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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The house is situated on the coast of the beautiful Western Cape in the serene seaside village of Wilderness. This fully equipped accommodation is ideal for travelers who wish to experience the Garden Route with 5 star quality. It provides an uniquely African experience in a safe and family friendly environment with uninterrupted sea views.

The property offers 4 bedrooms all with en-suite baths and showers and has large balconies providing panoramic views. Three of the bedrooms have double beds and one bedroom has twin beds. The kitchen is fully furnished with a gas hob, an electric double oven, a microwave, a large fridge/freezer and a breakfast nook. Utilities include a washer, tumble dryer and dishwasher.

The sitting area has a television, satellite, a DVD player and music system. Sliding doors open onto a wooden deck area and swimming pool facing the beach. The house provides easy access to the beach with a private walkway. (about 200 steps)


Design: Built in an African style with a modern nuance the house radiates harmony with its surroundings. Travertine flooring throughout, marble, colorful drystone walling and thatched roofs with exposed beams create a warm yet rustic feel, while large aluminum windows and sliding doors emphasize the property's openness inviting sunlight into the large room layouts. This African feel is further exclaimed through superb interior decorating and soft furnishings, including paintings and carvings of the big 5. Lighting emphasizing the pine wooden beams and 'kaapse riet' used in making the thatched roof provides a well rounded effect of warmth and class. Rare Wenza wood is used throughout the house and for winter times a log burning stove provides for ultimate comfort and atmosphere.

To see...: The house is built on a large dune on the beach front of the South Coast and offers panoramic views from every angle. It is fully equipped with decks and balconies to make sightseeing more accessible. Sights include whale watching in winter months, the Outeniqua Mountains, vast Wilderness lakes and the beach front. At night Mosselbay's city lights can be clearly seen. It is not only the sights, but also the smell and sound of the sea which makes the experience all the more special. Wilderness also has extremely clear skies and is accordingly perfect for stargazing. The villa is also built in the midst of Melkhout trees which is a protected tree species. Emphasis was placed on the preservation of these trees during the erection of the building because it forms the habitat of several bird and mammal species, including the well renowned Knysna Loerie and small 'dyke'.

Wilderness Garden Estate: Positioned in the far corner of 'Whale Close' the house forms part of the much sought after Wilderness Garden Estate. The Estate was built in an aim to provide luxurious housing in a safe environment for overseas as well as South African residents. Emphasis was placed on leaving the surroundings in a natural state to protect natural vegetation, surrounding dunes and wildlife. Its sought after status was emphasized when it was featured on the South African glamor and entertainment show, Top Billing. Because of the surrounding vegetation and hedges a wholly secluded and safe atmosphere is created.

Safety is always an important question. Wilderness Garden Estate is a privately owned estate with approximately 45 executive homes. The entrance to the estate is gated and manned by 24 hour security personnel. Also, as an additional precaution, the house is alarmed and linked to a security company which monitors the alarm and provide armed response if need be.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 400 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Garage:

    Double garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May to August 2016
May 1 - Aug 31, 2016
4 night min stay

$1,569
September 2016
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2016
4 night min stay

$2,488
October 2016
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
4 night min stay

$2,751
November 2016
Nov 1 - Nov 30, 2016
4 night min stay

$2,882
December (1st to 13th) 2016
Dec 1 - Dec 13, 2016
4 night min stay

$3,276
Christmas & New Year 2016
Dec 14 - Jan 10, 2017
4 night min stay

$3,670
January (11th to 31st) 2017
Jan 11 - Jan 31, 2017
4 night min stay

$3,276
February 2017
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2017
4 night min stay

$3,013
March 2017
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay

$2,488
April 2017
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay

$2,357

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $328.26
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

CANCELLATIONS

A 90 day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are made more than 90 days prior to the arrival date will incur a 10% penalty. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, that are made between:

• 89 days and 60 days - 25% penalty

• 59 days and 30 days - 50% penalty

• 29 days and 7 days - 75% penalty

• 6 days or less - forfeit of full payment

BOOKING PROCESS

1) 20% due within 5 days to secure the dates while we hold the booking as tentative for you

2) 40% due 90 days before your stay with us

3) Final 40% due 30 days before your stay with us

PLEASE NOTE: A £250.00 damages deposit is required a minimum of 14 days before your stay. Providing there are no damages this will be refunded in full within 14 days of departure.


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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
George
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Necessary

Wilderness is renowned as much for its natural beauty, vast stretches of beach, tranquillity and calm seas, as it is for its tradition of hospitality - which began as far back as the late 1800’s, when the first stone farmhouse was converted into a seaside boarding house.

Although the village centre lies just 15km east of George, the area known as Wilderness stretches from the Kaaimans River to the borders of the Goukamma Nature Reserve. It is the only village in the country that can boast its own National Park, for the 2 500 hectare Wilderness National Park lies within its boundaries. With five rivers, five lakes and 19km of beach, this sensitive Eco-system creates a wetland of international importance.

Bird watching is a rare and unique experience, for here is a tapestry of interwoven wetlands, forests, mountains, beaches, open fields and fynbos that provide habitat for nearly 200 species.

 

Manager info

About: My name is Daryl Hamer and I am the managing director at Millbrooke Holiday Lettings (A trading name of Millbrooke Lettings Limted) in Manchester, England. We manage a small portfolio of exclusive properties around the world on behalf of their owners. We have been taking bookings and managing guests staying at this property since 2012 and have received fantastic feedback from many happy clients.


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Photos

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Master bedroom (dresssing area)

    Master bedroom (dresssing area)

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Third bedroom

    Third bedroom

  • Fourth bedroom

    Fourth bedroom

  • Wilderness

    Wilderness

  • Front elevation

    Front elevation

  • Second lounge/terrace room

    Second lounge/terrace room

  • Kitchen/breakfast area

    Kitchen/breakfast area

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • En-suite (master bedroom)

    En-suite (master bedroom)

  • En-suite (second bedroom)

    En-suite (second bedroom)

  • En-suite (Third bedroom)

    En-suite (Third bedroom)

  • En-suite (fourth bedroom)

    En-suite (fourth bedroom)

  • Wilderness

    Wilderness

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4.5
  • Property type
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