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Driekwartblou Guest House

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“gariep dam”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Our family toured the Cape Province a while ago via 4x4 trailer and this was our first stopover. I have been meaning to write this overdue review for a long time now. The hostess and her husband greeted us warmly and we instantly felt the...More

Thank AdventureFamily101
Response from CarinavdWalt, Owner at Driekwartblou Guest HouseResponded 25 May 2018

It is wonderful to host families like you enjoying the outdoors and our little oasis in the Karoo. I'm glad you're enjoying your Ciabatta bread! Thank you for the kind words - hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 15 May 2018

If you are looking for peace and quiet in a stunning location, make sure to stay at Driekwartblou. We just had our second visit and have already booked our next. The chalets are spotless and filled with everything you need plus Carina's little extras like...More

Thank DawidandMarie
Response from CarinavdWalt, Owner at Driekwartblou Guest HouseResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for the kind words - we also loved having you here again. Always nice to have guests enjoying nature and this part of the Karoo like we do. See you again soon.

Reviewed 27 October 2017

This working farm is a treat and perfect stopover to break that Cape journey in half. It's quiet, sparkling clean with crisp white linen, and great views over the garden, farm and onto the never ending Gariep Dam. Walks / cycling into the nature reserve...More

Thank Sue B
Response from CarinavdWalt, Owner at Driekwartblou Guest HouseResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you Sue for taking the time to write this review. Guests like you, on the other hand, being so thoughtful and caring about the farm and our well-being, truly made you feel like family. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Gariepdam was the big surprise of our trip in South Africa. We had booked it simply as a stopover in the middle of a long drive, but it was much more than that. Driekwartblou is a sheep farm in the Karoo at the Gariepdam. The...More

Thank Wieke1
Response from CarinavdWalt, Owner at Driekwartblou Guest HouseResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you Wieke for the kind words. It was lovely to have you here. It is a privilege to see our part of the World through your eyes - it open ours to what we have around us every day. Hope we will see you...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

We arrived as the sun was going down over the dam. The cottages look out on a nature reserve (stone's through away) where you can go through the gate and walk straight into the reserve. We saw several buck and other wild animals. The cottages...More

1  Thank JacquiTaylor2013
Response from CarinavdWalt, Owner at Driekwartblou Guest HouseResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for your positive review Jacqui. It was wonderful to have met you and to know there are people out there working hard for the well being of the farmers in South Africa.

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"We stayed in the room closest to the farmstead. Evening sundowner drinks with a view are a real treat!"
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"All the rooms are great; there is also a family unit available."
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"ask for a cottage with a view over the dam"
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"A tip to choose the best room ?? No, I haven't all is 10 out of 10 !!"
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