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The Old Trading Post - Guest House

Veranda / terrace
Strelitzia Cottage and The Tin Room
The Garden Room
Lara's Room
The Garden Room
Dining Room
Public Lounge
Strelitzia Cottage
The view from The Old Trading Post
Island Lake (nearby)
Misty Morning
Dusk over Island Lake
1 of 13Veranda / terrace
Private Room, 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Wilderness, Western Cape
The Old Trading Post is situated in the peaceful natural surroundings of the Wilderness Section of The Garden Route National Park.

Guests visiting The Old Trading Post can expect:
• A unique and tranquil experience in the heart of the Wilderness Lakes district.
• Cozy and tastefully decorated accommodation
• Spotlessly clean rooms, well equipped with all a guest may need
• A warm welcome and friendly farewell from their hosts
• Personal care and attention during their stay
• Delicious country breakfasts
• A garden in which to relax and enjoy the atmosphere, birds and plants
• Beautiful scenic surroundings, beaches, lakes, rivers, forests on their doorstep
• A wonderful base to explore Wilderness and other attractions of The Garden Route

Enjoy the atmosphere created by the rural north facing location in...
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About the Owner, MG R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3922812
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Marion B
Essen, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 26 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015

We stay 4 nights in the garden room. The room is very nice. It is a own little House with a seperate terasse. It was very quite. We´ve heard absolut nothing from other guests or staff. The breakfast was exellent!

South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

My partner and I regularly do the long drive from Cape Town to Port Alfred with our dog and always need a stop over on the way out: what better place than the OTP? We found this through a friend from the Eastern Cape and just loved it. Really hospitable, dog friendly to a level we've never experience before, super...

East London
Reviewed 13 November 2010 for a stay in November 2010
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Full Baths (4)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smoking only allowed outdoors. We are pet friendly. pets should be well behaved, socialized, and remain their owner's responsibility. Our pet policy can be downloaded from our...
    4 Full baths
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates per person per night sharing for bed and breakfast in The Garden Room, The Tin Room and Lara's Room, for Strelitzia Cottage the rate is Self-catering with breakfast optional @ R80 per person extra

Additional fees may apply:
- Single Supplement | 14 USD per day
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About the neighbourhood
The Old Trading Post is situated on the edge of the wetlands of Wilderness between Island Lake and Langvlei. Milkwood forest, fynbos, reed beds, lakes and hills. Abundant birdlife, with walking canoeing and cycling routes in the area.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: George: 32.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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