Most Southerly Pearl on African Southern Hemisphere
Casa Dos Milagres (House of Wonders) was build along the border of the Cape Agulhas National Park.
Its location offers timeless, breathtaking views on the prestigious “Fynbos” vegetation (Cape Floral Kingdom) and is the distinct meeting place of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans.
It’s unique round shape bounces off the prevailing South Eastern Winds in summer and North Western Winds in winter and provides the perfect shelter for an exclusive, unforgettable stay.
The proximity of the oceans guarantees a moderate climate with temperatures ranging between 12 and 28C according to the season, The architecture of the house, inspired by Mario Botha, was adapted by its owners. They were using the abundant lime in the area to create original marmorinos on the walls. The curves of the building are repeated in the acid stained floors and lime walls.
The house has 3 separate levels of which the ground floor and first floor have their own kitchen..The upper wooden deck floor can be used for private sun bathing and guarantee a cosy sundawner.
An under roof parking is available as well an outdoor and mobile barbecue unit..
HIFI available on each unit as well a DSTV connection .
The self-catering unit of the ground floor (the terracotta floor) consists of a spacious lounge with open plan kitchen and two separate bedrooms (1 queen bed and 4 ¾ single beds ) with each an individual bathroom equipped with shower, lavabo and toilet. It can easily accommodate 4 adults or 2 families with children.
The upper unit, the celestial floor, accessible from the basement or ground floor, has a very spacious lounge with double sided fireplace, an open plan kitchen and a single bedroom (2 double beds) with bathroom (lavabo, toilet and bath).
The sky-roof gives access to the wooden roof terras where someone can observe the Southern Cross on cloudless nights.
From the 2 outside balconies, migrating Southern whales can often be spotted ( from July to November).
This location forms a perfect quiet base camp to explore places of interest in the surrounding area( Struisbaai harbour and its 20 km sand beach, De Mond & de Hoop Nature Reserves, Bredasdorp shipreck museum, Elim Thatched roofs & graveyard, Breede River wineries, Garden Route, Swellendam, Napier.....TripAdvisor property ID 3033888...Read more
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