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Bay Leaf Cottage

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5.0 of 5 bubbles
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5 reviews
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Bay Leaf Cottage - view from street
Lounge 1
Dining Corner
Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom - dressing table
Second Bedroom
Second Bed
Dressing Table Second  Bedroom
Passage
Kitchen
Fully equiped kitchen
Bathroom
Door
Courtyard
Bay Leaf
Front Door
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Observatory, Western Cape
Bay Leaf Cottage is located in the trendy suburb of Observatory, Cape Town. ”Obs”, as it is known to residents, is renowned for it's Victorian architecture, eateries, pubs, shops, theatres and clubs on the popular Lower Main Road strip and is well located with quick and easy access to the tourist attractions of Cape Town.

Equipped with a bathroom with cast iron Victorian bath and shower (in addition to the hot and cold shower in the private courtyard). The private courtyard has barbecue/braai facilities and a comfortable table and chairs for outdoor dining. Off-street parking is provided behind an automated gate for a medium sized car.

Other amenities that are close by include the University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital, Rhodes Memorial, Newlands cricket and rugby stadiums and the world famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens...
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About the Owner, Gwen F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL237663
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Alicia A
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

What an absolutely amazing place to stay. Very clean and comfortable with everything you need and ever wanted to make your stay perfect. Gwenni the owner and her partner Wayne really go to the extremes to make this place awesomely good. We've been to a few places in Cape Town before but nothing as amazing as this. Clean as a...

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20 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Bay Leaf Cottage is a great base for a stay in Cape Town. Situated in Irwell Street in the suburb of Observatory, the house comprises two comfortable rooms, a well kitted out kitchen, comfortable living room, and bathroom. The street is very quiet, and the house is very secure. The owners, Gwen and Wayne, are only next door, and are...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2012 for a stay in November 2012

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$87
£70
$524
£420
Feb 1, 2017 -
Nov 30, 2017
Summer Peak Dec - Jan
3 nights
$87
£70
$524
£420
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Minimum stay : 3 nights. Guests will receive special rates for longer stays.
Check in time: 14h00
Check out time: 10h00
Different check in and check out times by arrangement with your host.
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International: 9.3 mi
Railway: Observatory: 0.6 mi
Ferry: Cape Town: 4.3 mi
Only a 10 minute drive from Cape Town International Airport. We are able to arrange a shuttle to transport you directly between the airport and the cottage. Also, taxis are always available. Very centrally located, close to the University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital, shops and restaurants within walking distance. Local transport bus/train within a 5 minute walk.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.3 mi.
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