Idyllic weekend get-away in Swartland wheatfields , 110km from Cape Town. Voted "House of the Year" by House & Leisure 2010- character filled heritage house and cottage has been restored to perfection in sleepy Koringberg hamlet .Not for toddlers
Contemporary restored, beautifully appointed so much so that it won House of the Year 2010. Romantic way of life in a country retreat. Architecturally designed as a quaint weekend escape through transformation allowing authentic proportions and original structures maintained to perfection. Sleeps 7 comfortably - Minimum charge is R1800 for two guests per night; (minimum 2 nights) additional guests over initial 2 will be R500pppn ; serviced daily included in price
Setting scenery, Sheep grazing and mountain passes views, ideal for hiking and day trips to surrounding areas. Perfect base for exploring the wild flowers of the area. The whole property has access to all amenities including a dip pool, lapa to view sun set and sunrises.
Общение с гостями
House keeper over sees the guests but does not live on site, but is there daily to manage, clean and take care. House has 2 bedrooms en suite and the separate annex/cottage sleeps a double bed and sleeping alcove for 1. With a stunning reused water tank as a shower. Experienced Local Housekeeper willing and capable and laundry can be happily done. Linen, Towels and bathroom soaps provided, with luxurious duck-down duvets for winter and main bedroom has its own romantic fireplace.
Другие важные подробности
Seasonal temperature changes: Rainy and misty in winter to utilize the beautiful fireplaces. In summer the temperatures can sore to 40 dec in Feb. Tasteful quality interiors hand picked from overseas travels. Open plan cooking area includes a Paul Bocuse gas topped cooker with double electric oven making cooking a pleasure. Large fridge and freezer and separate freezer fridge in cottage allows for extra storage and use. Housekeeper happy to do laundry . As this is the country, guest must be aware that there are seasonal insects and country life. Perfect outdoor activity base for hiking and cycling and walking to get back into nature.
Must provide own food and essentials as nearest shop 20km away. no smoking inside, no tv access or wifi. Not fully walled for pets so please contact owner in this regard. not suitable for children under 12 . pool has a cover but pool is not fenced or enclosed
Conservation Architect by trade, and passionate gardener, cook and traveller. A Workaholic who enjoys playing hard/ time with friends and family. Has eclectic sense of style while never compromising on quality, and a great eye for detail.
Cannot live without:
- African sunrises and sunsets
- My devoted 4 legged companions
- Friends and family
- A sense of excitement that every new day brings