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Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hilversum, The Netherlands
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

"Location perfect, host Michael perfect, room Seaside 1 perfect, breakfast perfect. Ibitshi is a great place to spend some time. Great outings on the beach, which you have almost to yourself. Room Seaside 1 is super spacious and very luxurious and gives you the impression you are living on the beach due to the huge windows. Michael is the ideal...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

All I can say is a "huge" thanks for writing this positive review. I appreciate it a lot & am thrilled that you & Eveline enjoyed your time at ibitshi. Makes it all really worthwhile

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This place exceeded our high expectations by far! We absolutely recommend this guest house if you are looking for: - a save and quiet place (there is no noise from a major road and there are usually only a few other people on the beach) - which is next two the beach (the sand dunes are 10 meters away from...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

I am extremely appreciative of such a complimentary review. It makes our effort so worthwhile. To assist in making your stay pleasurable is our goal & we are very proud to have achieved that. Thanks again !!

Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Words can't really describe just how amazing this place is. The location is great - just a few meters from the unspoiled Wilderness beach & a short drive from the lagoon - you couldn't ask for more. The accommodations themselves are beautiful, with every detail thought through. But to top it off - owner & host Michael simply cannot be...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

For you guys, it was one huge pleasure- looking forward to a return visit someday soon - Thank you so much for making the effort to bless ibitshi with such a positive review !

Linz, Austria
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Our friendly and attentive host Michael made our short stay of 3 days really special. The house itself is just a stunner, the rooms are very spacious, well furnished and the view is great. It was absolutely marvelous to watch the starry sky, sitting on the patio sipping a glass of wine. Then breakfast, it is the first highlight of...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

I am really thrilled to know that the service we provided satisfied you guys. It was a real pleasure & you review is thoroughly appreciated. Looking forward to a return visit someday soon !!

Oberhausen, Germany
Reviewed 14 January 2016

It was our first visit to Ibitshi, a lovely place to forget the rest of the world. Michael made our stay an unforgettable time in Pasadise - a Paradise with a beautiful view to the Ocean. We are planning to come again in December 2016.

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

It was my pleasure & great to hear that it was an unforgettable stay (in a good sense). Looking forward to your return visit All the Best, Michael

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Myself and friends have just spent a wonderful night in Ibitshi being looked after by Michael, one of the friendliest most hospitable hosts you could meet. Nothing was to much trouble and I only wish we could have stayed longer. I had one of the sea facing rooms, it was huge, with an incredibly comfortable bed and so many lovely...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

That is incredibly pleasing, to know that your group enjoyed their stay at ibitshi. Holidays are special times & that is exactly what you pay for.It will be wonderful if you could stay longer next time. Thank you so much for a really positive review -thoroughly appreciated.

Reviewed 16 March 2015

My husband and I stayed at Ibitshi for two nights in February as part of our honeymoon along the garden route. From the photos that we had seen online we were expecting the guest house to be beautiful, but our expectations were far surpassed. The house itself is stunning, gorgeous architecture and décor, with amazing views along the beach in...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

It really does give me tons of pleasure, when I receive positive feedback, from well travelled guests. Especially when they are honeymooners, who, will have fond memories for many years to come. It was my privilege to be your host & I look forward to a return visit sometime soon.Thanks Sian & Brennan

Kelsterbach, Germany
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We were lucky enough to spend some nights in the incredible suite at Ibitshi-Lodge. We were already enthusiastic about the pictures we have seen so far, but the reality just leaves you breathless. More than this, we had the great pleasure, being served as the only guests during our stay, by Mike our extremely friendly and attentive host. Not only...

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MichaelS365, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

Great to receive a complimentary review from well travelled guests - I appreciate it & hope that we can do the same or better on a return visit

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2014

My wife and I spent 2 nights at the Ibitshi Guest Lodge at the end of April 2014. Our stay was fantastic and we really enjoyed our stay in the Wilderness area and also our accomodation. Our host, Michael, was very welcoming and immediatley took time to get to know us and helped us book a restaurant for our first...

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Michael S, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

Hi Shona & Alex, Great to read that you were happy with your stay at ibitshi. You guys were a pleasure to host & your positive review is highly appreciated. All the Best Michael

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2014

...Ibitshi would be it. This is my fourth visit there and my husband's second, and there was no question when choosing a place to stay on our trip from Cape Town up the Garden Route. This place is not just accommodation – it is a destination. Michael is the lodge-owner, chef/baker extraordinaire, fantastic host and a very special friend. He...

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Michael S, Owner at Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness, responded to this review

Hi Guys, Happiness is : reading a review, where guests had a special few "moments" & you played a part in making it possible - thanks, beautifully written & thoroughly appreciated

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guest Lodge located on the beachfront in Kleinkrantz, Wilderness aimed at the tourist & business travel market. Ibitshi is owner-managed and combines spacious accommodation, contemporary facilities and service excellence. Understanding the diverse and unique requirements of both tourists & corporate clients, the lodge combines private suites with an upmarket open-plan environment and several different spaces to unwind and relax. Four suites, boasting stunning ocean or mountain views, include business facilities and top class amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ibitshi Guest Lodge Wilderness

Address: 2405 Hibiskus Street, Kleinkrantz, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $181 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Either of the two rooms at the front which overlook the sea.”
AlexMacdd, 8 May 2014 | Read review
“The rooms overlooking the beach have stunning views of the sea, and the other rooms have great views of the Outeniqua mountain range.”
MikoS423, 16 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Grab a room with a view”
ArjunaS, 25 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The sea view rooms are spectacular but you do get woken early by the light”
TomandNicki, 18 Jun 2013 | Read review
“any room! :-)”
lovelysabine, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
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