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The Cottage, Heide Avenue

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
Lovely modern open plan, light and airy cottage attached at the rear of the main house, in the upmarket residential area of Helena Heights. The Cottage has access to 1/2 acre of gardens and swimming pool. Situated in the Winelands region, within short drive of 6 golf courses (Erinvale, De Zalze Somerset West, Strand, Stellenbosch and Helderberg Village Golf clubs), 5 mins from Somerset Mall and 10 minutes from Strand beach. Front and rear outside terraces with tables and chairs, sun loungers, Satellite TV and washing machine....Lovely modern open plan, light and airy cottage attached at the rear of the main house, in the upmarket residential area of Helena Heights. The Cottage has access to 1/2 acre of gardens and swimming pool. Situated in the Winelands region, within short drive of 6 golf courses (Erinvale, De Zalze Somerset West, Strand, Stellenbosch and Helderberg Village Golf clubs), 5 mins from Somerset Mall and 10 minutes from Strand beach. Front and rear outside terraces with tables and chairs, sun loungers, Satellite TV and washing machine.More
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About the Owner
Andrew W
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
Interaction with guests
We meet all guest on arrival and walk them through the property explaining the security system and gate remote operation. We live in the a joining house so we are available to answer any questions that may arise.
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Staying at Heide Cottage provided us with the ideal base for the best vacation experience we’ve had in the seven years of visiting the Cape Town area. The complete menu of “things to do” was at our doorstep and to top it all off every...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank RaphaelN_11
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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Date of stay: December 2017
Management response:Responded 4 January 2018

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Host Family was very nice and helpful. Nice little house and a good Location. My parents had a very good experience staying there.

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Sherpa73636
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Somerset West is a great location, close to the beach, mountains and city. Great local shops and restaurants - a great base for exploring Cape Town and the winelands. This cottage is very comfortable with reclining chairs, access to a bbq and a number of...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank David B
Management response:Responded 27 April 2017

Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 25 October 2016

A beautiful peaceful property. Light airy spacious well equipped , spectacular gardens. The hosts are very helpful and kind with suggestions and local knowledge. We felt very lucky to have found such a perfect spot for our family !

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank suehallam
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
TV
Corporate Bookings
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Trampoline
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
House Swap
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
The scenic suburb of Somerset West is in a sheltered location at the foot of the Helderberg mountains. It is surrounded by orchards, farmlands, golf courses and vineyards, and is within easy reach of shopping Malls and concert venues. Somerset West was established in 1822 and named after the then-governor, Lord Charles Somerset. This leafy suburb with its well tended gardens is located approximately 45km (28mi) to the south-east of Cape Town. The area has a selection of top rate restaurants and countless wine farms to frequent. It is a golfing, eating, drinking mecca which will be hard to beat anywhere in the world. Families can enjoy picnics along the Lourens River, visits to the beach, and excursions to animal sanctuaries in the area, whether investigating the habits of cheetah, birds o...
Getting around
A car is recommended, public transport is not reliable. It is possible to walk to town and nearby shops.
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