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"Everyone seemed to love the South African hotel from last week, so here's another one to add to the mix. Aside from top-notch cooking and comfortable accommodations, The Giraffe Manor is known for, you guessed it, a friendly herd of giraffe. Bizarre! (As one reader sweetly put it, "I so want to wake up to a giraffe batting her eyelashes at me. Adorable.")"
Laid-back Beach Bungalow ‘The thing about Bakoven is that it’s still very real; it’s a beach that’s much used and lived on,’ says Cathy Smit, owner of a fresh, whitewashed house that couldn’t be any closer to the sand and water. ‘We all know each other – at sunset, everyone sits on their front walls or steps, sharing a bottle of wine and catching up.’