The Art Gallery Guest House – Thandekayo is situated in the quaint seaside village of Hout Bay, on the Atlantic seaboard of the Western Cape of South Africa.
The Republic of Hout bay, as it is affectionately referred to by its residents, is a scenic twenty minute drive from Cape Town and only ten minutes from the magnificent Kirstenbosch Gardens.
The guest house is located at the start of the garden and wine route, on the foothills of the amphitheater that guard the town in secure and scenic surrounds.
From the balcony of the gallery guesthouse one enjoys a view over both the bay and mountains in this breath taking area of Southern Africa. Thandekayo meaning “warm welcome” in Zulu offers 4 star luxury accommodation with five stylish African designed rooms, all en-suite.
Photographs of Martin Osner and Koos van der Lende, two of South Africa`s fine photographic artists are on exhibition throughout the guest house.
You are invited to enjoy a unique stay where African hospitality, art, wine and relaxation are the order of the day, in a seaside village that boasts immense beauty and character.
Other facilities at the Thandekayo Guesthouse:
Four stylish rooms with queen size beds
One loft room with twin beds
En-suite bathrooms in all rooms
Private patio or terrace
TV, DVD, Fan, Heater & Safe in Suites
Daily cleaning service
Credit card facility
Airport transfers available at additional cost
Off street secure parking
Comfortable guest lounge
Computer (internet facilities)
Wheel chair friendly environment
Located close to the village, restaurants, harbour and beaches
Facilities & Services:
- Honeymoon Couples
- Airport Shuttle Service
- Laundry Service
- Ironing Service
- Limited Room Service
- Special Meals on Request
- Self-Braai / Barbecue
- Dining room
- Bar on the Premises
- Internet Access
- Tourism Information Desk
- Parking (open and off-street)
- Parking (off-street - open)
- Parking (off-street - covered)
- Swimming Pool
- Communal Satellite TV
- DVD and/or VCR
Rooms:Strelitzia room (honeymoon suite):
Situated on the ground floor with doors opening to secluded pool area. Relax in a nice stone bath and light the candles for a romantic stay.
Queen size bed
Arum Lily room:
This room, with private spacious balcony, offers stunning views overlooking the Mountains (from the back of Table Mountain up to Chapmans’ Peak) and the Bay of Hout Bay.
Queen size bed (extra length).
Is it the four postered bed, the sound of running water or the beautiful Mountain and Garden view what makes this room so extra relaxing?
Queen size bed (extra length).
Take a relaxing bath in this fancy free standing bath and overlook the Garden and the beautiful Mountains of Hout Bay. Or enjoy its beauty from your private wooden deck.
This cozy room on the first floor of the Guest House, offers you stunning views overlooking the Mountains (Chapmans’ Peak) and the Bay of Hout Bay.
Private balcony with stunning views of the bay and valley.
Attached to the private house, but with its own private entrance and little terrace outside, is this cozy, comfortable room.
Queen size bed.
Under floor heating.
Art Gallery Guest House Thandekayo Activities:
When you’ve seen all that Hout Bay has to offer, why not explore the surrounding beauty spots and attractions, since Hout Bay is very central and at the beginning of the Wine- and Gardenroute.
10 minutes drive:
-KirstenBosch Botanical Gardens
-Camps Bay (beaches)
-Chapman’s Peak drive
20 minutes drive:
-Cape Town centre (attractions)
30 minutes drive:
Art Gallery Guest House Thandekayo Map:
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