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Wilderness Manor Guest House

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
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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.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Mountain View
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All reviews attention to detail bircher muesli guest house overlooking the lagoon garden route perfect hosts places to visit local knowledge bedroom and bathroom south africa every evening welcome drink thought of everything helpful hosts b bs hot breakfast breakfasts were excellent
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed here for two nights recently whilst travelling the garden route ,and what an absolute pleasure it was ,the hosts (Gerald & JD ) were really helpful ,from booking reservations at the local restaurant to actually running us there ! their local knowledge is first...More

Thank derek c
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 3 nights during our honeymoon in October at the Wilderness Manor and it was absolutely fabulous. We were welcomed so warmly by JD & Gerald the very first second we arrived. The rooms and the whole guest house were so elegant, clean...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice house, and our room had a lovely view out over the lagoon. Overall we enjoyed our stay, hosts were welcoming and offered lots of info about the local area which we wouldnt have known otherwise. Also helped us out booking restaurants etc....More

Thank Ell3n_P
Response from Gerald-Hoch10, Owner at Wilderness Manor Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review Wilderness Manor on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at Wilderness Manor. Thank you for loading the two beautiful photos of the lagoon. What a lovely view from your room...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall excellent stay, very good hospitality, lots of information over the envirement good suggestions for trips and especially restaurants, they even booked it for usBut the two owners Gerald and JD wer brilliant with the best breakfast everincluding an Glansspreeuw on the terrace.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This guest house surpasses all expectation the room was beautiful and the house just wonderful, JD and Gerald could not do enough for you booking restaurants and showing you trip out during the day. Would stay again given the chance if we comeback to South...More

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"Higher floors have best views across lagoon"
3 weeks ago
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"Our room without a view of the lagoon was so large, comfortable and luxurious that we didn't perceive..."
30 Sep 2018
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"All the rooms are amazing, but especially the ones on the top provide an unforgettable experience"
12 Sep 2018
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"We had a lovely view at the front of the hotel facing the lagoon"
31 Aug 2018
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US$101 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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