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Alfie's Cottage

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Somerset West, Western Cape
Alfie's Cottage is a newly renovated one bedroom ensuite cottage on a property bordering the Helderberg Nature Reserve in one of the oldest areas of Somerset West. Ideal for holidaymakers wanting to relax, walk and soak up the magnificent views and countryside whilst being ideally located for the most loved wine farms in Somerset West as well as the many restaurants, beaches, golf courses and shops the area has to offer.

Alfie's Cottage offers the following:

- free wifi
- airconditioning in the lounge and fan in the bedroom
- large lounge and diningroom
- flat screen TV with Ipod docking station, DVD player, radio and hifi system
- fully equipped kitchen with large oven and fridge/ freezer
- queen size bed with percale linen
- ensuite shower room with heated towel rails
- safe
- patio and garden
- barbeque facilities
- secure o...
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Listing #HL325157
About the Owner
Jen N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

We spent a very pleasant and comfortable few days at this property. Jen, the owner was most welcoming and helpful in every way which was much appreciated. She gave us lots of suggestions of where to visit etc. and did her very best to make...More

Thank Cacela1
Proudsaffer, VR Owner at Alfie's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thanks so much Jackie and George. We loved having you staying with us and want to thank you so much for your understanding of our dire water situation. Hopefully by next year we would have had some much needed rain! Please visit us again when...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my extended two month stay at Alfie's cottage. Really a comfortable cottage with beautiful views of the nature reserve. A truly tranquil setting. The hosts, Jen & Charlie are really friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend the cottage.

Thank 1960bt
Proudsaffer, VR Owner at Alfie's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks for the feedback Brian. You were such a relaxed and easy guest we loved having you here to stay.

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Most enjoyable stay. We used to live in the neighbourhood many years ago, so it was sort of being back home. The cottage is very centrally located but a car is essential.

Thank Marc D
Proudsaffer, VR Owner at Alfie's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks Marc and Michele for your review. We loved having you to stay and was so special seeing you relive your memories of the area.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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Here are some directions to Alfie's Cottage:
Take exit 43 onto the R44 (it's the second one after the Ultra city)
Take N2 out of Cape Town
At top of exit go left towards Stellenbosch
Stay in right hand lane
As you come down the bridge you come up to a major intersection (Waterstone shopping centre on your left)
Turn right at intersection into Somerset West main road
At the third robot(I think!) after about 2 or so km from the intersection turn left into Lourensford Road towards Vergelegen
Carry on for about another 2 km and at the roundabout at the Shell garage turn left into Hillcrest road
Carry on up towards the hill, cross the 4 way stop ( nature reserve/reservoir on your right)
We're the first entrance on the left.
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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