$220 / night
Total guests, Nights

Kalk Bay House – Home 194894 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Child Friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner


We live in historic Kalk Bay and our property dates back to 1893.The property has been totally modernized offering 3 double bedrooms with main en suite and a full family bathroom.Unparalled views over the ocean from main bedroom,lounge,dinning area,kitchen and entertainment deck. Our village has a working harbour and is regarded as one of the jewels of the Cape.

Spacious seafront house on Main Road with spectacular bay and mountain views from entertainment/living area with open plan fully equipped kitchen leading to protected wooden deck. Three large double bedrooms each with double bed, main en suite full bathroom with shower. Second full bathroom also with shower. The house is equipped with washing machine/dishwasher/microwave oven/full oven and hob/fridge/freezer/crockery/cutlery/linen/towels (except beach towels)/tv/hifi/Wifi internet connection. The house is serviced once a week.

5 Minute stroll to idyllic Fish Hoek beach and Kalk Bay harbour for fresh fish daily. Enjoy the many restaurants and shops in quirky Kalk Bay. Safe rail link to Simonstown and City centre. Activities: golfing - 3 golf courses within a 10km radius/whale watching between late July and October when the Southern Right whales come into our bay to calf/Deep Sea Fishing and yacht charters/Kayak and bicycle rentals/horseriding/mountain hiking/20 Minute drive to local whine routes/Cape Point Nature Reserve 30 minute drive/Table Mountain Cableway/Robben Island Ferry/Victoria and Alfred Waterfront all 45 minute drive from Kalk Bay/Safe swimming in Wooleys pool on your doorstep and at Fish Hoek beach 5 minutes stroll away, and Muizenberg beach which is a famous surf spot, where surfboards can be hired and lessons available/Penguin watching at
Boulders beach in Simonstown 20 minute drive.

Within a 30 min drive we have Cape point nature reserve,the wine lands,the City centre,Table mountain, The Victoria and Alfred Waterfront,Robben Island Ferry,The Penquin colony and a choice of 3 golf coarses not to mention stunning Beaches.Cape Town is known as the "Laid back capitol"of the world

Further details indoors

The house was totally renovated 2 years ago.All finishes and fitting are top quality and the house has a lovely open
plan with 3 sets of double doors to let in the ocean breezes.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 3 Full beds
  • 1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)


  • Wireless Internet
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Safe
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • Stereo system

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Johan V.
Calendar last updated:
15 Jun 2017
Years listed:
Based in:
South Africa
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English





Very Good
10 reviews

Very Good

“Fabulous holiday”

Reviewed 22 Jan 2018

We had a fabulous stay in Kalk Bay. The location was worth every penny right on the waterfront with Willy’s Rock Pool over the road. The house itself had everything we needed and was very comf… More

“Relaxing and comfortable accommodation with great sea views”

Reviewed 25 Apr 2013

We spent three weeks in this welcoming and comfortable home overlooking the sea and a great tidal pool.Its a short walk to Kalk Bay with a variety of restaurants, coffee bars, and small art shops. Fis… More

“Lovely people, gorgeous views, short stroll from Kalk Bay”

Reviewed 5 Sep 2012

Only a short stroll from the fishing village of Kalk Bay (just long enough to knock your dinner down!), this well-equipped house offers splendid views of the bay and mountains, and they've provid… More

Response from the owner Hi Jenny, Thank you for the review.We look forward to your next visit. A group from Singapore have just left with many photos of Whales on our doorstep.They were blown away. It was a pleasure to host your family and please pass on our very best wishes. Many thanks, Johan and Pam

“Great location; Delightful Landlord.”

Reviewed 20 Mar 2012

Pros: The location is superb with expansive views of the bay and sunrises. It is an easy walk into the fun and funky town of Kalk Bay. Owner Johan is very helpful and attentive to renters and a char… More

Response from the owner Hi Brent, Thank you so much for the review and you will be pleased to know that the water pressure is something of the past.You may not know this but our original house dates back to 1893 and was one of the earliest built in our little historic village. Please be kind enough to pass our very best wishes to your folks in Palo Alto and tell them we look forward to seeing them again soon. Kind regards, Johan and Pam

“A lovely holiday - all expectations fulfilled”

Reviewed 18 Mar 2012

We really enjoyed being at the Kalk Bay House - the beautiful views across to Simonstown and Fish Hoek; the delights of Kalk Bay itself and its local people;the unique accessibility of Wooley's P… More

Response from the owner Dear Marian and family, We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. You have a lovely family and we could not have asked for nicer guests. Any recommendations or suggestions to improve our guests stay would be welcomed. Kind regards. Johan and Pam

“Cape Town at its best”

Reviewed 15 Jan 2012

I spent a fortnight at Kalk Bay House. My only complaint is that our holiday wasn't longer. The house could not have a more ideal location. It sits across the road from the ocean, a mere hop and … More

Response from the owner You will always be welcome and thank you for your kind words. Johan and Pam

“idyliic relaxing and very spacious accommodation”

Reviewed 24 Apr 2011

Friendly efficient hosts in a really spacious self catering all utilities home with an amazing view and access to all the beaches , restaurants and tidal pool - walking distance to main beach which wa… More

Response from the owner Thanks Alan and Judy. We hope to see you again soon.

“A perfect getaway to explore Kalkbay and surrounds”

Reviewed 24 Apr 2011

Fantastic !We found Kalkbay house to be very comfortable, spacious and clean with modern amenities. A perfect getaway to explore Cape Town and surrounds as well as popular Kalkbay boasting art galleri… More

Response from the owner It was a pleasure having you. Thanks for the lovely review.

“Location! Location! Location!”

Reviewed 24 Apr 2011

The accommodation was above average, with every self-catering requirement available. It was particularly clean and very tastefully decorated with up-market finishes in all areas. It is ideally situate… More

Response from the owner We look forward to your next visit - maybe to see the whales in winter! Thanks for the lovely review.

“Hard to beat”

Reviewed 24 Apr 2011

This perfect house is in the perfect location on one of the most beautiful coasts in the world, and even the publicity photographs don't do it justice. Though it is one of the original homes in K… More

Response from the owner Thank you Joel! Enjoy your stay

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