Welcome to Swallows Haven

Welcome to Swallows Haven Self Catering Holiday Apartment, your home away from home in the beach side village of Wilderness. This web page is intended to help you get acquainted with the area and our home. We've gathered our years of area knowledge for you to enjoy! Favorite restaurants, activities and more. Along with our area guide you'll also find everything you need to know about our home.

- Our Philosophy -

You want to have a wonderful holiday and we want that for you too. We believe that when you are here this is your home for however long you are staying and that you will be relaxed, comfortable and happy. Welcome to our piece of paradise!

Activities in and around Wilderness


Wilderness may be all about the scenery, but don’t forget to check out the food scene, too!

Free Activities

With so much to do in the area that can cost you and arm and a leg, here are a few awesome freebies within 15km.

Animal Encounters

Get up close and personal with some of the Garden Route's most amazing creatures!

General Information

A word of caution

Please be cautious when visiting the beach, Wilderness is infamous for its strong rip currents. Only swim where it is safe and/or lifeguards are on duty.

Emergency Numbers

Click on the link below to view all Emergency Numbers. These include numbers to assist you from human emergencies to animals in need of assistance

Save water

We only have one earth. Guests are encouraged to save water and recycle where they can. Click the link to discover how to save and recycle like a local.


On cold or rainy days please feel free to entertain yourself with a variety of books, movies and board games. Click on the link below for more information.