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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shining Waters has the right name as the views of the Indian Ocean are mesmerising especially when your lucky enough to see the Dolphins. Jon and his team are very welcoming and they work hard to help you make your stay a memorable one, nothing is too much trouble. Everything is always spotlessly clean, the breakfasts are a treat and...

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Wuppertal, Germany
Reviewed January 7, 2017

A nice B&B to stay in Wilderness area, it's directly "on the cliffs". We had the suite with a big terrace on 1st floor with fantastic views to Wilderness wild beach during days and clear, dark heaven on nights - full of millions of bright stars... Jon and his friendly team are going always the last mile for everything you...

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shiningwaters, Manager at Shining Waters, responded to this review

Dear Mr Joerg, Thank you very much for the sparkling review. We enjoyed having yourself and your wife Korneila with us. We hope to see you again soon in the future! Warm regards, Daniella

Osnabruck, Germany
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Very nice accommodation with a wonderful sea view. Good breakfast and friendly staff. Excellent conditions to relax and enjoy the holidays. The rooms upstairs are very nice! The owner Jon is a very friendly host- looking personally after every guests.

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Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the same guest house two years ago. John is the new owner, Very professional; very friendly, clean rooms with a great view. I will definitely come again. I do think this is John's passion.

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Great Host, awesome food, comfortable stylish accomodation. Peacefull surroundings, great views of the sea, dolphins regularly sighted. Whales sighted too! Great breakfast, catering to your every need.

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Thank sumerlands
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Beautiful B&B, well positioned and our host John was fantastic. Breakfast was most enjoyable. We were able to explore the surrounding garden route with ease and we were very central which allowed us to do and see more of the surrounding sights

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Silkeborg, Denmark
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Stayed at Shining Waters for two nights... Stayed in Room 5, which offered a nice twin bed (put together as a double), a very nice bathroom and a window facing the ocean (spotted dolphins from the window on the first morning). Hosts were kind and helpful. Everything was clean. The place had a nice pool and an excellent view to...

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Thank MartinWetke
Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Renato and Corinne thank you for a total relaxed vacation. Breakfast was definitely first class with Corinne preparing fresh breakfast to your taste. The view was breathtaking and comfortable and neat rooms was an extra plus points. Rooms service every day made the vacation even more relaxed. Until next time.

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Thank Patricia K
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed November 24, 2015

This is one of the cheaper accommodations in Wilderness but nevertheless you get everything you wish for. Great luxury rooms with balcony overlooking the Indian ocean. Nice garden with pool. Very good value for money. Definately recommend it to couples (no children allowed).

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 12, 2015

..although a little way out of the village this B&B was excellent..the views were great..the food was great..the staff were great..what more can be said?..if you're going through Wilderness I recommend you stay here..

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Shining Waters

Address: 859 Sixth Ave, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $103 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shining Waters 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“the suite on 1st floor with its terrace is a must.....”
  • Seating area with terrace in front
  • The best B&B terrace on Wilderness cliffs...
  • Good bed...
  • Dawn........
  • Dusk impression from terrace
  • Being on terrace you are
 of 5 bubbles JoergH198, Jan 7, 2017 | Read review
“Sea facing is always the nicest”
 of 5 bubbles , Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 4-6 are to be found on the first floor and offers the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles MartinWetke, Jan 7, 2016 | Read review
“If you choose the suite you have a very big terrasse (balcony) overlooking the Indian ocean”
 of 5 bubbles HeikeSA, Nov 24, 2015 | Read review
“..as this is not on the beach then ask for an ocean view..”
  • ..the ocean view at the front of the hotel..
  • ..sunrise on the mountains behind the hotel..
  • ..sunrise from the back of the hotel..
 of 5 bubbles rossmagpie, Jul 12, 2015 | Read review
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