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Cape Town
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

When we arrived we were met by Wiseman, the caretaker, who was professional and efficient from booking in to checking out. We stayed in Romantica. It was a clean and well appointed self-catering cottage. It had most of the mod-cons one needs such as a microwave, DSTV, and even a dishwasher. But no aircon and strangely no fan. It was...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice cottage. Well equipped, very comfortable and generally lovely experience. Pet friendly. Easy access to the beach and the strandloper hotel. Lovely and very comfortable overall. TV, heaters and generally everything you need.

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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

The wonderful studio cottage (Romantica) offers a great accommodation experience, with modern fittings and appliances, whilst keeping it's authentic Paternoster feeling. We were pleasantly and enthusiastically welcomed on our arrival thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

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Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the cottage collection last week and it was absolutely amazing. Both Cornelia and Wiseman were incredibly professionals and helpful and gave us such a warm welcome. The cottage is very comfortable and the rooms are elegant and modern. We had beautiful afternoon sun in the rooms and it was a lovely place to rest and relax. Definitely...

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Quaint modern and clean cottage with all amenities within walking distance of the beach. Very peaceful location and warm welcome by Cornelia who gave us lots of useful info about the town.Lovely fishing village boasting many excellent restaurants.Great access to west coast reserve to view flowers during August /September season.

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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Our house was very spacious and comfortable. Right behind the house was the parking lot. WLAN was not available. Once we entered the house, something "smelly" was in the air. Something between fish and dog. Our complaint about that was handled in a good way. The manager offered a few options to our complete satisfaction.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed July 14, 2016

An amazing weekend in an amazing place. The cottage was sublime, and clean and cosy. We had a wonderful time in the African Daisy cottage. We had to buy our own firewood, but it was still a great and snug place to stay.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We arrived to a friendly welcome from Wiseman. We stayed in African Daisy cottage which was one road back from the beach. The cottage had everything we needed and was very comfortable. Location was good and easy walk into town or down to the beach. Would go back there sometime!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed June 12, 2016

We were welcomed by Wiseman with a super friendly smile and an efficient run-through of the cottage. We had a comfortable cosy stay. The cottage was extremely clean with crispy fresh linen and bathroom accessories. Minutes walk away from the beach, a path opposite the cottage takes you straight there! Minutes walk from delicious restaurants and shops. It was a...

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Kleinmond
Reviewed June 9, 2016

We absolutely loved our stay at the Romantica cottage! Very clean, neat and modern open plan designed cottages ideal fot self catering. We were very impressed with Wiseman, he is a great host that made us feel very welcome. We will most certainly be back in the near future!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cottage Collection is a small, hand picked portfolio of self catering holiday accommodation in the quaint fishing village of Paternoster on South Africa’s West Coast. We put together the very best holiday cottages available in Paternoster. All our cottages are graded 4 star by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa. Our portfolio is suited to all parties; so whether you are a couple, a family spending a special holiday together or a group of friends or colleagues looking for that special hide-away, we will certainly meet your stay requirements with our numerous options available. Paternoster possesses a special kind of magic, one which every visitor feels but few can define. Its down-to-earth coastal lifestyle and centuries-old traditions are the soul of this working fisherman’s village. Coming to Paternoster reminds you of the truly important things in life. It’s like coming home to yourself, where you find that special place to exhale, heal and rejuvenate. We have been inspired by this simple magic. Each cottage in our collection offers modern, cleanly-defined accommodation with authentic West Coast architectural design and its own distinctive character, contributing to the kind of relaxation that leaves our guests knowing they made the right choice. We want you to experience an unforgettable coastal experience for maximum pleasure and minimum fuss in a tranquil atmosphere. All cottages have beautiful bedrooms and bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens and quality linen and towels. Each cottage has its own patio and braai facility, DSTV (Hotel DSTV package, including sports channel, kykNET, MNET, Movie Channel, BBC, Disney and National Geographic Channel). Embrace the authentic West Coast lifestyle and make the most of it. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cottage Collection

Address: Mosselbank Street, Paternoster 7381, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Paternoster
Price Range: $65 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Close to the beach, but no specific views of the ocean. Very nice regardless.”
 of 5 bubbles gustavdenecker, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“This is a cottage fit for two, with excellent features.”
 of 5 bubbles paigesmith1982, Jun 12, 2016 | Read review
“1 street away from beach”
 of 5 bubbles 331YvetteR, May 3, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lilly's and it was beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles DianneR134, May 2, 2016 | Read review
“perfect for families with kids (and dogs!)”
 of 5 bubbles Kristinaschoppe, Mar 28, 2016 | Read review
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