The View of De Denne
De Denne is situated on a working ostrich farm
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A Working Ostrich Farm
Experience an Ostrich Farm Tour
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The Swimming Pool
Cool off in the pool after a typical hot Karoo day
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A Garden Suite
Spend the night in one of our luxury garden suites
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Evening view of Ma Belle Restaurant
Experience local cuisine
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Visit an Ostrich Farm
Learn all about the Ostrich
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Klein Karoo Day Tours
Explore the Swartberg Pass with a guided tour
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  • Perfectly amazing stay! Devine bedroom with a scrumptious bed, glorious bath, truly relaxing. Will certainly come again.
    Jo and Matthew, London UK - March 2016
  • Your house is like an oasis in the little karoo - thank you very much for that! We only met friendly & helpful people here, and the tour guide Hermes was a perfect finish for our stay here..! We will be back some day!
    The Draposics Family , Austria - April 2017
  • It was an amazing stay at Guesthouse De Denne, with a lovely view. We would really recommend this place! Thanks to Henrico for the warm welcome.
    Davina & Yoachim, Belguim - July 2017

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Tel:           +27 (0) 44 272 7411

Fax:           +27 (0) 86 548 5669

Mobile:    +27 72 703 0488


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Afristay has named De Denne as a Best Value Establishment.

Let the Little Karoo surround you!

Welcome to De Denne, a four-star country guest house enveloped in farmlands in the heart of the Klein Karoo, South Africa, just outside the town of Oudtshoorn, ostrich capital of the world.

A perfect stop over halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth travelling on the Route 62.  De Denne Country Guest House is situated on a working ostrich and Alfalfa farm. Offering tranquility, spectacular views and soul touching moments.

Sunsets you will never find elsewhere and hospitality to make you feel at home.

All our suites enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding farmlands, majestic mountains and the luscious garden.

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.



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Contact Us

 Tel:           +27 44 272 7411

Mobile:    +27 72 703 0488

Fax:           +27 (0) 86 548 5669


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