Nestled against the mountainside and bordering a nature reserve, Makapa Lodge is situated in Capri Village with a glorious view of the Atlantic Ocean and Chapmans Peak mountain.
Positioned on the Cape Peninsula mid way between the Atlantic and False Bay coasts, we are only a short drive to the beaches at Fish Hoek, Kommetjie, Noordhoek and Simonstown.
Makapa Lodge offers luxury suites and a comfortable self catering chalet.
Our accommodation is in quiet, safe surroundings, only 35 minutes from Cape Town city and the International Airport. We are ideally located for Cape Point Nature Reserve, Boulders Beach with its famous colony of African Penguins, Constantia and other wine routes, Noordhoek art route, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, and many other areas of interest.
Horse riding, bird watching, mountain walks, surfing and golf are all close by.
The luxury suites lead out to the large sparkling pool which is sheltered and solar heated. This lovely outdoor area is wind-protected and is ideally suited for having a gentle swim or relaxing on a lounger after a busy day’s sight-seeing.
The beautiful landscaped garden with its pathways and seating areas, beckons guests to wander through and survey the indigenous plants and local birdlife.
The lodge has secure parking within the fenced property which has access controlled gates.
Our 3 luxury suites have been decorated with beautiful wooden custom designed furniture, each suite having an individual African flavour. These stylish suites comprise of separate lounge, bedroom and ensuite bathroom. Each lounge has comfortable armchairs, coffee table, writing desk, telephone, a well stocked mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities and flat screened TV.
The tastefully furnished bedrooms have double wardrobes, mirrored dressing tables, radio alarm clocks and generous shelf and drawer space.
The roomy bathrooms all have baths with circular shower areas. All suites have two private patio areas enabling one to choose to sit in the shade or the sun at any time of the day.
The "Oakwood Suite" has two separate entrances, the main having seated decking with fabulous views. The large lounge leads into the twin bedded bedroom which has a seated area looking out onto the pool. This second entrance also has a private sheltered patio, ideal for relaxing.
The "Oregon Suite" is entered from it’s private, poolside patio area. The lounge has it’s own fireplace set along one stone-clad wall and leads into the double bedroom. This room has patio doors looking out onto a second private, quiet area, which is shaded on a hot afternoon.
The "Cottonwood Suite" is also entered from a private poolside patio area. The light and airy double aspect lounge leads out to a hallway which takes you to the modern bathroom or pretty bedroom with queen size bed. This room also has a double aspect and it’s patio doors open to a beautiful view of the mountainside.
You enter the "Garden Room" into the double aspect, sunny lounge area from a quaint, rustic patio. This room has that ‘country feel’ with it’s pine furniture, stone and pine walls and ceiling. The king size, or twin beds, sit against an imposing stone wall which runs right through into a luxurious bathroom with stand alone 'slipper' bath and a large walk in shower area. This room is popular with honeymooners!
Away from the main house, the "Nest" is a cosy little log cabin and perfect base for the independent traveler. It is designed for up to two people.
One enters the “Nest” through a covered stoop with log seating area. The patio doors lead into a compact kitchenette with table-top cooker, table and chairs. This area opens to a run of kitchen units and fridge. This in turn opens to the bedroom area with log frame double bed and furniture. There is a separate bathroom with hand shower.
The "Nest" is surrounded by the main garden but also has it’s own separate, private grassed area entered through an arch of trees. A table and chairs are provided, the perfect place for an intimate braai which is also provided.
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Romantic, luxury self-catering accommodation for the care-free holiday maker. Soak up the sun at the sparkling pool. Perfect for family get-togethers and as a base to explore the wonders of the Western Cape.