Guest house | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
For the discerning Self Caterer or Holiday maker ....If you like style and space, Rose Cottage - a luxurious "home away from home" is your best choice.
This historic area with one of the oldest buildings (1903) has been renovated and upgraded to make your holiday unforgettable. In the private garden, you can enjoy a Pizza oven, BBQ area with tiled counter-bar, complimented by two huge old trees (American Ash and Camphor Tree). Next to your braai area and the teak patio furniture (big table and 6 comfortable chairs) you will find the best (**** four star) – "cool" up market place in Montagu. (Cozy fireplace in winter). A large lush rose garden with full mountain views let your experience a relaxing family break or you enjoy a really good time with your friends on this tranquil estate.
In the most peaceful surroundings, this stylish quality decorated home- which sleeps 2 to 6 people has 3 large bedrooms (2 Queen size beds, 2 single beds) with 2 big bathrooms en-suite. The modern gourmet kitchen (granite top) is fully equipped with a big fridge/freezer, microwave, stove electric/gas, oven, kettle, toaster, pots, plates & cutlery and tea/coffee making facilities. Bar area and open plan large dining table for 6 people lead into the comfortable lounge, which has a big TV with DVD player and DSTV (bring own decoder). All fine bed linen & big bath towels, soap, hair dryers are supplied. Safe walking and off-road secure parking makes this a perfect getaway for a mature family or friends looking to capture the essence of Montagu. Rose Cottage is in walking distance to Pad Stall, shops, post office, museum, tourist office, stores, Saturday market and restaurants and to most of Montagu's popular and easy accessible tourism venues.
Situated in the heart of town, at the Leidam, you will find a large variety of indigenous birds, (18 species using it as a breeding ground and more than 52 visiting species identified.) Please don't forget your camera!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Arniston, or L'Agulhas 160 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cape Town 180 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The Western Cape region
Situated in the best part of Town and surrounded by the beautiful Langeberg mountains... enjoy a stroll to "Lovers Walk" or the safe historic walks in Montagu.
Your “home away from home” is conveniently situated in walking distance to all amenities, close to the nearby wine farms, Avalon Hot Springs and majestic mountain walks, to Pad Stall, shops, post office, tourist office, stores, weekly market and restaurants and to most of Montagu's most popular and easy accessible tourism venues. It makes this a perfect getaway for a mature family or friends looking to capture the essence of Montagu.
Make Montagu your base to see the Cape Hinterland. A special day = Montagu-Robertson-Worcester-Tulbagh-Montagu or the magnificent Tradouws Pass with its pools and waterfalls: Montagu -Swellendam-Zuurbraak-Barrydale-Montagu or drive the Robertson Wine Route - Montagu - Robertson – Bonnievale- Montagu and do the world famous tractor ride to she summit of the Langeberg . At 12h00, be at the Burger's Farm for a traditional "potjiekos" lunch. Montagu-Burger's Pass – Montagu and enjoy the drive through Bonnievale and Stormsvlei to Bredasdorp, visit the fascinating Shipwreck Museum. A visit to the nearby little mission station of Elim with its Moravian church and picturesque cottages is a must. The entire village is a National Monument and nobody may live there unless a member of the church. The old watermill (1833), the largest wooden water mill in SA was renovated in 1990 and is in use again to grind wheat. Montagu-Bonnievale-Bredasdorp-Elim-L'Agulhas-Hermanus-Montagu or enjoy the Wacky Wine Festival in June or other Wine Festivals. Other things to do:
• Golfing at any of three excellent golf courses nearby,
• Sport i.e. squash, tennis, rock climbing, fishing, horse riding etc.
• The Hot Mineral Springs situated 2.7 km from the hotel offers outdoor warm swimming pools with a constant temperature of 43°C. Relax in the pools with its "healing powers".
• Walking trails for the nature lover varying from 2.4 km to 15.6 km through the beautiful kloofs of the surrounding mountains.
• 4x4 Routes - the Waboomsberg and Witkwas for the adventurer.
• Breede River Goose Boat Trips for a few hours of complete relaxation cruising on the river www.viljoensdrift.co.za
• Visit Montagu Guano caves, only 10 km out of town
• Attend the village market, every Saturday and public holiday
• Historical walk, a popular and informative tour revealing a unique blend of rural and urban architecture, restored houses and national monuments.
• Nature Garden: widest variety of vygies in South Africa!
• African Game Lodge ½ hour drive from Montagu visit the cheetah awareness program http://www.africangamelodge.co.za/
• Bird Tree: Situated in the heart of town, at the Leidam, you will find a large variety of indigenous birds, (18 species using it as a breeding ground and more than 52 visiting species identified.)
• Go climbing and visit • http://www.montaguclimbing.com/
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