Cormorant House

Wilderness (Winelands) max 12 Persons


The Cormorant House is located right on the edge of the beautiful Wilderness lagoon in Wilderness National Park, where the cormorants and a wide variety of other rare bird species keep watch. Three generous terrace decks afford lovely views of the lagoon, the Indian Ocean and the surrounding mountains. The main beach, as well as several shops and restaurants are within walking distance and the central location also allows for numerous outdoor activities nearby. Knysna, the popular sea side resort, which is sometimes referred to as “Little Capetown” is just a 30 minute drive away.

The spacious family home features a large open plan living room with dining table and adjoining modern kitchen. High quality furnishing, precious African décor and sophisticated amenities provide for a most comfortable lifestyle and atmosphere. Six spacious and elegant en-suite bedrooms, including a family unit and semi self-catering double bedroom with a private entrance can accommodate a total of 12 guests. All rooms have satellite television. Guests may relax on our sundecks positioned on three levels with spectacular views.

Enjoy beautiful walks, deep sea fishing, bird watching as well as canoeing along the quiet rivers and lakes. Tennis and golf can be found nearby. Our concierge service will gladly answer all your question and help organize your activities or shuttle requests.


Period Rental Rate
01.04.2013 - 30.09.2013 2800,- EUR / Week
price on request


General Information

Living Areaca. 600m²
Sleeps (max)12 Persons
  • Beautiful grown-in villa on the edge of Wilderness Lagoon
  • Available with or without full catering
  • 600 m² living space
  • High-quality furnishing and expensive African style decor
  • 6 bedrooms / 6 bathrooms en suite
  • Good shopping facilities and restaurants in walking distance
  • About 30 car minutes from Knysna
  • About 4 car hours from Cape Town 

Living and Dining

  • Generous, open plan lounge with open fire place and dining area
  • Floor to ceiling windows open onto main terrace deck with sea views
  • Sat-TV and Hifi-Stereo
  • Dining table seats 12 guests
  • Kitchen is well equipped


  • 4 geräumige Schlafzimmer mit jeweils Bad en suite und Sat-TV im Haupthaus
  • 2 geräumige Schlafzimmer mit en-suite Bädern, Sat-TV und Wohn-Küchenbereich im Gästehaus mit seperatem Eingang



  • 3 well-furnished terrace decks, all with beatiful views of the lagoon, the Indian Ocean and the mountains
  • Cosy lounge options in the garden with lawns and mature, exotic trees
  • Fantastic sun-sets almost every evening
  • Direct access to the long sandy beach of Wilderness
  • Safe parking on the property 


  • Full Catering or basic cleaning service on request
  • Airport Pick-up or transfer services on request