Upper Constantia Guest House

From $300 / night


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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • House

Upper Constantia is a wonderfully designed single-level and fully self-contained guesthouse at the foot of Table Mountain.

Located in one of the oldest suburbs of Cape Town, Upper Constantia is set on the most spectacular walking, running, hiking and mountain bike trails in the magnificent Constantia Wine Route District and a short 5-minute drive Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden which is acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world.

The spacious single level guest house is nestled by beautiful oak trees and has a large north facing sun terrace. From Bel Ombre Road entrance you will enjoy your own private driveway through a ...Read more

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Upper Constantia Guest House
Constantia, Western Cape, South Africa

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Additional Location Information

Constantia is one of the oldest suburbs of Cape Town and is famed for its wine. The estate of Groot Constantia (Great Constantia) was established in 1684 by the Dutch Colonial Governor of Cape Town, Simon van der Stel. Other notable wine farms in the area include the oldest estate, Steenberg (Mountain of Stone), established in 1682, Buitenverwachting (Beyond Expectations), Klein Constantia (Small Constantia) and Constantia Uitsig (View of Constantia). Before the twentieth century, the region was noted for its exports of Vin De Constance a sweet dessert wine.

In addition to the many things to see and do, the Constantia Valley is situated centrally for all the major attractions in The Cape Peninsula. The following are the approximate times it takes to drive from Constantia to some of the popular attractions outside of peak hour traffic.

Waterfront and Cape Town Central, 20 minutes
Table Mountain Cableway, 20 minutes
University of Cape Town, 15 minutes
Mostert’s Mill, 15 minutes
Newlands Rugby and Cricket Stadiums, 15 minutes
Golf Courses, Mowbray, Rondebosch, Royal Cape and Clovelly, 10 to 20 minutes
Rondevlei Bird Sanctuary, 15 minutes
Hout Bay Fishing Harbour and Beach, 20 minutes
Chapman’s Peak scenic drive, 20 minutes
Kommetjie and Noordhoek beach, 20 minutes
Sandvlei and Zeekoevlei (for sailing and canoeing), 10 minutes
Muizenberg Beach, 15 minutes
Kalk Bay (for its harbour, and art and craft shops), 20 minutes
Simonstown (historical naval town), 30 minutes
Boulders’ Beach penguins, 30 minutes
Cape Point Nature Reserve,40 minutes

More About This Location

City vacations, Mountain nearby

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Last updated on February 27, 2015
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Amenities

General
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Linens Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Alarm Clock
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Ceiling Fans
Phone / Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Telephone
Pool / Spa
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
Property Features
  • Parking
  • Mountain Views
Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Stove or Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Toaster
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Stereo or CD player
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • Books
  • DVD Player
Outdoor
  • Patio
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garden
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - yes

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