We stayed in this guesthouse in October for 1night as part of our honeymoon in South Africa. We really enjoyed our stay on this unique and calm place. It is a great place to relax and enjoy the surrounding wildlife.the service and amenities are excellent and the rooms have a high standard. The breakfast was plentiful and delicious. The hosts Mike and Harja are very kind and welcoming, we even were able to rent their canoe to paddle down the stream into the lake which was a nice little adventure. Great value for money and really recommendable stay! We only regret we didn't stay longer than 1 night.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Old Trading Post is situated in a peaceful rural environment on the outskirts of Wilderness and surrounded by the lakes and wetlands of the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park. The Old Trading Post. It is only a few minutes drive to the beaches, popular restaurants and village of Wilderness. We are conveniently situated 1.7km off the main N2 national road. Take the turn-off to "Die Vleie" (meaning "The Lakes") about 5 km east of the village. We offer cosy and unique accommodation with both Bed & Breakfast and Self-catering options. Accommodation consists of: Strelitzia Cottage - a one bedroom self-catering cottage which sleeps a family of 2 adults and 2 children with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. The Garden Room - a double bedroom with kitchenette and en-suite shower. Lara's Room - a double bedroom with en-suite shower and bath. The tin Room - with 2 single beds and en-suite shower. Facilities include: Free wireless internet, swimming pool, barbeque facilities, bicycle hire, canoe hire (subject to river conditions) laundry facilities and sunny veranda / terrace and garden. Rooms are well equipped with bar fridges, tea and coffee facilities, television heating and cooling. All rooms are non-smoking but smoking is permitted outdoors. Nearby are walking trails, bird hides in the national park. ... more less
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