Modernised cottage in historic area in beautiful Cape Town

Modernised cottage in historic area in beautiful Cape Town




Jan 2007

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
2 Bathrooms

About our home

My comfortable refurbished cottage has small garden and sun deck. The open plan living room which is furnished with comfortable couches opens onto a large kitchen with granite tops and modern appliances. Living room opens out to sunfilled deck with retractable shade awning, large planter boxes and good quality garden furniture. Main bedroom is ensuite and has queen sized bed. Guest bedroom has double bed and bathroom directly opposite. Third double bedroom is set up as an office but can easily be set up as an extra bedroom. There is flat screen TV, cable television, DVD player etc.

A 2007 Model VW Polo 1600 Comfortline car is available. There is a secure garage and good security.

Housekeeper cleans the house once per week.


More about us

  1. I am a function organiser retiring mid 2015. I am Australian but have lived in Cape Town for more than 35 years. I have 2 sons in Sydney and visit Australia often to see family and friends. I could offer a longish swap to expats wanting to visit family (grandchildren) for an extended stay. I have also done swaps in Thailand, UK and Europe and am keen to continue travelling after retirement.

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Where is it?


The cottage is in Harfield Village, Claremont with excellent restaurants on the doorstep. Within close proximity to good shopping, Newlands cricket and rugby and 20 minute drive to city. Newlands Forrest, Kirstenbosch Gardens and University of Cape Town are 15 mins away. I am 20 mins from the airport and Indian Ocean beaches. 30 minutes from Atlantic Ocean beaches.

Cape Town is a beautiful city popular with international tourists. It has a mix of outdoor and cultural activities to enjoy. The surrounding winelands are worth a visit.

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