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729 Constantia Kloof Road, Wilderness 6560 South Africa
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 20/08/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20/08/26 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#2 of 56 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
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Livingstone Villa is a luxury Villa. Not a small bedroom but a self-catering house. Splash pool! There are stairs to the house. Please be aware before you book. Rated as #5 star #self-catering by TGCSA. A friendly note: NOT a heated splash pool but has sun panels so on a sunshine day the sun panels will provide a warm pool. No sunshine no warm pool water. 6 people- 3 bedrooms 2 1/2 bathrooms, 3 showers,3 toilets-3 gas fireplaces-indoor bbq-breathtaking seaviews-free wi-fi-fully equipped kitchen walking distance to beach-exquisite details- seaviews-bird life-gas fireplace -3x full underfloor heating-indoor braai bbq-watch dolphins-garden -quality bedlinen -2 Kingsize bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms -shower and bath-3rd bedroom has 2 3/4 beds shower and toilet on 1 st floor 3rd bedroom has it’s own entrance and lounge and Own TV- all linen is provided -Linen and towels provided. Gowns are provided. Each bedroom has a balcony with seaviews.Hear the waves break while you sleep.Watch dolphins play.Feed Knysna Loerie on the balcony with bananas. Bird paradise -underfloor heating 2x Baths, 3x showers, 3x Gas fireplaces. Free wi-fi TV with full DSTV -Comfortable mattressess full DSTV.Kitchen fully equipped. Own private garden. Dog friendly by arrangement. Security provided. Safe parking.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Bar / lounge
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Self-serve laundry
Outdoor pool
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Peter wrote a review Dec 2021
189 contributions90 helpful votes
There are many top-class hotels and guesthouses along the Garden Route. I can't think of many that come close to the sheer luxury, comfort and unrivalled views that this property offers. The location is unbeatable, with mountain, forest and sea views for days. And because it's an upmarket home, it has little touches that few other venues can rival: your own splash pool on the balcony, your choice of coffee machines, and a fully equipped kitchen. The cherry on the top? The joy of putting out fruit for the magnificent Knysna loeries, and the numerous other birds who come to get sugar water and seed. Simply magnificent.
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Date of stay: December 2021
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Response from Matilda Venter, General Manager at Livingstone Villa
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Peter, we are so blessed to have awesome guests like you and your family. Thank you so much for the detailed review and great feedback. We truly appreciate the kind words and support. We really put our heart into the villa the management of it, and reviews like this makes every day worth it. We hope to host you at Livingstone Villa again and that the villa will become your home away from home. Have a blessed and wonderful festive season. Regards, Matilda
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svanwyk921 wrote a review Nov 2021
Centurion, South Africa1 contribution1 helpful vote
This was our 3rd visit to Livingstone Villas and I can without a shadow of a doubt say this is our "happy place" with views of the ocean, mountains and forest surrounding Wilderness it feels like you you are perched in a luxurious nest above the town and it truly feels like you are free. This beautiful and luxuriously furnished villa will truly be you home away from home and whether you would like to entertain, party, fill your days with adventure in the surrounding nature or just sleep and rest ...it can all be done from the comfort of this incredible residence. Can truly not wait to visit Livingstone again to extend on the numerous precious memories already made there over the past four years.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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Response from Marianna Smith, Owner at Livingstone Villa
Responded 05 Dec 2021
Dear Dolf and Susan what a privilege it is to have such amazing guests choosing Livingstone Villa! A true honour and thank you for leaving such a kind and beautiful review. It was and always will be a pleasure to have you as guests at Livingstone Villa. May your festive season be full of love and joy. We hope to see you soon. Warmest regards Matilda, Dean, Marianna and Alex
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sisandaloni wrote a review Oct 2021
1 contribution3 helpful votes
My family had a great stay at the Villa. We enjoyed the spaciousness of the house, individual hideaways are plenty. It is also situated in a quite and safe location. The centrality of the Wilderness made for ease of access to attractions in surrounding areas. The beach is a walk away, with the sound of the waves soothing at night. Matilda was a great host and very prompt in her responses to queries.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Responded 4 weeks ago
Hi Sisanda, thank you so much for the detailed review and great feedback. We truly appreciate the the 5 star review and support. We are so blessed to have awesome guests like you and your family. We hope to host you at Livingstone Villa again Have a blessed and wonderful festive season. Regards, Matilda
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lillianferr wrote a review May 2021
Port Elizabeth, South Africa3 contributions
This is our second time, and it didn't disappoint. Beautiful house, inside and out and the views to die for. The rooms and bathrooms are stunning with fireplace in all the rooms and the kitchen has got everything you need
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Responded 18 May 2021
Dear Lillian Thanks for your beautiful review and support a 2nd time! We truly appreciate ! We are blessed to get 5 star guests. Stay safe and healthy. See you soon. André, Marianna & the Livingstone Villa team
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esau.tamara@gmail.com wrote a review May 2021
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We regularly visit the Garden Route and Livingstone villa is our first choice of stay. We have stayed at the villa few times and it has always exceeded our epectations. The views are spectacular and the visiting loeries are breathtaking. The house is luxurious, without feeling unwelcome to my very busy boys. Mariaan and Andre make us feel extemely welcome - which is beyond the normal meet and greet. The house is luxurious and has every comfort you can think of. We love being in walking distance from the beach and at the same time - its not so close to the busyness of the town. We will continue to choose Livingston Villa as our first option on the garden route, as it feels like a home away from home
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Response from Marianna Smith, Owner at Livingstone Villa
Responded 12 May 2021
Hi there :) Thanks a million times for your support over the years! It is great to have guests like you. A superstar. We are glad you enjoyed the villa and taking the time to write us a beautiful review. We hope to see you again in the future. Stay safe and healthy! Warmest regards Marianna & the Livingstone Villa team
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PRICE RANGE
US$148 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeWilderness
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Livingstone Villa
Which popular attractions are close to Livingstone Villa?
Nearby attractions include Wilderness Beach (0.6 km), Wilderness Lagoon (1.0 km), and Pharoah Art Gallery (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Livingstone Villa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Livingstone Villa?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Livingstone Villa?
Guests can enjoy a lounge and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Livingstone Villa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Livingstone Villa?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Girl's On The Square, Pomodoro, and Salinas Beach Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Livingstone Villa?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Livingstone Villa located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Wilderness.
Are any cleaning services offered at Livingstone Villa?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are there any historical sites close to Livingstone Villa?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Old Slave Tree (11.5 km).