Paradise

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Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4

Overview

2023/24 Offer
Recommended Pool Villa/House
Wow Factor
Quirky Modern Wellness Catered Ideal for Kids Walk to Beach Laptop Friendly Workspace All Bedrooms En-Suite Romantic

Paradise offers an enchanting oasis nestled in South Africa's Eastern Cape. Nestled within a magnificent 275-hectare reserve, this exclusive-use villa offers a secluded sanctuary where wildlife roams freely, and nature's beauty unfolds before your eyes. This villa is meticulously designed to accommodate up to eight discerning guests, with four exquisitely appointed en-suite ocean-facing bedrooms. Each room offers a harmonious blend of comfort and style, with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean and the rugged bushveld.

At the heart of the villa lies a theatre kitchen, where you can indulge in the option of a private chef, savouring culinary masterpieces that will tantalize your taste buds and awaken your senses. With each bite, you'll experience a symphony of flavours that celebrate the richness of local cuisine! The rest of the indoor living areas are free-flowing, seamlessly blending comfort and elegance.

The wine cellar is a special feature of the property, offering a treasure trove of exceptional vintages where you can select the perfect bottle to accompany your holiday. For added convenience, a well-stocked guest pantry ensures that your every desire is fulfilled.

Stepping outside, the tranquil infinity swimming pool overlooks the breathtaking landscape that stretches endlessly before you. A central courtyard beckons you to unwind in the inviting plunge pool, basking in the warmth of the African sun while surrounded by lush greenery and a sense of serenity.

Located a mere 75 kilometres from the vibrant city of East London, Paradise rests within a malaria-free region, inviting you to explore the wonders of the Eastern Cape with peace of mind. You can stroll along the untouched, two-kilometre beachfront, enjoying the salty ocean breeze. On bright mornings you can delight in refreshing dips in the crystal-clear waters or embark on invigorating bush hikes, immersing yourself in the diverse natural beauty that envelops you.

At Paradise, every moment is a celebration of personalized luxury. From the moment you arrive, you can leave the worries of the world behind as you embrace your own private sanctuary, where time slows down and your desires become a reality. This enchanting villa creates a realm where dreams unfold, memories are etched in your heart, and you will want to return time and time again!

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • The villa is situated in a malaria-free area of the country
  • Paradise offers an all-inclusive experience, with a private chef and curated meals provided
  • The villa is approximately 75 kilometres from East London, the nearest city, so consider travel times when organising your trip

Property Features

Private Pool Air-Con Laptop Friendly Workspace All Bedrooms En-Suite Smart TV Satellite TV Spa/Massage Wine Cellar Indoor Games Outdoor Games Working Fireplace/Woodburner Seaview

Interior Grounds
- Theatre kitchen with private chef
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Formal dining area for 8 guests
- Two lounge areas with fireplaces
- Office space
- Wine cellar
- Guest pantry
- Bedroom 1: Double bed, en-suite and ocean views
- Bedroom 2: Double bed, en-suite and ocean views
- Bedroom 3: Double bed, en-suite and ocean views
- Bedroom 4: Double bed, en-suite and ocean views

Exterior Grounds
- Heated infinity swimming pool
- Central courtyard with plunge pool
- Day beds and sun loungers
- Alfresco dining for 12-guests
- Pizza oven
- BBQ
- Three garages
- Helipad
- Private landing strip

Additional Facilities
- 24hr security
- Air-conditioning
- Satellite TV
- Smart TV
- Board games

Location

About the surrounding area of Paradise
Walk to Beach Rural Location Walking/Hiking Paths Fishing Outstanding Landscapes
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Nestled in a coastal paradise, the location of Paradise is nothing short of extraordinary. Situated amidst the rolling hills of the Wesley Coastal Conservancy in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, this secluded haven offers a breathtaking setting where nature's beauty unfolds in all its glory.

As you venture towards the villa, you'll immerse yourself in a landscape teeming with natural wonders. The Eastern Cape is renowned for its diverse ecosystems, boasting a rich tapestry of pristine beaches, lush forests, and rugged bushveld. This region is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts, as it hosts an incredible array of flora and fauna, including rare and endangered species. From the playful dolphins frolicking in the Indian Ocean to the majestic elephants roaming through nearby reserves, the Eastern Cape never fails to captivate the senses.

Paradise itself is cocooned within a 275-hectare reserve, ensuring a sense of exclusivity and privacy. The property's proximity to an expansive private beach allows guests to embrace the soothing rhythm of the ocean's waves, while the untouched stretches of coastline invite leisurely walks and sun-kissed relaxation. The beach, extending over two kilometres, remains largely unspoiled, providing an idyllic backdrop for unforgettable experiences.

The location also offers convenience and accessibility. Situated just 75 kilometres from the vibrant city of East London, guests can easily access modern amenities, cultural attractions, and transport links. Yet, as you leave the city behind and approach Paradise, the hustle and bustle fade away, replaced by a sense of tranquillity and serenity.

What makes this location even more remarkable is its malaria-free status. This allows guests to explore the surrounding natural wonders and partake in outdoor activities with peace of mind, knowing that they can fully immerse themselves in the beauty of their surroundings without any health concerns.

Whether you choose to embark on bush hikes to discover hidden gems, dive into the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean, or simply bask in the ethereal beauty of the Eastern Cape's landscapes, Paradise's location serves as a gateway to unforgettable adventures. From the untamed wilderness to the sun-drenched shores, this idyllic haven invites you to reconnect with nature, create lasting memories, and experience the true essence of South Africa's coastal splendour.

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Local Amenities
Nearest Airport East London Airport

(79 km )

Nearest Airport 2 Private Air Travel

(Grass Runway - On Site )

Nearest City East London

(87 km )

Nearest Town Wesley

(5 km )

Nearest Village Hamburg

(15 km )

Nearest Restaurant M&J's Cottage Kitchen

(5 km )

Nearest Golf Royal Port Alfred Golf Club

(61 km )

Nearest Beach 2 km Private Beach Front

(On Site)

Region

The Eastern Cape is a region that will draw you in with its diverse landscapes, vibrant culture, and a wide range of unique experiences. Spanning a vast area from the rugged Wild Coast to the arid Great Karoo, this region is a treasure trove for anyone seeking an authentic South African adventure.

The province's diverse geography encompasses expansive coastal plains, mountainous terrains, and lush tropical forests. One of the most iconic features of the Eastern Cape is the Wild Coast, a stretch of untamed coastline characterised by rugged cliffs, untouched sandy beaches, and traditional Xhosa villages.

Inland, the Great Karoo unfolds with its semi-arid landscapes, showcasing vast plains and distinctive koppies (small hills). The Amatola Mountains are an integral part of the region, adding a touch of grandeur to the scenery and providing a setting for activities such as mountain-biking and abseiling.

The Eastern Cape's coastline is a treasure trove of marine wonders, and boasts long stretches of beautiful blue-flag beaches, perfect for seaside lovers. The laid-back city of Port Elizabeth boasts beautiful beaches, a bustling boardwalk, and the chance to spot dolphins and whales off the shore. Algoa Bay, renowned for its diverse sea-life, is a haven for marine biologists and wildlife fans alike.

For nature enthusiasts, the Eastern Cape is a playground of biodiversity. Addo Elephant National Park, located near Port Elizabeth, is a must-visit destination. Established to protect the dwindling elephant population, the park now shelters a variety of animals, including lions, buffalos, and rhinos. The opportunity to embark on a safari and witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat is a highlight for many visitors.

The Tsitsikamma National Park, a coastal reserve, is another gem in the Eastern Cape's natural crown. The park offers a breathtaking combination of lush forests and dramatic cliffs. Adventure seekers can indulge in activities like zip-lining and hiking along the Otter Trail, providing a unique perspective of the coastline.

In the heart of the Eastern Cape lies the historic town of Graaff-Reinet, surrounded by the vast landscapes of the Camdeboo National Park. The park is home to the Valley of Desolation, a hauntingly beautiful geological phenomenon characterised by towering dolerite columns that offer panoramic views of the surrounding plains. Sunset over the Valley of Desolation is a mesmerising experience, casting a warm glow over the ancient rocks and the expansive Karoo.

Whether you seek the thrill of a safari, the tranquillity of coastal villages, or the cultural vibrancy of local communities, Eastern Cape offers all and more. With its sublime beaches and vast forests, a trip to this stunning South African region goes far beyond a regular holiday.

Kids

Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens Ideal for Xmas/NY

Paradise is the perfect destination for families visiting with kids, offering an array of features and amenities that ensure a memorable and enjoyable experience for all. The spacious accommodations of this exclusive-use villa include four en-suite ocean-facing bedrooms, providing ample space for families of various sizes to stay comfortably. Each bedroom is thoughtfully designed to offer privacy and relaxation while still keeping loved ones in close proximity.

Outdoors, the expansive private beach and the untouched coastline provide endless possibilities for family fun and exploration. Kids can engage in building sandcastles, splashing in the waves, or taking leisurely walks along the shore. The vast outdoor space also allows for activities like beach volleyball, frisbee, or kite flying, fostering a sense of adventure and family bonding.

For water enthusiasts, the inviting infinity swimming pool is a highlight. Children can cool off, swim, and enjoy hours of water play under the watchful eye of their parents. The pool offers a safe and controlled environment for kids to create lasting memories.

Indoor entertainment options at Paradise are equally impressive. The free-flowing indoor living area provides a comfortable space for families to relax and spend quality time together. The property features a theatre kitchen, where a private chef can prepare meals while kids observe and even participate in the culinary process. This creates an educational and enjoyable experience for young ones, fostering their interest in cooking and expanding their culinary horizons.

Nature and wildlife adventures await in the Eastern Cape. Families can embark on guided bush hikes and nature walks, exploring the surrounding reserve and encountering diverse flora and fauna. Spotting animals like zebras, antelopes, or monkeys in their natural habitats can be an exciting and educational adventure for children, fostering a deeper appreciation for the environment and wildlife conservation.

The personalized service at Paradise caters to the needs of families with children. The staff understands the unique requirements of families and goes above and beyond to ensure a seamless and enjoyable stay. From arranging child-friendly activities to providing babysitting services, their personalized attention allows parents to relax and create unforgettable moments with their little ones.

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Beach Nearby
  • Walk to Beach
  • Fishing

Onsite Facilities

  • Indoor Games
  • Outdoor Games

Services Available

  • Catered
  • Maid Service Included

Extras

Oliver's Extras

  • Transfers Available
  • Maid Service Included
  • On-Site Concierge
  • - Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks
    - Local soft drinks, water, juices, coffee, tea
    - Local house wines & local spirits
    - Guided walks and kayaking
    - Use of snorkeling and fishing equipment
    - Laundry service

At Oliver’s Travels, we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to travel services, we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team, who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off

Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team.

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit £1,000 charged to client’s credit card as a pre-authorisation two weeks before arrival and refunded two weeks after departure, subject to full inspection.
Arrival time 4 pm
Departure time 10 am
Energy costs included? Yes, included in the rental price. Please note: At Paradise, we are on the Eskom grid. If the power trips, please check the DB board which is located opposite the walk-in fridge and in the playroom. If everything looks in order, please let the farm manager know and they will contact Eskom directly. From time-to time we experience load shedding. You will be informed if there are any planned outages. During periods of no power, there is a gas stove located next to the main stove. Simply go into the pantry to turn the gas on and the stove will be ready for use.
Heating costs included? Yes, included in the rental price.
Linen & towels included? Yes, included in the rental price. All towels are kept in the linen cupboard at the end of the passage. The colourful ones are for use at the pool and beach. Please do not use the white one for anything outside the house. The ladies will ensure that your bathroom is stocked with clean towels but if you need additional, please help yourself from the cupboard.
Pool towels included? Yes, included in the rental price.
End of stay cleaning included? Yes. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit. Please note: We have two very special ladies who assist with housekeeping at Paradise. They will arrive in the morning between 08:00 – 09:00 and stay on until 14:00. A laundry basket can be found in the bathroom. Your laundry will be returned to your room within 24 hours.
Internet access? Wi-Fi internet access included.
Minimum stay 2 - 7 nights, depending on season. All other durations on request.
Changeover day Flexible.
Pets welcome? Not allowed.
Smoking Allowed? Smoking & Vaping are not permitted.
Pool heating charge? Not available on this property.
Tax Tourist tax not applicable.
Insurance Guests are required to be in possession of a valid insurance policy, which covers them for cancellations, loss of personal belongings, personal liability and any accidental damage caused during their stay.
Other Ts and Cs Please note: All the water in the villa is potable, but out of preference, we drink rain water. The staff will ensure this is full for you and will refill the water jugs next to the kettle throughout the day. If you are running low, the rain water can be found in the drum in the scullery.
Other Ts and Cs Stays include all meals prepared by our private chef, beverages, daily housekeeping and laundry.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Apr 13th 2024 - Dec 14th 2024 £5,162 £7,743 £10,324 £12,904 £18,060
Dec 14th 2024 - Jan 6th 2025 - - - - £24,080
Jan 6th 2025 - Mar 27th 2025 £5,162 £7,743 £10,324 £12,904 £18,060
Mar 27th 2025 - Apr 6th 2025 - - £12,474 £15,593 £21,823
Apr 6th 2025 - Oct 15th 2025 £5,162 £7,743 £10,324 £12,904 £18,060

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Apr 13th 2024 - Dec 14th 2024 €5,621 €8,431 €11,241 €14,051 €19,665
Dec 14th 2024 - Jan 6th 2025 - - - - €26,220
Jan 6th 2025 - Mar 27th 2025 €5,621 €8,431 €11,241 €14,051 €19,665
Mar 27th 2025 - Apr 6th 2025 - - €13,582 €16,978 €23,762
Apr 6th 2025 - Oct 15th 2025 €5,621 €8,431 €11,241 €14,051 €19,665

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Apr 13th 2024 - Dec 14th 2024 $6,029 $9,043 $12,057 $15,071 $21,094
Dec 14th 2024 - Jan 6th 2025 - - - - $28,125
Jan 6th 2025 - Mar 27th 2025 $6,029 $9,043 $12,057 $15,071 $21,094
Mar 27th 2025 - Apr 6th 2025 - - $14,569 $18,211 $25,488
Apr 6th 2025 - Oct 15th 2025 $6,029 $9,043 $12,057 $15,071 $21,094

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

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