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The Mermaid's Tail - Pringle Bay

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Jenny & Paul

The Mermaid's Tail - Pringle Bay

Entire house
8 guests4 bedrooms6 beds3 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
3 baths
Indoor fireplace
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

This charming, well equipped comfortable 3 bedroom house with an extra sunroom, is in Pringle Bay, a beautiful seaside village 70 kilometres (44 miles) from Cape Town Airport. The house can sleep 8 adults. Only 600 metres to the beach, there are wrap around sea and mountain views, and a swimming pool.


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 super king bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed
Bedroom 4
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 crib

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 2PM and check out by 10AM


26 Reviews

Pierre User Profile
May 2018
We had a lovely long weekend at the Mermaid's Tail. Jenny and Paul made sure we were comfortable and that we knew about the Pringle Bay festival! The house is spacious with a great fireplace and lots of holiday games and equipment. Thanks for a great stay!
Wayne And Laureth User Profile
Wayne And Laureth
March 2018
We loved our stay at the Mermaids Tail in Pringle Bay. We were a group of friends who reunite once a year from all over the world and everyone relaxed around the pool, chatted and enjoyed the great ambience. The house is very comfortable, well equipped, homely and beautifully dec…
Carmelita User Profile
December 2018
Exceptional, a must.
Patrick User Profile
January 2018
Very helpful and gracious hosts of a beautiful property! Very close to the beach and perfectly suited for families with kids. We were 4 adults and 4 very young and boisterous children, yet despite the wind keeping us inside at times the property never felt too small and was very …
Birgit User Profile
October 2017
We spent some really nice days in your house and we felt very very comfortable! The heater for the pool is such a great idea especially in spring time when outside is not so hot. My kids loved the pool and all the boards they've used for playing. The area is beautiful and the vie…
Liza User Profile
September 2017
A very big thank you to Jenny, Paul, Lamson and Bright for a very happy holiday. Your home couldn't be better equiped or more comfortable for time with family and friends. We have made some incredible memories of yummy jaffles, snuggling up in front of the fireplace and fun with …
Maxine User Profile
July 2017
A group of 8 of us had a lovely stay at The Mermaids Tail this past weekend. Everything was well catered for and provided everything you can think of. The house has a modern yet homely feel. Being winter, the fireplace and panel heaters made the cold a non-issue with beds being l…
Jenny & Paul User Profile
Response from Jenny & Paul:
Hi Maxine. Thanks for your kind comments. We have instituted a log book system for all the bicycles, which are numbered, to keep track of the servicing and repairs with the local bike mechanic to ensure all the bicycles are maintained in good condition. Thanks for the constructive feedback! Kind regards, Paul, Jenny & Lamson
July 2017

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Cape Town, South AfricaJoined in September 2015
Jenny & Paul User Profile
29 Reviews
I am a marine biologist, specialising in plankton research, married to Paul Baines, a chartered accountant. The Mermaid's Tail is our beloved weekend and holiday home in Pringle Bay, to which we like to escape to get away from the city, and to enjoy beach and mountain walks, sund…
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
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