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Wilderness Manor Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of the best guest house we have ever stayed at. Both the owners Gerlad and JD were warm and hospitable with very good knowledge and recommendations on the attractions in the area. Service and selections at breakfast was great, the room is big with nice view to the lagoon. We enjoyed our stay at Wilderness Manor and...

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Billericay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Wilderness Manor. Bedroom and bathroom were immaculate and well equipped. Comfy bed, amazing views from the bedroom balcony overlooking the lagoon. Attention to detail from Gerald surpassed everything we could have thought of like getting back to our room after dinner to find towels replaced, tea cups cleaned, bed side lamps switched on. He was...

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Thank Ian W
London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying at the Wilderness Manor Guest House was the highlight of our recent trip to South Africa. Beautiful scenery and bedrooms, the house is spotless and we wanted for nothing. We have pretty high standards and this surpassed them all. JD and Gerald were the perfect hosts and it was great meeting Maggie and Zoe too. Wilderness is a lovely...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the warm welcome received from our friendly hosts, JD & Gerald, and their two labradors, Maggie & Zoë, to the personal touches and attention to detail, this guest house should be at the top of everyone's list when visiting Wilderness. Our luxurious rooms were beautifully & tastefully decorated and had a patio and breathtaking view of the lagoon across...

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Thank sonsslee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The guest house has only a few rooms and so the welcome and service is very personal. It is within walking distance of the town centre with easy shuttle transport back from any restaurant. The views of the river and sea are breathtaking. Breakfast at the guesthouse is of a very high quality with freshly baked goods etc.

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Thank Anne B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best Guest Houses we have stayed at in S. Africa. The room was excellent, with views over the lagoon to die for. Nothing had not been thought of. Our hosts Gerald and JD have made this Guest House a pleasure to stay.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were very impressed by Wilderness manor - superbly appointed, welcoming and with an excellent breakfast. The chance to enjoy some conversation with the witty and engaging hosts was an extra bonus.

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Thank Keith B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly, openminded, colonial-style, distinguished, supereb service, thoughtfull details, very good proposals available for lunch, dinner and aperos, nearby restaurants available by foot, two loveley housedogs, very stylish, british style friendly

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and wished we'd stayed for longer. This place is truly fabulous and a must if you're staying in Wilderness. Everything about the place is perfect. As good as any 5 star hotel we've stayed in. The attention to detail is phenomenal. The best bit though is the service. Take their recommendations. They will be...

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Thank FramyEdin
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This place was simply fantastic and deserves 5 stars (official rating is 4 stars). Everything was perfect: from the free welcome drinks to the room, breakfast and location. The mattress and bedding was better than ours at home and the two owners incredibly knowledgeable and helpful. The place was so comfortable and well appointed, and there is so much to...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Almost halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth on the internationally renowned Garden Route and nestled between mountains and golden beaches, you will find one of South Africa's most favoured holiday destinations, the seaside village of Wilderness. Wilderness Manor is an elegant and refined guest house overlooking the beautiful Wilderness Lagoon, in the heart of the scenic village of Wilderness. Step out of the front door and cross the road onto the boardwalk for an easy and safe stroll to beaches, restaurants and village shops. Relax in the spacious guest lounge or reading lounge, with superb views from the balconies overlooking the lagoon. Wilderness Manor is luxuriously decorated in an African colonial style with fine oriental rugs, heirlooms, antiques, art and collectables which contribute to a refined and stylish ambience. Retire to the serenity of four stylish en-suite bedrooms: three luxury and spacious lagoon facing rooms on the second floor with superb views of the lagoon and one standard garden room on the ground floor with a private garden / patio. Look forward to our Continental buffet and English breakfast served in our breakfast room, opening onto a sunny balcony overlooking the indigenous forest where the Knysna Loerie often comes to feed... Whether you are passionate about water sports, hiking, extreme adventure or animal encounters, the Garden Route and Klein Karoo has something for you. CHILD POLICY: Wilderness Manor is not suitable for infants and children younger than 12 years of age. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wilderness Manor Guest House

Address: 397 Waterside Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: RM329 - RM506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wilderness Manor Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“You won't go wrong staying in any of the rooms.”
ianwS982MW, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for the rooms with the lagoon view, they are really spacious with a nice seated area, large bathrooms and patio.”
  • View from the patio of the lagoon across the road
  • View of Wilderness beach
  • Early morning view of the lagoon, zoomed in
sonsslee, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 2,3,& 4 have balconies overlooking the lagoon. Room 1 has its own private garden. All are fabulous.”
TripTipsLondon, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A good location to visit knysna and surrounding area.”
469lyndah, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“very peaceful, lovely views”
giovannaingram, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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