lein Slangkop self-catering guest house is situated in the Klein Slangkop Private Estate. This award-winning timber frame house was built in 2004 in a small enchanted reserve of
milkwood forest, teeming with birdlife. Although secluded, it is surrounded by fantastic
mountain and sea views and is situated within a few minutes walk of a stunning stretch of beach and the famous Sunset Reef, a surfer’s paradise.
“Beautifully designed house in a fantastic location!…..(it) has played a huge part in enjoying
our holiday of a lifetime.” Tim, England
“An easy-going house, we felt like at home.” Martina, Germany
“A warm welcome, a beautiful, stylish house…..we’ll recommend this place to everybody.”
“Well thought out house, with great little touches.”
Oystercatcher is the main house which sleeps 6 comfortably. It boasts a large entertainment area with an open plan, high-ceiling kitchen leading to a welcoming lounge with leather sofas, which flows through double sliding doors onto a wooden deck edging the pool. For quieter moments there is a conservatory and a small library. There are 2 stylish bedrooms
downstairs, each with two single beds and shared bathroom facilities (bath and separate shower). The spacious master bedroom upstairs with a king-sized bed has fine sea and mountain views and a luxurious bathroom en-suite (bath and separate shower). All bedrooms are secluded, with views onto the surrounding fynbos vegetation. In summer the spacious house with its large windows and wooden floors is light and airy, while in winter it becomes cosy and warm.
Chapmans Peek, known as the “honeymoon” getaway is ideal for a couple, although it can accommodate four people. It has a master bedroom upstairs with a king-sized bed and bathroom en-suite (bath and hand-held shower) with panoramic views. Downstairs is an open-plan kitchen and lounge with double sleeper couch, a guest toilet and an outside hot/cold shower. An interleading door between Oystercatcher and Chapman’s Peek can be opened to make one extra-large unit accommodating up to 10 guests.
Furnishings and fittings
||Both Oystercatcher and Chapman’s Peek offer the following: four-plate stove with oven and grill, fridge/freezer; microwave, kettle, filter coffee plunger, toaster, snackwich, pots and pans etc., iron and ironing board, hairdryers, fans, heaters, heated towel rails, private safe, TV with DSTV. All cutlery, crockery, glassware, cotton bed linen and towels plus basic necessities supplied. At Oystercatcher there is outdoor furniture, a Weber braai and garaging for two cars, as well as, indoors, a waffle-maker, dishwasher, washingmachine, tumble dryer and DVD player. Chapman’s Peek has an outdoor hot/cold shower, a braai, a salt water plunge pool (shared with Oystercatcher), and its own entrance with safe off-street parking. Internet is available, works on a pay-as-you-go system, you would need to bring your own laptop.
Outdoors at Chapman’s Peek there is a hot/cold shower, a braai, the salt water plunge pool shared with Oystercatcher, and its own entrance with safe off-street parking.
High-chair, cots and linen are available upon request and babysitting services are available by prior arrangement.
A cleaning service is included in the rates, not including weekends and public holidays.
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Directions from Cape Town International Airport:
Take the N2 west towards Cape Town.
you approach the mountain, take the left fork (M3 – Rhodes Drive/Blue Route).
Stay on this road until reaching the T-junction at the end of the Blue Route (approx. 15km), turn right and before the second set of traffic lights take the M64 (Ou Kaapse Weg).
Proceed over the mountain till you reach the second set of traffic lights.
Turn right into Kommetjie Road.
Continue on this road through 2 traffic lights for approx. 8km past Ocean View (left) and Imhoff’s Gift (right).
As you enter Kommetjie, take the first road right (Wireless Road).
Drive to the end where you will arrive at the entrance to the Klein Slangkop Private Estate.
The security guards will direct you to the Klein Slangkop Guest House.