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*From R890.00
Per person, per night sharing
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Location & Contact Details
Address:Freesia Avenue, Wilderness, Garden Route, Western Cape, South Africa

Payment Methods
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Bed Configuration
  • en-suite double room (Sleeps 2) x 4
    • Room 1 - king
Special Categories
  • Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodation
  • Wedding Venue Accommodation
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30542 page views since 26 Aug, 2004.
Last updated on 25 May, 2020.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 16 years
Serendipity Guest House is situated on the banks of the Touw River and borders on to the Wilderness National Park, a UNESCO proclaimed water bird conservancy.

We have four en-suite bedrooms with quality linen, underfloor heating and ceiling fans. Guest Lounge with fire place and library is inviting and softly furnished to pamper. Delectable country breakfasts are served in the breakfast room or outside on the terrace. Security is provided by security gates and parking in the basement. Our rooms are Wi-Fi Broadband enabled.

Cuisine is of the standard you'd expect from an award-wining establishment. Among the accolades Serendipity was chosen as 'Wine Magazine' Top 100 restaurants in South Africa since 2003. One of 30 restaurants chosen to participate in Mo Chandon/BoE circle. American Express Platinum Card for Fine Dining awarded to Serendipity since 2008 up to 2014.

Dinner is a sociable five-course gourmet experience around antique family heirlooms, all dressed up in white linen, set with crystal, candles, polished silver and imported glasses - remember to reserve your table when booking your accommodation! Lizelle, the chef, graduated from Pretoria University and Prue Leith Academy of Food and Wine. The food is a delicious fusion of the best and freshest South African delicacies combined with international spices and condiments and methodologies. Rudolf is the sayer of grace, maitre d', sommelier and wine steward and occasional raconteur. He serves pre-dinner aperitifs on the water's edge, while guests to enjoy the crimson sunset and watch the many water birds visiting the property.

The Guest House is enveloped by a lush, indigenous sculpted garden. The protected evergreen Outeniqua forests and the water bird sanctuary cradle the house. The misty- morning hanging over the wetlands entice late rising after an evening of gemütlichkeit, bonhomie and ubuntu in the restaurant.

With our complimentary canoes you can canoe to the waterfall in the Wilderness National Park. Abseiling the cliffs, walking the miles of empty white sand beaches and watching dolphins, whales and rare birds, fishing the river or the sea, mountain biking are all within minutes from your home-from-home.

Golfing are only 20 minutes away. Fancourt Golf Club, George Golf Club; and the Ernie Els Ou Baai Golf Resort are close by. Other highly rated golf courses such as Pezula Golf Estate, Simola and Pinnacle Point Golf Estate only 45 minutes from Serendipity.

For the more relaxed forty minutes away are the fascinating town of Knysna with its annual oyster festival, historic Mossel Bay with its casino and Oudtshoorn with its Cango Caves and ostriches.

Serendipity is situated in the heart of the Garden Route and is an excellent home from which to plan your daily activities. A three day stay is recommended.

Portfolio Rated: Luxury
Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Birdlife South Africa - Birder Friendly
  • Greenwood Guides Member
  • Member of Cape Town Tourism
  • Oak Leaf Grading (5)
  • Portfolio Collection Member
Facilities
  • Air conditioner (some units)
  • Airport (less than 15km)
  • Beach (less than 500m)
  • Exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • Fireplace
  • Fishing onsite
  • Horse riding (less than 5km)
  • Internet facilities
  • Lake onsite
  • Laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • Laundry facilities onsite
  • Lock-up safe
  • Medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • Nature trail onsite
  • Parking all onsite
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Tea / coffee making facilities
  • Tumble dryer onsite
  • Washing machine onsite
  • Wifi Available
Special Categories
  • Fresh-Water Fishing Accommodation
  • Wedding Venue Accommodation
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  • Cancellation Policy
    Cancellation Policy
    The cancellation fee is calculated as a percentage of the full accommodation value namely:
    0 to 7 days prior to arrival: 100%
    8 to 14 days prior to arrival: 75%
    15 to 30 days prior to arrival 50%
    NB All refunds are subject to a 15% administration fee
  • Arrival & Departure Times
    Arrival: After 14:00
    Depart: 11:00
  • Terms Of Payment
    50% deposit on confirmation of accommocation reservation Dinner will be seperately billed. Restaurant closed on Sundays Good Friday & Christmas Day
  • Rules/Conditions
    Children under the age of 12 years exceptable subject to prior special arrangment
Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy
The cancellation fee is calculated as a percentage of the full accommodation value namely:
0 to 7 days prior to arrival: 100%
8 to 14 days prior to arrival: 75%
15 to 30 days prior to arrival 50%
NB All refunds are subject to a 15% administration fee
Arrival & Departure Times
Arrival: After 14:00
Depart: 11:00
Terms Of Payment
50% deposit on confirmation of accommocation reservation Dinner will be seperately billed. Restaurant closed on Sundays Good Friday & Christmas Day
Rules/Conditions
Children under the age of 12 years exceptable subject to prior special arrangment
Page Statistics
30542 page views since 26 Aug, 2004.
Last updated on 25 May, 2020.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 16 years
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