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Otters Creek Private Nature Reserve

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
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SELF-CATERING HOLIDAY HOME IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE Situated between coastal forest, a fresh water lake (Lake Pleasant), and the Goukamma Nature Reserve and Marine Protected Area, this luxury home nestles in its own private nature reserve (Otters Creek) in the Garden Route. It has its own private jetty for safe swimming, kayaking, fishing and sailing in the Lake (which is also called Groenvlei) and is a two km drive through coastal fynbos from the beach. Very private, secure, comfortable and spacious accommodation is available for up to 8 people. The main bedroom (2 adjacent single beds) opens onto a large covered furnished veranda with stunning forest and lake views, and has an en-suite bathroom (bath, shower, loo, basin, bidet) and a separate en-suite “his” loo and basin. Two additional...SELF-CATERING HOLIDAY HOME IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE Situated between coastal forest, a fresh water lake (Lake Pleasant), and the Goukamma Nature Reserve and Marine Protected Area, this luxury home nestles in its own private nature reserve (Otters Creek) in the Garden Route. It has its own private jetty for safe swimming, kayaking, fishing and sailing in the Lake (which is also called Groenvlei) and is a two km drive through coastal fynbos from the beach. Very private, secure, comfortable and spacious accommodation is available for up to 8 people. The main bedroom (2 adjacent single beds) opens onto a large covered furnished veranda with stunning forest and lake views, and has an en-suite bathroom (bath, shower, loo, basin, bidet) and a separate en-suite “his” loo and basin. Two additional guest rooms each sleep 2 (also in 2 adjacent single beds), and a fourth room (study) has a bunk bed. The guest rooms are supported by another full bathroom (bath, shower, loo, basin) and another private loo accessible from the outside. Crisp 100% cotton linen, sumptuous pillows and bath towels are provided but please bring your own beach towels. Other facilities include a lounge with bar, flat screen TV with DSTV (Family Package), pool table, ADSL line with wifi, two secure garages, a large fully equipped kitchen with stove top, oven, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. The separate laundry has a washing machine and the veranda has a Weber (no open fires please). The home is on a flat service (wooden floors, wheel chair accessible) and is surrounded by a wooden fence so pets are welcome. Serviced once a week for long stays, or more often by arrangement. Kayaks, paddles and life-jackets are provided. Bring along your fishing rods for bass fishing off the Jetty. Great beach, lake and forest walks and cycling routes are literally on your doorstep. It’s a nature lover’s paradise and we promote sustainable living (solar geyser, rain water, recycling, ethical tourism). Otters Creek is 4 km from the village of Sedgefield, an hour from George Airport and 20 min from Knysna (co-ordinates: 34°2'1.58'S 22°50'39.38'E). More
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Jayne T
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

It doesn't happen often that you get to a place that is better than advertised, but this house most definitely was! It is spacious and well appointed with awesome views from 2 of the bedrooms and the main living area.There are 2 outside sitting areas,...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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AJ6573, VR Owner at Otters Creek Private Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2017

thank you for the fantastic review. We certainly strive to please and ensure our guests enjoy their days away from home in luxury.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Yard
Cycling Trips
Ceiling Fans
TV
Corporate Bookings
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Stove
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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Private Nature Reserve Conserved to Natures needs
How to get there
Drive east along the N2 from George towards Knysna. About 40 km from George, go through Sedgefield. Just after Sedgefield, turn right off the N2 at the Lake Pleasant/Groenvlei turn off. Drive for 1.6 km (past the Holiday Resorts). At 1.6 km, turn left onto a dirt track at the Otters Creek sign board. After a few 100 metres, keep right at the fork (the left fork is sign posted 'The Lombard-Laings' and 'Otters Creek' and has a no-entry sign). After the fork, go about 50m then take the first driveway to your left_ this also has a no entry sign as well as a wooden board advertising Otters Creek
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