About this listing
We call it Cape Santorini. Unique, expensively furnished with a pool, open patio and uninterrupted ocean views. Spacious with open plan kitchen and living area. Two bedrooms en suite. Suited for the discerning traveller with no children or children over 8 as the pool has no net and there is a balcony. Ideally located near to the beaches, V&A and town.
We have decorated our home with beautiful pieces of furniture , it has a mixture of original art, antiques and collectables as well as new contemporary pieces. American wooden shutters throughout. Our Kitchen is fully equipped for the foodie and is a great space to entertain in . Please feel free to draw on the black board! The pool and veranda area is a wonderful space to relax and absorb the wonderful uninterrupted views of the ocean out to Robbin Island. The sunsets are magnificent.
Guests will have access to the entire home.
You will be provided with two sets of keys and a alarm remote.
For peace of mind, there is security alarm system and the area is monitored by a security company. Alarm must be set when you go out and at night when you go to sleep. Just the outside beams will then be on.
We have just installed high speed internet. Suggest you download the app for whatsonincapetown which gives you all the events in Cape Town and great suggestions for restaurants and live music.
Interaction with guests
We have a wonderful host who you can contact during your stay, his name is Gareth and I provide you with his contact number once the booking has been made.
We have a maid, Veronica who comes twice a week on Tuesdays and. Friday's. She is included in the bill and besides cleaning the house and changing the sheets she can also do some washing of clothes. Please tip extra for ironing if you can please speak to her. She can only do it if she has the time. She has to come a long way to get to work and when guests are there I ask her to come from 10am. She has to be there on friday to let the pool people in to clean the pool so please don't try and change her times.
Other things to note
There are wonderful walks up to Signal hill and Lions head from just outside our door. It's a short walk downstairs down to the promenade but walking back can be a challenge as its uphill.
We do not allow smoking inside the house , we do not allow animals or toddlers.
Please note that it has a swimming pool which is not protected for children when the cover is off.
There are permanent residents who live above and next door to our property so please make sure the noise levels are contained after 10pm.
Strictly no more than 4 people.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
My husband and I are a couple in our fifties who love traveling, food and seeing the world. We live most of the year in Salt Rock on the Natal coast near Durban. Our Cape Town home is a small piece of heaven away from home and we spend about three months a year here. We are also developing a property in the wine lands of Franschhoek nearby.