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Oakdene Guest House

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Oakdene is situated in the centre of historic Oudtshoorn. It captures all the character and heritage of a bygone era - the ostrich feather boom. This charming Victorian home was built in 1853 and declared a National Monument in 1988. Oakdene is sheltered under Oak trees in the centre of town, on the main tourist route. Oakdene is within walking distance from well-known restaurants to enjoy local wines and delicious Ostrich steaks. Since July 2017 Oakdene is under new Belgian ownership. After a complete refurbishment Oakdene will present itself in its historical Victorian glory. Oakdene has 6 newly styled en-suite rooms with bath or shower. All rooms are individual, have remote controlled air-conditioning, satellite flat panel TV, WiFi, coffee/tea trays, safe, hairdryer and bath accessories. Electric blankets in winter and other amenities will make you stay a pleasant one. Newly designed tropical garden with swimming pool, garden furniture, sun loungers and parasols to enjoy our sunny days. Breakfast is served in the "plaaskombuis" or outside on the patio facing the garden. Safe under cover parking on the premises.
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We drove from Knysna to Oakdene Guest House, it was well worth the trip. So friendly welcoming, so helpful with everything. The lodge is very clean, the furnishing is cozy. The breakfast was 5/5, including everything that you need. The bread was fantastic! Eating breakfast with
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Oakdene is a very charming guesthouse! With the beautiful garden and great service you can really come at peace once you enter. The rooms are well kept and very clean and the owners and manager will help you with whatever they can. Definitely a place to visit when in the
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Response from Oakdene99, General Manager at Oakdene Guest House
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Lenny V Thank you so much for this lovely review and your kind words. Your colourful personality touched us all and we hope to see much more of you in future. Kindest regards Corlu
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Oakdene is a nice guest house with a private parking area and a well-kept garden to the back of the house. Our room was romantic style and very comfortable. It was clean, had good beds and there was plenty of space. Breakfast was served on the terrace with a nice view into
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Response from Oakdene99, General Manager at Oakdene Guest House
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear kdskis Thank you for this very positive review - much appreciated!! We are eagerly awaiting your next promised stay!! Kindest regards Corlu
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The service was super and the manager Corlu could not have been more helpful. He is a real asset to Oakdene. The rear garden area was very pleasant as was the swimming pool. All in all we really enjoyed our stay in this historic house in a great location in Outdshoorn,
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Response from Oakdene99, General Manager at Oakdene Guest House
Responded 06 Dec 2018
Dear Meander61397245734 Thank you for this positive review and the very kind words - much appreciated!! I`m glad you have enjoyed your stay with us - I honestly hope that your time in South Africa was super special and that we will see you again one day! Kindest regards Corlu
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Beautifull guesthouse in charming old house. The rooms and house or recently renovated with respect of the local karoo style. Great service by a kind and friendly staff and management, who makes you instantly feel welcome and at home. Nice and large garden with swinningpool and
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Response from Oakdene99, General Manager at Oakdene Guest House
Responded 03 Dec 2018
Dearest Annik_C888 It was really special to have you here during the Cape Pioneer and this lovely review is just the cherry on the cake! We hope to see you again - with or without bicycles - you are ALWAYS welcome! Kindest regards Corlu
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PRICE RANGE
US$77 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeOudtshoorn
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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