The Wild Farm

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Overview of The Wild Farm

The Wild Farm

2.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Social distancing
291 Whites Road, Wilderness, Western Cape, 6560

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWilderness Lagoon3 min drive
  • Popular LocationWilderness National Park3 min drive
  • Popular LocationMap of Africa View Point10 min drive
  • AirportGeorge (GRJ)21 min drive

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About this area


The Wild Farm is located in Wilderness. Outeniqua Transport Museum and George Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Half Collared Kingfisher Trail and Sedge Links Golf Course. Garden Route Botanical Garden and Redberry Farm are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby surfing/boogie boarding, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Wilderness Lagoon - 3 min drive
  • Wilderness National Park - 3 min drive
  • Dolphin's Point - 4 min drive
  • Map of Africa View Point - 10 min drive
  • Victoria Bay Beach - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • George (GRJ) - 21 min drive


  • Serendipity Restaurant - 15 min walk
  • Green Shed Coffee Roastery - 15 min walk
  • Cocomo Restaurant - 16 min walk
  • POMODORO - 16 min walk
  • Flava Cafe & Restaurant - 16 min walk

About this property

The Wild Farm

Hostel in Wilderness with free breakfast and restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and conference space are available at this hostel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a library and tour/ticket assistance. This hostel has 40 rooms.
The Wild Farm offers 40 accommodations with a safe. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • German

Business services

  • Conference space


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Safe

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Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Late check-in subject to availability


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Food and water bowls are available
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests should be aware that 2 dogs, donkeys, chickens, and cats reside at this property.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Wild Farm Hostel Wilderness
Wild Farm Hostel
Wild Farm Wilderness
Wild Farm
The Wild Farm Wilderness
The Wild Farm Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Wild Farm Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Wilderness

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 6 out of 11 reviews
5 - Excellent 55%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 11 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 11 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 11 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 11 reviews
1 - Terrible 18%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



1/5 Terrible

Travelled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The view is stunning but the facility is filthy
This was a very bad experience. They could not find my booking. Then when I finally checked in my rooms were filled with other people. The place is filthy to say the least.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019