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Serendipity

Expedia.comUSD 131*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 135*
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I truly wish we had stayed more than one night. We were met by Elsabe personally and then taken to our beautiful room with a balcony overlooking the river. The attention to detail in the room was amazing. The breakfast was delicious and very professionally presented. We took out a canoe early in the morning and had a lovely relaxing...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Rudolf as Chef receives you personally and describes the cooking of the menu whilst you sip on your Apéro at the lake. Dining is inside. Food absolutely delicious and the hosts Rudolf and Lizelle just amazing. Pick-up and lift back to the hotel is guaranteed. Definitely a place to visit again!

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Thank Pascal S
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had the loveliest time at the guest house. The rooms were so clean, neat and had small little extras to make our stay even more special. The hostess was so lovely and welcoming...the breakfast was awesome! We will definately be back again soon!

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Thank clairemalan14
Elsabe K, Owner at Serendipity, responded to this review

Dear clairemalan14,, Thank you for evaluating your stay with us. Looking forward to host you when the next opportunity arises Best of luck Elsabe

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rarely have I enjoyed a night on the road such as this. Normally I am a "get in my car and drive to Bushmans in one go" man but my wife has persuaded that breaking the journey is worth trying. I am glad I let her persuade me. The welcome on arrival was friendly as well as efficient and the...

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Thank J9394HTsimonc
S E Kent,UK
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Serendipity is different. It has a unique blend of charm, a very special restaurant and just a touch of eccentricity. We had a lovely room with a good size balcony, a small carafe of sherry and a slightly dated bathroom. The staff and hosts are all friendly, helpful and efficient while the evening meal, which is optional but which you...

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Thank Bill C
Nottingham
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is a fantastic place to stay when in Wilderness. Warm and welcoming staff, lovely clean rooms with all amenities available and the restaurant serves some of the most delicious food we have ever eaten. This is truly a gem and one that we will return to again. Thank you to all for making our stay so special.

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Thank LittledogNottingham
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This guest house was even better than i remember it on our previous visit some years ago. Rooms are pristine & everything you need is right there, even UK sockets have been installed, hairdryer at hand, tea/coffee & nibbles supplied. A complimentary decanter of sherry is a nice touch & good well-lit mirrors always help greatly. As for the restaurant,...

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Thank IreneT_12
Pretoria
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Romantic Weekend - check. Fantastic facilities - check. Out-of-this-world service and friendliness - check. Views to die for - check. Food that takes your breath away - check. Will they see us again - check

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Thank ernsh2017
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 March 2017

our 2nd visit was perfect again. The rooms are lovely and very clean. Nothing is missing. Everything is placed with love! The kanu trips are great! And than the dinner!! Don't miss it - very !tasty l!! And very special wine pairing!! We will be back

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Thank Marcel R
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A lovely small guesthouse. Looking over the river. Rooms clean, well equipped with small touch that make it a home from home. The room opened onto a balcony with sun beds and cushions provided. Beach towels were also provided if you wanted to go to the beach. Breakfast was beautify prepared and lots of options. The hostess was available but...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Serendipity Wilderness, a 5-Star Restaurant and Guesthouse, is a sprawling multi-storey residence with serene and graceful double volume public areas, with fireplaces, situated in a manicured garden on the banks of the Touw River Lagoon, managed by academic and professionally trained owners. Dining at Serendipity offers superb cuisine, friendly and professional service in a graceful setting. A five course South African inspired menu, experienced in a refined atmosphere, is the benchmark of Serendipity ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serendipity

Address: Freesia Avenue | Garden Route, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $161 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Serendipity 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms identical”
Ginger234, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms overlook the water, and share a common deck”
mesandra57, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not many options, you can't go wrong.”
616christelleb, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“WE had room 2, but from my knowledge all the rooms look over the lagoon, so all the rooms are perfect views”
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seanttill, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All four rooms are lovely.”
ShirwellRobynK, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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