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Beside Still Waters


8 bedroom Self-Catering Cottage in Wilderness from R250 per person sharing
Value-For-Money on Wilderness Lakes


Featured in our Garden Route Pet-Friendly Guide

Beside Still Waters is a Self-Catering and Bed & Breakfast accommodation situated in the Lakes District, Wilderness.

This eco-friendly, value-for-money Garden Route Holiday Accommodation offers two stylish en-suite Bed & Breakfast rooms and three very comfortable Self-Catering units, all with lovely views. Its Cape Cod style décor fits in with the natural surroundings lending to a most relaxing ambience and stay. Outdoors, the spacious and manicured garden set against a backdrop of undisturbed indigenous forest provides ample space for children to play.

The Cottage offers light-filled living spaces with two bedrooms, ideal for families. It can be combined with with the private Loft upstairs to accommodate a larger group. The separate 3 bedroomed Upper Room is a cosy, character-filled unit. It has a large balcony, ideal for BBQs with stunning lake views.

Vintage and Harlequin Rooms are in the main house, both opening onto the wrap-around veranda with breathtaking lake vistas. Luxurious add-ons such as underfloor heating in the bathrooms make for an extra comfortable stay.

Situated in the heart of the Garden Route, Beside Still Waters is an ideal base from which to explore other local attractions and activities such as the Wild Oats Market in Sedgefield and famous Wilderness beaches. Part of the Wilderness National Park, bird watching, day hikes and mountain biking trails are on your doorstep.

Beside Still Waters offers bicycles on-site for rental, complimentary wifi at the main building and healthy continental breakfasts by prior arrangement.

This is a Garden Route Pet-Friendly Holiday Accommodation.

Ideal for couples, families and group of friends. Also for business travellers.


  • Value-For-Money
  • Spectacular Views


There are 3 Self-Catering units as well as 2 Bed and Breakfast rooms.

The Cottage: Sleeps 4. Main bedroom with Double bed. Second room with Twin beds, can be converted into a King. Bathroom with shower, small bath and underfloor heating. Spacious open-plan living area – lounge with fireplace, dining table seating 4 and equipped kitchen. Opens onto an undercover veranda with seating arrangements and fantastic lake views. Enclosed garden. TV with DVD player (no TV channels). BBQ/Braai facility. Indoor staircase connects to The Loft (can be used together or independently of one another).

The Loft: Sleeps 2. Open-plan with Double bed, intimate lounge, dining table seating 2 and well equipped kitchenette. Bathroom with shower. Opens on either side onto small balconies with lake views. TV with DVD player (no TV channels). Air conditioning. Outdoor staircase for independent use. Private outside BBQ/Braai.

The Upper Room: Sleeps 6. Main bedroom with Twin beds, can be converted into a King. En-suite with shower. Second bedroom with Double bed. Third bedroom with Twin or Queen size bed. Share an interleading bathroom with shower. Airy kitchen, lounge and dining area. TV with DVD player (no TV channels). Portable air conditioning. Sundowner balcony with stunning lake and inland views. Private BBQ/Braai area.

The Vintage Room: Sleeps 2. Twin beds with bay windows and French doors leading onto the wrap-around veranda. Elegant bathroom with Victorian bath and underfloor heating. East-facing with beautiful lake views.

The Harlequin Room: Sleeps 2. Double bed. Double doors open onto veranda with hillside and courtyard views. Chic bathroom with spacious shower and underfloor heating.


Spacious Gardens. Bicycles for rental. Complimentary wifi (at main building). BBQ/Braai. TV with DVD player (no TV channels) in some units. Air conditioning in some units. Underfloor heating in some of the bathrooms. Secure on-site parking.


Designated parking bays.


Upon request.


Please note that there are stairs leading to most rooms and common grounds – unfortunately they are not wheel-chair friendly.


Wilderness, Garden Route.

Beach – 7 min drive

Wilderness – 12 min drive

George – 20 min drive

Sedgefield – 15 min drive


Beside Still Waters, Wilderness, Self-Catering Cottage / Bed & Breakfast.

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