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6 guests3 bedrooms6 beds1.5 bathrooms
6 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1.5 bathrooms

Rugare is a three-bedroom wooden cottage situated in the old part of Pringle Bay - one hour drive from Cape Town.
The cottage has breathtaking sea and mountain views and a deck where you can watch the sun set over the the sea or the moon rise over the mountains. Easy walking distance from the sea.
Activities in the area include swimming, diving, boating or canoeing in the bay, walks along the coast, fishing, bird watching, hiking and great mountain bike riding in the Kogelberg mountains.


Free parking on premises
Hot water
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re travelling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 double bed,2 bunk beds



14 reviews
Ruth User Profile
October 2016
She was very helpful beforehand with info that helped us with our arrangements. A very warm welcome from Yvonne who met us there, though she had to meet us a bit later than we had arranged as our (flight) arrival took longer than we had arranged for.
Wilma User Profile
January 2019
Superb sunsets, lovely views, few minutes walk to the swimming beach, wonderfull beds and bedding as well as the softest towels. Not 1 but 2 pillows per person. Loved the place!
Yvonne User Profile
Response from Yvonne:
Thank you so much for your kind words we are delighted you would like to return .
January 2019
Elizabeth User Profile
April 2018
This is a comfortable wooden cottage with awesome views and attention to detail. Quiet, surrounded by bush. It was perfect for us.
Jaco User Profile
April 2018
This a great cottage in the lovely village of Pringle Bay. Sitting on the deck looking out over False Bay, surrounded by fynbos and Overberg mountains, it is the perfect place to relax. There is only one row of houses (lower down) in front of this cottage and the beach is a…
Sia & Bernard User Profile
Sia & Bernard
November 2017
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Rugare. The cottage is beautiful and offered everything that one might need for a fantastic stay. The views and proximity to the sea are fantastic and we could not wish for a better setting. Yvonne's communication and attention to detail with…
Quintin User Profile
June 2017
Total apathy from host, with regards to false claims on the venue amenities description, and no attempt to rectify the situation, as she "had her money" and it was now our problem to find alternative accommodation.
Yvonne User Profile
Response from Yvonne:
Quinton, requested and was allowed to collect the house keys at the house the day before occupation. He was given an instructional tour of the house and no concerns were noted. Upon arrival the next day he contacted us and declared that he would not be able to use the house due…
June 2017
Anja User Profile
January 2017
A lovely place with a fantastic view and close to the beach. A very charming cottage with everything you need for a seaside holiday.

Hosted by Yvonne

Cape Town, South AfricaJoined in August 2015
Yvonne User Profile
14 Reviews
Interaction with guests
Minimal interaction as hosts live off site, but telephonically available for any queries.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Yvonne’s place.
Deborah helps host.

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House Rules

  • Pets are allowed