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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 #13 of 48 Wilderness B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Angie659 Oakham, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oakham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really has the wow factor !! From entering to exiting. The decor is so tastefully done, every little detail has been accomplished. The breakfast and service and how it was presented as to be commmented on. Will definately spend another visit at this super guest villa. Also must mention that the hosts were so accomodating and welcoming. One not to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd time we visited Xanadu Guest Villa. My wife and I come here for quality time, to relax and unwind. The owners Albert and Tersia each time remembers us and this time upon our arrival immediately asked "how's the baby doing?" who we left at the grandparents - we are definitely not just a number like you... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very comfortable och luxury guesthouse at the Wilderness Beach. Nice rooms and a lovely garden to relax in. The beach is just a few meters away. Try to book the suite on the top floor with a terrace with 180 view. But note that the location just at the beach will make you hear the ocean the whole time,... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night this month on our journey along the Garden Route. This is a beautiful home though maybe outdated and the views are spectacular. We loved our time on the beach. We just felt that the owners were a little impersonal and we did not relaxed here the way we did every where else we stayed.

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XanaduGuestVilla, Owner at Xanadu Guest Villa, responded to this review

Dear Friend, You arrived late in the afternoon and departed directly after breakfast , not much time to get to know you! We had 12 other guests to attend to .Had you stayed longer we may have been able to connect better with you. Why do you fail to mention that we upgraded you at NO EXTRA CHARGE to a... More

Hamburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was one of the finest locations on our South Africa Tour. Albert - as a former lawyer - and his beautiful wife Tersia have realized their life dream in a perfect translation of "luxury for our guests". We had the "Neptune Suite" and we felt like Neptune: with an incredible view direct onto the sea. The big panorama windows... More

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Stocksfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would never have a holiday in South Africa and not stay at Zanadu!! It just gets better and better. It,s one of the places you go for a holiday and take great joy in recommending it to everyone . I hope it,s not too long before we return!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

After a 5 day trip around South Africa, this was our last stop before returning back to Cape Town to see out the rest of our holiday. My boyfriend and I were very excited to spend the last night of our trip here as the photos/location looked beautiful. When we arrived we were blown away by the guest house, the... More

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XanaduGuestVilla, Owner at Xanadu Guest Villa, responded to this review

Hallo Janine & boyfriend, Is it not incomprehensible that the review of a teenage girl and her boyfriend , a one nighter , paid for by a parent , with her first review , is given equal exposure against seasoned guests that after a stay for a week or a month scores their stay at 10/10 ? Every guest is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We have stayed in Wilderness many times before, but this is our favourite place so far. We stayed in the Neptun suite, so beautiful, so private.... Lovely chats with people from all over around the breakfast table. A wonderful stay!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

A wonderful unique boutique guesthouse with direct access to the beach and breathraking sea view (including of the odd dolphin) from beds /bedrooms. We stayed for two nights and couldn't fault the place. The owners were very hospitable, giving us advice on local activities and places to visit. Each room is slightly different ensuring that there is maximum seaview in... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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251 helpful votes 251 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Xanadu is a beautiful 5 star guest house, right on Wilderness beach. It is immaculate both inside and out in the lovely garden, above the beach. Rooms are all luxurious, with the 4 sea view suites just a little better. Beds are extra large and super comfortable; bathrooms excellent. Breakfasts are taken at a large shared table (opt out option... More

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Additional Information about Xanadu Guest Villa

Address: No.43 die duin, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 48 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Xanadu Guest Villa 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Xanadu Guest Villa is situated right on the beachfront of the beautiful, unspoilt Wilderness Beach, the jewel in the crown of South Africa’s famous and scenic Garden Route. Centrally located for day trips to Oudtshoorn (1hr), Knysna (30 min) Plettenberg Bay (45min), and even to Addo Elephant National Park (3hrs), this luxurious Garden Route guest villa is the perfect choice for your Wilderness Garden Route accommodation.Save yourself the chore of packing and unpacking every day. You can explore this wonderful region and at the end of the day return to Xanadu Guest Villa, the best of accommodation, and still have time for a beach walk and a sundowner on our pool deck.WINNER 2013 : TO TRAVEL AWARDS "BEST GUESTHOUSE ON THE GARDEN ROUTE"FREE UNCAPPED WI FI 24/7. ... more   less 
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