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Serendipity

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Excellent attention at this lovely guesthouse overlooking the river & with an easy, pretty walk to the wonderful beach at Wilderness. Beautifully prepared, delicious food in the restaurant too. 10 mins walk to Milkwood for a small choice of other eating places.

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Serendipity is tucked away literally in a quiet backwater where if you want to you can paddle your own canoe (at no charge). The rooms are well designed opening onto a spacious sun deck overlooking the water - where there's always something gong on. The restaurant is stunning - the service and food quality (using lots of local ingredients) is...

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Uk
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is our second visit. Food outstanding with great attention to detail. Without a doubt the best food on the Garden Route. Rooms well equipped and as usual a most enjoyable stay A warm welcome from our hosts

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 22 February 2016

...with a very personal touch to feel at home away from home. Great location at the lagoon, perfectly made for canoying the river down to wilderness national park. Superb restaurant, run by passionate food lovers.

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West Sussex
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We spent a lovely three nights at Serendipity last month - our second visit. This is a great location, with views over the lagoon. It is also convenient for accessing the National Park. We made use of canoes provided and paddled up river towards the waterfall - magic! Accommodation is top class and the restaurant for an evening meal is...

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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016

This is one of our very favourite guest houses. Lovely room with the most comfortable bed and pillows and a splendid breakfast using quality products. Elsabe's hospitality is excellent and everywhere is clean and tidy.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2016

All round excellent.Superb location on the Touws River.Warm and friendly.Room very comfortable and modern.Very peacefull.Can highly recommend.Has a top class restaurant on site.Safe and secure parking.

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Pretoria
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Excellent breakfast, careful attention to detail and a charming hostess in the form of Elsabe. All these coupled with a great room and beautiful surrounds made for a wonderful three days in Wilderness.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We spent one night at Serendipity and enjoyed it thoroughly. The room was beautiful with a great attention to detail, and comfortable beds. One thing to consider is that because the guest house is a restaurant as well, there may be noise from downstairs at night. This did not bother us as it quickly quietened down after 10. The view...

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Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We loved our stay at the Serendipity, very relaxing. The location is just perfect. Dinner was absolutely great and breakfast was lovely too with fresh fruits and croissants and eggs. The owners are very helpful. We will be back one day.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Serendipity Wilderness, a 5-Star Restaurant and Guesthouse, is a sprawling multi-storey residence with serene and graceful double volume public areas, with fireplaces, situated in a manicured garden on the banks of the Touw River Lagoon, managed by academic and professionally trained owners. Dining at Serendipity offers superb cuisine, friendly and professional service in a graceful setting. A five course South African inspired menu, experienced in a refined atmosphere, is the benchmark of Serendipity ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serendipity

Address: Freesia Avenue | Garden Route, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: RM408 - RM632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Serendipity 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms identical”
Ginger234, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms overlook the water, and share a common deck”
mesandra57, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not many options, you can't go wrong.”
616christelleb, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“WE had room 2, but from my knowledge all the rooms look over the lagoon, so all the rooms are perfect views”
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seanttill, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All four rooms are lovely.”
ShirwellRobynK, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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