From the second we arrived at the address we knew this place was special (not to mention the incredibly warm welcome from Petra & Constantine). The Shelter is their home - and you feel it - so all amenities are in place and every detail has been considered and catered for. These people have style!
The house is wonderfully laid out on two levels; kitchen and bathroom on top, bedroom and living area below. The living area has panoramic views of the city afforded by the enormous windows that can be opened wholly. Petra & Constantine supplied a travel bed for our two year old which was fantastic and our bed was extremely comfortable.
The garden is amazing, with wonderfully green grass and a truly inspiring, unobstructed view of the city and surrounding landscape. It also has an outdoor grill, table, chairs, hammock and chandelier(!). Very cosy indeed! On the lower garden terrace grow a variety of vegetables that we used in our cooking. The best tomatoes... more