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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Fun time!

We were met on the highway by Rudolfo and were escorted to the site. After a briefing and coffee we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ernst-travel
,
Calgary, Canada
via mobile
Meerkat Adventures - a MUST DO!

We went with Meerkat Adventures and not with Meerkat Magic. Eventhough we had to get up at 4am in... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Popinet P
,
Zürich
via mobile
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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were met on the highway by Rudolfo and were escorted to the site. After a briefing and coffee we took our blankets and lawn chairs to a burrow where we sat in a semicircle and waited. Within 20 min the first Meerkat popped out....More

1  Thank ernst-travel
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We went with Meerkat Adventures and not with Meerkat Magic. Eventhough we had to get up at 4am in the morning driving from Wilderness to Oudtshoorn to meet at 5:45 it was worth it! The booking was very uncomplicated over their website, Devey and his...More

Thank Popinet P
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Ignore the 'bad instructions/directions posts'. You have to get the instructions at the 11th hour for a good reason - they need to know where the meerkats have settled for the night! We had clear instructions for meeting point, arrived with about 15 cars and...More

Thank Myra B
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Meeting point was easily found and the convoy of 50 plus people to area acceptable. A lot of repeated instructions and preamble plus poor organisation of payments resulted in a great deal of waiting around. The large group was split into two. After another short...More

Thank j0hng0sling
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Early start for a very special experience. Meerkat family totally unperturbed by our presence and doing what Meerkats do in the wild....whilst looking very cute!! Very knowledgeable and informative guides. Fantastic must-do activity in the shadows of the magnificent Swartsberg Mountains...a real treat ❣️

Thank MelBrentwood_UK
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Loved visiting the meerkats at dawn. The guides were very knowledgeable and knew exactly where to place us when they come out of their homes in the morning. Great experience. Highly recommend

Thank angelsweets_80
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We booked a Meerkat adventure and were given clear and unmistakable instructions about where to meet up the following morning at 5 AM. That night it rained and in the morning it was just about dry. After a few minutes we found the meeting point,...More

Thank RP-Netherlands
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great experience to get to see wild meerkats in their natural environment with in a few metres. The guides are very knowledgeable and have put in a lot of behind the scenes work to ensure the meerkats are comfortable with humans within...More

1  Thank BenhamParty
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This was an absolutely amazing experience. We were lucky that the weather was perfect I see some of the reviews are critical but you can’t guarantee the performance of wild animals. The meerkats are unbelievably cute. The guides extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the animals....More

Thank Anne040164
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

I went all the way from Cape Town just for this experience and I was not disappointed. The team is great and meerkats let us waited maybe just 15min. Awesome!

Thank Urosss
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