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Enjoy an African adventure in 2017 & 2018

African Adventure for kids

Stay at Vilacqua Boutique Guest House in Plettenberg Bay on the Garden Route in South Africa during your African Adventure. Loretta Bevilacqua, owner of Vilacqua Boutique Guest House, comes from a rich hospitality heritage. Other family businesses include Da Sandro Pizzeria and Restaurant and The Briar Court Hotel and Prego Café Bar & Restaurant and  Waterfront Hotel & […]

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Getting winter fit in Plett

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The topic of health and wellness used to be that of stuff and nonsense. Colour me forgetful but I don’t recall ever overhearing a conversation, during my eavesdropping childhood years, when my parents and their friends ever discussed the topic of health retreats or health trends – not even once! Then again I suppose those […]

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Have a whale of a time watching the whales

The Whale Tail viewing point in Plett

Winter is made for long, slow meals filled with great food and whale watching from the cosy table of your favourite eatery. In ‘Vilacqua Land’, locals and visitors alike are spoilt rotten because here we don’t have to go to the whales… the whales come to us. Whale calving time is a very exciting one […]

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Let food and relaxation heal you!

Breakfast is always a special occasion at Vilacqua.

“Fa che il cibo e il ‘relax’ ti guariscano” – “Let food and relaxation heal you!” Bonjourno! Welcome to Vilacqua, your bella e tranquila boutique guest villa in the picturesque seaside nook of Plettenberg Bay, on the Garden Route. Here we celebrate all that is uplifting, restoring and packed with Italian deliciousness. I am Loretta […]

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Vilacqua is all about sharing Africa


Vilacqua is all about sharing the abundance of Africa with friends and loved ones. Whether you plan to while away the hours ensconced in your personal space, or share meals & laughter and be energetic and adventurous, you can celebrate the richness of life in true Vilacqua style.   Yoga Guests are welcome to join in […]

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