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  • Accommodation Type: Guesthouse, Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast
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Welcome to the jewel of Somerset West, and the stylish comfort of Stellendal Guest House situated on the Cape Wine route.

This 80-year-old Cape-Dutch style house has been lovingly refurbished with a touch so sure that the air of serenity remains virtually undisturbed.

Garden greenery, secluded nooks under burgeoning oak trees, and an idyllic pool create a haven of peace amidst the bustle of daily life, where you have time to tune into the song of birds, the croaking of frogs.

Enjoy breakfast with a wide selection of fresh fruits, yoghurts, cereals, oven baked assortment of breads, cheeses and cold meats and a variety of fresh juices.

Stellendal is conveniently situated on the fringes of the Somerset West business hub, so guests are within walking distance of shops and a
cosmopolitan buzz of restaurants.

The town is central for the wine route and for beaches 10 minutes to Strand, 15 minutes to Gordons Bay and historic Stellenbosch is a mere 20-minute drive away.

For the more energetic, cycle tours can be arranged, as well as hikes in the nearby Hottentots Holland Mountains. A minimum of 5-6 guests is
required for each.

Facilities and services
* Secluded areas for alfresco entertaining
* Car rental directly from Stellendal Guesthouse against flexible and favourable conditions
* Braai area
* Dinner available on request
* Secure off-road parking
* Swimming pool
* Spacious gardens
* Optional cycling tours, under Pauls direction. Ask for further information
* Optional day-long hikes, from easy to more advanced, under direction of Marjolein. Ask for further information
* Airport pick-up and drop off

The 8 en-suite double bedrooms offer guests a taste of Africa, the Bushman room and the Ndebele room, for instance:
* 7 double rooms en suite (with shower)
* 3 cottages en suite (bath and shower), with well-equipped kitchen and dining area
* 1 double room en suite (shower) with private veranda.

The accent is on simplicity and comfort; so, for example, the beds are extra-long, and low-level heating keeps the indoor temperature pleasant.

Gleaming wood, padded sofas and a large fireplace accentuate the elegance of the lounge/dining room. Here guests can gather for a drink, or if they wish enjoy a home-prepared dinner.

The three cottages offer all the conveniences the traveller needs for a comfortable stay, and children can also be accommodated.

Stellendal Guest House is also an extremely good venue to rent fully. Small enough for a relaxed atmosphere but big enough for a professional approach. For weddings, private business meetings but also family meetings Stellendal Guest House offers the perfect venue.

Health and Climate:
Summer temperatures in December to February range from around 15 to 27 degrees Celsius (60 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit), whilst in the winter months of June to August average temperatures are between 7 to 20 degrees Celsius (45 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit).

Rainfall is moderate throughout the year and there are refreshing sea breezes which can sometimes turn a little bracing during the winter.
Cancellation Policy:
>45 days: Full Refund
>30 days: 50% Refund
>14 days: 25% Refund
<14 days: No Refund
Facilities & Services available:
Wine Tasting
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Dining room
Fireplace on the Premises
Parking (off-street - covered)
Hiking / Walking Trails
Swimming Pool

Stellendal Guest House is a Guesthouse, Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast in Somerset West Western Cape South Africa

From Cape Town / Airport:
Once you leave the airport take a left turn at the sign Somerset West.
After 32 kilometres you leave the highway at exit 43 (Helderberg/Boulevard avenue). You turn left at the traffic lights.
After 1 kilometre you turn right at the traffic lights into Mainroad.
The Stellendal Guest House is after approximately 3km situated on your right hand side on Mainroad 169 just before you are entering the shopping street (a u-turn at the traffic lights is required).

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Rooms and Units Available at Stellendal Guest House

Luxury Room En-Suite
Amount of similar units: 4
Sleeps 2 Adults

Self contained cottage room en suite (Incl. Breakfast)
Sleeps 3 Adults

Self contained cottage (Incl. Breakfast)
High season
Sleeps 3 Adults

Standard Room En-Suite
Amount of similar units: 4
Sleeps 2 Adults

Latest Reviews
I would love to have my own kettle and bar fridge in the room. Excellent otherwise.
M van Zyl Oct 2008
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