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From R1700 Per Night

Riverside Estates
Cape Town Accommodation

Self Catering Accommodation in Hout Bay

  • Lothlorien Room 2
  • Orchard Studio
  • River Cottage
  • Paddock Lodge
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Birdsong at sunrise. Walking through the garden, the grass still moist with dew. Coffee and freshly-baked croissants in the breakfast room. Sundowners at the poolside after another lovely day.

These are the things you will experience at Riverside Estates, a uniquely beautiful holiday, conference and function venue in Hout Bay, Cape Town. An upmarket guest house venue, with sixteen stylishly decorated rooms, three swimming pools, a Cape Dutch Manor house, an elegant function venue. A tranquil, family-friendly holiday venue on a spreading, 5-acre garden.

Facilities include a sunlit garden gazebo, three swimming pools and sixteen en-suite double rooms, each one individually decorated and furnished, and comfortably equipped. Each room has DSTV, wireless internet access and a coffee station. Various accommodation options include The Manor House, Paddock Lodge, and the three Studio apartments. There is also Tree House, a two-bedroomed chalet overlooking the mountain stream, with open plan lounge and fully-equipped, self-catering kitchen, with its own private swimming pool.

Hout Bay is twenty-five minutes from central Cape Town, thirty minutes from Cape Town International Airport, conveniently close to golf courses, wine estates and shopping malls. Hout Bay is a coastal town with majestic views, outdoor adventures, restaurants, and everything needed for a perfect holiday or productive business trip.

Riverside Estates also has a wedding and function hall capable of seating 120 persons, and serves as a special conference and teambuilding venue.

Summary of the facilities at Riverside Estates in Hout Bay

  • 6 ensuite luxury rooms, 6 en suite standard rooms
  • 4 self-catering cottages
  • A conference facility which seats up to 120 people
  • Secretarial, fax and telephone facilities
  • Free Internet (Wi-Fi)
  • Restaurant & bar
  • Garden weddings
  • 3 Swimming pools & a jungle gym
  • A tranquil stream
  • A terraced formal garden
  • Rose flanked gazebo perfect for any occasion

All the rooms and cottages are individually decorated, bright and spacious and equipped with cable television and many other comforts. King and twin beds with cotton percale linen and crisp, snug duvets. Internet access for the businessman, secluded and laid back privacy for the holiday maker. Private patios and balconies, with lovely garden views. Wheelchair accessibility offered. The focus is on comfort and tranquillity.

A Cape Dutch Manor house offers bed and breakfast accommodation. Five classically elegant bedrooms with air-conditioning, mini bars, king size or twin beds with quality percale linen and Juliet balconies. Delicious breakfasts are served in the pleasant and cheerful breakfast room. Living area includes a cosy pub and reading lounge. The sparkling 17 metre pool, set in a terraced garden, will gladden the heart of the sun worshippers.

Tree House is an enchanting log cabin with fireplace, open plan lounge, two en-suite bedrooms and fully equipped kitchenette. The lounge leads onto a wooden deck overlooking luxuriant tropical vegetation, and the stream. A private rock pool lends itself to quiet relaxation.

A spacious lodge with two en-suite bedrooms, an open plan kitchen / dining room, a snug and comfortable lounge, and two fireplaces. A leafy, enclosed patio overlooks a lush garden with its own swimming pool.

The three studio apartments are perfect for a couple spending a romantic weekend, or a businessman in town on a hectic schedule.

Orchard Studio is bright and vibrant, with spacious bedroom, TV / sitting area, kitchenette and garden patio.

River Cottage comprises of a shady, secluded en-suite bedroom, kitchenette and enclosed patio, with French doors looking out on a small paradise of elephants ears, ferns and philodendrons.

Chapman's Peak Drive, Spectacular Beaches, Hiking trails, A working fishing harbour, A yacht marina, Game fishing, Seal Island trips, Charter boats, The World of Birds, The Clay Cafe, Museums, Curio Shops, Art Galleries, Whale and Dolphin watching (seasonal), Mariner's Wharf, Horse Riding, and Township Tours.

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Valley Road, Hout Bay, Western Cape

GPS: -34.02351, 18.35627 Map

  • 50% deposit on booking
  • Balance on arrival
  • Extras on departure
  • Cheques accepted provided 1 month prior to booking
  • No penalty when paying by credit card
  • Cancellations between 7 & 30 days prior to arrival will result in 25% of the Total cost of the stay being withheld
  • Cancellations between 6 & 4 days prior to arrival will result in 50% of the total cost of the stay being withheld
  • Cancellations within 4 days of arrival will result in 100% of the total cost of the stay being withheld
  • Premature departures may be charged for the full extent of the stay that was booked and confirmed
  • Receipt of deposit or prepayment assumes unconditional agreement to our terms.
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Bar on site
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Fridge
  • Golf Course Nearby
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
  • Parking
  • Secure Parking
  • TV or Satellite TV
  • Shops Nearby
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone
  • Wedding Services
  • Sight Seeing
  • Fishing
  • Adventure
  • Hiking Trails
  • Water Sports
  • Popular Routes
  • Wildlife
  • Golfing