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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Thank you Rita for your hospitality, and making us feel so incredibly welcome. Haus Am Strand is right on the beach, very professional and friendly atmosphere. It was very clean and beautifully furnished. I was surprised that it was so well priced for the location. It can easily compete with all the best holiday places on the planet, in terms...

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Wilderness, South Africa
Reviewed 26 May 2012

Things Tourists like. Genuine friendliness. Exceptional Character. Haus Am Strand is the place that we ourselves would always choose to return to on holidays. Beautifully decorated with care and love. Natural, unstuffy, humorous hosts, gardens, the artistic, the unusual. We just love this place. The host are doing her best and treat her guests like fellow human beings. The sea...

Thank Scholtz S
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 25 May 2012

The perfect accommodation! The perfect surroundings! The perfect hospitality! Haus am Strand is literally a 'stone's-throw-away' from the beautiful and tranquil Wilderness beach. The accommodation was clean, spacious, 'homely' and beyond-friendly hostess, Rita, was always willing to help. Haus am Strand is a MUST-STAY (and the price is ridiculously cheap!!!). Thank you Haus am Strand for an incredible honeymoon

Thank Ilan S
Reviewed 2 May 2012

this is one of the distinct few places that you really get what you see and the friendliest place on earth the apartments are huge and the decorating and everything that matters was done with care and thought for the person staying there this is truly "Heaven on Earth" and the Breakfast on request option is Gr8 and convenient..

Thank Tina v
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We could not have found a more lovely, professional, clean and spectacular place to celebrate our honeymoon. Huis am Strand's owners really went the extra mile to make us (and all of there guests) comfortable, relaxed and at home. The rooms are beautifully decorated, designed to meet your every need! The location is beautiful as the house sits directly on...

Thank MvdMale
Reviewed 25 April 2012

We where on 3 weeks holiday & stayed here for 2 nights in beach bungalow,it was very roomey with a 32" tv nice lounge & kitchen.The garden was very nice with lots sun loungers,the beach was also very big,but you could not go in the sea as the currents very strong,so with no pool you could not swim.

Thank pinnock
Reviewed 22 April 2012

Great location, owners very friendly. Definitely worth our money. We will go back.

Thank Stako
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Reviewed 28 February 2012

We had a wonderful 5 nights stay in the ocean suite. The rooms are decorated with love, the view is just stunning. We know when we are back in Wilderness we want to stay there again. Rita was such a sweet host. Thanks again, hope to see you again. And last but not least, the price was very friendly, too.

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hausamstrand, Owner at Haus am Strand, responded to this review

MANY THANKS to all guests who have been to HAUS AM STRAND - GUESTHOUSE in WILDERNESS, South Afrika! Thank you for the great reviews that we have received. Its wonderful when guests are happy and give us feedback. We appreciate all comments and are grateful for the effort you make to write into Trip Advisor. We are continously renovating and...

Inverness, Scotland
Reviewed 17 February 2012

This was our second visit to Wilderness during our four weeks in South Africa and we had previously stayed in a nearby guest house, which was wonderful. However, there were no vacancies on our return trip and so we booked in at Haus am Strand on a self catering basis - we were not disappointed! The location is stunning and...

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Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 15 November 2011

Words cannot describe the beauty of the ocean visible from your bed! We had an amazing stay in the Ocean Suite; a beautifully decorated haven that brings about happiness and tranquility - so much so that we were very sad to leave! Rita and Mike are the perfect hosts, always friendly and helpful to ensure the best holiday experience possible!...

Thank AngVoul

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  • Beachfront
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful, romantic Guesthouse directly on the Beach. Large exotic garden flowing right onto the beach, with sun-loungers and grill. All apartments are on suite with Jacuzzi/Shower. The rooms are nicely furnished and supplied with heaters, heating blankets, towel heaters, some with underfloor heating, gowns and extra blankets for your comfort. Sat-TV in all rooms, except Mini Suite. WIFI FREE ! Most of them come with kitchenette and Jacuzzis. Two have facilities to make a small breakfast only, i.e. fridge, toaster, kettle... but not a kitchen. We offer breakfast with free coffee in our Partner-Restaurants, 2 minutes walk. There are about 12 Restaurants, Supermarket, Bars, Doctors, Postoffice, Bars, Laundry and small shops in the village across the road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Haus am Strand

Address: 83 Sands Road, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $100 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Haus am Strand 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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