A warm welcome to Somerset West Villa Guesthouse in Somerset West. Privacy is the greatest luxury at The Somerset West Villa Guesthouse. This 4200 square meter property is one of the original buildings in the Somerset West area, with the main Casa Sereno house being built in 1923. Discreetly hidden from public view is this tranquil oasis offering only nine rooms for the discerning guest who values great comfort and outstanding hospitality.
Outdoor swimming pool,
Free Wi-Fi / Wireless internet access,
Massages and health treatment arranged on request,
Braai / Barbecue area,
Pool Loungers and bath towels,
Storeroom for Golf equipment, bicycles,
Pets allowed (pre-arranged)
Half an hour's drive from bustling Cape Town, historical Somerset West is located in a superb mountain environment at the foot of the Helderberg. Overlooking majestic False Bay, this visually stunning town gives access to Sir Lowry's Pass, which crosses the Hottentots Holland mountains into the Overberg and then onto the abundant Garden Route.
The surrounding area boasts a number of famous farms and the area is renowned for its state of the art golf courses of which the most famous is the Gary Player-designed Erinvale Golf Estate. Many good restaurants are located in the vicinity and world-class medical services are offered at a first-rate private hospital, allowing the holiday seeker all the luxuries, along with the simple lifestyle required to fully unwind.
In Room Facilities:
Safety Deposit Box,
Free Wi-Fi / Wireless internet access,
Child's cot & high chair,
Coffee & tea making facilities
The Cape Winelands is a food and wine paradise. But with so many wine estates and restaurants in the area, it can be tricky to pick one! That's why we have created a list of the top ones, including Rust en Vrede, Terroir, Tokara, Stefanies, Ben's on the Beach, Ernie Els, Warwick, Bilton, Waterford and Blaauwklippen so that you can choose from the best.
Why not treat yourself to a massage or beauty treatment at one of the many nearby day-spas? Whether you are on holiday or a business trip, you deserve to come and relax!
Whether you want to go for a stroll or have some fun in the sun and sand, there are beautiful beaches only a couple of minutes away from the Guesthouse.
Other activities include horse riding, shark-cage diving, whale watching, safaris, wine tasting, helicopter rides, hot air ballooning, township tours, fly-fishing, running tracks, mountain biking (MTB) trails, hiking and so much more!
Cheetah Sanctuary Paardevlei Somerset West: The Cheetah Outreach assists the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) in their efforts to ensure the survival of the free-ranging cheetah. This is done through education programmes that increase the awareness of the diminishing numbers of free-ranging cheetahs in the wild.
Shark Cage Diving: Best Months July to October, however sightings can be made all through the year. White Shark Adventures provides a complete package. Collection and drop-off, full English Breakfast, all equipment and drinks as well as a commemorative DVD and certificate of completion are included in a full day package. During the whale watching period the transport will take clients back along the beautiful coastal route to Somerset West stopping at the whale viewing points for viewing and photographic opportunities.
Whale Watching Viewing & Boat Based: Based in Gaansbaai; Dyer Island Cruises run boat based whale watching excursions and vehicle based tours of Gaansbaai and the surroundings areas to maximize the viewing of the annual whales visit to South Africa.
Wine Tasting & Cellar Tours: From the local quaint wine estates of Somerset West and the Helderberg to the Huguenot inspired Cape Dutch homesteads, award winning restaurants and wine estates of Franschhoek these regions offer an unlimited array of wine tasting, sight seeing and activities suitable for visitors of all ages.