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3 Star Self Catering Accommodation in Constantia Valley ,S/Suburbs Cape Town - 1 Bedroom Bungalow , sleep 2 or 3 or 4 persons in Constantia Cape Town

Bedrooms 1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights



1 Bedroom Bungalow , sleep 2 or 3 or 4 persons in Constantia Cape Town

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Self Catering Bungalow ( approx 80m2 in size) for sleeping 2 or 3 or 4 persons .

.Unit for sleeping 2 or 3 or 4 persons has same Price Per Unit Per Night .

( Extra 1 or 2 single beds placed in the lounge or bedroom as required)

We do not service daily but for long stays we clean and service Unit and replace Towels and Bed Linen every 7 days .

Private entrance with outdoor patio and table and chairs and own BBQ facility.

Secure off street parking behind remote controlled security gate .

Bedroom can have 2 single Beds or Queen size bed , as requested

Bath and free standing Shower in Bathroom .Towels and Bath Mat provided .

Open plan Lounge /dining table /fully equipped Kitchen with Stove with Oven and Hob , and Fridge / Freezer .

Crockery and Utensils for 6 persons .

Ceiling fans . Safe in bedroom .

Shared Laundry , library with books and tourist info and guest computer with free WiFi

Shared swimming pool ( child safety fenced and gated )

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About the property

Ascot Gardens Self Catering

Ascot Gardens ‘Home from Home’ 3 Star Graded Self Catering , is inspected every year by the Tourist Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) . This your guarantee that the self catering accommodation we provide you with , is equal to international self catering standards.

Ascot Gardens offers 1 or 2 or 3 Bedroom Garden view private self catering Suites and Cottages of various sizes and differing furnishings , for sleeping from 2 -8 persons and a exclusive Ascot Holiday Villa for sleeping 8 and up to 14 persons .

All S/C units are surrounded by beautiful gardens . ( As featured on BBCTv Gardeners World program .)

• Free WiFi internet to all units

• Private entrance to each unit.

• With private patio with table and chairs with own BBQ , and surrounded by the beautiful gardens .

Fully furnished and equipped units including all cutlery and crockery , bed linen , bath towels , bath mats , and with toilet rolls provided .

Serviced weekly

•Premium satellite DSTv Television viewed on Flat screens and also DVD.

• Music Centers , Bedside Clock Radio.

• Secure Off Street Parking close to each unit and behind remote controlled entrance gates.

. Safe and Ceiling fans in all Bedrooms and Lounges.

• Iron and ironing board

• Laundry with Washing machine and Tumble Dryer provided (Tumble Dryer only available in winter months )

• Library offering 300 English books , magazines and Tourist Info brochures and maps , and a guest use computer with free WiFi and Skype

• Shared ( fenced and gated) Swimming Pool .

Sun lounges for sun bathing placed either around Pool or in your own private patio area alongside your own unit .

Ascot Gardens central position in Cape Town Constantia Southern Suburbs is an ideal base for visiting and seeing Cape Towns many attractions.

Bergvliet is a quiet safe tree lined Cape Town residential Southern Suburb in the Constantia Valley wine growing area , and only 16 Klms from City Center.

Within 10 minutes walking distance of Ascot Gardens , is the Meadowridge Park and Shop Shopping Center , with Checkers Supermarket , Woolworths Food Store , Absa bank , a Chemist 4 restaurants and a Coffee shop

Heathfield Train Station with Trains going to City Center and False Bay beaches , and 6 other good local restaurants are also within walking distance .

The Constantia Wine route , Constantia Shopping Village , Blue Route shopping center and Constantiaberg Medi Clinic are 5 minutes drive away.

The Airport , V &A Waterfront , Fish Hoek and Hout Bay Beaches and Table Mountain and Kirstenbosch Gardens are 25 minutes drive away .

Muizenberg Beach , Cavendish Square , Newlands Cricket and Rugby Stadiums , Westlake , Steenberg and Royal Cape Golf Clubs , are 15 minutes drive away.

Simonstown , Penguins at Boulders , Canal Walk Shopping , Clovelly Golf club are 25 min away.

Camps Bay , Clifton Beach and Chapman's Peak Drive are 35 min drive away.

Stellenbosch Wine Route , Cape Point Nature Reserve , Noordhoek , Somerset West , Franschhoek are within 50 minutes drive .

Hermanus , the Aquila Big 5 Game Reserve and Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai , are 2-3 hrs drive away.

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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, Afrikaans
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Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2017


Your Hosts @ ASCOT GARDENS - Barry and Lesley Edkins,

8 Eksteen Avenue, Bergvliet

Phone +27 (0)21 7151509

Born in the Baby Boomer decade (1946/47) , both hosts are originally from Johannesburg where they completed their schooling.

A shipboard romance on the Cape Town Castle when sailing from Cape Town to England in 1967 led to the couple marrying in 1969 and settling down first in Durban until 1972 and from where they then spent 5 years in Zimbabwe, living in both Bulawayo and Harare.

Since the closure of Barrys clothing factory in October 2005, Barry has been marketing and managing ASCOT GARDENS.

At ASCOT GARDENS, Barry is responsible for marketing, reservations, payments and maintenance;and for ensuring that the money trees continually bear fruit which then enables Lesley to present our guests with immaculate and stunning gardens throughout the year, and accommodation considered the best value for money self catering accommodation in the Constantia Valley

We live on the property in our own private corner house and from there manage the 1 acre property consisting of the 12 different sized ASCOT GARDENS SELF CATERING garden suites .

Ascot Gardens often has open days to show off our lovely gardens , and the money raised is donated to worthy charities .

BARRY EDKINS purchased this bungalow in 2005

Why BARRY EDKINS chose Western Cape

Barry’s work in the Clothing Industry led to a move from Zimbabwe to Cape Town in 1977 and the purchase of the original ASCOT HOUSE , 6 EKSTEEN AVENUE, BERGVLIET in 1979.

In 1996, when their 3 children Grant , Scott and Angie finally left home , Ascot House was subdivided into 3 separate private self catering suites and the ASCOT GARDENS self catering venture was born.

In 2001 , a property at the back of Ascot House was purchased and rebuilt and opened for guests in December 2001 as ASCOT LODGE , 17 JEFFCOAT AVENUE , also offering 3 private self catering suites.

NOVEMBER 2004 marked the opening of another adjoining property ASCOT VILLA , 30 HIDDINGH ROAD , a luxury entire private House/Villa that sleeps 8-14 or can also be booked as 3 separate private self catering suites for different families .

ASCOT MEWS, 28 HIDDINGH ROAD, was opened to guests in July 2005. Conversion of single house to 3 private self catering suites was completed and offers guests s/c accommodation for up to 10 guests.

All of our units have been refurbished in both 2015 and 2016 and furnishings are continuously being updated .The gardens and property are very well maintained by MICHAEL a full time gardener for past 20 years and maintenance man ALBERT

Our annual South African Tourism 3 Star Grading inspection ensures that our accommodation is of an international standard . Last successful inspection for the confirmation of our 3 STAR SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION AWARD was in SEPTEMBER 2016

What makes this bungalow unique

Barry is a keen golfer , and also a partner with son Scott , in Ascot Tours , a company specializing in Golf Tours , hotel accommodation , safaris , car hire and travel throughout Southern Africa.

Barry enjoys drinking good red wine , and his occasional over indulgence has often spoiled a good Thai or fish barbeque meal that he has prepared for his invited friends or ASCOT GARDENS guests.

Michael the gardener , Mary and Sheila the cleaning maids , Albert the maintenance man , all ensure that ASCOT GARDENS is always looking good , clean and colorful for our many international guests that often return and stay with us for 3 weeks to 3 month each year during our summer months of November to end March .

Barry loves to pass on local information of where to eat , shop and visit local attractions. He can recommend some good value deals offered by local restaurants , and provide a daily weather prediction ( NB. Most times incorrectly ! )



Table Mountain
"Table Mountain in Cape Town is one of the official New 7 Wonders of Nature. You can take a c..."
Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden
"Spend the day exploring or picnicking on the grass in this world renowned botanical garden . "
Muizenberg Beach
"Popular with locals and families. Warmer sea water than Clifton or Camps Bay beaches . Great..."
Groot Constantia
"The oldest wine farm in South Africa established 1682. Wine tasting, winery visit and 2 exc..."
Constantia Village Centre
"Great place to shop or eat at the many restaurants on site "
Hout Bay Harbour, Cape Town
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Cape Town
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Tavern and Ale , Main Road , Plumstead
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
V& A Waterfront
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Steenberg , Royal Cape And Westlake Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Heathfield , Train to City and False Bay beaches
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
take M39 Ladies Mile turn off from M3 Motorway
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Louis on the Block , Rock Thai , Acopulco Spur
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Car: necessary

Bergvliet is a quiet peaceful tree lined Cape Town residential Southern Suburb in the Constantia Valley and wine growing area .

Ideally situated within 30 minutes drive of Cape Town Peninsula's many attractions and the City Center , V& A Waterfront , Table Mountain Cable Car , Kirstenbosch Gardens , many Beaches and the Airport.

Within 10 minutes walking distance from ASCOT GARDENS is the local Meadowridge Park and Shop Shopping Center , Heathfield Rail Station , and 6 good local restaurants.

The Constantia Wine Route , including Groot Constantia ,1672 the oldest wine farm in South Africa and Constantia Village Shopping Center , with many restaurants and shops and banks , are only a 5 minutes drive from ASCOT GARDENS .

Kirstenbosch Gardens , Muizenberg Beach , Cavendish Square Shopping Center , Newlands Cricket and Rugby Stadiums , Westlake , Steenberg and Royal Cape Golf Clubs , are 15 minutes drive away.

The Airport , V&A Waterfront , Table Mountain , Cape Town City Centre , Fish Hoek and Hout Bay Beach , the Penguins at Boulders , Simonstown Naval Base and Clovelly Golf Club are 25 minutes away.

Camps Bay , Clifton Beach , and Chapman's Peak Drive are 35 minutes drive away.

Stellenbosch Wine Route , Cape Point Nature Reserve , Noordhoek , Somerset West , Paarl and Franschhoek can be reached in 50 -60 minutes.

Hermanus , Aquila Big 5 Game Reserve , White Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai , and Cape Agulhas , the southern most point of Africa , are about a 2-3 hours drive .

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For every 6 nights booked , 1 night will be FREE!

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Prices are per suite per night ( there are no extra charges).
33% deposit required to confirm booking
Payment by secure credit card

Special Long Stay Summer Discounts given for stays of 21 +Nights( less 10%), 42+ nights (Less 15%) and 56+ Nights ( less 20 %)


Cape Town Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Travelers must check in before 21:00 South Africa time
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Spacious Bathroom with Bath Towels and Mat ( no soap )
  • Deluxe suites have toilet, bath and separate shower in bathrooms, Additional toilet in both KING AND ROYAL SUITES )
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Either Queen Size bed or 2 Single beds provided as requested
  • Queen size bed or 2 single beds and dressing table in bedroom. ceiling fan, wall safe, bedside reading lights,
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
3 Deluxe Self Catering Accommodation Suites ( for sleeping 2 or 3/4 persons for the same price /night / suite) All three spacious deluxe suites have private entrances with outdoor patios and BBQ facilities. The bedrooms and lounges have ceiling fans. Satellite TV, DVD, a music center, clock bedside radio, and Free WIFI. There is also a shared swimming pool, sundeck and secure off-street parking. Laundry , library with tourist information Deluxe suites have bath and separate shower bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens with a 4 plate stove, oven and hob , dishwasher, with crockery and utensils for 6. Large Fridge/Freezer. Spacious bedrooms and lounges. Large bathrooms with bath and free standing shower. ( Additional toilet in both KING AND ROYAL SUITES ) Deluxe suites are spacious and can sleep an extra 1 or 2 PERSONS on 1 or 2 extra single beds or a queen size bed placed in the lounge (no additional charge for sleeping extra 1 or 2 persons )


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1 Bedroom Bungalow , sleep 2 or 3 or 4 persons in Constantia Cape Town
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Excellent self catering apartments

  • 5 of 5

We stayed one week in this well equipped apartment, room had full kitchen. There are restaurants and shops at a walking distance. The location is at very peaceful residential area.

The owner Barry is extremely helpful and gave good advice for our traveling. There is also information library full of traveling information ! Also Free Wifi.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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