The location is simply perfect, set high up on the slopes of the Hottentots Holland mountains, nestled between the mountain and the shore of the false bay coast.
Zaria sun is conveniently situated in the picturesque seaside village of Gordon’s Bay, the most central location to discover all of the delights of Cape Town and it’s surrounds.
Enjoy magical evenings relaxing under the shimmering stars and embracing the magic of the twinkling city lights over the Helderberg basin.
By day there is so much to explore in every direction from this ideal location. Within a 40minutes drive one will be in the heart of the Winelands, the serenity of the countryside and nature reserves, on beautiful pristine beaches or enjoying the pulse of the city.
A remote control gate allows you access to our lovely home where secure parking is provided and a beautiful garden will give you the opportunity to relax and watch our local and unique bird life.
Weather permitted a communal cozy little fire place will provide you with an ultimate experience in how to enjoy breathtaking sunsets or just to cook your meet while socializing with other guest or the owner.
The apartment is north facing, set the mountainside above the charming seaside village of Gordon's Bay. The beach is 5 minutes drive away and within walking distance. Gordon's Bay is a picturesque coastal village, nestled at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountains and the False Bay Coast. The village is situated only a few minutes away from Somerset West and Strand and only 30 minutes from Cape Town International Airport. The central location of Gordon's Bay will enable you to reach The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, The wine route of Stellenbosch and travel on the whale route to reach Hermanus in any direction all within an hours drive. A great place to base yourself while exploring the Cape. The beachfront promenade is lined with popular restaurants and pups and you really get a feeling of going back in time when visiting the old village. If you follow the Beach Road through Gordon's Bay past the harbor, you get on to one to the most beautiful coastal drives in the world. The R44 (Clarence Drive) towards Kleinmond and Hermanus which winds along a breathtaking beautiful coastline. Kogelbaai begins behind the mouth of the Steenbras river. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in the Cape where surfing is very attractive. Stop off at the Harold Porter Botanical Garden in Kleinmond and the African penguine Colony at Betty's Bay on your way to Hermanus. The Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Helderberg and Elgin Wine Routes are all within a 40 minutes drive from Gordan's Bay. This is a place that you can partake in many activities, the Golf estates are Internationally acclaimed. The bay is very tranquil and you could hire Kayaks and stand up paddle boards or go on a boat trip from the harbor. If you travel a bit further to Strand and Koggel Baai yo will find great surfing conditions and relatively uncrowded
In Room Facilities:
The Penthouse is open and very spaces apartment equipped with all the needs to make you feel very homely. Whereas the studio cottage is the perfect place to get away for a weekend.
A 10MB uncapped WIFI line should convenient you to stay in touch with all your friends around the world as well as keeping you entertained and relaxed by watching a good movie in the evenings. For safety and security there is a built in safe and a linked 24 armed respond including emergency ambulance facility will secure your personal safety.
Gordon’s Bay Beaches:
-Gordon’s Bay Beach
Animal excursions & Game reserves:
-Eagle encounters at Spier Wine Farm www.spier.co.za
-Cheetah Outreach at Paardevlei, Somerset West www.cheetah.co.za
-Big Cat Park at Vredenheim, Stellenbosch www.vredenheim.co.za
-Giraffe House at old Paarl Road, Stellenbosch www.giraffehouse.co.za
-The Villiera Wildlife Sanctuary at Stellenbosch www.villiera.com
-Monkey Town and reptile garden at Somerset West www.monkeys.co.za
-Betty’s Bay www.capenature.co.za
-Nature Reserves www.capenature.co.za
-Helderberg Nature Reserve
-Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve
-Harold Porter Botanical garden
-Root 44 market – Audacia wines every Saturday and Sunday
-Blaauwklippen family Market – Blaauwklippen wines every Sunday
-Slow market – Oude Libertas Estate – every Saturday
-Organic Farmers market – Spier wine Estate – every Saturday