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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything went as planned. Clearly told where to meet. Well sign posted. Coffee etc provided. No hanging around; straight off to sit & wait for meerkats. Knowledgable guides. Meerkats were very close & amazing to see in the wild. It is expensive, but well worth...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jalowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We weren’t doing a game experience this holiday as have done one twice before, but never meerkats and didn’t really know what to expect. Very knowledgeable guide who had had many years experience observing meerkats in the wild and shared his amazing knowledge with us....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christine029
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to book this as we have never seen meerkats in the wild. To avoid disappointment we booked this weeks in advance online. It is an early start as we have to meet around 6:15am at the meeting point before the sun rises. You...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Biffro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful experience, seeing the meerkats so close and watching them go about their morning business. JD was a great guide, so knowledgeable and witty and funny. Yes, the experience comes at a high cost, i initially thought why so much, but once you see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Instash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour! Saw meerkats from very close in their natural environment, without disrupting them. Our guide JD was very knowledgeable and informative. Definitely recommended.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MirnaS842
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

This requires a really early start (we had to be there for 5.15am) but it is really worth the effort. Our guide was extremely amusing with a dry sense of humour. Tea, coffee and homemade biscuits were on offer to help you wake up. Most...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 254henryv
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Half the fun is getting up in the dark and putting jeans and a jacket on for the first time since leaving the UK. Dawn is spectacular and the coffee the guides give you is very welcome. But obviously the meerkats are the stars and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Greg B
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Having arrived at the meeting point at 5.15am, the group, about 10 of us had some coffee and a biscuit. Devey talked about the meerkats and explained what we were likely to see. Armed with a folding chair we followed Dirko to where he expected...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank De-Neufville
Reviewed 4 February 2019

We booked Sunrise with the Meerkats via De Zeekoe Guest Farm where we were staying. Although the tour is operated by an independent company, the meerkats are on the De Zeekoe Farm property. The meeting place for the meerkats is located about 15min drive from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wetravelalot12
Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

As international phone calls are expensive I emailed 2 days before our trip, clearly stating the day of our trip, to enquire about exact meeting point & time of departure and was sent the following response; “Gate opens at 05:30 So you can be there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tracy g
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