This is the perfect home for a family or a group of friends wanting to enjoy a wonderful holiday. The house comfortably sleeps 8 guests including children. The main bedroom is en suite with a shower and has views onto the water. The second bedroom has two single beds and opens onto a pretty garden. The third bedroom has a queen bed and has great views of the water and ducks swimming past, both these bedrooms share a full bathroom. The large fourth bedroom is also en suite and has double doors opening onto the garden.
The house has a large open country kitchen and scullery with a dishwasher and washing machine. The kitchen is fully equipped to prepare a delicious meal to be enjoyed in the French styled dining room. It is a mere metre from the water's edge with views up the water and with fantastic views of the mountain.
There are two lounges, a T.V. room, DSTV is connected and the other for chatting reading or enjoying a glass of Cape's best wine or a cup of coffee. In winter there is a gas fireplace.
It is situated on the Marina da Gama. This estate has been built on the Zandvlei. All the homes have to conform to a building style and colouring of white which immediately gives a holiday feel. The security is monitored and access is controlled. The house has a long piece of water frontage. Many hours are spent fishing off the decks whether for the bigger carp or mullet or just letting the kids net the tiny fish. Time can be spent swimming, sailing, wind surfing or cruising the waterways on the houses' own pedal boat.
The Marina is on the False Bay coast and is close to the popular "surfing" beach of Muizenberg, the quaint village of Kalk Bay , and family beach in Fish Hoek. The water on this side is considerably warmer so great for swimming.
Marina has great views of the Muizenberg, Constantiaberg mountains. These reserves offer wonderful hikes and opportunity to enjoy the diverse Cape flora and fauna. It also has its own rich supply of bird life both land and water.
Nature lovers will enjoy the estate's private bird sanctuary island this is great for walks or bird watching. There is a rich supply of both land and water birds and these can be viewed from the hide. Some of the wild life that can be seen around the Marina are otters, terrapins, flamingos, fish eagle, pelicans to name a few.
The house is very centrally located in Cape Town and only 20 minutes to most attractions.
As featured in USA TODAY and recommended by Travel + Leisure in its annual Villa Guide:
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