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About Cockleshell Beach House

Cockleshell Beach House is a quaint self-catering house, located in a private Nature Reserve 55 km from Cape Town and 30 km from all amenities. It is fully equipped to accommodate eight people. The home offers panoramic views of the ocean and is a short walk to a private beach.

This beach house is very comfortable, with a large open-plan living area. There are four bedrooms each with an en-suite bathroom. The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher and washing machine that allow for easy self-catering purposes. A wide covered terrace features a braai area, overlooking the sea and nature reserve.

The tranquil setting is ideal for nature lovers. Walking trails, prolific bird lives, whale sightings, stargazing in unpolluted night skies and the spectacular wild flowers in spring are some of the many attractions this unique and special environment offers.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 4 hours
  • Minimum stay: 2 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 15 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Beach
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

No pets allowed.

Availability and pricing

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  • Beach House Sleeps 8 Includes: Self-catering This is a large beach house, featuring four bedrooms, an open-plan living area and a fully equipped kitchen. Features:  Queen beds, DStv, En-suite, Sea views, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Queen beds, DStv, En-suite, Sea views, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Television, Garden views
    from R1800 For 2 guests
    • Adults

      Reviews for Cockleshell Beach House

      15 guest reviews Reviews of

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      Maxi Wilson
      06 March 2018

      There are two things that I would change wrt the accommodation. First of all I found the basins in the bathrooms uncomfortable to use. It is impossible to wash your face and also awkward to brush your teeth because of the tap.Secondly I would change the hanging baskets on the veranda to comfortable chairs/loungers but other than that it was a wonderful weekend

      Nicolette Heneke
      13 May 2017

      Loved the home, the décor & the cleanliness, Just felt that the living/recreation/reception/relaxation area/s is/are too small should the place be fully occupied! Was just enough for 4 of us. More people & it would be claustrophobic. Enjoyed every moment of my stay.though!Oh and the pathway/driveway is certainly not functional. Pretty, but not functional.

      Marile Visser
      02 May 2017

      Don't look anywhere else to stay. This house is the perfect setting for relaxing holiday, whilst close to visiting "dorpies" around the area.

      Jennifer Stevens
      23 April 2017

      We had such a lovely stay at Cockleshell, the kids had an absolute ball on the quiet beach and the weather was unbelievable. What a great little spot :)

      Scott Day, South Africa
      06 February 2017

      Great views, quiet and relaxed, very clean and well kept, beach is a short walk away. A perfect weekend getaway!

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      Cockleshell Beach House Map

      Cockleshell Beach House is 0.3km from the centre of Grotto Bay , the nearest airport 60.6km (Cape Town International Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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