About the property
- Villa7319 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 nights
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..
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- Apr 08, 2018
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 Constantia
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
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We had a wonderful stay at the Villa at Le Bonheur
We had a wonderful stay at the Villa at Le Bonheur. The unit was well furnished, comfortable and clean. It was everything we were looking for in terms of our needs. The outside pool was fantastic as well. Constantia is such a beautiful suburb to stay in. Thanks to Athol and his team for looking after us. Would definitely stay again.
Thank you for another Great Review We at Lebonheur Strive to make Lebonheur the Top Guest House in the Constantia valley with our well trained staff & continual maintainance & Upgrades with the Water Crisis in Cape Town we have connected Our Borehole to The Villa with Correct Filters & keep the PH balanced at all times. We have also recently installed 36 Solar electric Panels with 2X 10 KW Hybrid Inverters with battery back up virtually taking us off the Grid.
With Our 6 Double bedrooms with Comfortable beds & sleeping 12 ideal for Larger or Smaller Families Summer & Winter with our Large Solar heated Pool & Solar Heated Jacuzzi with large Manicured Garden with our enclosed Patio's & Top Sundowner Patio with 360 degree views of the Constantia valley & Backdrop of Table Mountain centrally situated close to most of the Popular tourist spots in & around Cape Town 20 Minutes to the Airport Waterfront ,Table Mountain most of the Popular beaches Boulders Beach in Simonstown on your way to Cape Point.Our Staff with give you weather updates & guide you if required on activities for the day with the changing weather patterns we some times experience on Cape Town. We do ask to use Water sparingly due to the Present Water Crisis bit we have a good strong borehole that will make sure that you will have a high Standard of Running Water for your future Holiday to Cape Town while staying at Lebonheur. We look forward to hosting you & your families & friends in the future.
& to all our returning guests that come back annually we value your support & confidence in the Good service that we offered all our guests & will welcome you to the LeBonheur Family
Wonderful and heartful place!
Das Haus ist wunderbar zentral und ruhig gelegen und aufgrund der hervorragenden Küche, aber auch der excellenten Lage zu den vielen Restaurants bestens für Selbstversorger und andere Gäste geeignet. Athol und sein Team kümmern sich rührend um die Gäste und das Haus. Jako ist oft der "King" aller Gäste. Der Blick auf die Rückseite des Tafelberges zu allen Tageszeiten traumhaft, am schönsten zum Sonnenaufgang. Wir kommen 2018 gern wieder.
"Thank you for the review it is always a pleasure to continue to maintain the High standard for our regular guests that come a few times a year to leBonheur a Place they Call "Home from Home". We offer a beautiful 6 bedroom Villa & Guest Suite to all our guests that is 5 Star & is continually maintained & upgraded to keep our guests happy. This review speaks for itself but this year we have done further upgrades by installing 36 Solar Electric panels with Dual 10 KW inverters almost getting us off the grid with battery back up to ensure our guests will have electricity when the Grid goes down when is seldom but it also enables us to run our Solar Heated Pool Pump & Solar Heated Jacuzzi pump during the day ensuring warm water for our large salt secluded pool & Jacuzzi. With our 3 enclosed Patios is great for entertaining Summer & Winter with our state of the Art Glass Sliding panels where our guests relax after a long day & still feel they are in Nature surrounded by a manicured Garden with an Abundance of Bird life & a Top Sundowner Deck which has amasing views of the Backdrop of Table Mountain & the surrounding Constantia Valley with its Top Class wine farms & Restaurants & close to Constantia Shopping centre for all your daily needs & just generally centrally situated to most of all the Tourist attractions & beaches in & around Cape Town.Well spread out Villa that you can host large or small groups not feeling you on top of one another & LeBonheur Means "The Happiness" come & joins us for one of your special Vacations in Cape Town where our staff will spoil you & assist you with all your daily needs. Thank you to all our regular guests part of the " LeBonheur Family "
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.
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.
An excellent place to stay for a large group
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.
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
Beautiful cottage and friendly hosts
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!
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
Wonderful place to stay
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
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.
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.
Additional information about rental rates
Peak, Summer & Winter Rates Peak 15th December -- 15th January ; Summer 1st October -- 30th April; Winter 1st May -- 30th September;