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'Clivia Cottage' - Spacious garden flat

12 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Spacious flat just a few minutes walk from great restaurants, shopping centre and the beach. The flat is attached to the main house, but completely separate and self contained with its own small garden, as well as shared use of the swimming pool. It includes: • Bedroom with king-size bed and lots of wardrobe / cupboard space. • Large lounge with a daybed which converts to either a second king-size bed or two singles. Cot also available on request. So it comfortably accommodates a family of 4 (+baby), or for a couple it offers loads of space. • Bathroom with both shower and bath • Kitchen / dining room with washing machine, microwave, oven, fridge/freezer, all utensils, and pine table / set of 4 chairs. • Use of a Weber braai / bar-b-que unit • Swimming pool (shared with the host fam...Spacious flat just a few minutes walk from great restaurants, shopping centre and the beach. The flat is attached to the main house, but completely separate and self contained with its own small garden, as well as shared use of the swimming pool. It includes: • Bedroom with king-size bed and lots of wardrobe / cupboard space. • Large lounge with a daybed which converts to either a second king-size bed or two singles. Cot also available on request. So it comfortably accommodates a family of 4 (+baby), or for a couple it offers loads of space. • Bathroom with both shower and bath • Kitchen / dining room with washing machine, microwave, oven, fridge/freezer, all utensils, and pine table / set of 4 chairs. • Use of a Weber braai / bar-b-que unit • Swimming pool (shared with the host family) • TV / DSTV, Wifi • Serviced daily • Secure off road parking, with electric fence on perimeter wall, and alarm system for both flat and house. • Small private garden with garden table and 2 chairs We always enjoy having visitors, and are happy to interact as much or as little as our guests want. Our household currently includes 1 dog (loving, exuberant golden retriever), 3 cats, 4 rabbits, and 5 tadpoles (caught by our children during a recent walk up a stream from the top of the neighbouring estate to a waterfall and tadpole pool.) Hout Bay is surrounded by ocean and mountains, with lovely walks and views. Near the start of the dramatic Chapman’s Peak Drive is East Fort, which includes (they claim) the worlds oldest cannons still to be fired occasionally. As well as the formal shopping centre, Hout Bay offers two great markets – the open air Sunday market 3 minutes walk from the flat, and the weekend Harbour market with a range of crafts and foods for everyone’s taste. Hout Bay Harbour also offers fishing trips and trips to seal island. We are also just 100 meters from a MyCiti bus stop, with regular buses going direct to Cape Town and to the V&A Waterfront. This system also connects to Cape Town International Airport. The Red open-topped 'Hop On-Hop Off' buses come through Hout Bay on their circular route via V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay, Clifton Beach, the famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Hout Bay Harbour, 'World of Birds”, and Constantia Nek, with the Acrobranch tree-top zip-lining adventure centre. A wine tour option is also offered. All these places are between 5 and 30 minutes drive from the flat. More
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About the Owner
Peter L
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

A great location, 5 mins walk from the beach, shops, restaurants and myciti bus which takes you into Cape Town. The accommodation is very spacious for 2 people with a full kitchen and dining area and an outdoor area with a small table. The bedroom...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Carol O
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Peter and Jo were great hosts friendly and helpful. We even enjoyed a windswept picnic with them and their children on Chaomans Peak. Atreat for sure. The cottage is delghtful. It was very very clean and well set up. We stayed for a month and...More

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank Heatherborquez
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

The location and hosts where amazing! Friendly, very helpful and makes you feel at home as you step inside. We will be back for sure, this is rated as our nr 1 place to stay in Hout Bay, it has a magical feel to it...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Yonica10
PeterLabouchere, VR Owner at 'Clivia Cottage' - Spacious garden flat, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Many thanks for this review and look forward to seeing you again Peter & Josephine

Reviewed May 1, 2017

We have been staying at Clivia Cottage with our 2 children (5 & 7 years old) for one week. Even before we arrived, we had reactive answers from Peter on all type of questions we had in mind. Then it has been a warm welcome...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank Bastigoal69
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We had a nice time in Hout Bay, a relaxed spot near Cape Town. Good food, hiking, marvelous beaches, lots to see. Shopping and restaurants all within walking distance. The place is owned by a very friendly and helpful family. We enjoyed our stay very...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Curiosity681618
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
Microwave
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
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How to get there
We are also just 100 meters from a MyCiti bus stop, with regular buses going direct to Cape Town and to the V&A Waterfront. This system also connects to Cape Town International Airport. The Red open-topped 'Hop On-Hop Off' buses come through Hout Bay on their circular route via V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay, Clifton Beach, the famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Hout Bay Harbour, 'World of Birds”, and Constantia Nek, with the Acrobranch tree-top zip-lining adventure centre. A wine tour option is also offered. All these places are between 5 and 30 minutes drive from the flat.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km
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