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Xanadu Guest Villa

5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   No.43 die duin, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Ranked #8 of 51 Wilderness B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
howard c Southam, United Kingdom
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Southam, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Xanadu (according to Coleridge's poem) was Kublai Khan's pleasure dome, and Albert and Tersia's home certainly lives up to this description. It is in a stunning location on the beach, the rooms are spacious and the whole house is sumptuously decorated. Every detail has been thought about and they have used the best quality materials. They are also so welcoming... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A five-star location with hosts that go beyond their needs to make you comfortable. Stunning Bath and a de ck veranda overlooking the quite, pristine beach. An ideal retreat for people who don't need noise the whole time.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our friends recommended this B&B and what a great find. The house is on such a beautiful spot on the beach. Rooms large and a good breakfast is served. The beach is stunning and quiet and we enjoyed long walks every day. Our room had a beautiful view of the sea. Wilderness is a lesser known beach area on the... More 

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This property and its owners are 'wow' from the minute you walk in. Most amazing views and location and the accommodation is stunning. Friendly service and great facilities. Would definitely stay there again.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a location on the beautiful beach in Wilderness! This is a really lovely Guest House run by Tersia and Albert. We had a beautiful, spacious bedroom suite (Neptune) with elegantly traditional decor but the huge bathroom was very contemporary, with a free standing bath overlooking the Ocean and a huge terrace with magnificent views. We saw all the other... More 

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halesowen
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Xanadu is a luxury guest house situated right on the beach, we were met by Albert who showed us around his loveley home and immediately made us feel welcome we sat in the garden with a welcome drink and met their 2 swiss shepherd dogs who are really friendly. We stayed in room number 3 which is a bright and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first impression of Xanadu was the beautiful and magnificent carved wood front door and as it opened we were warmly welcomed by the staff who immediately called the owner, Albert. We were made to feel very much at home in this beautiful and spacious guest house. It overlooks the sea with a tropical garden through which one could can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our second visit and it will not stop there. The location and ocean view is amazing. The suites are all different but stunning. Wilderness itself is a little gem with great restaurants and accessibility to many places of interest. Hospitality is unlike anywhere we have ever stayed.

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york
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Albert and Tesia have built a wonderful family home over the last 15 years on the Wilderness Sand dunes, and developed this into a beautiful and palatial guest house. It is spatial, special and sumptuous. Quality furnishings, beautiful collections of art, and tasteful decorations. The gardens are on various levels, all immaculate with abundant dining areas, sun chairs, and sunbathing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the walks down from the gardens at the villa straight on to the wonderful beach. The hosts provide chairs and umbrellas for guests to enjoy. Inside the villa itself the views are magnificent and the furnishings live up to the grandeur of the location. Versace meets Hollywood! Excellent breakfasts, comfy beds. Can't really fault

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Address: No.43 die duin, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Xanadu Guest Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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