Luxury Tree House Getaway Rental near George, South Africa

Wilderness, Western Cape (South Africa)

Luxury Tree House Getaway Rental near George, South Africa

Tree Houses
1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
 Host photo
Hosted by Maureen
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
This tree house getaway rental is based near George, South Africa, and is located near Wilderness Village and the Trou River. There is one bedroom that accommodates two guests, one full bathroom, and one outdoor shower space. The bedroom has a comfortable queen-size bed, dark wood furniture, and decor inspired by the local South African culture. In the bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a bathtub. Linens and towels are provided.

Outside, there is a private entrance staircase winding through the bush. The bedroom opens to a private deck in the rooftops, with timber chairs and luxury loungers from which glampers can enjoy stunning views of the bush. Glampers can truly be at one with nature with their very own outdoor shower, totally private and totally unique!


  • King-size bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Linens and pillows
  • Parking
  • Safe box
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
Built in the 1920s, this award-winning guest lodge offers incredible views over the sparkling Trou River lagoon and surrounding tree-covered mountainside, which can be enjoyed from the large garden containing 400-year-old milkwood trees and its very own plunge pool.

Relaxation and tranquility can easily be found on one of the many shaded wooden decks, including a floating deck, or on the communal terrace where guests can sit back and watch ducks, kingfishers, dabchicks, and fish at play.

For cooler days or nights, a cozy lounge with fireplace and comfy chairs is open to all guests.

Guest Services

  • Front desk service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Breakfast with sparkling wine is served each morning on the beautiful terrace overlooking the lagoon, for a small extra fee.

Described as "the most romantic retreat in the Garden Route", the lodge offers a romance package including a stay in one of the lodge's most luxurious rooms, a two-course breakfast, a tandem treatment and steam room at the award-winning Views Spa nearby, a romantic meal voucher redeemable at a number of local restaurants, and a bottle of house bubbly. The romance package can be purchased for either two or three night stays.

Continuing the romantic theme, the lodge can be hired entirely for weddings, seating up to 100 guests, with accommodation for 16 to 24 guests included. Please inquire for pricing. The lodge can also offer assistance with wedding planning.

Location + Surroundings

Nearby local services
  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
Situated on the world-famous Garden Route along the southernmost point of South Africa, this stunning guest lodge sits between the sweeping Trou River and the Indian Ocean. Close to Wilderness Village with its craft shops and restaurants, the lodge is surrounded by tree-covered mountains, calming lagoon waters, and simply breathtaking scenery.

The beach is just a few moments away on foot, or for those looking to explore more of the Garden Route, popular sights such as Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, and the unmissable Swartberg Pass are all less than an hour's drive. The nearest city of George, known for its golf courses, transport museum, and botanical gardens, is just 12 miles west.


  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Zip-lining
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Whale watching
  • Safari/Game drive
  • Golfing
  • Jeep tours
  • Feeding animals

Although glampers may be tempted to simply relax and unwind in such a beautiful setting, there is a whole host of activities to choose from near the lodge. Thrill-seekers can brave a 45-meter abseil in the Kaaimans River Gorge, try river or sea canoeing, paragliding, or zip-line canopy tours in the Tsitsikamma indigenous rainforest.

Nature lovers can take full advantage of the abundant local flora and fauna nearby with one of the world's largest bird parks, The World of Birds, the Monkeyland Sanctuary, and the Knysna Elephant Park all nearby, as well as game viewing, horse riding, whale watching, and even shark cage diving with Shark Africa!

There are numerous drives, beaches, forest walks and scenic day trips from which glampers can soak up the unique vistas of the Garden Route. In addition, golfing, market shopping, swimming, spa treatments, and restaurants are all within close proximity.

If guests would like to take home a unique memento, private appointments to visit local artist studios can be arranged.

The lodge maintains an intimate, friendly feel, so if guests would like recommendations or insider tips from where to eat to the best day trips, the staff or host will be happy to advise.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Pets are not permitted on site.

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