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Oystercatcher Trail

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Luxury, guided walking tours along the beaches and in the fynbos west of Mossel Bay. Explore a part of the Garden Route where modern human behaviour first emerged. You'll come away with a new appreciation for our planet. And for what it means to be...more
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2 Bonito Street | Boggoms Bay, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

What a lovely trail! Walking from Mosselbaai to Dana baai, very challenging but with the most wonderful views. You stop far too often to just admire the scenery. ...and take millions of pictures. A lovely young lady was the guide and fascinated us with her...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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OystercatcherTrail, General Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you very much for your review! It was great to have your group of lovely ladies with us. We are really glad that you enjoyed the hike and your guide. Hope to see some more members of your hiking club with us in the...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Eight ladies decided to do this trail, which was quite challenging due to the very cold, rainy and windy weather. We enjoyed it and the guide was knowledgeable , taking into account the different ages and abilities of the hikers. We enjoyed the terrific scenery...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We did the trail, enjoyed the sea, sand beach and just being with nature. Great trail and Katerien was a great guide. Loved het optimism, energy and enthusiasm! Keep this up. We the trail, first night at Anna's place. Then the trail stared. Beatifull scenery....More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Markus, we loved having you and your lovely family on the hike . Hope this is one of the memories that will stay with you for a long time!

Reviewed 3 April 2018

I did Day 3 of the Oystercatcher Trail as part of the Hi-Tec Easter Walking Festival. I only realised when I got there that I had done Day 1 of the Oystercatcher Trail the previous day - The St Blaize Trail. It's a beautiful hike...More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Brian, it was a pleasure hosting all the people taking part in the Hi-Tec / Mossel Bay Walking festival! Great that you enjoyed our special part of heaven!

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful stay. Fred, Anne-Marie, Celeste and Alicia were very warm and caring hosts. The food was homely and delicious. The cottages were comfortable and cozy. Everyone went out of their way when my wife came down with a virus....More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Michael and Rachel, it was only a pleasure having you! Always nice to have appreciative visitors !

Reviewed 20 October 2016

A group of girlfriends did the Oystercatcher hiking trail with me in Oct. We loved everything about the hike (slackpacking) and was pleasantly surprised about the warmth and friendliness of the staff who went out of their way to make our outing a fun experience....More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for your appreciation - We loved having you on the trail and in our cottages!

Reviewed 21 April 2016

We have recently returned from a great adventure completing the 3 day/50km Oystercatcher Trail. We took up residence in the Sandpiper Cottage called "Gone Fishing" for a full week to take advantage of all the area has to offer. We also opted for the self...More

Reviewed 18 March 2016

The Oystercatcher Trail is an outstanding hike along the coastline with an amazing guide LM. Thank you for making the trip a special one and going out of your way to create a stunning sunset with Oysters and Champagne and for all your patience .To...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

We booked for the Silver Trail in October and did the the 3 day hike! What an amazing coastline and day was a very different experience with different types of hiking. Day one was an elevated hike along the cliffs of Dana Bay, day two...More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Maarten, Thank you so much for your lovely comment, It was such a pleasure to have you and your family with us. I hope Coen and Coos enjoyed the rest of there Holiday in SA and arrived home safe. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 13 March 2015

We did the gold Oystercatcher Trail as part of our longer holiday in South Africa and were delighted with the whole set up. We were met at George airport and driven to Mossel Bay for our first night in the amazing Ana's Place. Our guide...More

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OystercatcherTrail, Manager at Oystercatcher Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Hiker Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Its our absolute pleasure to be able to share our little peace of heaven we have here on the Garden Route. I am very glad you enjoyed your time with us. Kind Regards Sarah

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