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About De Ware Jacob

De Ware Jacob has 4 private luxury-cottages for guests that are fully equipped for self-catering, on a 2.4-hectare smallholding covered in fynbos. All cottages can make use of the pool and Jacuzzi in the communal area, at no extra cost. Luxury Cottages B & D however have a private wood burning hot tub, also at no extra cost.

The natural fusion of down to earth west coast living, combined with a touch of luxury, is what makes these cottages so special.

A short five-minute walk down a gravel road, and you have the ocean right at your feet. All bedrooms have double beds, white bed linen, bathroom towels and electric blankets for the colder months.

There are fireplaces both inside and outside so you will be assured of a wonderful time, no matter what the weather.

With little bays that are quiet and serene, large breakers crashing against the rocky coastline and a long white beach, Jacobsbaai has something that appeals to everyone. In spring time, the property and the entire town becomes a landscape bathed in flowers.

Wedding Venues: For your small, informal garden wedding we can host a maximum at 30 people on the property.

Family friendly: Large open space to run around and play. Farm animals to visit including: pot-belly pig, dwarf goats, chickens and geese

Romantic: The Luxury fisherman cottages are specially designed with an artistic touch for romantic get-aways. They are very private with own facilities like the indoor fireplace and outdoor barbaque (braai). Jacuzzi for cold winter nights.

Covid Safety Approved: All surfaces are cleaned and prepared according to FEDHASA guidelines. Our staff are fully trained on COVID preparedness.

Facilities

  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Beach
  • Jacuzzi/Hot-tub
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Romantic
  • Cosy
  • Covid Safety Approved
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • No TGCSA Grading
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Each cottage has its own private braai area. The Large Communal Braai Room can be booked at R300 per day only if one group has booked out all the Cottages.

Availability and pricing

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  • Luxury Cottage A Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering This luxury cottage can accommodate 2 adults. It has an en-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower. The lounge has a... see more
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      • Luxury Cottage B Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering Private Hot-Tub. This luxury cottage can accommodate 2 adults. En-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower. Lounge... see more Features:  Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Garden views, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Wi-Fi, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms
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          • Luxury Cottage C Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering This luxury cottage can accommodate 2 adults. It has an en-suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower. The lounge has a... see more Features:  Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Garden views, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, Swimming pool views
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              • Luxury Cottage D Sleeps 4 Includes: Self-catering Private Hot-Tub. This luxury cottage can accommodate 4 adults. Two En-suite bathrooms with a large walk-in showers. Loun... see more Features:  Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Double beds, DStv, En-suite, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Garden views, Fan, Television, Wi-Fi, Safe, No Smoking in Rooms
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                  Reviews for De Ware Jacob

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                  St.John Midgley
                  08 September 2020

                  Loved it. A beautiful place. The pictures don't do it justice. Fell in love with the place. Very friendly people. The cottages are very private and beautiful.

                  Bruce May
                  27 January 2020

                  We felt that Diane was rather pedantic. She came around to the Jacuzzi twice to reprimand us. In the first instance although no one else was around she told us to vacate the Jacuzzi since we were in it for longer than an hour. The second time she came to inform us we were talking too loud. We felt that we were constantly watched at the jacuzzi.Establishment Response: We as owners have put in place safety and consideration towards others policy rules, that all guests agree to in writing prior to arrival. These policy rules are in place to try and ensure that all guests enjoy their stay with...
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                  Llewellyn Botha
                  28 December 2019

                  Was really cozy place but had 2 speed bumps. Firstly there was no gas the nite we arrived so couldn't cook until next morning. The host & hostess gave different info on facilities that we are allowed to be used be guest, so this caused a slight administrational error.

                  Oscar Cloete
                  24 December 2019

                  6 stars definitely and we will return for a winter stay

                  Wendy Hinson
                  11 December 2019

                  I want it to be my secret spot forever. The amazing hospitality of our hosts, the care and attention to each and every detail, the absolutely slice of heaven that it is. I cant wait to go back. Thank you Diane and Ian for the most amazing weekend away for my girlfriends and I. Absolute bliss xxx

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                  De Ware Jacob is 0.3km from the centre of Jacobs Bay , the nearest airport 135.7km (Cape Town International Airport).
                  *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling