Philippolis Accommodation at Otterskloof Game Reserve Self-catering Free State
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  • Property TypeEstate
  • Guests34
  • Rooms/Units12

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Otterskloof Private Game Reserve is a 4 star graded hotel offering Philippolis accommodation for tourists and visitors of the Xhariep Region.

About Otterskloof Private Game Reserve

Otterskloof Private Game Reserve lies on the border of the Free State and Northern Cape along the majestic Van Der Kloof Dam. Set in an unique part of South Africa, this jewel of the Free State awaits to surprise our visitors. The reserve is set on 13800 hectares of dramatic Karoo landscape with an unique river ecosystem containing, amongst others, breeding pairs of Cape clawless otters.

Accommodation

Otterskloof Private Game Reserve offers high standards in accommodation, close wildlife encounters, beautiful vistas, and personal service. The accommodation is spread over 2 lodges, each with it's own character:

Safari Lodge:
Safari Lodge is the main lodge and offers luxurious catered accommodation in a revamped farm homestead - each room with it's own separate entrance.

Standard Twin Rooms - En-Suite: Coffee making facilities, room fans, room heaters, warm blankets, shower.

Deluxe Family Rooms - En-Suite : Large room with additional beds on request, coffee making facilities, room fans, room heaters, warm blankets, shower

Safari Lodge Amenities:
• Bar
• Cosy fireplace
• TV area with satellite television
• E-mail and internet facilities
• Pool table
• Darts
• Mini-library

Bush Lodge:
Set in a reclaimed hunting outpost and offers a close-to-nature private self-catering lodge with 3 en-suite bedrooms. All rooms en-suite (*a high-clearance vehicle is required - transfer to Bushlodge can be arranged)

Dining

Our in-house chef will spoil guests with hearty farm food with extra focus on venison specialities. A full English Breakfast is included and a Light Lunch and three-course Dinner can be arranged and enjoyed in our beautiful Lapa. We also have a limited cash-bar on site.

Services and Activities

• Game drives
• Fishing
• Hiking
• Mountain biking
• Conference facilities for up to 22 guests

Conferences

Otterskloof Private Game Reserve offers boutique conference accommodation in a spectacular setting, a mere 2 hours drive from Bloemfontein. Situated on the banks of the Vanderkloof dam, this 14 000 hectare resort offers small groups (up to 22 delegates) room to expand their horizons.

Places of Interest

• Philippolis
• Van der Kloof Dam
• Gariep Dam
• Tigers at John Varty

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Heater(s)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Safe for valuables
  • Tea and coffee facilities

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Swimming pool

Functions

  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Business services
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Dance floor
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Standard conf. equipment

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Restaurant / dining room

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Double Rooms

The large double rooms are furnished with double beds or twin beds (please specify your preference after confirming your booking). All rooms have en-suite bathrooms as well as tea and coffee facilities. Each room has it's own separate entrance.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Heater(s)  
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Qty: 13
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

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Guest Reviews

4 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

Papi and Jan gave us a warm welcome. The place and the grounds were wonderful and refreshing. The staff, housekeeping and kitchen, were really friendly and helpful.

January 2020

Ntombi K. (Sandton)

Verified reviewvery good

Enjoyed our stay over! Kids enjoyed the swimming pool and dinner was nice and homey! Beautiful setting - the 25 km dirt road was in good condition and it was worth the travel!

January 2020

Karien Z. (South Africa)

Need to Know

Response timeOtterskloof Private Game Reserve typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome

Closest airport(s)Bloemfontein Airport - 200km

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyMastercard, Visa, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since February 2015

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