The Fynbos Cottage at Lakehouse in Wilderness - Stay in Wilderness, Accommodation
The Fynbos Lounge - Wilderness Accommodation The Fynbos Bedroom  - Wilderness Accommodation

The Fynbos Cottage - at Lakehouse - Gardenroute - South Africa

This newly renovated and charming “Cape Dutch style” - Country Cottage is situated on a 12ha. Property forming part of the larger “Wilderness Forest Estate”.

Built on the ridge of a hill - covered with a large variety of lush Cape Fynbos - it’s a sanctuary for peace, tranquility and sheer beauty. From the wooden deck you can admire the majestic view of the Outeniqua mountain range and the beautiful landscape of the Garden- Route.

On the southern side of the property, the breathtaking panorama of the Swartvlei ( the largest of the Lake-district) and the Indian Ocean, highlights the uniqueness of this charming holiday - retreat.

The Fynbos Kitchen - Wilderness Self Catering Accommodation The Fynbos Dining Room - Wilderness Self Catering Accommodation

The Interior of the Cottage is rustic and cosy, but elegant. With its flair of the old Cape Dutch charm, it combines both, comfort and style.
  • Fully fitted and equipped kitchen, with adjoining Dining room section and open fire - place.
  • Cosy and comfortable Lounge, tastefully furnished and decorated.
  • Bedroom with incorporated wash -basin, shower and toilet. French door leading to 60m2 of covered wooden deck, ideal for any outdoor activities
  • Covered Carport available.
  • Fully equipped Sauna with Sun deck on the property, at the guest’s disposal.

This self catering Accommodation, in the midst of the Gardenroute - with it’s unique flora and fauna - is ideally suited for the discerning couple, seeking peace and tranquility as well as the closeness to nature.

Enjoy the breathtaking views and majestic sunsets, the abounded bird life, and listen to the awesome call of the fish eagle at this charming and romantic hideaway.

    Daily Rates:
  • Per couple sharing:
  • In Season: R750.00 (January – April, December)
  • Out of Season: R650.00 (May – November)
  • Country Breakfast available on request (R50.00 per person)
  • 50% Deposit payable on confirmation of booking
  • Special rates for monthly stays.
The Fynbos Garden - Wilderness Cottage Accommodation The  Fynbos Deck - Wilderness Cottage Accommodation

    Directions from George N2
  • 2km outside Wilderness take Hoekwil turn off
  • cross railway line and follow sign to Hoekwil
  • drive through Hoekwil and continue for 14,5km
  • watch for sign post Ruigtevlei/Karatara
  • turn right towards Ruigtevlei, pass "Timberclub sawmill",
  • continue for 4,5km until blue sign (Wilderness Forest Estate)
  • turn right into Lake Avenue and take second fork follwoing sign
    second building on the right
    Directions from Knysna N2
  • Take Karatara/Ruigtevlei turn off
  • cross railway line and continue for 4,3km
  • At sign post Karatara/Barrington turn left
  • Continue for 2,7km until signpost George/Hoogekraal
  • turn left, cross Hoogekraal river and continue for 4,5km
  • at signpost "Wilderness Forest Estate' turn into Lake Avenue
  • Take second fork following sign FYNBOS COTTAGE AT LAKEHOUSE
  • second building on the right

Sunset over Swartvlei

Contact Details:
Hans-Peter Klaussner
Tel. (044) 850 1853
Cell: 082 652 2072
Fax: (044) 850 1491