Dont miss out on the best kept secret of the West Coast: Velddrif. Stay at the holiday home Quay West, just 40m off the Berg River (2nd row). This brand-new 2 bedroom upmarket self-catering house has opened its doors recently. It is ideal for the discerning traveller to relax and experience quality time in homely atmosphere.
Launch your kayak, enjoy a boat trip, watch the birds in the estuary, taste some fantastic seafood delicacies or just chillhere you can recharge your batteries from the hectic city life.
Just 90 minutes from Cape Town, on the R 27, at the mouth of the Berg River lays the tranquil village Velddrif, the gateway to the Bokkom Republic. The town is situated 2 km upstream from where the Berg River flows into the Atlantic Ocean at St Helena Bay.
It came into existence as a fishing village during the 1800s and early 1900s. Today Velddrif is a hotspot for the tourist with a taste for the simple pleasures of life, the towns appeal being its old world charm and heritage, sincerity of its inhabitants, birdlife, wild flowers and beautiful waterways.
Fishing nearby at Berg River (approx. 90 m to jetty).
Double kayak available at extra charge at Quay West.
From Cape Town/Bay Side Mall Table View:
Take West Coast Road/R27 for approx. 128km, in Velddrif turn left at Voortrekker Rd/R399. After 350m turn 2nd left (AW Stevenstraat), take the 3rd left after 270m. Quay West is the second house on left side.
Take R399 direction Velddrif for approx 58 km. In Velddrif main intersection turn 2nd left (AW Stevenstraat), take the 3rd left after 270m. Quay West is the second house on left side.
Continue on R365 for 5.7km, turn right toward Main Rd/R366. After 15km turn left at Main Rd/R366. take the 1st road right after 300m, take the 1st left after 26.6km. Turn right again after 1 km.
Turn right toward Main Rd after 11.5km. Continue straight onto Main Rd after 13km. Turn left at Voortrekker Rd/R399. After 2 km turn right into AW Stevenstraat. Take the 3rd left after 270m. Quay West is the second house on left side.
The bottom level of the house consists of a guest toilet, an open plan kitchen / dining and lounge area which is leading to an outside patio with braai. Families and friends can enjoy quality time together.
The top level hosts the Master bedroom with Queen Size bed, dressing room and spacious ensuite bathroom with toilet, basin and huge shower/shower panel. It leads to comfortable balcony for sunbathing.
The second bedroom with extra lengths single beds converted into King Size bed also has its own ensuite bathroom with shower. The balcony has limited views onto the Berg River.
The home from home is fully-equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge/freezer, oven and hob, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, hair dryer and safe. Bring your own iPod and connect to the Hi-Fi for entertainment.
A double kayak is available for our guests at little extra charge. Please respect that Quay West is a non-smoker house.