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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

I stayed in this fabulous hotel in june with my friends, we spent our vacation in cape town and then we came to the garden route.. This hotel is really nice we had so delicious breakfast oh I wish to go back. The staff were really nice specially the manager who owned this hotel. Every day he came to us... More 

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gerhardg, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Dear Mohd, Thank you! We pride ourselves that we cater for most dietary requirements and are happy that you enjoyed the Halaal version of our breakfast. We appreciate your feedback. regards, Gerhard More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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66 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

From the warm welcome on arrival thro to a to die for bed... Views... Great Breakfast.... Book a beach room view....great mini bar prices... Would stay again if visiting... Not a lot in Wilderness out if season...

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GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Thanks, Ian! More 

Tunbridge Wells
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99 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We sttayed here only for one night but wished it could have been longer. Gerhardt, the proprietor went out of his way to make our stay pleasant. Even though we only told him our dietary requirements on arrival [ & it was also a Sunday], he made sure all these were met at breakfast the next morning. He also recommended... More 

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Thank vinobuffer
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

We a glad that you enjoyed you stay. Innkeeping is sometimes a thankless task - a response like yours provides fuel for our efforts! Thank you! regards, Gerhard More 

Stellenbosch, South Africa
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23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2014

I travelled with my wife and 8 friends from Germany and wanted to give them a special experience in Wilderniss. Mes Amis was the answer - in all respects! Gerhard and Anna are wonderful, warm hosts, the establishment is in an immaculate condition, with a superb location right on the beach - luxurious rooms with attention to the finest detail.... More 

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Thank DanielSTB
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Dear Daniel, Such kind words! Thank you! regards, Gerhard More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 23 March 2014

This guest house is in a superb location overlooking the beach with the waves rolling in and soothing you to sleep at night. The boardwalk down to the beach is right at the door and you can walk for miles. Lots to do in the area, or just relax on the deck with a bottle if wine and some wild... More 

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Thank ex-Johnson
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing to stay at Mes Amis. And writing such a great review. We will have room at the Inn for you..... regards, Gerhard More 

Norwich, Vermont
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42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Mes Amis is a near perfect place to stay in this beautiful part of the Garden Route. It sits atop a bluff overlooking the Indian Ocean. Our room opened directly onto a spectacular view of the ocean, with surf crashing in. In the morning we descended the walkway and walked the near deserted beach. After arriving from the Cape Town... More 

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Thank PeterBrink
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Thanks, Peter! It means a lot to us that you like Mes Amis and what you found here. Our thanks also for taking the time to write the review. regards, Gerhard & Anna More 

Hamburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2014

This was our Highlight along the Garden Route. The Mes Amis lies in Wilderness on top of a large dune overlooking kilometers of a wide sandy beach and the majestic surf of the Indian Ocean. There is a direct way from the premises down to the beach. Our rooms were beautiful and we enjoyed the unique tasteful style of the... More 

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Thank Matthias W
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Dear Matthias, Your kind words are much appreciated. Thank you! Regards to Marion and Juliana. Gerhard More 

toronto,ON
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2014

What a beautiful location for this B&B above the Indian Ocean. Great views, sunsets and many steps down to a beautiful sand beach. The breakfasts here are amazing, a new menu printed every day along with a few jokes. Great way to start the day. Rooms face the ocean. Very cheerful and helpful staff. The only complaint we had was... More 

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Thank wired
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed Mes Amis. The dolphins have been putting on quite a show lately - their antics in the breakers always remain special for us. Our laundry list does show the prices... Gerhard More 

Garden Route-South Africa
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47 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Gerhard and Annetjie are the perfect hosts. You can see they love what they do. I've recently stayed with them for my honeymoon and I've been staying there with my guests for the last 3 years and I will keep going back! As a tour operator I look with a critical eye, but with Mes Amis I cannot find a... More 

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Thank Earthstompers
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Dear Earthstompers, You are too kind - thanks so much for the positive feedback! It means a lot to us. It really does. There will always be a room at the inn for you........ best regards, Gerhard & Annetjie More 

Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Me and my girlfriend made a 1 night stop here in the beginning of January 2014. This place is lovely. The host really likes what he is doing. He takes care of you and he's funny and very gentle. Walking distance to the beach and beautiful views. Despite that there was no meal service during the evening, they arranged beef... More 

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Thank Niclas B
GerhardatMesAmis, Owner at Mes Amis, responded to this review

Dear Niclas, Thanks for the review. Once in a blue moon we are also sorry that we do not have aircon. Fortunately it is only about 3 days per year. For the rest of the time the sea breeze is our aircon. One day is too short - do come back. regards, Gerhard More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mes Amis is located in Wilderness right on the Wilderness beach. Elegant accommodation in 6 en suite rooms with private entrances and unsurpassed views of the Indian ocean. Rooms are equipped with safes, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach towels, robes and slippers, coffee and tea making facilities and TV with satellite channels. Free Wi-Fi Internet access available in all rooms. A full service a la carte breakfast is served in our breakfast room overlooking the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mes Amis

Address: Buxton Close | P.O.Box 200, Wilderness 6065, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $119 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mes Amis 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“room 11 was great”
 of 5 bubbles nomoish, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 6,7,8 and 9 offer the best sea views. Rooms 10 and 11 have limited seaviews. All rooms are very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Duncan_and_Marion, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All have great sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles wag_lassie, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles 383cindyv, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Ocean view is a must...but I think that most if not ALL are ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanEnright, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
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