Serendipity Restaurant & Guest House

Serendipity is a luxurious waterfront guest house and fine dining restaurant, situated in Wilderness in the Western Cape province of South Africa.

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“A happy, unexpected, discovery”.

Situated on the banks of the Touw River estuary, within the Garden Route National Park, Serendipity is the perfect luxurious hide-away. Explore the wonders of the surrounding area, including pristine beaches, lush forests, winding mountain passes and our indigenous fynbos.

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Special Services

Wine Pairing

We delight in finding harmonious combinations between fine food and wines. The best wine pairing is one that both enhances and compliments a dish. Ask us about our signature five course wine regional pairing. 

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Special Occassions

Serendipity is the ideal restaurant and accommodation destination for intimate celebrations. We love to host boutique engagement parties, wedding anniversaries, retreats and birthday celebrations.

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Serendipity Shuttle

Staying in Wilderness? Reserve our shuttle service when making your restaurant booking at Serendipity and let us pick you up and return you home safely after your Serendipity dining experience.

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“Where else can you dine in arguably the best restaurant on the Garden Route and then wander upstairs to snuggle into bed beneath goose-down duvets? This is a place whose name is breathed in quiet reverence all along the coast.”

– Simon Greenwood, publisher: Greenwood Guides


Serendipity is the top-rated Trip Advisor restaurant in Wilderness and is also featured under the Ten Best Restaurants in the Western Cape Province.

It showcases the indigenous bounty from sustainable sources, organic where possible, always fresh, lovingly sourced and prepared by professionally trained and enthusiastic chefs..

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Please contact us for more information or for reservations.

Freesia Ave, Wilderness, George, Western Cape Province, South Africa

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