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About Suikerbossie @ Riebeek-Kasteel

Suikerbossie @ Riebeek-Kasteel is situated in the stunning Swartland wine district of the Western Cape, Suikerbossie is a gorgeous newly-renovated four-bedroomed house accommodating up to eight people in the heart of Riebeek-Kasteel. This delightful area is known for its olives and famous wine farms.

Suikerbossie is centrally located on the corner of Skool and Van Riebeeck Streets. The house is a mere stone’s throw from world-class restaurants, pubs, shops and the renowned wine and olive boutiques of this unspoilt and charming village. Well-known Kloovenburg and Allesverloren are a scenic five minutes’ drive away and offer wine tastings and sales of their signature vintage wines.

The accommodation at Suikerbossie is luxurious and has been designed with your every comfort in mind. Quirky Cape decorator, Salomé Gunter, was given carte blanche to design Suikerbossie’s beautiful interior and she did it with her usual style.

The house can accommodate up to eight guests. Each uniquely decorated bedroom invites you to snuggle up with 200 thread count designer linen, and has its own en-suite bathroom. Bedroom one has a double bed and Victorian bath, bedroom two with two single beds and shower, bedroom three with a double bed and shower and bedroom four with a double bed, bath and shower.

All the bedrooms and the living room open out on to an old-fashioned stoep - ideal for chilling out on hot days. For maximum comfort during the long, hot summer, each bedroom has a colonial paddle fan above the bed. Or chill out by having a dip in our cool splash pool and enjoy the shady stoep.

In winter you’ll remain cosy and snug, as each en-suite bathroom has underfloor heating. The central fireplace in the lounge keeps the whole house warm and toasty. Suikerbossie boasts a fully-equipped, modern kitchen, including a gorgeous lime green Smeg fridge, stainless steel kitchen surfaces, and with all the necessary crockery, cutlery, pots, pans and utensils for self-catering.

The comfortable sitting room with a colonial paddle fan and dining room with a lovely traditional dining table are open plan to the kitchen and create the ideal environment for total relaxation. Another fabulous chill-out area, with a wooden dining table and seating for eight people, is situated under the cool pergola near the pool.

The wrap-around farm stoep is reminiscent of the 1920’s and is the perfect spot to watch village life go by, it goes without saying that you’ll be sipping a glass of local Shiraz and nibbling on an olive or two while you do this. With its built-in bench with comfy cushions, chairs and table, the stoep is ideal for al fresco meals and, of course, South Africa’s favourite entertainment, a traditional braai.

The nearest beach, Yzerfontein, is 45 minutes away by car. Langebaan, Stellenbosch, and Franschhoek with all their attractions, are conveniently close.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: an hour
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 5 Reviews

Important Information

The full accommodation amount is payable three weeks before arrival (details available from Francie when booking)
Please note that our rates are on a sliding scale. Please enquire for more accurate rates.

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      Reviews for Suikerbossie @ Riebeek-Kasteel

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      Justine Stafford, South Africa
      09 June 2014

      We loved our stay - Suikerbossie is quiet, comfortable and close to everything. We loved the decor, the awesome bath and the very comfortable bed! We'll definitely be back.

      JO sKELTON, South Africa
      18 December 2012

      Suikerbossie is an attractive modern cottage with luxury bathrooms for each of its 3 bedrooms (extremely comfy beds too), wrap-around stoep and plunge pool. We loved staying here.

      Hanli Van Aswegen, South Africa
      07 December 2009

      Suikerbossie was truly so relaxing. It was tastefully decorated whilst at the same time being functional and well equipped with anything we could have needed. It was exceptionally comfortable and there was clear attention to detail.The stay was throughly enjoyable and far too short!

      Michelle Groenewald, South Africa
      23 November 2009

      What a beautiful cottage, we loved every minute! Everything you need and everything so tastefully designed! We will definitely be back... can't wait!

      Cathy Rayner, South Africa
      11 September 2009

      Thoroughly enjoyed our overnight stay at Suikerbossie beautifully fitted and furnished rooms, very comfortable beds. Everything we needed supplied.

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      Suikerbossie @ Riebeek-Kasteel Map

      Suikerbossie @ Riebeek-Kasteel is 1.1km from the centre of Riebeek Kasteel , the nearest airport 73km (Cape Town International Airport).
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