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De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 84 772 9678
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This is an excellent adventure if you love meerkats. We met the guide at an agreed meeting point... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2013
Leeds, United Kingdom
A Magic Meerkat Encounter

Well, it is cold at 6.30, but the coffee and rusks were great, Devey is a great host and the path... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2013
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“meeting point” (17 reviews)
“folding chairs” (11 reviews)
“semi circle” (9 reviews)
De Zeekoe Farm, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 84 772 9678
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Reviewed 16 June 2013

This is an excellent adventure if you love meerkats. We met the guide at an agreed meeting point around 7am (the times vary depending on sunrise), he then took us to his farm and the guide supplied us with coffee, foldable chairs and a blanket....More

Thank ClaireWilkin
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Well, it is cold at 6.30, but the coffee and rusks were great, Devey is a great host and the path to the burrow was fairly easy even for my 80+ ladies. We were treated with a fireworks display from the army, which didn't seem...More

Thank bozmum
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Wow, what a start to a day. I agree 100% with every single positive comment made by previous reviews. Devey is incredibly passionate and knowledgable about these little meerkats and he made our visit so memorable. To sit up close and personal to these wonderful...More

Thank okeydokeIOW
Reviewed 18 April 2013

We met Devey at 6.20 and in convoy with 4 other cars drove to a nearby field. Here Devey and Rudolph gave us a hot drink and cake, very welcome at 6.40am. We then walked for about 10 mins to a burrow they'd identified the...More

Thank rosamund_bone
Reviewed 31 March 2013

This was a fantastic experience. We met Devey at 5.45 am at a crossroads whilst still dark. There were about eight other cars. We drove to the farm where the meerkats were and were given a foldable chair and a hot drink. We followed Devey...More

Thank Joan T
Reviewed 20 March 2013

My wife Karen and I were really looking forward to do this and we were not disappointed.We were staying locally ( The Yot Club) so we didn't have far to meet Devey at the rendezvous point. When everyone turned up we proceeded in convoy to...More

Thank jumpercollins
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I agree with everything others have said. This was an amazing experience . An opportunity to watch and be informed of these amazing animals. This occured because of the dedication of Devey to persist in getting these animals used to humans otherwise the experience would...More

Thank SalisburyAvers
Reviewed 15 March 2013

I am not good at early rising. When I discovered that Devey was suggesting that I fall out of bed at 04.30 I nearly declined. Thank goodness I made the effort. I have now discovered that there is something attractive about sunrise . It was...More

Thank beckfisher
Reviewed 14 March 2013

The most amazing thing to do while in this area. We met Devey Ginster, the famous 'Meerkat Man' on a dust road before sunrise. We drove for miles into the countryside to an area of scrubland, we followed him and watched while he put up...More

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed 28 February 2013

This was the most wonderful wildlife encounter I have ever experienced. It was lovely to see the dawn break and hear the unfamiliar birdsong as we waited to see the meerkats emerge from their burrows. Devey was very knowledgeable and provided us with fascinating information...More

Thank Susan D
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