De Denne Country Guest House in Oudtshoorn

De Denne Country Guest House

Bed & Breakfast at Next to Highgate Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About De Denne Country Guest House

De Denne Country Guest House is situated on a working ostrich farm, offering tranquility, spectacular views and soul touching moments. Sunsets you will never find elsewhere and hospitality to make you feel at home.


Our accommodation offers you the choice of either staying in our beautiful garden or family suites, within walking distance from the main house, or deluxe suites located in the main house. All fully air-conditioned, private entrances, tea & coffee facilities and free wifi. Also located in the main house is a spacious guest lounge. Just a few metres from the main house is a separate building housing the Dining Room and Bar area in close vicinity to the swimming pool with spectacular views of the Oliphant and Swartberg mountain ranges.

Deluxe Suites:
Well-appointed en-suite spacious bedrooms with a private sitting area. Situated in the main house with their own private entrances within walking distance of the dining area and the swimming pool.

Garden Suites:
Luxury garden suites. One garden suite is situated close to the swimming pool, the 2nd & 3rd garden suites are closer to the main house, all of them have magnificent individual views over the Swartberg Mountain range. Each garden suite has its own private veranda leading onto gorgeous stretched lawns and gardens.

Family Suites:
Beautiful family suites with the decor focused on ensuring that our guests enjoy a comfortable stay without neglecting luxury touches. These family suites are in the vicinity of the swimming pool, surrounded by huge lawn areas. Perfect for playful children and family picnics.

Breakfast & Dining

Our Chef’s choice, Breakfast Buffet, is served daily from 07h30 to 09h30, offering a variety of personal choices from our kitchen. For any special dietary requirements please advise us in advance. Light lunches available on request.

Our famous and always popular BBQ & light meal options can be enjoyed at our dining room. A local wine list is available complimenting the cuisine and making for an enticing dining experience. The bar serves a large variety of spirits, coolers, beers and cold drinks. Our vegetarian menu allows for interesting vegetarian cuisine to choose from, complementing each guest’s personal preference.


Our many activities include bird watching, scenic walks, stargazing, environmental and farm tours where you can experience the ostrich chicks hatching. Activities also available in the area to enjoy is the Sunrise Meerkat Tour, Cango Caves, feeding the elephants and riding an ostrich at Highgate Showfarm.

De Denne is perfectly situated for a day visit to the surrounding towns of Prince Albert, Mossel Bay, Calitzdorp (The Port Capital), and Knysna. Perfect for romantic getaways or family fun time, with modern amenities with an olde-world charm.

Let the little karoo surround you!

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by De Denne Country Guest House)

AA Quality Assured Accommodation Superior

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.658078
Longitude: 22.138693

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 440km
George Airport - 60km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 300km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome, a cot is available on request.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged in advance, please enquire.

Listed on
July 2009 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Thank you for a great and wonderful stay! louise knows how to make her guests feel welcome and at home! we will be back!!!!!!!! philip and...

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