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Charming villa bordering the Constantia vineyards

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
14 nights minimum
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SQUIRREL COTTAGE Situated in the heart of the beautiful Constantia Valley wine lands, this comfortable, family friendly villa is the perfect place for a truly memorable holiday in Cape Town. Interior Squirrel Cottage offers a spacious, fully equipped, country-style open plan kitchen/ living room which, together with the formal sitting room, opens onto a shaded terrace. Bedrooms in the main house include the large master bedroom with full en-suite bathroom as well as two single bedrooms (each with a double bed) and separate bathroom (with bath and shower). The separate study (which can double as a further single bedroom) leads onto the terrace. The adjoining garden cottage has a queen-size bed. Garden & Pool The terrace and barbeque area overlook the pool and the park-like garden stre...SQUIRREL COTTAGE Situated in the heart of the beautiful Constantia Valley wine lands, this comfortable, family friendly villa is the perfect place for a truly memorable holiday in Cape Town. Interior Squirrel Cottage offers a spacious, fully equipped, country-style open plan kitchen/ living room which, together with the formal sitting room, opens onto a shaded terrace. Bedrooms in the main house include the large master bedroom with full en-suite bathroom as well as two single bedrooms (each with a double bed) and separate bathroom (with bath and shower). The separate study (which can double as a further single bedroom) leads onto the terrace. The adjoining garden cottage has a queen-size bed. Garden & Pool The terrace and barbeque area overlook the pool and the park-like garden stretching down the greenbelt beyond. Grownups may enjoy tranquil mountain views relaxing on loungers by the poolside, whilst young children are entertained on a climbing frame with swings and slide in a shady nook just beyond. The adjacent guest cottage with en suite shower and kitchenette is perfect for grandparents or teenagers. The cottage overlooks another pretty, shaded patio. Accommodation & Facilities Squirrel Cottage ideally accommodates 6 guests (though the study can be converted to a single bedroom) and is popular with young families. The villa is serviced free of charge three days a week (and on additional days by arrangement) and has secure parking and a 24 hour armed response security service. Guests enjoy the use of free up-capped wireless internet access and cable television with PVR (a personal video recording facility). Vineyard Walks & Location This charming property is just a stone's throw from the historic vineyards of Groot Constantia where guests can enjoy leisurely walks and is perfectly situated for easy access to Cape Town's spectacular beaches, an array of world- renown restaurants, several golf courses and shopping centres – as well as Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront and the beautiful botanical gardens of Kirstenbosch and the picturesque fishing harbours of Hout Bay and Kalk Bay. More
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About the Owner
Kirsten B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2014
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Perfect for two couples and two kids. Constantia is ideally located between Cape Town and Cape Point with lots to do for everyone. Kirsten's staff bend over backwards to be helpful. The only negative is WiFi. If you depend on it, the house has a...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Swingset
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Dryer
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The separate guest cottage offers perfect, private accommodation for grandparents or teenagers. The study has a single bed and can serve as an additional bedroom. A travel cot and high chair can be supplied by arrangement and contacts can be provided for experienced evening babysitters.
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About the neighbourhood
Set amid magnificent mountains, the Constantia Valley boasts several beautiful and and ancient vineyards - the oldest, Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Buitenverwachting (Beyond Expectation!) and Constantia Uitsig -all of which offer wine-tasting and some are home to award-winning restaurants. Cape Town's many wonderful beaches are within easy reach, as is Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront, the beautiful botanical gardens of Kirstenbosch, the quaint fishing harbours of Hout Bay & Kalk Bay and the historic naval base in Simonstown.
How to get there
Constantia is easily accessible by car from Cape Town International Airport, approximately a 20 mintute drive towards the Table Mountan range via the N2 and M3 highways.
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