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Cottage as viewed from the kitchen with entry door on left, bedrooms and bathroom via the hallway on the rightView of kitchen from lounge
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Homey cottage in lush garden

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Homey cottage in lush garden

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-inCheck yourself in with the lockbox.

A spacious and private cottage with open plan living, lots of natural light, its own deck and garden, shared pool, and plenty of bird life on over 1 acre of trees and greenery. Located on a quiet cul de sac, the property has great ocean and mountain views (greenery view only from cottage).

Please note that there is a drought in Cape Town and the pool and some garden areas are not being watered (Dec 2016-)! This may affect pool availability.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

House Rules

Check-in time is flexible and check out by 12AM (midnight)
Self check-in with lockbox


20 Reviews

Sarah User Profile
November 2018
For our little family (parents and a one year old toddler) it was just the perfect hide-away close to everything. Iming and her husband are super kind and helpful hosts, they even provided us with special toddler equipment as their daughter is at the same age. The cottage is sup…
Ollie User Profile
April 2018
A wonderful cottage with a relaxed feel. It has the vibe of a French rural gite with really homely touches.
Jia User Profile
November 2017
The host canceled this reservation 57 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Amy User Profile
March 2017
This is a wonderful private retreat in a fantastic part of Cape Town. Hout bay is amazing! The cottage is small and cosy with a great veranda for braai's. You could stay here with four people happily. We stayed for 7 weeks and loved every moment of our stay. In previous reviews y…
Derek User Profile
April 2017
Excellent location. The accommodation was what we expected based on the features and facilities advertised. Hosts were great
Nikki User Profile
January 2017
We loved this place. Best airbnb ever. Fully equipped kitchen (but also towels etc) and large enough for our family of 4. Beautiful scenery, garden etc. We could not rent a car during our stay but used uber and it worked fine (so also without a car, this place is great). Houtbay …
Eva User Profile
December 2016
Lovely cottage for people who love privacy and nature. The garden and the swimmingpool are a little bit neglected. Ashley was friendly and helpfull.

Hosted by Iming

Cape Town, South AfricaJoined in April 2014
Iming User Profile
33 Reviews
I'm a Northern Californian who has been based in Cape Town for my entire adult life. I love the mountains, oceans, and vibe of my adopted home and spend most of my leisure time hiking, trail running, and mtb with my dogs, friends, and husband. I'm starting to expand my horizons…
Response rate: 86%
Response time: within a day
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