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View from apartment: Left for Table Mountain, Right for Robben Island
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
27 reviews
View from apartment: Left for Table Mountain, Right for Robben Island
The sun sets in front of the balcony, over Robben Island. Photo taken from balcony May '10
Wake up to the Blouberg Beachfront
Sunlight floods the apartment all afternoon
Master bedroom
Dining space for 6
Lounge area
Lounge area
The evening view whilst enjoying a cocktail!
Portico
Fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher.
The dining area
Cape Town Waterfront
Historical Robben Island
Kirstenbosch botanical gardens
Penguins playing at Boulder beach
The sun setting over Robben Island whilst sat on the balcony
This was the sunset from the Balcony on 1 June 2010
The Wine Routes are with easy reach
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Western Cape
Now with wifi.
The first thing you notice with this apartment is the View: Table Mountain, Robben Island - all from the sunny balcony. The apartment is one of the only truly beach front complexes in Blouberg.15 minutes to Cape Town and the waterfront, and the same distance the other way to numerous wine farms.
The apartment is at the very highest end of the market, furnished to 5 star standards, with secure underground parking and every mod-con you will need to make your stay in Blouberg an exciting and memorable one.You can enjoy your sundowners from the balcony which overlooks the golden sands of Blouberg Beach with views of Table Mountain and Robben Island.
THE VIEWS REALLY ARE BREATHTAKING.Flights from the UK generally arrive early in the morning. If there is no booking staying overnight on the day of your arrival, the apartment will...
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About the Owner, Mr R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 89 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Aug 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL48722
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 27 reviews
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London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015 for a stay in December 2015

Great location and incredible views - especially at sunset. 20/25 minutes drive to V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain and situated within walking distance of numerous excellent bars and restaurants. Parts of the decor and some of the equipment is looking a bit tired (kitchen drawers were broken, the bedroom carpet was stained and lights in the fridge and extractor fan weren't working). Some of the cupboards and drawers looked as if they hadn't been emptied...

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Management response:

Hi Guys It was a pleasure to have you stay and thanks so much for the feedback. I assure you I'll address all these points immediately, as occasionally a few areas slip through the cracks. My wife and I pride ourselves on people having an awesome stay - and feedback like this helps us to maintain that standard. Thanks again,...

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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Location, location, location. Stunning views, beautiful clean apartment, beautifully decorated, secure block, restaurants, bars, coffee shops within walking distance and 20 min away from the city Centre. Robin was the perfect landlord, so helpful, nothing was too much trouble. I definitely will stay there again.

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Simon H
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

This was the most modern, clean and tidy s/c accomodation we have stayed in around the world and the location was everything we we're promised! The views from the balcony to Table Mountain are a great way to start the day and sunset in January is spectacular on the horizon out to sea. Plenty of good restaurants and friendly local bars within walking distance of the apartment, and if you hire a car Cape Town...

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Abigail H
Red Lodge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

This property was exactly as advertised and previously reviewed. Zero issues with it- perfect location, perfect home away from home, love the views , the local restaurants, bars , shops and amenities. Near and easy access to Cape Town but far enough away to feel soo relaxed! Cannot praise Robin enough ! He was so helpful before , during and after our stay with every little question and I had many !! We could have...

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johnB2911
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

Great apartment just outside Cape Town on the Western Seaboard. Easy to get into the city. Safe and secure parking. The apartment is large for two and is well equiped. Good restaurants and cafe bars around.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The apartment has been recently furnished by an interior designer, and would suit singles, a couple, or a couple with a child (Child sleeping facilities available).
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
$87
£70
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Dec 1, 2016 -
Mar 31, 2017
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3 nights
$87
£70
$561
£450
Apr 1, 2017 -
Apr 30, 2017
Default
3 nights
$81
£65
$561
£450
May 1, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
Default
3 nights
$75
£60
$499
£400
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
For longer stays, we offer generous discounts, so please get in touch!!!

We can accept payments by cheque or bank transfer in GBP or South African Rand, or via paypal in most currencies.
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About the neighborhood
Portico is located on the beachfront of Blouberg, approximately 15 minutes from Cape Town centre, and 30 minutes from Cape Town International Airport. The Durbanville Wine Route starts just fifteen minutes away, and further a field, the Stellenbosch and Paarl Wine Routes can be reached in 40 minutes. <BR><BR>Closer to home, there are bars and restaurants alongside the apartment, whilst cinemas, a large shopping complex and banks are within 5 minutes by car. One of the largest and most luxurious shopping malls can be found 10 minutes away at Canal Walk (the largest Mall in Africa), as can Ratanga Junction, a themed entertainment park. The Grand West Casino is 15 minutes drive away, and if you are feeling active, there are 2 gyms (Virgin Active and Planet Fitness just round the c... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International: 12.4 mi
Many airlines fly to Cape Town direct from the UK, and all the major car hire companies have rental stations at the airport. The apartment is an easy 20-25 minute drive from Cape Town international airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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