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Quainton Guest Cottages

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Front from Mitchell street
The Lounge at Quainton
Dining Area at Quainton

Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
2 nights minimum 
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Two gorgeous cottages half a kilometre from the vibrant waterfront and best whale watching in Hermanus. Quainton is a newly re-built two bedroom, two bathroom cottage with its own swimming pool and external built in barbeque, while The Nook has two bedrooms and bathrooms plus a loft room suitable for two kids. They are next door to each other, ideal for larger groups who can share the beautiful pool area. The cottages are located in the heart of Eastcliff, only a 5 minute walk from the village of Hermanus, the famous cliff path and the popular Eastcliff convenience centre. Comfortable, cozy and secure, Quainton Cottages offers their guests top quality beds, percale linen, WI FI, DSTV and a swimming pool. Please note that Guests staying in 'The Nook' do not have access to the pool unless ... Two gorgeous cottages half a kilometre from the vibrant waterfront and best whale watching in Hermanus. Quainton is a newly re-built two bedroom, two bathroom cottage with its own swimming pool and external built in barbeque, while The Nook has two bedrooms and bathrooms plus a loft room suitable for two kids. They are next door to each other, ideal for larger groups who can share the beautiful pool area. The cottages are located in the heart of Eastcliff, only a 5 minute walk from the village of Hermanus, the famous cliff path and the popular Eastcliff convenience centre. Comfortable, cozy and secure, Quainton Cottages offers their guests top quality beds, percale linen, WI FI, DSTV and a swimming pool. Please note that Guests staying in 'The Nook' do not have access to the pool unless their group occupies both cottages.
House Rules
Pets not allowedKid friendlyNo smoking
The cottage is located in an upmarket quiet residential area and we discourage parties.
Bedrooms
1 Super King3 Singles
Bathrooms
1 Full bath1 Shower

Meet the host
Douglas P
Hosting since July 2012
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 89%
Response Time: Within a day

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Reviews (6)
APJC
APJC
20 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Outstanding accommodation
Quainton Cottage is outstanding and very comfortable accommodation in a quiet area of town, about 5 minutes easy walk from the centre of Hermanus. The small garden and pool were a bonus. Wi-fi worked wonderfully well, the best we encountered during the whole of our 3 weeks travelling in SA. The cottage lacked for absolutely nothing. Everything was in excellent condition and in very good working order. Maybe we were lucky, (1st week of November), but the whale watching was amazing - superb viewing within 150 metres of the coastline.
Visited November 2014 Travelled as a couple
Written 2 December 2014. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Dsdiggines
Dsdiggines
St. Albans, United Kingdom28 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fantastic holiday home from home
We were delighted with quainton cottage. It is everything you require for a lovely stay in hermanus. The owners are very welcoming and the cottage is very close to the town centre but very quiet. Book it you will not be disappointed! Ps the pool is a added bonus
Visited August 2014
Written 26 August 2014. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Dee
Dee
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Lovely spacious cottage with views of both the sea and mountains
The cottage was very comfortable and in a good location for the beach and Hermanus was only a short drive away. Would highly recommend it..
Visited September 2013 Travelled as a couple
Written 29 September 2013. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Many thanks Ian, I trust you are referring to 'Sunbird Song'. kind regards, Doug Parker
Written 28 September 2013. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Linde Bot Hutchinson
Linde Bot Hutchinson
Killarney, Ireland3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Beautiful, peaceful, cozy, suburb location!
In January we stayed in the beautiful Quainton Cottage in Hermanus and we absolutely LOVED IT!!! It's location is ideal, within walking distance of the town, has on street parking. It sleeps 5 very comfortably, the rooms are lovely, the master has a large ensuite and the 2 nd bedroom has 2 beds. I loved the decor of the house, very modern and very cozy. The house had everything that you needed, including a washing machine :) The pool was just great on those hot summer days and the garden was very cute. I cant recommend this lovely cottage highly enough, including the lovely owners (Doug & Margi) who will make your stay a great one. I would definitely stay here again :) Thank you for everything, Linde - Ireland :)
Visited January 2013 Travelled with family
Written 5 March 2013. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Romy -:- Cape Town
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hermanus cottage
Four of us had the most lovely stay at Quainton recently. It is well decorated, modern and super comfortable. Perfect for two couples. It is also really convenient - close to town and easy to get around. If you are thinking of visiting Hermanus, I highly recommend this guest cottage!
Visited August 2012
Written 26 August 2012. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Kaylee -:- Cape town
5.0 of 5 bubbles
The perfect holiday cottage
What a wonderful Place!! The cottage was within easy walking distance from the viby Hermanus Centre, were there are lovely cafes, resturants and stunning views of the Bay. It was also within easy walking distance of the Hermanus Cliff path, which was wonderful for evening sundowners or mornig runs/walks! The cottage its-self was beautifully decorated and the braai/pool area was great for entertaining. For those rainy days,the comfy couches and HD tv was just perfect. It had all the amenities i needed, making it a wonderful home away from home! thank you for a lovely stay!
Visited June 2012
Written 25 August 2012. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

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What this rental offers
Indoor amenities
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Kitchen and dining
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Television
Location info
  • Beachfront/Lakeside
Scenic views
  • Mountain views
Outdoor amenities
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)

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Map
Getting there
Cape Town Intl Airport
77.6 km
Restaurants
The Hussar Grill Hermanus
8 min

Char'd Grill & Wine Bar
10 min

The Wine Glass Hermanus
12 min

Cafè 1904 Restaurant
11 min
Attractions
Hermanus Country Market
9 minFlea & Street Markets

Cape Whale Coast
12 minGeologic Formations

Hoy's Koppie
10 minPoints of Interest & Landmarks

Lembu Gallery & Studio
12 minArt Galleries
About the neighbourhood
Quainton is located in the heart of Eastcliff, close to the Village of Hermanus and its vibrant waterfront, and the Eastcliff convenience centre; a 5 minute walk to each. Eastcliff is a quiet, upmarket residential area, and is popular for guest houses and B&B's. It is close to the golf course, the salt water marine pool and most other facilities. The popular swimming beaches are about 5 kilometres east of the town centre, and there are numerous pretty coves and a beautiful walkway along the cliff top from the waterfront all the way to the Blue Flag Grotto beach
Getting around
Its a close walk into town or down to the cliff path. but its advisable to have a car to get to the beaches or the new mall. There is a local taxi service called Tuk Tuk, and there are several car hire firms in the town.
Access
Car advised

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 2 pm Check out by 10 am
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 8 weeks before check-in
  • 25% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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Quainton Guest Cottages is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

Quainton Guest Cottages has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

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