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  • The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    Sunset in the lounge
    The mountain views
    The lounge has big glass doors that open up on all sides
    The dining room
    Property description
    Hout Bay
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Natural Surrounds.....The cabin is set in two acres of indigenous garden and forest with rock formations, wild flowers and Koi fish ponds. The natural swimming pool, low slung hammocks and trampoline, make it the perfect natural playground for children.

    Perfect Position......This warm, welcoming home is perfectly positioned for exploring the peninsula and the city. It is only minutes away from the beach, restaurants and cafes. The V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain cable car are 20 minutes away. Constantia Wine lands and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens are less than a 5 minute drive away.

    The Home Itself.......

    The main bedroom has a queen bed and glass sliding doors that lead onto a private covered deck with a hammock. The two large windows look out to the mountains where the sun ri...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (5)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Playground
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Trampoline
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The Furnishings....

    The furnishings are organic and textures are of the earth: linen, cottons, sea grass, raffia, sisal, bamboo, knotted leather and sea shells. The organic connection is not limited to the furnishings; the walls and floor are treated with plant oil on the inside and the house uses the African sun as its source of energy.
    Listing #HL233020 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Cape Town International Airport: 12.4 mi
    DIRECTIONS TO BLACKWOOD LOG CABIN:
    From Cape Town International Airport:
    • Take the N2 to the city centre
    • Once close to the city, take the M3 Muizenberg
    • From the M3, take the M63 to Hout Bay
    • Follow the road, past Kirstenbosch Gardens. Keep on the road: it takes a sharp right after Kirstenbosch
    • Keep on the M63 as it winds through the forest on the mountain
    • Once you reach the roundabout at Constanta Nek, continue on the M63 into Hout Bay
    • From the roundabout, go 1.9km. Turn left into Blackwood Drive (your very first road left) Also signposted Chestnut Drive
    • Blackwood Drive takes a sharp right, then bends left (passing Chestnut Drive to your right), then takes a sharp right again
    • We are the first house on the left, stone pillars black gates, little wooden postbox with number...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.3 mi.
    Nearby cities
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Chris G
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

We spent a great Christmas break in Blackwood cabin, and felt completely at ease. Colette was very welcoming and naturally helpful, without imposing. She was fantastic with our daughter. They set a very relaxed scene at Blackwood, which helped us get into the Holliday spirit even quicker. The cabin itself is a comfortable accommodation, with awesome views across Hout Bay.... more

Management response:

Dear Chris and Nicola, Thank you for your lovely review. We really enjoyed having you to stay and it was great having Bailey too. We hope it isn't too long before you are back. All the best, Colette and Warren. more

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Cees O
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 for a stay in February 2014
1
person found this review helpful

This year we stayed in the beautiful cabin for the second time. As said in the title: it was even better, because we stayed there for 2 weeks and that gave us the opportunity to make use of the house as we l like to do, so in the morning do something in the environment of Cape Town, the peninsula...

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Management response:

Dear Cees, Thank you for your kind words about Blackwood Log Cabin. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and will be most happy to have you stay again. All our very best until next time. Kind Regards Colette and Warren. more

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LUpchurch
UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Lovely wood cabin set high on the side of a wooded valley in Hout Bay. Wonderful decor inside, fully equipped with everything you might need, including hammock! Small pool set into the hill under the cabin which was very pleasant to use during our stay. Good location only a short drive into Hout Bay. Very quiet and secluded, situated in... more

Management response:

Dear Les, Thank you for your review. We hope we can meet again in the future. Kind Regards Colette more

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