Sandown Lodge is a charming 19th century Georgian house, centrally situated in picturesque surroundings opposite Rondebosch Park. Its...
Sandown Lodge is a charming 19th century Georgian house, centrally situated in picturesque surroundings opposite Rondebosch Park. Its central location makes it an ideal base for business persons, academics and holiday makers.
Newlands Cricket Ground and Newlands Rugby Stadium are within walking distance, as is the University of Cape Town. The shuttle bus to and from UCT has a pick up point outside the Lodge. Shops, restaurants, a pharmacy and public transport facilities are all within easy walking distance. For the holiday maker, popular tourist attractions including Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cavendish Square, and the Baxter Theatre are a mere 10 minutes drive away. Cape Town International Airport, the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Table Mountain and Robben Island are easily accessible and about a 15 minutes drive away. The beaches and a number of top wine estates are a 20 to 30 minutes drive away. For business persons and academics, Groote Schuur Hospital, the centre of town and the International Convention Centre are 10 to 15 minutes drive away.
Accommodation is offered in three light, spacious and well appointed double suites, each with own en-suite bathroom. Two of the suites are ideal for longer stays, as they consist of a double bedroom, en-suite bathroom, lounge area and a kitchenette. The kitchenettes contain a microwave oven, a two plate stove, fridge, kettle, toaster and all cutlery and crockery to ensure convenience.
All the suites have their own private, separate entrance with secure off street parking. The suites have access to a pretty and secluded garden area which is dominated by a beautiful 180 year old oak tree. The shade from the tree and the entertainment from the numerous squirrels scurrying for acorns, make it a peaceful setting for early morning breakfast or afternoon tea. All three suites are equipped with satellite TV and have access to Wireless Internet. Two additional guests can be accommodated within the larger self-catering suites if required.