About La Playa
This beach style self-catering house is situated in the small village of Scarborough, the safest suburb of Cape Town, on the Atlantic Sea Board, 35 minutes drive outside of Cape Town. Scarborough is a conservation village, nature lovers will enjoy the wide variety of flora, fauna and wildlife, surrounded by mountain, sea and bordered by the Cape Point Nature Reserve to the South. Close by are some of the Capes most beautiful beaches. The village provides an excellent base to explore the natural beauty of the Cape Peninsula, Table Mountain, The Waterfront and Wineland.
There are numerous good restaurants and golf courses close by, a comprehensive shopping complex with Cinemas at Long Beach Mall, 15 minutes drive away. Other activities available in the area are surfing, kite-surfing, windsurfing, scuba-diving, golf, tennis, hiking, mountain biking, horse/camel riding, cycling, spearfishing fishing, Musseling, cray fishing permits required, shark diving and sailing . The Southern Right Whales can be easily viewed throughout summer.
This house is architect designed in an Australian style, its up in the mountain and its surrounded by pristine fynbos. The deco, is organic beach style with beautiful driftwood and mosaic finishes. The setting is very private with wind sheltered patio and magnificent never ending views. At night, huge skies greet you, as in Scarborough there are no street lights. With one very big en-suite bedroom, something special with reed ceilings and spectacular views over the beach and two other bedrooms, one with double bed, the other single bed with an optional extra beds, sharing a spacious bathroom. Extensive open-plan dining and living area, with a large 12 seat dining room table. The house can comfortably accommodate five adults.
The kitchen is fully-equipped with a gas hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave.
Other features include are TV, DVD, VCR, a built in fireplace, out-door shower, outdoor rustic barbecue, hammocks, CD player, Broadband Internet, and a laundry room with washing machine and drying machine. Daily servicing can be arranged, just let us know your requirements in advance.
No smoking indoors, please, no pets. Minimum booking period is 2 days. Preference is given to long bookings over one week, particularly in peak season. Rates: R1000 to R2500 per day depending upon season, number of people and length of stay.
La Playa Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Things to do in and around Scarborough
(3.8 km from Scarborough)
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(0.5 km from Scarborough)
Just outside Cape Point Nature Reserve, on the western side, is the lovely beach village of Scarborough with its long sandy beach, great surf, interesting rock pools and lovely walks. There are minimal, but sufficient facilities, and one restaurant...
(0.2 km from Scarborough)
This beautiful hike starts at Scarborough Conservation Village. It is a very remote area with beautiful views. It takes you past Kleinplaas Dam and then to Slangkop and ends at Blue Water Estate in Imhoff's Gift. It is a moderate hike and permits...
(3.7 km from Scarborough)
To the east of Misty Cliffs is the popular kiting, surfing, stand up paddling and windsurfing beach called Witsands by locals. This long and sandy beach has great winter surf, some lovely walks and is a great place to spot whales in season. There...