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The Cottage, Heide Avenue

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Somerset West, Western Cape
Lovely modern open plan, light and airy cottage attached at the rear of the main house, in the upmarket residential area of Helena Heights. The Cottage has access to 1/2 acre of gardens and swimming pool. Situated in the Winelands region, within short drive of 6 golf courses (Erinvale, De Zalze Somerset West, Strand, Stellenbosch and Helderberg Village Golf clubs), 5 mins from Somerset Mall and 10 minutes from Strand beach.

Front and rear outside terraces with tables and chairs, sun loungers, Satellite TV and washing machine.
Listing #HL1483379
About the Owner
Andrew W
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
Interaction with guests
We meet all guest on arrival and walk them through the property explaining the security system and gate remote operation. We live in the a joining house so we are available to answer any questions that may arise.
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Staying at Heide Cottage provided us with the ideal base for the best vacation experience we’ve had in the seven years of visiting the Cape Town area. The complete menu of “things to do” was at our doorstep and to top it all off every...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank RaphaelN_11
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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 3, 2018


Date of stay: December 2017
Management response:Responded January 4, 2018


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Reviewed August 7, 2017

Host Family was very nice and helpful. Nice little house and a good Location. My parents had a very good experience staying there.

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Sherpa73636
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
The scenic suburb of Somerset West is in a sheltered location at the foot of the Helderberg mountains. It is surrounded by orchards, farmlands, golf courses and vineyards, and is within easy reach of shopping Malls and concert venues. Somerset West was established in 1822 and named after the then-governor, Lord Charles Somerset. This leafy suburb with its well tended gardens is located approximately 45km (28mi) to the south-east of Cape Town. The area has a selection of top rate restaurants and countless wine farms to frequent. It is a golfing, eating, drinking mecca which will be hard to beat anywhere in the world.

Families can enjoy picnics along the Lourens River, visits to the beach, and excursions to animal sanctuaries in the area, whether investigating the habits of cheetah, birds o...
Getting around
A car is recommended, public transport is not reliable. It is possible to walk to town and nearby shops.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Capetown International: 29.0 km
Somerset West is only 20 minutes from Capetown International Airport. Head east along the N2 until Somerset West R44 turnoff at Exit 43. At the first traffic lights turn right then 100m at the next lights turn left into Helderberg College Road. Drive up the mountain, and continue straight ahead at the four-way stop. Keep the KwikSpar on your right. Take the first left into Mayfair Avenue, then first right into Heide Avenue and we are first house on the right.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.0 km.
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