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The Mountain House, Trappieskop

36 reviews
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Private Room
'Peace and tranquility we found on this mountain slope. I enjoyed every evening looking out over the bay. . ' '. . . our days exploring the Cape were more enjoyable knowing once the day was over we could relax in our home with wonderful views from every angle.' 'Elegant & beautiful is your place. We enjoyed the atmosphere you created with it; the spectacular view as well. . . Best place to stay in Cape Town and worth another visit.' The Zen like tranquility and majestic views from The Mountain House provide the most perfect setting for a memorable stay in Cape Town. The Mountain House is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of Cape Town. Nestled against the slopes of Trappieskop Mountain, bordering the Table Mountain National Park, The Mountain House is uniquely designed to t...'Peace and tranquility we found on this mountain slope. I enjoyed every evening looking out over the bay. . ' '. . . our days exploring the Cape were more enjoyable knowing once the day was over we could relax in our home with wonderful views from every angle.' 'Elegant & beautiful is your place. We enjoyed the atmosphere you created with it; the spectacular view as well. . . Best place to stay in Cape Town and worth another visit.' The Zen like tranquility and majestic views from The Mountain House provide the most perfect setting for a memorable stay in Cape Town. The Mountain House is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of Cape Town. Nestled against the slopes of Trappieskop Mountain, bordering the Table Mountain National Park, The Mountain House is uniquely designed to take in the most spectacular views. This home from home offers the best of our rich diversity in fauna and flora while combining access to a wide range of social and extra mural pursuits at your doorstep. 2 to 4 people can be comfortably accommodated: * Main bedroom with queen size bed and fine linen * Ample cupboarding and dressing table * Luxurious en-suite bathroom with large shower and double vanity * A second bedroom with two single beds and its own en-suite is an optional extra and is charged for additionally. Please enquire * The clerestory windows bring views of the mountain behind into the spacious, light filled living area where two custom made daybeds work equally well as two single bed for children * Well equipped kitchenette with fridge, microwave/convection oven, gas hob and state of the art appliances * Glazed sliding, folding doors provide a seamless flow from the living area onto a magnificent balau deck with 360 degree views. * Plasma TV with Mnet and DVD player * Alarm system and small safe * Barbecue/braai facility in private, landscaped indigenous garden * Off-street parking * Separate, private entrance * Underfloor heating * Twice weekly servicing included. Daily servicing can be arranged. * Built with sensitivity towards the environment, The Mountain House boasts a rainwater collection system as well as solar water heating. 5 minutes to: *Clovelly and Fish Hoek beaches *Clovelly Country Club (18 hole par 72) *Kalk Bay Harbour and surrounds *The Silvermine Wetland Walkway 10 minutes to: *Boulders Beach (penguin colony) *Mineral World Scratch Patch *Simonstown *Muizenberg 15 minutes to: * Cape Point * Noordhoek * Imhoff Farm * Kommetjie * Cape Point Ostrich Farm * The Constantia Winelands * Silvermine Nature Reserve 20 to 30 minutes to: * Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens * Hout Bay * Chapman's Peak * Cavendish Mall * V&A Waterfront * Robben Island Ferry * Table Mountain Cable car * City centre 30 to 40 minutes to: * Cape Town International Airport More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2010
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Reviewed December 5, 2016

This is an exceptional self catering unit for 4 people. It is modern and fresh with great access to Kalkbaai, Vishoek, Simons Town, Kommetjie and Cape Point.

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Jan N
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Very restful retreat, in a tranquil environment. On the one side you have the mountain and on the other side is the sea. The deck is a awesome place for a sundowner and there is a nice braai area. The bed and lining were so...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank KatinkaLeeson
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Reviewed February 13, 2016

We spent three weeks in the Mountain House with another couple. A fantastic location for visiting the Cape area with wonderful views over Fish Hoek Bay and the Clovelly golf course. The owners (who live next door) were very helpful, especially when one of our...More

Date of stay: January 2016
1  Thank freda669
Reviewed August 26, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights in August having had a short stay previously in 2013. The location is very convenient, being close to the amenities in Fish Hoek and Kalk Bay. The cottage had everything we needed, and was very comfortable, and Miles and Carin...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank MPG3
Reviewed May 31, 2015

Lovely and responsive hosts but still had total privacy, great views and a convenient location. The house was just the right size for 2 (and could be for more if you were cozy and rented the extra bedroom that is available). The house is facing...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Newzandile
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Stove
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Water Views
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Towels Provided
Private Yard
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Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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Mountain Views
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