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The Ocean View Luxury Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   39 Die Duin | P.O. Box 244, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Ranked #21 of 48 Wilderness B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jillepping Epping, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Epping, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this hotel on a google search and planned my whole trip around it - we were not disappointed. Every picture is a true reflection. We stayed in room 3, upper level which had a great view of the beach and sea. The room is lovely, just needs perhaps your own mini fridge although we loved the one in... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

The Ocean View Guest House is located at the perfect spot, directly on Wilderness' Beach with an stunning view and amazing sound of the sea. The house is very modern and clean. Breakfast is nice and fresh. Would definitely recommend to go there.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

As you might have guessed from the name, the Ocean View Guest House has fabulous and expansive views across the Indian Ocean. With what seems like acres of glass there are sweeping vistas from every room. It's a beautiful building, furnished in a very contemporary, stylish and individual way. Each guest room fronts the ocean and has a balcony or... More

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

This guest house has a wonderful location in Wilderness. The king sized bed was comfortable, the wi-fi worked well. It would have been great to have a mini fridge in the room as well as a Nespresso or something similar.

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Liverpool, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights and this hotel is located right on the beach with every room backing onto the the crashing wilderness sea coasts beautiful beach. The entire hotel looks brand new and is ultra modern stylish. The private locked gates directly to the beach. Good quality breakfast is available and there are several fine bars and restaurants for... More

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Cairns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

My husband and I stay only the one night and four Harm very welcoming as we arrived late one afternoon looking for a place to stay. Harm was really nice and accomodating and advised us were to go and eat that evening etc. Our room was lovely and we fell in love with the massive zebra cushions on the bed,... More

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Robertson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The Ocean View is a design showhouse, converted into a luxury guest house, and its location right on the beach is to die for. The villa stands out in the Wilderness dunes, with one of the most beautiful beaches of the Garden Route right on its doorstep. The interior is chic and cool, all materials and fittings used are European... More

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Bradford
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We stayed three nights. two lots of steps led down to the lounge area and our room. The property is right on the sea front and as such there is a lot of wave crashing noise, double glazing would help. The temperature was quite warm but we were unable to have the patio doors open because of the sea noise.There... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This is a stunning house, however there were a number of little problems blinds that didn't work, (which are mentioned jn a previous review in 2012) light bulbs that need replacing, a very poorly located flat screen TV in the way if the terrace door, and a toilet seat that wasn't fixed properly. Overall a rather expensive. We also found... More

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63 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Lovely place, clearly lots of attention to detail on the fittings. Very friendly and helpful service, and great breakfast! Interesting place as you get the experience of living in a glass box which obviously has its downsides hence my 4 rating- felt a bit stark in some ways....

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Additional Information about The Ocean View Luxury Guest House

Address: 39 Die Duin | P.O. Box 244, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #21 of 48 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ocean View Luxury Guest House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Ocean View Luxury Guest House is situated on the Dune in the Picturesque Coastal Village of Wilderness, in the heart of the Garden Route. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the area, overlooking the warm Indian Ocean and offering the privilege of viewing dolphins and whales. Affording exclusive luxury combined with all comforts of home, this modern architectural designed home offers you the pleasure of all the suites, with signature decor and en-suite bathrooms, being sea facing with private decks. ... more   less 
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