Charming Guest Suite in Tranquil Leafy Constantia

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Entire guest suite hosted by Alexandra

3 guests, 1 bedroom, 2 beds, 1 bathroom
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Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Enjoy a comfortable stay in our delightful & tastefully decorated guest suite
Situated in a quiet & rural setting with private access
Comfortably sleeps 2 (with 1 child - sofa bed)
Separate living room with kitchenette
Access to our salt water pool, large tranquil, & peaceful garden
Constantia is a leafy suburb of Cape Town; we are surrounded by beautiful & historic wine estates; peaceful walks in the mountain & vineyards
Centrally located to visit many areas of Cape Town

The space
We live in a quiet and rural neighborhood; our charming guest suite comprises of a bedroom, bathroom, separate living space with a basic kitchenette which looks out onto a private space of the garden.

Our Guest Suite would suit those who do not wish to cook often due to the small kitchenette (complimentary washing up & emptying of bins)

Relax & enjoy this tranquil space; looking up to the stars from your bed; reading by the pool or just listening to the birds, you will be away from the hustle & bustle of the city; a home away from home.

We have an another listing on our property should you need additional accommodation; a cottage which has been recently renovated. This sleeps up to 4, & would suit preferably 2 adults and 2 children (1 Queen bed extra length & 1 sofa bed opening up to a King size bed).
“Garden Cottage in Tranquil Leafy Constantia”
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Although we offer self check in, we live on the property and available most of the time. Unless it is late hours, or we can not be there, we will meet & greet you and show you around.

The guest suite comfortably sleeps 2 (with an additional child on the sofa bed), floor mattress, cot & high chair available on request

The Guest Suite has its own entrance. It is attached to our main house and although we have a double thickness door separating the 2 to minimize any noise, there is potential for normal household sounds which filter through

There is off street secure parking behind a remote controlled gate. We also have extra security - Electric fence and CCTV cameras

Our family home swimming pool, fountain & pond do not have a safety net or fencing. We are very happy to have children stay if you are comfortable with the above - please contact us should you require more information.

The bed is a very comfortable queen size
100% percale cotton linen
Choice of feather or hypoallergenic pillows
Electric blanket and hot water bottle (for chilly nights)
Fan, hairdryer, and an iron in your room
The bedroom is separated from the living room by American Shutters (no lock on the shutters)
The ventilation for the bedroom is the sky light above the bed, which opens. With the American shutters open, the bedroom receives a lot of light from the windows / doors in the living area.

In the living area -
Sofa bed which easily folds down to make an extra length ¾ bed (linen provided)
Smart TV with full bouquet Premium DStv, Netflix, uTube, Showmax, web browser etc
Free Fast Fiber WiFi (cabled into the Guest Suite). If there should be loadshedding, the Guest Suite is equipped with a UPS which powers the WiFi and a light

Complementary - washing up / emptying of bins
Linen and towels will be changed every 5-7 days depending on length of stay.
On request - Additional change of linen / towels
Laundry service available Mon - Fri

The kitchenette -
Mini bar fridge
Microwave
Induction 1 hob burner
Nespresso machine with a starter pack of a few pods
Kettle, toaster, crockery & cutlery; where you can make simple meals.

Tea and coffee is provided, along with condiments including home-made jam, honey, olive oil etc. Fresh eggs from our chickens are available to buy (most of the time)

We also provide a welcome pack which includes some breakfast goodies

Breakfast can be provided (either as a room service or set up by the pool) for an additional cost.

In the bathroom -
Soap, shower gel and shampoo (Charlotte Rhys products) and other complementary bathroom necessities for your stay are provided
Heated towel rail
Bath and swimming towels

There is a cafe table and chairs just outside your room; and a larger table and chairs situated by the saltwater swimming pool. You can relax on the verandah or under an umbrella; alternatively lay on sun loungers to soak up some sun. Both of these areas are peaceful and we hope you will enjoy being in the garden. As we live on the property, you would be sharing the pool and garden areas with our family.

A Weber barbecue/braai is available to use

Our home is cleaned using natural, eco friendly and biodegradable products, we recycle where ever possible and, in the garden, promote a natural ecosystem. We have a vegetable garden, where you are welcome to pick some salad leaves etc

We are situated within easy access to the M3 freeway, making it an ideal spot to explore all what Cape Town has to offer. Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens & amazing beaches (both sides of the peninsula) just 15 mins drive, Table Mountain, the Waterfront and the City approx. 25-30 mins drive away. We are very close (aprox 5 mins drive) to all the Constantia Valley wine estates. You can take a relaxing & beautiful walk from us, through Groot Constantia vineyards, alternatively there are trails and walks on the Mountain, Silvermine, and in Tokai, between 5-10 mins drive away.

We are close to a large variety of fabulous restaurants (from fine dining to casual), vineyards and are surrounded by nature.

We have 2 very friendly dogs who may occasionally say hello and we also have chickens in the garden. If you would prefer not to be disturbed by the dogs, please let us know.

The pool is not deep and for your safety, diving is not allowed.

What this place offers

Courtyard view
Kitchen
Wifi
Free driveway parking on premises – 1 space
Shared outdoor saltwater pool
32" HDTV with Netflix, standard cable/satellite
Paid washer – In building
Paid dryer – In building
Private patio or balcony
Security cameras on property

Accessibility

Getting inside

Well-lit path to entrance
Step-free path to the outdoor entrance
Wide entrance for guests

Bedroom

Step-free entrance to the room

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

We live in a very quiet neighborhood and surrounded by nature. You can take relaxing & beautiful walks from us, through Groot Constantia vineyards; alternatively there are trails and walks on the Mountain, Silvermine, and in Tokai, all about 10-15 mins drive away.

We are situated within 5 mins drive from the Constantia Wine route where you will find world class stunning wine estates.

We are close to a large variety of fabulous restaurants (from fine dining to casual).

The closest shops are at Constantia Emporium - few mins drive (Woolworths, Checkers, Clicks and various other shops)
Constantia Village shopping centre is a little further (5 mins drive). The village offers supermarkets (larger Woolworths, PnP, Spar), Clicks Pharmacy, Post office and many other shops & restaurants.

Virgin Active Gym is about 5mins drive away.

We are situated within easy access to the M3 freeway, making it an ideal spot to explore all what Cape Town has to offer. Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens & amazing beaches (both sides of the peninsula) just 15 mins drive, Table Mountain, the Waterfront and the City approx. 25-30 mins drive away.

Hosted by Alexandra

  1. Joined in July 2015
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We are a family of 5, and live in Constantia. We have 2 dogs, and some chickens. I love to cook and garden. We have lived in Cape Town for over 20 years.

During your stay

We live on the property, and we are available for you if you need any assistance but also conscious if you would like your own space. We also can be contacted by text, WhatsApp or phone.

We can be flexible with check in/out times depending on previous / next guests bookings and availability (there maybe an additional surcharge).

We would appreciate if you could please send an estimated time of check in/out when booking.
We live on the property, and we are available for you if you need any assistance but also conscious if you would like your own space. We also can be contacted by text, WhatsApp or…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 14:00 - 20:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Climbing or play structure

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