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Fairwater: Charming stone cottage. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garden, garage, wifi

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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This charming original stone cottage is right in the centre of the Kalk Bay village overlooking a small park and the sea. It's perfect for families - spacious rooms, loads of cupboards and with all the equipment and facilities you'd expect in a home. The style is comfortably cottage and a bit quirky. There's a garden in front and a patio for sheltered barbecue meals at the back and a garage for two cars on the side. We've poured love and attention to detail into the renovation. It's the most delightful cottage....This charming original stone cottage is right in the centre of the Kalk Bay village overlooking a small park and the sea. It's perfect for families - spacious rooms, loads of cupboards and with all the equipment and facilities you'd expect in a home. The style is comfortably cottage and a bit quirky. There's a garden in front and a patio for sheltered barbecue meals at the back and a garage for two cars on the side. We've poured love and attention to detail into the renovation. It's the most delightful cottage.More
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About the Owner
Louise P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
We will meet you to give you the keys, show you around and tell you how everything works. We live next door and are available to provide help and information when you need it. We have a brochure that lists all the wonderful things to do and places to go in Cape Town, including restaurants, beaches, golf courses, wine farms and nearby villages of interest. We're here, if you want us to be, to help plan your trips.
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

Kalk Bay is a small fishing village with great Restaurants, coffee shops and a beach with tidal pool, all within walking distance of the house. The location is close enough to Cape Town for day trips. We had a lovely family reunion with siblings from...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank jill630
LouiseP2069, VR Owner at Fairwater: Charming stone cottage. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garden, garage, wifi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thanks so much for such a wonderful review. So glad it all worked out so well for your family. Hope you’ll be back soon. Warm regards. Louise

Reviewed 3 June 2018

The location of this property is amazing,walking distance to the beach,great coffee and fabulous local restaurants,Louise (the Owner) has thought of everything for this property.The house is beautiful and has the feel of a friends home not a holiday rental.We were three couples with space...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank lynbrown141
Louise P, VR Owner at Fairwater: Charming stone cottage. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garden, garage, wifi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Thank you so much Lyn for a wonderful review! I'm just so thrilled that you and your family had such a fabulous holiday. Hope to see you again! Warm regards Louise

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Kalk Bay is Cape Town's best kept secret. Cool in summer and close to all the most protected wind free beaches, like Boulders, it also offers a charming bohemian shopping experience and some of the most popular restaurants amongst the locals. Fairwater offers enough space...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank SwissGoWest
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Spacious tastefully decorated cottage with comfortable beds and quality linen, within a few minutes walking distance of Kalk Bay's shops. Louise was a gracious host and always available to help with whatever we needed. The cottage has a wonderful warm feel about it and it...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank christineseger
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Our group of 7 adults thoroughly enjoyed our 5-night stay at Fairwater Cottage. It is beautifully decorated, spacious, and very comfortable. The front garden area and the courtyard at the back are both very pleasant places to unwind and spend some time. The upstairs front...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank riverbods
Louise P, VR Owner at Fairwater: Charming stone cottage. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garden, garage, wifi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you so much Lesley for such a wonderful and generously long review. We appreciate it so much. I hope you have another opportunity to get back to Cape Town soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Safe
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Garage
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Patio
Fireplace
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
The Cape is a feast. If it's beaches for sunbathing, swimming and surfing you're after, Cape Town has more than a dozen to choose from. If wine farms offering tastings or packed picnics is appealing, the magnificent Cape wine region is waiting to tempt you. If you're looking for spectacular mountain walks or just a ride to the top, Table Mountain is on your doorstep. Or it could be whale-watching or marveling at acres of spring flowers or playing golf on a different course every day that makes a holiday worthwhile. Does eating at world-class restaurants for less than you'd expect work for you? Or mooching through antique shops and indulging at country food markets? The Cape has it all.
Getting around
The best way to see what the Cape has to offer is by car. There is a railway line that passes through Kalk Bay that runs from Cape Town to Simons Town but the trains are slow and not very reliable.
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