Riverside Cottages
The Riverside Cottages are situated in the upmarket leafy suburb of Constantia in Cape Town. Constantia is one of the original areas of Cape Town with the original wine producing areas. Our house with the 2 cottages behind is located on the prestigious area next to the green belt. For Guests wanting to have a stroll it is just a matter of going out of the gate and you are on the green belt. The cottages are a couple of minutes from the upmarket shopping centre of Constantia Village.

The city centre and V&A waterfront is just 15 to 20 minutes away. Guests can come and go as they please and parking can be just outside you cottage. The cottage is on one level without steps. There is an outside patio for each cottage. Cottage 1 looks out onto a fenced off garden with views to the back of table mountain. In the garden there is a stream (Provided there has been enough winter rain) next to the stream there is another shared seating area. Cottage 2 has a courtyard connected to the fenced garden area.

Riverside Cottages Accommodation:
Rated as highly recommended by the AA (equivalent to about 4 stars UK). Each cottage has either a double bed (Cottage 1) or (Cottage 2) has a double or twin bed. There is an en suite bathroom with shower and toilet. The kitchenette has simple items for self-catering, including a fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, etc. As food is readily available in many restaurants nearby most people find it more convenient to eat out. There is a table and chairs for working or meals. The comfy sofas are next to a flat screen TV. There is an air-conditioner in each cottage.
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  • Riverside Cottages - Inside Cottage 2
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 2
  • Riverside Cottages - Ensuite cottage 2
  • Riverside Cottages - Fenced garden for guests
  • Riverside Cottages - Stream in Garden
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 2 sleeping and sitting area
  • Riverside Cottages - Part of Patio for Cottage 1
  • Riverside Cottages - Boulders beach
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 1 shower room
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 2 tourist information.
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 1 Patio
  • Riverside Cottages - Cottage 2 courtyard

Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Elderly
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • English
  • Other Language

Riverside Cottages Activities:

The beautiful scenery is visible form all over Cape Town. Constantia has a wine route and many wonderful places to visit. There are many leaflets in the cottages for you to choose the activity which you would like to follow.

Riverside Cottages Map:

Clothing & Accessories:

The weather in Cape Town can be changeable. Winter has cool evenings/nights (can be down to 6 degrees C and usually warm days (can be up to 25 degrees C). Summer gets a bit warmer and into the 30s but normally in the 20s.

Health & Climate:

Best to see the climate on the internet if you want to follow the daily temperatures. Cape Town is a malaria free area.

Other Accommodation near Riverside Cottages:

Accommodation options within 8km from Riverside Cottages include:

Constantia Woods

Constantia Woods

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Constantia Woods is a portfolio of three unique guest house properties (b&b and selfcatering) situated in the leafy heart of the world-renowned Constantia Valley near Cape Town. Unwind in the glorious surroundings of this tranquil estate.

Barbarosa Country Villa

Barbarosa Country Villa

This executive country villa is situated in a quiet dead end street and adjoins a river greenbelt in the Barbarossa region of Constantia. The villa is serviced and fully equipped for self-catering.



At Riverlea we offer supreme comfort, elegance and dedicated personal attention. Situated in a quiet area bordering the Constantia greenbelt.

From: R365.00
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Constantia Garden suites

Constantia Garden suites

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Constantia Garden Suites offers the ultimate in luxurious 4 Star self catering accommodation. Suitable for two adults. The Poolside Apartment offers exclusive use of private garden, full length salt water pool, pool deck for sundowners, etc.

Little House

Little House

Within 4 kilometres from the Groot Constantia Wine Estate, Little House is located in lush suburb of Constantia. The guest house is comprised of 3 units. There is a self-catering apartment which features a terrace and offers views of the mountain.