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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Paarl, Western Cape
The Schoongezicht Country House is actually called The Island house by us, since it is surrounded by three natural dams and a channel of water - see photos. The house is spacious and situated more or less in the center of the farm, with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. Our own Cape Dutch Manor house, as well as a 'Long House', is just a stone's throw away. The Country House itself is spacious, modern and newly renovated with new wooden floors and quarry tiles. Bathrooms are white, new and modern. The kitchen is also newly renovated, with lots of cupboards and working space and all amenities provided. The main feature inside the house is an antique iron spiral staircase and balustrade on the 'inside balcony'. On the front of the house is an 'outside balcony', from where beautiful views can be enjoy... Read more
Listing #HL8751735
About the Owner
Jacomi H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
When you arrive, we will be there personally to receive you and show you around. We also live on the farm, a stone's throw away from the Country House. We also send you information about the property a few days before your arrival (per email)
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

We stayed at the "cottage" for only one night as this was a gift for my daughters birthday. There is damp coming through the walls, our room flooded in the night and left us with soaked baggage. When bringing the problems to the owners attention...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 644sharon
Jacomi H, VR Owner at SCHOONGEZICHT COUNTRY HOUSE, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you for the opportunity to respond. My response to the guest, per email, was truly apologetic about the maintenance problems re the leaking roof and damp, as we had a lot of rain and then wind and then without warning a pipe started leaking...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

Wonderful hospitality from our hosts, comfortable warm accomodation in old French Hugeunot farmstead. Lovely scenery. Jacomi, thankyou for a lovely time.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Flyer817506
Jacomi H, VR Owner at SCHOONGEZICHT COUNTRY HOUSE, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you Reinette, it was sooo nice to be your host. You are most welcome to visit us again!

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

This farm house is situated just outside Paarl. In fact it seems to be in the middle of Paarl and Wellington. Only 60km from our home in Blouberg you feel like you are miles and miles away from home in the middle of nowhere.Bryan booked...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Bryan P
Jacomi H, VR Owner at SCHOONGEZICHT COUNTRY HOUSE, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Wow MaryLou! This makes me soooo happy!! I love to host people at our Country House, I do not like the house standing there, empty and unappreciated .... and am therefore even more thankful if our house can make yóú also happy and that you...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 King
    1 Full
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 4,854 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Schoongezicht Country House is situated in the picturesque valley of Dal Josaphat, on the outskirts of Paarl. Ideal for families looking for comfortable, fully equipped, self-catering lodging, close to various attractions in the Cape Winelands.
Schoongezicht Country House is within close proximity (1 - 60 km) of many wine farms and wine tasting venues, historical sites, museums, and restaurants, to name a few...
Horse riding, bird watching, mountain biking, trail running, are but a few activities for the more active holidaymakers
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: CAPE TOWN : 65.0 km
Before your arrival we send you a Google Maps droppin as well as text per whatsapp / sms with directions
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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