, is rated by guests as the Jewel of the Garden Route
. This AA graded Superior guest lodge, which is a 4-hour drive from Cape Town, is the ideal Garden Route getaway for a truly relaxing weekend or well-earned midweek break.
Set in a tranquil and peaceful setting, Shangri-La Manor has lovely views over a river far below in the gorge and a forested valley. Guests can enjoy refreshments on the wooden deck while watching the sunset or cool off in the outdoor pool on a sunny day or in the seasonal indoor heated pool. Relax in the main lounge or enjoy the surround sound movie theatre. Active guests can use the gym facilities.
Breakfast is included, and a safe for valuables is available at reception. Free Wi-Fi is available as well as free on site secure parking.
We cater for business travelers, adventure seekers, adult couples, travelling friends and honeymoon couples. Celebrate that extra special occasion with a flower bouquet or champagne on ice ready for your arrival. Enquire about a special trip in one of the manor`s two classic Rolls Royce classic vehicles.
Wilderness is located within a 10-minute drive and offers guests blue flag beaches and ocean view restaurants, and George is located within a 25-minute drive and offers guests a Botanical Garden, Fancourt Golf Course and the Garden Route Mall. Nearby seaside towns include Sedgefield, Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Mossel Bay; all within an hour`s drive or less from the manor.
Accommodation at Shangri-La Manor:
Accommodation comprises a choice of 8 luxury suites that are beautifully furnished with queen-size beds and private lounges. Each suite has an en-suite bathroom that is fitted with a bath and a shower.
In-room amenities include air-conditioning as well as a television with selected DStv channels, DVD/CD player, safe, mini bar fridge and complimentary tea- and coffee-making facilities. Wi-FI Internet access is also provided. The first-floor suites open onto a private balcony while the ground floor suites open onto a private terrace.