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Blackwood Log Cabin

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    The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    The Log Cabin is surrounded by Nature
    Sunset in the lounge
    The mountain views
    The lounge has big glass doors that open up on all sides
    The dining room
    Property description
    Hout Bay
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Natural Surrounds.....The cabin is set in two acres of indigenous garden and forest with rock formations, wild flowers and Koi fish ponds. The natural swimming pool, low slung hammocks and trampoline, make it the perfect natural playground for children.

    Perfect Position......This warm, welcoming home is perfectly positioned for exploring the peninsula and the city. It is only minutes away from the beach, restaurants and cafes. The V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain cable car are 20 minutes away. Constantia Wine lands and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens are less than a 5 minute drive away.

    The Home Itself.......

    The main bedroom has a queen bed and glass sliding doors that lead onto a private covered deck with a hammock. The two large windows look out to the mountains where the sun ri...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (5)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Playground
    • Private Garden
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Trampoline
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The Furnishings....

    The furnishings are organic and textures are of the earth: linen, cottons, sea grass, raffia, sisal, bamboo, knotted leather and sea shells. The organic connection is not limited to the furnishings; the walls and floor are treated with plant oil on the inside and the house uses the African sun as its source of energy.
    Listing #HL233020 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

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

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Winter 1 May 2014 30 Sep 2014 2 nights
    £56
    £56
    £350
    Summer Shoulder 2014 1 Oct 2014 30 Nov 2014 2 nights
    £80
    £80
    £525
    Peak Summer 20 Dec 2014 6 Jan 2015 1 night -- --
    £1,100
    Summer 2015 7 Jan 2015 30 Apr 2015 2 nights
    £95
    £95
    £656
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The rates posted here are a guide only and I am always willing to adjust them based on the circumstances.
  • Property location
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    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Cape Town International Airport: 20.0 km
    DIRECTIONS TO BLACKWOOD LOG CABIN:
    From Cape Town International Airport:
    • Take the N2 to the city centre
    • Once close to the city, take the M3 Muizenberg
    • From the M3, take the M63 to Hout Bay
    • Follow the road, past Kirstenbosch Gardens. Keep on the road: it takes a sharp right after Kirstenbosch
    • Keep on the M63 as it winds through the forest on the mountain
    • Once you reach the roundabout at Constanta Nek, continue on the M63 into Hout Bay
    • From the roundabout, go 1.9km. Turn left into Blackwood Drive (your very first road left) Also signposted Chestnut Drive
    • Blackwood Drive takes a sharp right, then bends left (passing Chestnut Drive to your right), then takes a sharp right again
    • We are the first house on the left, stone pillars black gates, little wooden postbox with number...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.0 km.
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Cees O
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 April 2014 for a stay in February 2014
1
person found this review helpful

This year we stayed in the beautiful cabin for the second time. As said in the title: it was even better, because we stayed there for 2 weeks and that gave us the opportunity to make use of the house as we l like to do, so in the morning do something in the environment of Cape Town, the peninsula...

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Management response:

Dear Cees, Thank you for your kind words about Blackwood Log Cabin. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and will be most happy to have you stay again. All our very best until next time. Kind Regards Colette and Warren. more

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LUpchurch
UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 March 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Lovely wood cabin set high on the side of a wooded valley in Hout Bay. Wonderful decor inside, fully equipped with everything you might need, including hammock! Small pool set into the hill under the cabin which was very pleasant to use during our stay. Good location only a short drive into Hout Bay. Very quiet and secluded, situated in... more

Management response:

Dear Les, Thank you for your review. We hope we can meet again in the future. Kind Regards Colette more

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KeithW900...
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 November 2013 for a stay in September 2013

We were very fortunate to spend a wonderful five days in Blackwood Cabin and can’t recommend it highly enough. The views across the valley are stunning and the location is quiet and peaceful. Colette was a thoughtful and unobtrusive host and the cabin was spotlessly clean and fully equipped with everything we needed – bedding, towels, hand soap and any... more

Management response:

Dear Keith and Neo, Thank you for your generous review - we are pleased you enjoyed your stay at Blackwood Log Cabin. We look forward to your next visit with us and hope it's not too far off. Kind Regards Colette and Warren more

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27 82 2956035
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Listed since : Jun 2012
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within two days
Calendar Updated: 24 days ago
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