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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Staff were polite, knowledgeable and helpful - assisted with activities, restaurants and directions. We stayed on the first floor which was a beautiful large room - extremely clean with a large bathroom including shower and a bath. We had a balcony which provided views across the stunning wilderness beach - a delight to wake up to every morning. We had...

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Kim Yes, literally on the beach!!, Thank you for loving our beautiful hotel and thank you for a wonderful review. I am so delighted that you loved every detail of our 5***** accommodation and service. And that you loved walking to the tasty restaurant around us. We hope to accommodate you again in the near future. Best wishes Ted

Reviewed 6 September 2016

Very excellent 5 stars guest house with wonderful view of the wilderness beach and the magnificent sound of the waves. The standards of the residence is very high and surfaces are very excellent. You can access the beach directly from the house and enjoy the walk on the beach. There are several good Resturants around the guest house and the...

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Badr H Thank you for taking time to write such a wonderful review. We appreciate all the praises about our beautiful hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed walking on the beach and to the lovely restaurants around us. We hope to accommodate you again in the near future. Best wishes Ted

Twickenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night on our way back from Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town. The location is exactly as it says .... On the Beach, and wow, what a beach! Truly spectacular sitting on the deck with a glass of wine in hand (included in room rate!)watching the waves crash in. We stayed in a lovely modern room with every...

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Sara I can see that you had a memorable experience at our beautiful hotel. Thank you for choosing us in wilderness. We also enjoyed your presence in our gorgeous hotel, and we loved catering for you. Please do not hesitate to call us should you wish to make a booking. Best wishes Ted

Stilbaai, South Africa
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This place is all we expected it to be. Clean comfortable with a great location and very friendly staff. Ted received us and was very professional and helpful. The room was very clean and spacious . The bathroom very well designed and the view can not be better. The breakfast was perfect. All in all value for money.

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Good day Happy guests. Its a pity it was only one night...! how I wished you stay longer, to pump you with much more 5***** experience. I am pretty sure you already planning for your next longer stay with us. Thank you very much for the lovely review and recommendations to family and friends, much appreciated. Best Wishes Ted

East London, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2016

On the Beach, thank you it was one of our most enjoyable stays, clean, lovely people, room beautiful, I can recommend this place. Breakfast fantastic. The staff was so helpful, and could not do enough for our overnight stay. We felt Staff and spoilt.

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Traveller Wow!, you felt spoilt!! That's what we do here at On The Beach. "Spoiling our guests so that they don't miss home" We do take pride in catering to our guests needs the best way we can. We make sure every guests feel at home. We hope your next trip, you will stay longer to experience the wonders...

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Amazing room with even better views! Pieter was extremely welcoming and did more than necc to make us feel comfartable! 5 stars. Will defn recommend this to family and friends! Wilderness itself also a fairy tale town

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Ihano Thank you for lovely review and for staying with us. It was wonderful to have you here at On The Beach. I am thrilled to hear that our service met your needs and expectations, and that Pieter played a huge role in making your stay special. We really appreciate your recommendations to family and friends. Should you wish...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We were welcomed very warmly by Pieter when arrived. Hadn't even got ot of the car! Was given a complimentary drink as well and was also welcomed by the owner as well. I loved the great open views of the beach both downstairs andn the bedroms as well. I will say the bathroom was the star of this bedroom suit...

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Phillipwalker. It was lovely to have you here at On The Beach Wilderness. Thank you for the wonderful review and for choosing our beautiful hotel. I am very much pleased with your comments and lovely words about our hotel and staff. "you should have asked.. I could use my magic to pack this bathroom in your suitcase.. lol.." Thank...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 15 August 2016

On the beach is a place where you feel home and the staff are trying their best to have you in you full enjoyment. It is really on the beach and it is really five stars. The breakfast, the view, the spacious rooms are fantastic.

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Husaine I am very glad that you find our gorgeous hotel home away from home and that the staff were helpful. Thank you for recommending ON THE BEACH to other travellers and rating it so high. We hope to seeing you again soon. Best wishes Ted

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 15 August 2016

On the Beach is a real gem, located - as its name suggests - right on the magnificent Wilderness beach. The luxurious rooms have uninterrupted views of the ocean, and the staff members are incredibly helpful and warm. Breakfast is also delicious.

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Juddy Thank you for the wonderful review, very much appreciated. I am glad to learn that you find our hotel rooms luxurious with uninterrupted views. and I am grateful to hear that our staff added value to your stay. We are looking forward to your next trip. Best wishes Ted

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 August 2016

As the name suggest, this Boutique Hotel is situated right on the Beach of Wilderness. I can only thank my sister for giving us a night at this prestige establishment as a surprise Birthday gift, as otherwise I would never have experienced such an amazing place! With arrival one is welcomed with a friendly smile by Ted. The decor is...

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TedOnTheBeach, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Wilderness, responded to this review

Dear Swan Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the wonderful review. Thank you for the praises and lovely words about our hotel and the staff, AND Rating our hotel so high. I am very happy to find that your stay was amazing and that you loved every detail in our hotel. it was very nice to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the Beach Wilderness boasts the best beachfront location in Wilderness. Just a few steps down from the sun deck, your feet will be in the soft yellow sands of the beach. Our accommodation offers 7 luxurious hotel suites, 6 with stunning views of the Indian Ocean surf and beach. On the Beach is uniquely located directly on the beachfront; our boutique guest house is a newly built getaway with every modern convenience meeting the highest 5 star international standards. Enjoy our 6 spacious south-facing suites, each fully equipped with 5-star amenities throughout and offering a priceless view of the Indian Ocean. There is one North facing room overlooking the lush hills behind the village and ideal to catch the warm winter sun. Wilderness is a small town on the South Coast of South Africa nestled between the Outeniqua Mountains and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. It is the ideal place from which to explore the world-famous Garden Route. Wilderness is situated 15km from George, 30km from George Airport and 40 km from Knysna. This little beach town is a must stay destination when visiting the Garden Route. (view map) The balmy weather creates an all year round outdoor lifestyle that draws visitors to the beaches, lagoons and forests. You can enjoy the beautiful long white sandy beach and plenty of outdoor activities such as canoeing, hiking, surfing, mountain biking, paragliding and lots of peace and quiet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about On the Beach Wilderness

Address: 67 Sands Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: R1 297 - R3 905 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — On the Beach Wilderness 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The corner suite 4 on the first floor is great . Be aware the 2 ground floor rooms open onto the stoop deck!”
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“great location and friendly service”
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