Sun Cottage is ideally situated in the picturesque town of Somerset West in the Western Cape, 30 minutes drive from Cape Town, South Africa. Surrounded by the Hottentots Holland mountain range and sharing borders with the Stellenbosch Winelands to one side and the sandy beaches of the Strand and Gordon’s Bay to the other, the location is superb.

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An area of great beauty, the Western Cape offers wonderful beaches, secret lagoons, impressive mountains and remarkable Winelands. The “Fairest Cape“ displays its own world famous floral kingdom and is the strong heart of the country’s cultural scene.


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Somerset West Self Catering Accommodation / Holiday Cottage

2 rooms - 4 people

This Somerset West holiday cottage offers comfortable self catering accommodation in 2 bedrooms for up to 4 guests. The cottage has its own separate entrance, use of the swimming pool and its own private garden with braai / barbecue facilities.

Bedrooms Two bedrooms (1 double bed, 2 twin beds ) to sleep 4 comfortably.
Entrance Separate entrance by means of an electronic gate with secure off-road parking.
Garden Your own private and spacious garden.
Patio Sunny patio with adjoining BBQ facility.
Kitchen Well equipped kitchen for eating in.
Meal service Any meals provided on request.
Living area Open planned lounge/dining area with TV.
Bathroom With shower, basin and toilet.
Pool Use of the swimming pool.
Service A cleaning service once a week for a stay of a week or more with linen change.
Utilities Tea, coffee, sugar,1lt milk and juice on arrival, washing-up liquid with cloths, wood with braai gear, hairdryer, iron, linen and bath towels.


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Attractions & Activities

The following attractions can be found close to this establishment

  • Cape Town city centre, Table Mountain/V&A Waterfront 30 min.
  • Wine Routes: Stellenbosch 10 min, Paarl 30 min, Franschhoek 40 min.
  • Golf courses: Erinvale 5 min, Stellenbosch 15 min, Arabella 30 min.
  • Beaches: Strand 5 min, Gordons Bay 10 min, Clifton / Camps Bay / Big Bay / Bloubergstrand 45 min.
  • Most beaches are suitable for kite surfing, windsurfing, surfing, paddle skiing, surf skiing, swimming, sailing, fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling.
  • Nature Reserves: Helderberg 5 min, Cape of Good Hope – Cape Point 60 min, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens 40 min.
  • Cable Waterskiing 10 min.
  • Mountain bike and hiking trails 5 min.
  • Health and Fitness Club 5 min.
  • Whale watching and cage diving with Great White sharks at Hermanus 45 min.
  • Cape Agulhas, most southern tip of Africa 2 hours.


Please note that these rates are subject to change and should be used as an indication only.

Per Person Sharing Unit
Year Round
Aug 2012 - Jul 2013
R 650 - R 1200


  • A 50% deposit is required to secure a booking.
  • Minimum booking requirement is 2 nights, 14 nights during peak December season.
  • The apartment is non-smoking for the comfort of all guests - an ashtray is provided for smoking on the balcony.
  • No pets allowed.
  • Check in at 14h00. Check out at 10h00.
  • Cancellation policy: In case of cancellation guests will forfeit the following % of total account: 30 - 90 days before arrival - 50%; 0 - 29 days before arrival - 100%; no arrival - 100%. Refunds at discretion of management and ability to relet the unit. A 20% administration cancellation fee of total rental will be charged regardless.
  • Rates subject to change without prior notice.


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