Private bathroom Private kitchen Private laundry No disabled facilities Wireless Internet
Felsensicht Holiday Home, 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation
R1755 - R3436 per night (approx $190 - $372).
We are superbly situated near Boulders Beach, Simons Town, with a 180° view of False Bay stretching from Muizenberg in the north to Cape Point in the south.
Felsensicht is a 4 star, ultra-modern, large, attractive & wonderfully comfortable home. It is beautifully furnished with all mod cons. All necessary linen, cutlery, crockery, glassware, pots, pans etc are provided.
We are a 2-minute walk from Fisherman's Beach & a 20-minute walk from the world famous penguins.
We can accommodate up to 6 persons in 2 double rooms & 1 twin room. The accommodation is self-catering.
Children are welcome.
Satellite TV is available on all channels.
RedButton Internet hotspots are installed throughout the house. Credit card vouchers can be purchased online in order to access the wireless network.
A complimentary cleaning service is provided once a week.
Please note that we are a non-smoking establishment.
GROUND FLOOR: Large lock-up double garage and storage area.
MIDDLE FLOOR: Open plan kitchen, dining-room, lounge; guest bathroom; scullery; glass-top stove with oven; fridge-freezer; microwave oven; washing machine; dishwasher; tumble dryer; Jetmaster fireplace; satellite TV; underfloor heating. Large outdoor, sea-facing patio with a magnificent view; Weber for barbeques.
UPPER FLOOR: 3 bedrooms each leading onto a sea-facing patio; 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite) with bath and shower.
2013 RATES: These are quoted per day for the house (max. 6 persons:
High Season (October to April excluding Peak Season period): R2480.00
Low Season (May to September): R1755.00
Peak Season (15 December 2012 to 15 January 2013): R3436.00
Tourism Grading Council of South Africa: 4 stars
AA Travel Guides of South Africa: Superior Accommodation
The following beaches range from 200m to 2 km from Felsensicht: Fishermans Beach, Windmill Beach, Boulders Penguin Beach (National Heritage Site), Foxy Beach, Waters Edge & Seaforth Beach. Long Beach, Simons Town, is 4 km from Felsensicht.
POPULAR ACTIVITIES IN THE CAPE PENINSULA
Swimming; body-boarding; surfing; windsurfing; sea kayaking; scuba diving; big game fishing; shore fishing; yachting; whale viewing; penguin viewing at Boulders Beach National Park; golf, squash, bowls at the Simon's Town Country Club; birding; boat trips out to sea, cycling.
POPULAR PLACES TO VISIT IN AN AROUND SIMON'S TOWN
Cape Point Nature Reserve and Cape Point itself where you can enjoy a trip on the Funicular up to the Cape Point lighthouse; SA Naval Museum, the Toy Museum & the Scratch Patch (where you can scratch for gemstones & purchase a wide variety of gemstone gifts), all located in Simon's Town; A whole host of quaint shops all along the main street of Simon's Town including its very own waterfront.
Excellent choice of restaurants within walking and/or driving distance including Seaforth Restaurant, The Meeting Place, Berthas, The Salty Sea Dog, Café Pescado, Just Sushi, The Quarter Deck and, 2˝ km from our home towards the south, The Black Marlin.
The Cape is an area which experiences a Mediterranean climate - warm summers & cool winters. The rainy season is during the winter months but often one is fortunate to enjoy clear skies & warm days during the winter season.
PLACES OF INTEREST FURTHER AFIELD
A visit to the Victoria & Albert Waterfront in Cape Town is a must, as well as a trip up Table Mountain in the cable car. A visit to the world renowned Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens should also be on all visitors' lists to Cape Town. Further afield, one can enjoy a day out in the wine lands, sampling the excellent Cape Wines in the Stellenbosch, Swellendam, Paarl or Franschoek areas.