Makapa Lodge is nestled against the Roodeberg mountain range in the Fish Hoek/Noordhoek valley. The Lodge borders SANParks on 3 sides with beautiful views spanning the Noordhoek Amphitheatre, the long wide sandy beach of Noordhoek, Chapman's Peak and the back of the Table Mountain range. With a wildlife corridor on our doorstep you experience a sense of untouched wilderness with a menagerie of birdlife and wild animals that include Mongoose, wild Tortoise, Porcupine, Cape Grysbok, Cape Eagle Owl as well as a troop of Chacma Baboons. A luxury guesthouse offering bed & breakfast accommodation in our spacious suites (bedroom, lounge & bathroom where you have the choice of poolside or garden accommodation. Included in your accommodation is a mouth watering breakfast prepared for you personally by your hosts Jimmy and Vivienne. We also offer a self catering garden cottage positioned in the tranquil garden under the big trees. Makapa Lodge beats with the pulse of Africa, warm hospitality and personal attention.
In Room Facilities:
The poolside suites comprise a lounge, bedroom and bathroom and the Garden Room is a double room with a seating area. You have the choice of twin, queen or king beds and each suite is tastefully decorated in a different theme...Protea and Zebra to name two. The suite amenities include comfortable armchairs and coffee table, writing desk, fridge, microwave, tea and coffee making facilities and bathroom amenities. Each suite is equipped with a safe for valuables and a flat screen satellite television with movie, sport and news channels. Our self catering garden cottage has fully equipped kitchen with open plan lounge and dining room. The bedroom has a double bed and the sofa bed in the lounge can sleep 2 children.
Makapa Lodge is centrally located for Cape Point, the Boulders Beach Penguin colony, Kirstenbosch Gardens, historic Simons Town, Chapmans Peak Drive, Kalk Bay's working fishing village and the Constantia wine route. Ten minutes drive from several fine beaches and hiking routes, yet only 35-40 minutes from central Cape Town, the V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain Cable Way. We offer hiking routes in the local area as well as half day or full day tours with out guide Kurt where you can explore what Cape Town has to offer. We have an abundance of good restaurants within a 10 minute drive including but not limited to the Noordhoek Farm Village and The Red Herring.
Set in a large landscaped indigenous garden you are beckoned to stroll through this fragrant garden and it's hard to turn down the idea of relaxing on a shady bench set under the big trees. We have ample secure parking behind remote controlled access gates. A solar heated swimming pool protected from the wind with sun loungers and parasols. You can also avail yourself of our laundry service as well as massage and beauty treatments in the comfort of you suite. We offer free high speed wifi as well as photocopying etc.
In addition to all the attractions Cape Town itself offers, locally we have horse riding on Noordhoek Beach, golfing, surfing and kite surfing, boat trips from Simons Town and Hout Bay, hiking, birding, sea kayaking, scuba diving, shark cage diving, ostrich farm, sea fishing and whale watching.