at Mooiplaas! I apologies for your not so wonderful experience with dinner, I am not sure what was the reason, but we did look into this matter and it was dealed with. Thank you for bring this under our intention. We wish you a blessed...

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Mooiplaas Guesthouse. The dinner was thoroughly enjoyed by us. We had the three course with soup, main and dessert. We brought our own wine. Service was very nice. The rooms were more than spacious. We had a king bed, sitting area with TV and a fabulous bathroom with tub, shower and separate Loo. The...

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mooipls, Owner at Mooiplaas Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear friends Thank you so much for your review. It was great hosting you.! We wish you a blessed festive season and really hope to welcome you back in the New Year! Warmest Klein Karoo regards Hanlie and all the Mooiplaas Staff

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Myself and my wife stayed for 2 nights on our Honeymoon in October 2016. It is a good place to use as a base to explore the surrounding area's. The town itself is about 5 miles away. The staff and food were good and the views of the mountains at sunset were very good.

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mooipls, Owner at Mooiplaas Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear friends Thank you for your review. we are happy to hear that all was excellent on your stay at Mooiplaas! We thank you for choosing Mooiplaas and hope you host you again in the nearby future! Kind regards Hanlie

Wevelgem, Belgium
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Nice and cosy guesthouse. Rooms were very clean and had everything needed at our disposal. Breakfast was More then sufficient, some very good pastery. We also visited the ostrich farm, that is a must do when you are there!

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mooipls, Owner at Mooiplaas Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear friends Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed everything. We are always trying to improve on all aspects of the Guesthouse so that our guests will experience something new and exciting on their return We look forward to your next visit and wish you a blessed Christmas season! Warm regards Hanlie and all...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mooiplaas Guesthouse is situated 10 km outside Oudtshoorn with magnificent views over the Swartberg Mountains. We do Farms tours that will give you more information about the Ostriches and the history of the Farm and Keller Family. We do serve dinner, real South African cuisine on the open fire with true Klein Karoo hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mooiplaas Guesthouse

Address: Mooiplaas | Volmoed, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: $125 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mooiplaas Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Our room was right next to the pool which was perfect for the kids”
 of 5 bubbles JulieWorldTraveller, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a double luxury rom which was gorgeous.”
 of 5 bubbles KieranM, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed across the road from the main rooms which had fewer rooms and was quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles nodrog270, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only two stories; no elevator”
 of 5 bubbles lorettam55, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Certain rooms on the ground level have a lounge area and are more spacious than the rest”
 of 5 bubbles AbhishekNevgi, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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