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East Sussex
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

La Pension is a delightful guest house and oasis set in a leafy and tranquil part of Oudtshoorn. Comfortable room and excellent bathroom. La Pensions wins our holiday awards for best value for money and best pool/garden area. A good size pool you can actually swim in with well shaded, very comfortable sun beds. Breakfast was very good and Maggie...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely quiet peaceful house with spacious pool in tranquil gardens. Hosts were very friendly & informative with suggestions on where to eat & travel to. They arranged restaurant bookings & tickets for Cango caves as well as giving advice on driving through Swartberg pass & Meringsproot. Breakfasts tasty & wholesome. Welcome well stocked "honesty bar"

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Alison Thanks soooooooooo much for taking the time to pen such a wonderful review! Hope your SA holiday was that good that you'll return at some time in the future! Kind regards Errol and Venita

Stellenbosch
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very quick stopover in Oudtshoorn - needed a comfortable bed for 1 night only and what a pleasant stay we had! I traveled with 2 friends and we found the hosts super friendly, the venue beautiful and spacious! I will recommend to anyone and definitely go back!

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Izette THANK YOU - a wonderful review ....... appreciate the time taken to revert to us with feedback and hope to welcome you back at some stage in the future! Kind regards Errol and Venita

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely everything about this accommodation is quality, and the owners Venita and Errol went one step further to ensure our stay was extra special. Wish we could have stayed longer. Would deffinately recommend staying here. You won't want to leave

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Rob A belated reply but a heartfelt THANK YOU! cannot tell you how much it means to us when our home and Guest House is a "home from home" for our guests .......... Hope to welcome you back! Kind regards Errol and Venita

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't fault anything about La Pension-from the welcome drink by the pool to the beautiful room, and delicious breakfast. A perfect stay, thank you. We liked The town, and especially enjoyed driving the Swartberg pass.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Greetings and MANY thanks for the awesome review! And yes we agree - Oudtshoorn has much to offer tourists and visitors but our highlight and a trip I think we have done some 30 times over the 10 years since we acquired La Pension is the drive over the magnificent Swartberg Pass to Prince Albert and the return trip via...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our brief say at La Pension unfortunately we had to cut our visit short after the first nights stay due to a family illness at home.Venetia was very supportive and understanding which we would like to thank her for.

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks soooooooo much for the kind review - we sincerely hope that the trip back home was OK Hope to welcome you back in the future! Kind regards Errol and Venita

Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best spot in Oudtshoorn! We stayed in the cottage and have only one regret.... having to leave after the weekend. The accommodation is comfortable, specious, immaculate and the staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. This has to be Oudtshoorns biggest gem!

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Vee169, Owner at La Pension Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Beverley! THANKS SOOOOOOOOOOO MUCH for the awesome review - wonderful to get feedback as positive as that ( and to know that this happens while we're away - our manager Janet and the staff are wonderful Hope the cycling weekend was great and look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Warm regards Errol and Venita

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely property and garden - with super pool; good central location; very comfortable room and great breakfast. Our host was very friendly and helpful with lots of advice and recommendations. Highly recommended

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to stay in Oudtshoorn then there is only one choice - La Pension. From the warm welcome with a refreshing drink to the last goodbye before you hit the road, everything is top notch. A large comfortable room, luxurious bathroom and a delicious breakfast, what more could you need. In a secluded location, but you can walk...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose La Pension for its location in relation to the Cango caves. Our room was lovely and the bathroom was very spacious. We had access to a large living room. Good size pool and nice gardens. The breakfast was excellent and the staff and owners were extremely friendly.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on an acre in a quiet leafy suburb in Oudtshoorn, La Pension provides the perfect setting. Relax in the magnificent park-like gardens or enjoy sundowners at the large sparkling pool with sauna and bar in close proximity. Tastefully decorated spacious en-suite rooms offer both self-catering and B&B accommodation. A choice of indoor and outdoor BBQ facilities.La Pension is centrally situated, within easy walking distance of excellent restaurants and a short drive from Ostrich show farms and the renowned Cango Caves.For bird lovers a great variety of different species - often a cacophony of sound as they play and feed at well located feeders.Described by many guests as a little piece of paradise - rated by the Tourism Grading Council as " Superior Accommodation" and by the AA as Superior in the Guest House/B&B self-catering categoryCome and experience a memorable "home away from home" experience with Errol and Venita ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Pension Guest House

Address: 169 Church Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Oudtshoorn
Price Range: R1 024 - R1 776 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Pension Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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