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Upmarket Tuscan Villa slleeps 12 With Heated pool & Jacuzzi

Bedrooms 5
Space 6,458 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights


About the property

5 Double Bedrooms + Guest suite 4 Bathrooms ( Villa )

Ideal Summer & Winter Villa with Heated Pool & Jacuzzi perfect for Large families celebrating wedding ,birthdays or Reunions or for one to get away from the hustle & bustle of city life & chill in Constantia Valley surrounded by Mountains & Wine Farms

Close to top beaches, Table Mountain one of the Seven Wonders of the world, Kirstenbosch botanical Gardens, Top Resturants & bars & most Beaches..

Property Manager
Athol Childs
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Athol Childs

Being running Lebonheur Villa & Guest Suite since 2004 specialise in repeat business with many of our Guests returning annually or every 2nd year.

Well trained & reliable staff we operate as a team offering our Guests personal attention & guidance on things to do guiding them with weather & other information.

Think we are doing something correct as we strive to improve & maintain or spacious Gem in Upper Constantia that can host from large families not feeling on top of one another in our well designed 6 Bedroom Villa.Our photo's of the Villa & surrounding area is what you see is what you get in fact most of our guests say that LeBonheur itself far outstrips the Beautiful Pictures. See you at Lebonheur soon

Why Athol Childs chose Southern Suburbs Cape Town

It is spacious is well designed & spread out to cater for Large or smaller groups for Summer & Winter Holidays & is very well positioned to the Airport & most of the popular tourist spots in & around Cape Town including The waterfront Table Mountain Most of the Popular beaches including Boulders Penguin Beach in Simonstown on your way to Cape Point.

5 Minutes from Constantia Shopping villiage for your daily needs as well as Top Restaurants & our Top 12 Wine Estates in the Constantia Valley most of them also offer top Restaurants not to be missed & top Golf Courses.

What makes this villa unique

Large Solar Heated Pool & Solar heated jacuzzi 3 Covered Patio's with Modern State of the Art Stacking doors that give you the feeling of being outside with a manicured Garden Central Safe secure with spectacular Views of the backdrop of Table Mountain from our Top Sun Downer Patio with amazing walks & Bike trials on our door step. Comfortable beds & a Team that will spoil you while on Vacation in Cape Town


Constantia Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 6458 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet , On Suite
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , On Suite
  • Modern Tiled bathrooms with towels etc.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Extra Length , Memory foam
    Bedroom 2 - Extra Length , Memory foam
    Bedroom 3 - Extra Length , Memory foam
    Bedroom 4 - Extra Length , Memory foam
    Bedroom 5 - Extra Length , Memory foam
  • Spacious Double bedrooms with views of mountain in secure walled estate . Sunny carpeted & comfortable beds Under Carpet Heating ideal for Summer & Winter Vacations with Magnificient views of the Backdrop of Table Mountain.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Small Cooler
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • 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
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Large Heated pool & Jacuzzi with 4 Patios views of the backdrop of table mountain in manicured garden Ideal for weddings extended families birthday functions , anniversaries or a much needed vacation.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Upmarket Tuscan Villa slleeps 12 With Heated pool & Jacuzzi
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews

Beautiful house

  • 4 of 5

Le Bonheur Guesthouse that sleeps 12 people is excellent for a big family. The rooms are neat, spacious and have all the necessary equipment. The beds are comfortable and the kitchen is absolutely perfect for cooking a feast. All cutlery and utensils you can think of are available. The house is secure and has a beautiful garden and other facilities. The presence of the owner in the property also makes staying at the house very hospitable because he's always available to address issues as they arise. You won't be bothered by his presence because he stays at the back and will not be on your face. He's also very friendly. However, if it is the Jacuzzi and the heated pool that attracts you to the place, be sure to visit the place when the weather is hot because the solar power used by the property only provides those services when it's hot. Also inform the owner of your showering times because the geysers are timed in terms of when to start heating up the water. The fact that the TV's in the bedrooms only have minimal channels and what you watch in your room is determined by what the other guests in the other rooms want to watch is a minor issue because you can still get all channels in the main lounge. Cape Town is generally having water shortages and don't be surprised if you get there and you're restricted on the use of bath tubs. Nonetheless, my family had a great time at Le Bonheur Guesthouse and recommend it for families needing comfortable, spacious, quiet and friendly environment.


  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review on LeBonheur Villa & Guest Suite. It was a pleasure hosting this family for 3 nights at Lebonheur. Lebonheur is totally Green Friendly with use of Solar Energy as much as possible. With Solar heated Geysers 11 Solar Panels for the Large Solar Heated Pool & 4 Panels for the 8 seater Solar heated Jacuzzi. We have also undertaken a huge Solar Electric project this year that has virtually got us off the Grid with battery back up in case of Power failures to be self sustaining. As everyone in Cape Town knows the serious Water Shortage in the Western Cape with the Dams at 33.5% full compared to last year at 61.5% we may run out of drinkable water by March if we don't get more rain before the end of our rainy season which we are fast approaching. To avoid this we tell all our guests on arrival about the situation with pamphlets available & the Councils request to avoid bathing & take short showers. All hotels & Guest Houses are all standing together to avoid the Dams from drying up. We undertook a huge project to have our Borehole water Tested & with a good standard of water we have added filters to assure water for our guests that is also drinkable so that we are able to operate even if the water situation worsens. Never to forget that even the fact that we have a strong borehole to still use the water sparingly. We laise with our guests offering them weather updates etc & depending on the weather we recommend various things for them to do on a daily basis. With our solar geysers with timers we set the timers according to each guests needs assuring that they have hot water daily winter & summer. During the winter it is impossible to sustain pool & Jacuzzi tempratures especially at night so we cover up the pool every year during the Winter & when it warms up usually around 1 November we open up the Large pool using Daily solar energy & with our compulsory pool cover so to avoid evaparation & offer swimming temprature around 33 c & Jacuzzi with tempratures around 40c & there are instruction on how to get the most out of the Jacuzzi. When guests request accommodation during winter we reply advising them of the Winter Solar Heated & Solar heated jacuzzi but advise them that we are Winter & Summer Friendly with Wood burning Fireplaces & bedroom heating if necessary in winter & fans during Summer with our well Insulated & ventilated 5 Star Villa & Lime cottage with Large covered patios with state of the art stacking doors ideal Summer/Winter.
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An excellent place to stay for a large group

  • 4 of 5

The property itself is an excellent place to stay, up to ~30mins drive from most of the best places to visit in cape town.

I recommend it for a large family, and we shall definitely look to visit again.

I will note that when you are making payment, avoid bank transfers, we had a problem with that and ended up losing half our deposit. Make sure you confirm all instructions on phone, email alone may not be safe enough.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us at LeBonheur 5 Star Villa & Guest Suite 6 bedroom villa which is perfect for large groups With our Solar heated Pool as well as Solar heated Jacuzzi with 3 covered patio's which have state of the art Stacking Sliding doors perfect for both Summer winter & summer vacations. As mentioned by our guests we are centrally situated in Upper Constantia on a secure Estate close to all the top Tourist attractions in & around Cape Town most of the Top beaches Cape Point & not to forget the famous Boulders Beach with Penguins & ideal to cool off for a swim on your way to Cape point. Also Close to Constantia Shopping centre for all you shopping needs & 12 Top Wine Farms within 5-10 minute drive 3 Top Golf Courses & Table Mountain & the waterfront not to forget Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens with their new tree Top walkway & also has summer concerts on Sunday evening popular Restaurant for Breakfast of Lunch after walking through their beautiful Botanical Garden.. Yes one can not be to careful with Cyber crime these days which is happening all around us & we have now implemented strict security codes & stipulate on our invoices that WE WILL NEVER CHANGE OUR BANKING DETAILS & if as a guest you wish to book you are welcome to call us on our contact number to confirm your reservation & payment method & details so you as a guest feel secure with making payment. We have being operating for over 12 years & our staff will make you welcome recommend various things to do depending on the weather for that day We look forward to meeting you & hosting you at LeBonheur Villa in the future
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Beautiful cottage and friendly hosts

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Le Bonheur. Athol and Joy were friendly, accommodating and relaxed. The cottage is beautiful - big and very well appointed - it includes everything you'd ever need and is very secure. We would definitely return!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us at Lime Cottage 146 square meter 2 bedroom 2 Bathroom cottage newly built well appointed with 2 Large Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms on Suite with a Large French style Open Plan Kitchen with all the mod cons with an 8 seater dining room table & Lounge with large TV's in all the rooms & a 30 square meter Covered patio with state of the art Glass stacking doors with an 8 seater Table & chairs with 2 Loungers as well as 2 recliners looking onto a lush well maintained Garden & use of a Solar heated pool & not to mention the modern French Wood burning Fire place that makes this a perfect summer as well as winter Vacation spot. Put this on top of your list when next visiting Cape Town centrally situated to all the beaches Wine Estates & all the popular Cape Town tourist spots. Please book early to avoid disappointed but we do have 2 other Two bedroom cottages on the Estate if you miss out on Lime Cottage
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Wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Le Bonheur is a wonderful place to stay in the Cape Town area. It is closed to all important attractions.

The place is very beautifull and very clean. The kitchen was was amazing and equipped with everything (better than ours at home ;-).

There are many places to stay and relax in the Le bonheur Environment. The Hosts where very friebdly and was helping us in everything !!!. We can fully recommend this place. Thanks again to Joy and Athol

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for joining us to stay during November 2016 at our 6 Bedroom Villa in Upper Constantia. All really well appointed can host up to 12 Guests is this well spread out Villa & Guest Suite Ideal for large Family's or just the smaller families wanting to get away to Beautiful Constantia with all the 12 top Wine farms at your door step as well as being centrally situated to all the Top beaches & tourist attractions in Cape Town. Our Kitchen with at Top AEG Gas hob electric Oven with all the things you will need for your stay while at Lebonheur. With 3 Covered Patio's with State of the Art Glass Sliding doors with an inside & outside bar overlooking a large solar heated pool & solar heated Jacuzzi overlooking a large manicured Garden with a Down Sundower Patio overlooking the Constantia Valley & the backdrop of Table Mountain. Please book early to avoid disapointment & our eager staff are willing to spoil & pamper you while on your Summer or Winter Holiday. Cape town has become a popular Summer & Winter Destination & we have made sure with a large wood burning fire place in the Lounge keeping you cosy on those winter nights. Please view our site & the professional pictures of our 5 Star Villa & Guest Suite.
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A great way to start a trip to South Africa

  • 5 of 5

The Property is very well located in a quiet area 15 minutes away for the city center and a short reach to some great wineries.

Athol is a the best host you can ask for and he will be glad to help you with all your questions.

We weren't able to use the pool and hot tub because of a storm a few days before but Jacko was a good compensation.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Thank you for your positive Review which we always strive to achieve so we can give our future guests an Honest & true opinion of someone who has booked at LeBonheur that not only had a wonderful experience & stay but will also be returning next year, LeBonheur is perfectly situated to most Tourist spots in & around Cape Town Airport to Beaches Waterfront Table Mountain Kirstenbosch Botanical gardens Boulders Penguin Beach in Simonstown on the way to Cape Point. Top restaurants & Shopping centres & is also in the heart of the Constantia Valley Wine Estates Golf Courses & 5 Star accommodation sleeps 12 Six Double Bedrooms with a Solar Heated Pool & Solar Heated Jacuzzi well protected from the winds making it a perfect Summer or Winter Choice. We will continue to strive to improve on our service daily. It is always a pleasure to see our hard work of our who;e team at LeBonheur is not wasted but appreciated Hope to see you at LeBonheur on your next Special Vacation we will spoil YOU!" Thank you!
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Spacious, versatile and luxurious

  • 4 of 5

Le Bonheur is well situated and has a stunning view of the mountains, quiet but central, Constatia Village and Kirstenbosch gardens but 5 min. away. We were an extended family of 10 and had ample room to relax in the many sitting locations and lounges in the house. The kitchen is very well equipped and we wanted for nothing (with the range of age groups, we had a diverse need for different equipment - all to be had). The bedrooms are very comfortable, main en suite, and generally the house is very clean and maintained by friendly staff who also wash and iron! Athol met us and gave us a run down on the house as well as always being available for our needs and tips for where to do what, an excellent host. A heated pool and jacuzzi are available as well as a roof-top terrace for sundowners, great. Masses of fridge room and bar facilities are available.

I would recommend this to anyone no matter what one is looking for, a truely versatile villa.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive review for LeBonheur Villa & Guest Suite 6 Double Bedrooms sleeping 12 guests comfortably It is situated in a secure leafy Upper Constantia with amasing views of the back drop of Table Mountain. It is ideal for large or smaller groups for both Summer & Winter Holidays with it's many Patio's with Stacking doors that can be opened or closed depending on the weather onto the large Solar heated swimming pool & Solar heated jacuzzi with its many recliners in a very secluded almost wind free Patio. The Top Sundowner deck is ideal for relaxing in the evening with a 360 view of the backdrop of Table Mountain & Constantia valley with views as far as the Mountains around Stellenbosch. LeBonheur is well maintained by our staff who keep LeBonheur clean & make your holiday really special so you can relax & chill around the pool or on one of the many Patios that have an inside & outside bar with Stacking doors that can be opened or closed depending on the weather . There is secure parking for all our guests & I will normally meet all guests on arrival & show them all the in 's & out's of LeBonheur Tv's Wi-Fi & lighting as well as offer them a map with all the popular tourist spots in & around Constantia Valley with it's many top Wine Estates for wine tasting lovely top resturants. Lebonheur is also centrally situated cliose to most popular beaches Table mountain The Waterfront Cape Point Bolders penguin beach & the famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens with it's new Boomslang ( Tree top walkway ) as well as the airport. I am sure you will enjoy your stay at LeBonheur & return annually or as often as you can like many of our guests do. We also have 3 Lovely 2 bedroom cottages if you have an extended family or guests coming for a family reunion or Birthday etc. Looking forward to meeting you & hosting you at LeBonheur on your next holiday.
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Cape Town International
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Cape Town Harbour
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Royal Cape, Westlake, Steenberg
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Constantia Village
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Camps Bay, Hout Bay

LeBonheur Villa is situated in the most beautiful city Cape Town , surrounded by mountains ( Table Mountain ) Forests Top 6 winefarms, 3 of the best Golf Courses , Resturants , Kirstenbosh botanical Gardens , Aqaurium ,Amasing Beaches Scenic Drives, Cape Point.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $398.51

Peak, Summer & Winter Rates
Peak 15th December -- 15th January ;
Summer 1st October -- 30th April;
Winter 1st May -- 30th September;

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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