In the heart of Cape Town’s seasonal wetlands, Cheval Vapeur Horse Farm is a wonderfully tranquil oasis and a nature haven for those who...
In the heart of Cape Town’s seasonal wetlands, Cheval Vapeur Horse Farm is a wonderfully tranquil oasis and a nature haven for those who need to be close to all Cape Town’s attractions IE Table Mountain, Groot Constantia, Newlands Cricket and Rugby as well as various great restaurants and the Southern Suburbs.
The rustic Wooden Cottages are idyllically situated overlooking the dam and paddocks with flourishing bird life and serene happy horses. The Cottages can sleep between two and five people (bunk-beds mainly) and are comprehensively equipped. Linen can be supplied at an additional cost of R15.00 per person. There is are two separate ablution facilities containing a toilet, a shower, a bidet and a hand-basin. A barbecue area, children’s playground as well as a row boat for access to the small bird island, is also available.
The Mews Apartment is more luxuriously appointed. Sleeping four to five guests with Victorian double bed. The room is en-suite with DStv
Cheval Vapeur is fully secured with private 24 hour armed response, electric fencing, night security guards, dogs and resident owners.
The horses at Cheval Vapeur, are trained in natural horsemanship; dressage and jumping arenas, lungeing rings, potter paths and out rides can be enjoyed.
Various bird species such as Moorhens, Comorants, Egyptian Geese, Krakes, Sacred Ibis, Hadedas, Cootes, Malakite Kingfisher, Dabchicks, Darters, Hammerkop, White Faced Ducks, Yellow Billed Ducks and many more reside on the property. There is also a substantial community of Western Leopard Toads.
Located within a short drive is the Ottery Hypermarket, Macro and located within a 10 minute drive is the Royal Cape Golf Club and the Zeekoeivlei International Bird Sanctuary. Wynberg, Kenilworth, Plumstead and Muizenberg Beach are within a 15 to 20 minute drive. A bit further away are the Stellenbosch wine routes and Atlantic Ocean and approximately 60 km away is the Cape Point Nature Reserve.