Selkirkstreet is a house for the discerning guest and not just a holiday.
When you enter, you have a spacious hall, where all the rooms are from.
First you have the room, with lovely comfy sofas, which are not to be sneezed at the end of the afternoon wine and when it is a little cooler might be, there is a gas fireplace, which you so to do with the press of a button , which makes it even more enjoyment.
Then you have the garden room, which has entrance to the garden, from which you can dive into the pool. So
There is a cozy room with flat screen TV and a fireplace.
In addition to the TV room, there is a bedroom with shower and access to the patio.
Further down the hall there is a guest toilet.
The dining room is on the other side of the hall and also comes out on the patio, which also has a large table with chairs, so that you can eat inside, alswel out and then the kitchen with island and all comforts, for those those of cooking implies.
On arrival at our house, the security gate will open and close automatically, and you can do so in the double garage.
The house is surrounded by a beautiful garden, with various nooks where you can enjoy views of the mountains, where you can spot sometimes a baboon and the chirping of the birds. Together or only delicious
In the middle of the garden there is a heated swimming pool.
There is a cover provided in the event that there are small children reside.
At the back of the garden is a gate leading to a large playground where kids and even adults practicing their golf clubs, or a game of soccer.
Every so often, a street barbeque held, where everyone is welcome
The layout of the house is as follows:
Entrance with large open staircase.
Benedenverdiepeing; Living room with gas fireplace and comfortable leather sofas.
Garden room with access to the garden and pool, a room where life is good.
TV room with a large flat screen, bookshelves with something for everyone and plenty of games.
Downstairs bedroom with shower room and entrance to the patio.
Large dining room, spacious enough for 8 people, with access to the patio, where a large outdoor table is so alswel you can eat inside, outside, and where a standing pond with a fountain, you can have ripple. Delicious
Large kitchen, equipped with a kookeilend where everyone can sit there nice, when boiled.
All equipment is present or just a Senseo coffee machine, to freezer combinations.
Plenty of crockery and cutlery.
In the utility room there is a coffee maker, washer, dryer, dishwasher and sink.
The utility room opens onto a courtyard, where the lemon trees and the fig tree, and various herbs.
Also here is a rotary dryer for laundry.
We go up, we have a balustrade where the bedrooms open onto.
Upstairs are three bedrooms, each with its own bathroom, with bath, shower and toilet.
Two bedrooms have access to a large balcony where you in the evening with a drink after you enjoy a glass of wine, the setting sun, the mountains and the sounds of baboons and other animals.
The whole house has underfloor heating and there is wireless internet.
All rooms are equipped with air conditioners.
The garden can be at night around lighted so you till late, great romantic garden
Everything can be reached within walking distance.
Around the corner from us the golf course, begins where anyone can play or take lessons. Well as guest
A little further on there is a market every Saturday of the local population, with their own baked cookies,
or jams and chutneys, plants, clothing, jewelry and artwork of their products to the man trying to bring in a nice friendly way, while enjoying a drink and snack, and live music.
This is every Saturday another kind of event where you can have breakfast and meet and socialize.
We walk by, start there schools and sports fields, where every weekend what to do.
In addition, there are several churches.
We go into the town of Hermanus, there is a nice core around the old harbor, with plenty of shops, market stalls and restaurants, and is often not played back live music here.
. Several malls spread over Hermanus, so someone who loves shopping can be good here.
Walking along the cliff path is also a must.
Beautiful paths, directly by the sea, surrounded by the world-renowned fynbos, with its variety of flowers and shrubs.
At the end of the cliff path, you come to a beautiful, long-stretched beach from where you really have space, without having to walk about. Heads
At the end of the beach, you have a lagoon where you can horseback ride along the beach.
On the outside of Hermanus, in Heaven and Earth Valley, tu also find a center, which is more specialized in luxury homeware, furniture and art.
Here you can also wine tasting every Saturday and cheeses, or a cozy breakfast enjoyed on the market there.
The latest from the West Coast Wine Route starts here.
A new road from Hermanus to Caledon leads you along the best winemakers, whose wines worldwide already known to be, and restaurants where you get to licking your fingers as well.
It is the most beautiful drive through very varied nature, and the restaurants are located at heights, with beautiful views, breath-ment so beautiful!
This area is a good counterpart of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch.
The great advantage of staying in Hermanus is that it is very central and you can make wonderful day trips here and so quiet you can explore the Western Cape.
Or just stay in Hermanus itself.
For the youth, there is also plenty to do.
What about Parasailing, mountain biking, go-carts through the vineyards, surveivelenin mountains,
canoeing. diving, snorkeling, horseback riding, or playing tennis and bowling, you name it.
Almost all activities are available here.
Day trips to Standford, for a boat ride through a beautiful bird, horse riding along the beach, or go carting.
The Basements are known for their caves and searching for pearl shells.
Gansbaai is known for its white shark.
Here you can take a boat out to sea, to admire.'s Living large sharks
The brave KUNEN in a cage in the sea descend to be. Face and face with the shark
This is very impressive and something to never forget.
Grootbos is known for its magnificent fynbos, this art roetes also be organized from local artists.
Here is also a delightful restaurant with stunning views of the fynbos, which is the really enjoy.
Aguelhas Cape is known for its lighthouse and shipwrecks.
If you are placed on top of the lighthouse, you must be able to withstand wind, because it blows there is always very hard.
Here the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet each other, which caused a massive explosion of violence of the waves.
Great to see!
If you go back through Breda'sdorp, you should certainly visit the museum zeewrakken, alswel the kaarzenfabriek ..
From Hermanus, you can also make day trips in the other direction, such as Stellenbosch or Franschhoek.
Greyton the artists' village, great for a zondagsedag, for this you can then combine with the Genadedal, what was once a leper colony where everything is basically remained as it was.
You can then also experience a church service, the people there are very gastvij.
A day trip to Cape Town via the scenic route along the beautiful coastal road in the world.
A day Sommerset West, in the big shopping mall.
A day Kleinmond and Gordon's Bay is also very nice.
There's really too many to mention,
You have to experience it yourself.
Hermanus is also called the San Tropez of South Africa!
Superb villa, situated in one of the safest places in Hermanus.
The house is surrounded by a beautiful garden, with various nooks where you can sit, delicious alone or together.
In the middle of a garden is beautiful heated pool.
Behind the house is a vast playground where children can play football or practice their golf sticks.
The mountains with the famous fynbos behind our house.
You can take endless walks with different routes available to everyone, both for the novice hiker and the experienced.
From the top of the mountain you have a beautiful panoramic look about Hermanus and you see that this is, with the mountains in the back and in front of the sea, separated by the golf course. Beautifully located
Every Saturday at the street corner a market, where local people come to promote their products, such as chutneys, jams, cakes, flowers.
There is much variety of local art.
Many people come to enjoy a breakfast and for social contact, accompanied by life music
Within walking distance to a beautiful 27 hole golf course for golf lovers vervente, or just to sit back and grab a lunchje while you can watch the game of golf.
Every Saturday there is a wine tasting with all different kinds of cheese and meat in Heaven and Earth Valley.
This is on the outskirts of Hermanus.
This year we built a new road, the connection between Hermanus and Caledon opens for the new Wine Route, which takes you past many excellent wineries, restaurants for the true connoisseur,
enjoying a terrace with great views! Truly unique in its kind.
This is definitely a good counterpart to the vineyards of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch.
Hermanus itself also has plenty of good restaurants, all around the promenade, but also in small streets afterwards.
The number of stores has grown a lot in recent years.
There is even a small Mol and end of the year opens a Woolworth, so plenty of entertainment for the enthusiast who loves shopping.
Whales are from May to late November.
They swim to the shore, and when you climb on the rocks, you can even touch them, so close they are.
How often do you see them, it remains fascinating and especially if they jump and dive with their tons of heavy body.
Wind from all corners of the world, people come here specifically to spot the whales.
Furthermore, you can take a boat out to sea, to the whales, or by helicopter. Closeups
Along the coast is a cliff path. Also unique in the world where you are walking, enjoying the beautiful view of the sea, but also of the fynbos, where you walk between.
In a half hour drive away Stanford, is where birders' sochtends early with a boat can go, then to enjoy, with only the sound of the early birds. The quiet beauty of the water
Another half an hour away is Gansbaai, known for the sharks.
You can get in and face to face with the sharks. Water in a cage
You must have nerves of steel, but it is an experience that stays with you very long. Beautiful and amazing!
Furthermore, you can Hermanus well go for Parasailing, Carten, Horse riding, abseiling and other outdoor activities.
What used to be a city for the older wealthy Cape Town, has now become a bustling town, which has still retained its charm.
An ideal starting point to explore the Western Cape.
Very centrally located with easy access to both the north and south and east.
A day at home and then a day out, is good to persevere for a few months and then you have not seen anything!
It's a place time and time again to return!
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
May 7 2014 - Sep 1 2014
7 night minimum stay
Dec 2 2014 - Feb 1 2015
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||200|
|energie in laagseizoen||100|
|Borg meteen bij reservering
Restant uiterlijk 1 maand vooraf.
|Notes||De prijzen zijn vanaf prijzen.
Bijkomende kosten zijn:
TV per boeking 60
Borg 200 ( wordt direct na afloop huurperiode teruggeboekt minus evt. kosten)
In winter periode van juni tot september wordt 100 extra energiekosten in rekening gebracht.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.