About Blaauw Cottage
Blaauw Self-catering Accommodation is situated in a quiet part of the quaint village of Riebeek Kasteel, about an hour's drive from Cape Town. Experience the beautiful spaces in this energy efficient designer cottage, with its open plan, double volume living area and generous veranda leading out onto the private garden and sparkling splash pool.
The self-catering cottage has two bedrooms on either side of the double volume living area, each with a queen-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower. Loft room over the garage next to the cottage that can sleep two more guests, bookable on request only, at additional charge.
The open plan kitchen and living room leads out onto a generous veranda with patio table and built-in braai. The well-equipped kitchen has a fridge, two-plate hob and convection microwave oven. With its contemporary industrial design and low energy and water footprints, Blaauw is ideal for the modern discerning traveller.
Enjoy sitting on the veranda overlooking the garden or relax at the picnic table under the White Karee tree, perhaps with a glass of chilled wine while the braai is going. A neighbour's chicken might even visit, after all, this is country living at its best. Plan to visit our Olive Festival in May or the Shiraz and Art Weekend in September - celebrating the wine, olives, food and culture of the area. Make this your base and explore beautiful beaches, majestic mountains, world renowned wine routes, the Karoo and the Mother City, all within an hour or two's drive from the valley.
Blaauw is rented at flat rate regardless if occupied by adults or children. Maximum 4 people.Check In time : 14h00Check Out time : 10h00
Blaauw Cottage Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Riebeek Kasteel
(0.4 km from Riebeek Kasteel)
An hour's drive north-east from Cape Town, through rolling farmlands, takes you to the welcoming gates of Kloovenburg. The estate is situated in the Riebeek Valley, part of the Swartland, an area which offers the visitor the attractions of hiking,...
(18.4 km from Riebeek Kasteel)
Bartholomeus Klip Reserve is teeming with herds of eland, springbuck, black wildebeest, zebra and bontebok. Many other animals, such as baboons, bat-eared foxes, lynxes, and smaller species of antelope, live here too, and it is known that leopards...
(1 km from Riebeek Kasteel)
Located in the beautiful Riebeek Valley, nestled against the slopes of Kasteelberg, lies Riebeek Cellars. The tasting facility offers the full range of Riebeek Cellars' award-winning wines. Open on weekends, and provides a perfect stop-over while...
(5.4 km from Riebeek Kasteel)
Allesverloren is the oldest wine estate in the scenic Riebeek Valley of the Swartland district. Allesverloren is renowned for its distinctive red wines and dates back to the 17th Century. Guests visiting the estate can taste anything from Shiraz...