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Testimonials

Every day we spent in Uganda was like a beautiful present. We were lucky to have a wonderful guide. We learnt a lot from Abdul. He was polite and has the best ...

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- A & M Vocat, Switzerland, October 2011

All of the arrangements were very well done. Elias is a superb guide/driver. He is charming, articulate and willing to put up with tourists who change their min...

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- T Tingley, USA, April 2011

A very well organized tour - felt taken care of at every point.The service, attention to detail shown has been incredible and would very highly recommend the co...

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- M. Bolderston, Australia, April, 2014


Reviews about Journeys Discovering Africa

Schoone Oordt Country House

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Safari Highlights

Schoone Oordt Country House stands amidst a fragrant rose garden, peaceful fountains and landscaped shrubbery in the small town of Swellendam.

Schoone OordtAttention to Detail

Owned by Richard and Alison Walker since 2003, this delightful manor house has been lovingly renovated to combine historical charm with luxurious modernities. Handmade linen, goose-down duvets, pure wool carpets, open hearths and under-floor heating complete the stylish aesthetics. The house and annexes comprise stunning standard, luxury, family and honeymoon rooms.

Swellendam Mountains

Historically Rich

Swellendam is a small town with a rich history. Take a walk down the 'golden mile', enjoy the unique, specialist shops and work spaces, including a honey shop, pottery studio as well as quaint cafes. Drostdy Museum is a must if you are interested in the cultural history of the area, and if you would like to learn more about Swellendam, historical tours of the town are available with Adriaan, a local expert.