If you would like to avoid the hustle and bustle of the city center, you may prefer the quieter town of Somerset West with its relaxing atmosphere and scenic surround.
It is very centrally situated with easy access to Cape Town (30 minutes), the safe for swimming and ideal surfing Strand beach (5-10 minutes), the university town of Stellenbosch and it’s the many wine farms (15 minutes) and about 20 minutes from the Cape Town International Airport. It boasts one of the Country’s biggest shopping malls and has many excellent restaurants and coffee shops to indulge in.
Situated high against the Helderberg Mountain, bordering the vineyards of Stellenbosch and overlooking the warmer Indian Ocean beaches, this house has a unique ‘country feeling’ while still very close to all amenities.
It is an ideal family home which offers something that everyone from young to old will enjoy. In the tranquil garden, you can relax next to the pool on one of 6 hammocks and the kids can jump on the trampoline or take a refreshing swim.
With 3 barbeque areas, meals can easily be prepared and served in- or outside, while enjoying the good weather for which Somerset West is known for. Even when it is windy on the close-by beaches, it is often completely wind free here because of the shelter of the mountain.
The house has 4 bedrooms of which 3 have en-suite bathrooms and superior quality extra length queen or king size beds. The 4th bedroom, which is upstairs next to the main bedroom, has a three-quarter bed and double sleeper couch and an adjacent bathroom. Most bathrooms have a bidet and/or extra large baths in addition to nice showers.
This double storey house with its features exceptional, panoramic mountain and sea views. It can comfortably accommodate up to 9 people. In the lounge you will also find plenty to do. The dining room table can easily be converted into a table tennis and pool/billiard table.
The big L-shape leather coach can seat 8 people in front of the large 3D TV with satellite, CD/DVD blue-ray player etc.
Should you be musically inclined, you are welcome to use the piano.
The spacious and well equipped kitchen leads out onto a glass enclosed large balcony which in turns opens up on to a huge wooden deck with patio furniture.
1.Parking is available in the lock-up garage and outside behind locked gates for 2 cars.
2.The property is fully alarmed and linked to an armed response
3.There is a dishwasher and washing machine in both the main house and the cottage
4.There is also espresso coffee machines in both the main house and cottage
5.The house is also partly air conditioned
6.Towels and linen
Serviced weekly (additional servicing available at an additional cost)1.Cash, bank guaranteed cheques or electronic transfers are accepted. On the same property there is also a separate fully equipped 2 bedroom cottage, accommodating up to 5 people that can be rented independently or together with the house.
Helderberg Cottage is a neat, comfortable self catering cottage situated separately from the main residence. The Cottage is available all year round and is suitable for holidaymakers and business people alike.It has its own private entrance with wrap around balcony to the back of the cottage with chairs to relax in. A portable Weber barbeque is also available for preparing meals on the balcony.
It features two bedrooms, the main bedroom with an extra length queen size bed and the second bedroom with twin beds. The main bedroom slides open onto the private balcony which overlooks the garden with a trampoline for children to enjoy jumping on. There is a separate bathroom with shower and twin basins.
There is an open plan lounge, dining room and fully equipped kitchen to meet your catering needs with a dishwasher, washing machine, oven and stove, fridge and an espresso coffee machine. The lounge contains a comfortable double sleeper couch and an additional leather couch with a flat screen TV with full satellite (DSTV) and a dining room table with 4 chairs. There are also another 2 chairs at the kitchen counter.
All necessary crockery, cutlery, glasses and utensils are provided.
The Cottage is fully alarmed and linked to an armed response and off street parking for 1 car is available behind secure gates. The Cottage is serviced before check in, after check out and once a week during the guests stay.
Additional servicing is available at an extra cost. So whether you would like to discover the warmer beaches, sample wine in the vineyards, go shopping or to movies or just relax and barbeque by the pool, this is the ideal holiday accommodation for your stay in the Cape.
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