African Violet Guest Suites is an exceptional holiday location where couples or groups of up to twelve can spend long, relaxing days in the sun.
These upmarket, self-catering guest villas can also be used as a comfortable base from which to explore the glories of the Western Cape.
African Violet offers you five luxury self-catering suites in a private, sun-drenched setting, with uninterrupted views of the magnificent Atlantic coastline and surrounding mountains.
All suites are African contemporary in style, with quality beds and linens, fully-equipped kitchens, air-conditioning or fans, a plunge pool with sun-loungers, a barbecue and cabana, DSTV or SATV, wireless internet, safes, fireplaces and heating, and secure off-street parking.
There is a safe in each suite and pool towels are available on request.
All the attractions below are within a 40 minutes drive:
-V&A Waterfront, Robben Island
-Boulders Beach in Simons Town to see the penguins
-Table Mountain Nature Reserve (Cape Point)
-Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
-Stellenbosch Winelands, Constantia Winelands
-Chapmans Peak Drive
-Fish Hoek beach, Noordhoek beach, Kommetjie beach
More to do in the area:
-Cycling, Bird-watching, Camel riding
-Diving, Fishing, Shark cage diving
-Golf, Helicopter rides, Hiking
-Horse riding, Kayaking
-Kite surfing, Wind surfing, Sailing
-Surfing, Theatre, Train trips
-Whale and dolphin watching
From Cape Town International Airport to African Violet at 12 Mauritius Crescent:
latitude 34 8'16.76" S longitude 18 23'10.46"E
Take the (N2) - West in the direction of the City (+/- 12 km).
Follow the left link onto the (M3) (look out for a sign indicating Kirstenbosch).
Continue south along the M3 until the Tee junction at the end of the freeway (+/- 15,7 km)
At this Tee junction, turn right onto the (M42) for a further 1,25 km and then bear left on to the (M64) in the direction of Simonstown / Fish Hoek / Cape Point.
Follow the scenic mountain pass in the direction of Fish Hoek / Cape Point (+/- 10,2 km).
Pass Mc Donalds (on your right) and proceed through a set of traffic lights. At the next set of lights turn right (M65) in the direction of Kommetjie.
Continue till next set of lights and turn left (Capri Drive). Take fifth road to your left (Grand Bahamas Drive), then second road on your right Mauritius Crescent. African Violet is at the top of the hill on the right hand side #12 Mauritius Crescent, Capri, Noordhoek.
Five luxuriously appointed suites in contemporary African style:
The Terrace Suite (private pool) is a one bedroom luxury villa. Sleeps 2. Exotic king bed.
Jacuzzi bath with view of your infinity-pool to the distant horizon on the Atlantic Ocean. Open-plan lounge/kitchen/living area with fireplace. Private pool on balau deck.
Day-bed. Perfect views. DSTV. Wireless internet, safe, heated towel rails, under-tile heating, toiletries.
The Loft Suite is a luxury self-catering apartment that sleeps 2 adults with en-suite bathroom. DSTV, wireless internet. Light drenched living area. The second room, kiddies bunks (sleeps two kiddies or 1 extra adult), has an en suite bathroom. Panoramic views from the living room, main bedroom and bathroom. DSTV. Wifi.
The Courtyard Suite is a luxury self-catering apartment that sleeps two, with en suite walk-in shower. Romantic fire place, well fitted kitchen, DSTV, wireless internet, heated towel rails, under-tile heating, safe, toiletries. View of the Atlantic Ocean from your bed. Private courtyard. Rustic stone steps to enter.
The Garden Suite is a two-bedroom luxury self-catering apartment (sleeps 4) King-sized beds (or twin) each with en-suite shower. Open-plan lounge with leather furniture and fireplace, Bali-style dining table, and glass and chrome dark wood kitchen. The Garden Suite opens onto a private courtyard perfect for entertaining. The second bedroom has a patio overlooking the garden and valley. The suite hosts a kitchen and a second kitchenette. DSTV, SABC TV, wireless internet, heated towel rails, under-tile heating, safe, toiletries.
The Garden Studio is a one room apartment that offers a king bed and en-suite bathroom with glass-enclosed shower. Kitchenette, SATV, wireless internet, safe, toiletries. Use of communal pool and cabana. Rustic stone steps to enter.
The Design Suite (private pool) is a two bedroom luxury villa. Main bedroom, (sleeps 2) exotic king bed. Bath with view of your infinity-pool to the distant horizon on the Atlantic Ocean. Second bedroom, Beach-style dcor (sleeps 2) king bed, en suite shower. Open-plan lounge/kitchen/living area. Private pool on balau deck. Day-bed. Perfect views. DSTV and SATV. Wireless internet, safe, heated towel rails, under-tile heating, toiletries.
The Design Studio is a bachelor apartment with fresh beach-style dcor, offers king bed (sleeps 2) percale linen with en-suite shower. Kitchenette. SATV. Use of garden, pool, sun beds and cabana.