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On the Bay Retreat House

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Gordon's Bay, Western Cape
A newly renovated, bright, sunny 3 bedroom house including 2 loft areas all with superb views of False Bay and the Helderberg Mountains. Open plan living with views of the bay from the kitchen through to the patio with a built in BBQ. The house has a double garage. It is a short walk to the beach, as well as great restaurants to enjoy freshly caught seafood. An amazing house to relax and unwind and enjoy. The property is located within 40km from Cape Town International Airport.

This is a 3 bedroom house, however, the back loft area can be used for sleeping and comfortably fits a fold out couch. The front loft is also a fun space to relax and also can fit 2 airbeds or mattresses for extra people. This would be an ideal house for families over the holiday periods.

The Master bedroom has a king size bed and its very own private walk in dre...
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Listing #HL8819988
About the Owner
Mackenzie B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
Interaction with guests
I usually reside on the property so I will be able to hand over the keys and available if any queries during your stay.
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

We recently escaped the city for a family getaway to the quaint seaside village of Gordon’s Bay. We stayed at On The Bay Retreat a beautifully decorated self-catering property, consisting of two residences, overlooking False Bay. We stayed in the 3 bedroom house, which is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Fiona R
FellowTraveler727726, VR Owner at On the Bay Retreat House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you Fiona for your wonderful review! You are welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 16 August 2018

We absolutely LOVED our weekend stay at On The Bay! If you're looking for a beach holiday in a stunning location with breathtaking ocean and mountain views, then look no further then On The Bay! I have been fortunate to stay in many beautiful locations...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Nadz5150
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Thank you Nadine for your wonderful review! It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your family stay. You are welcome back anytime!

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of staying for a week at the beautiful On The Bay Retreat. The house was immaculate, the view stunning and our host was very welcoming and helpful. We would highly recommend a stay, loved it so much we will definitely be...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Cauley C
Management response:Responded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your review. It was great to have you stay!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (2)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The house is suitable for children. However parental supervision is requested while climbing the inside ladder to loft. Smoking is only permitted outside the house Not suitable...
    2 Unknown types
    2 Fulls
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Gordon's Bay is located in a fabulous part of the Western Cape and boast a Blue Flag beach, Bikini Beach and restaurants where you can eat freshly caught seafood. Hermanus is approximately an hours drive around the coast where you can experience whale watching. The are also many exceptional wine estates to visit to taste some fantastic wine South Africa has to offer. World renowned Stellenbosch is 30km away. Cape Town centre is also an hours drive away and has so much to experience. Take a hike or cable car up Table Mountain, wander around the beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical gardens, or take a trip to Nelson Mandela’s Robben Island and top it off by shopping and dining at the V&A Waterfront.
Getting around
Getting around Gordon's Bay is very easy. There is a local supermarket and bottle store (Spar) within walking distance (1.3km) as well as a number of restaurants (400m) to enjoy freshly caught seafood. The beach is 70 metres from the house.

A car is not needed if you plan to relax and enjoy the beach side. There is everything you need within walking distance. However, if you wish to explore the winelands and Cape Town centre at your own pace a car is recommended.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International Airport : 40.0 km
Gordon's Bay is a wonderful seaside village within 60km from Cape Town city and 40km from Cape Town International Airport. To reach Gordon's Bay by car you will take the motorway N2 from Cape Town International Airport right through to Sir Lowry's Pass junction. Alternatively there is the Gordon's Bay Shuttle service which costs R350 one way from the airport to the property.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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