7 Church Street Luxury Guest House Montagu Z.A.
7 Church Street Guest House offers luxury 4 star guest house accommodation set in beautiful landscaped gardens in the heart of Montagu on the popular Cape Route 62.
This lovingly restored Victorian home dates back to the 1850’s and is typical of Montagu and Little Karoo architecture. The original homestead which fronts the road is home to reception, dining rooms and kitchen and opens to landscaped rose-filled gardens. Guest suites are set amongst the gardens with magnificent views of surrounding mountains and abundant birdlife.
7 Church Street is in the centre of Montagu, set just off the main street, and is tranquil, quiet and relaxing; a welcome retreat to just enjoy and a perfect base for exploring the treasures of the area for 3 or 4 enchanting & memorable days.
Guest accommodation is set out in the rear park-like indigenous and rose gardens with a proliferation of bird life centered on the pond. Secure parking is available off-street for all guests and there is a sparkling pool to keep cool in summer. The suites are extremely spacious. Original artworks adorn all the rooms, bedrooms average 36 square meters, bathrooms are spacious with most having twin sinks and separate toilets, shaver points etc.
All rooms offer:
• 40inch flat screen TV’s with DSTV ~ M-Net, film, sport & news channels
• Hospitality tray with tea / coffee and biscuits
• Hairdryers, fridges and safety deposit boxes
• Free unlimited Wi-Fi in all areas
• All rooms have private verandas and courtyards with mountain views.
The courtyard suite has two entrances, one to a veranda to enjoy the morning sun or evening shade and one leading out to a courtyard with a pergola. It features a 4 poster king, extra-length-size bed with adjoining lounge and an en-suite bathroom with twin sinks and huge separate shower.
The elevated Garden Suite has its own entrance, a queen size bed and a three quarter extra-length bed in the huge 65 sq m lounge. The suite features an en-suite bathroom with bath and separate shower. An 18 sq m sundeck overlooks the stunning gardens, mountains and sunsets.
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Suite One has its own entrance overlooking the garden with a king size bed in a 36sqm vaulted thatched room and en-suite bathroom with separate toilet and large shower.
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Suite Two has its own entrance overlooking the garden with duck pond. It has a king size four-poster bed with an elevated mezzanine floor with two additional single beds in a 60sqm truly magnificent suite. En-suite bathroom with separate toilet, bath and huge two-person shower.
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Suite Three has its own entrance overlooking the indigenous garden with two three-quarter extra length beds in a 36sqm vaulted thatched room with en-suite bathroom with separate toilet and shower. The room also has a privately elevated sun-deck with spectacular views over the surrounding countryside. No children in this suite.
7 Church Street Garden Lodge provides breakfast, but no lunch or evening meals.
Breakfast is served in the dedicated breakfast room or under the newly constructed vine shaded pergola in the courtyard. Breakfasts change daily, but consist of a combination of the following: artistically decorated fresh fruit salad, Oats a-la 7 Church Street, homemade granola with yogurt, scrambled eggs with salmon or bacon, eggs and all the trimmings. Alternatively, a platter of cold meat and cheeses can be arranged on request. Coffee, teas, and toast with homemade marmalade and jams.
Why we recommend it
• Stunning large rooms with high attention to detail evident throughout
• Set in a beautiful and tranquil garden and central location of property in Montagu
• Run by friendly, experienced and helpful owners who know much about the area
Things to consider:
• A laundry service can be made available for stays of 2 nights or longer. Guests should advise of their requirement for this upon arrival.
• The owners are very accommodating for any special requirements but these must be discussed in advance to avoid disappointment.
• Children can be accommodated by appointment-SAFETY>>We point out that we have the un-fenced swimming pool and un-fenced duck pond Parents are/must be, responsible for their children We tend to put families in suites where they can relax and normally limit to 1 family at a time.
from 1 October to 30th April 700 to 950
Directions to 7 Church Street. A. From CAPE TOWN Via PAARL Along the N1: On approaching Worcester, take 2nd turn-off to the right into Worcester (The first is Mountain Mill Shopping Mall and the casino) Follow road over railway bridge, through 1 traffic light and turn left into High Street at the second traffic light Then bearing right as at the next traffic light it’s the turn-off to the right for the Robertson/Ashton/Montagu road and follow the road through these towns to Montagu and once in Montagu take the 3rd turn-off to the left which is Church Street and we are half-way up the road on the left. 7 Church Street does have a sign on that corner. A1. From Stelenbosh via Franschhoek: A beautiful and scenic drive: leave Stelenbosh in direction Franschhoek, travelling over Hellshoogte pass. Drive over Franschhoek pass on the R45 to Villiersdorp and on the R43 towards Worcester. Right 10km before Worcester signed Robertson/Over Hex, Take the R60 to Robertson, then Ashton and R62 into Montagu B. From CAPE TOWN Via SIR LOWRY’S PASS Along N2: This route is advisable when guests drive from the Cape Town International Airport directly out our way as it is easier to get onto the N2 than the N1 from there. Also if guests stay anywhere from Southern Suburbs to False Bay Coast it is the quickest. The first major town along this route is, Somerset West, which you by-pass and carry on over the Sir Lowry’s Pass through Elgin/Grabouw over the Houw Hoek Pass towards Caledon, through to Caledon, Riviersonderend,(Watch for speed traps) and then at a small place called Stormsvlei, turn left and take the route through Bonnievale, Left at T Junction and right signed Ashton, Montagu 1km later which eventually joins up with the R60 road that comes from Swellendam, turn left for 7kms and follow till another T-junction faces you and turn right on R62 to Montagu. C. Route to MONTAGU from PORT ELIZABETH & GARDEN ROUTE: This route takes you from Port Elizabeth through Jeffrey’s Bay, Plettenberg Bay via the Toll Road (fastest)or Nature’s Valley (scenic) to Knysna, Wilderness and George. Once in Montagu, take the 5th road, Church Street, to your right and you will see the big white Church at the top of the road and 7 Church Street is half way up the road on the left hand side. Alternatively, you can take the N2 from Wilderness via Mossel Bay, Albertinia, Riversdale, Heidelberg (The quickest way is a dirt road 17km long to Barrydale-Sign posted Barrydale R322 on N2 but, this depends on your transport and driving restrictions from the hire company-see next paragraph) and turn off at Swellendam,– following the R60 to Ashton, Montagu and taking the 3rd road to the left which is Church Street and we are situated half way up the road on the left hand side. Another scenic route would be to take the road from Heidelberg, turning off the N2 following the signs to Suurbraak, Barrydale, via the Tradouw Pass which is one of the prettiest passes in our area, joining the scenic Route 62 at Barrydale again and once in Montagu taking the 5th road to the right and you are in Church Street where we are situated on the left hand side. D. Route to MONTAGU – from N1 north, i.e.GAUTENG direction: Follow the N1 down to Beaufort West, Laingsburg, Touws River. Approx.30km outside Touws River, there is a turn-off to the left (R318) that will lead you over the Koo Valley and Burgers Pass to Montagu. Arriving in Montagu, just follow the main road (Bath Street) thro’ 4 stop streets until you are next to the big white Church on the right. The next road to the left is Church Street where we are situated on the right hand side. Once in Montagu, take the 5th road, Church Street, to your right and you will see the big white Church at the top of the road and 7 Church Street is half way up the road on the left hand side. 7 Church Street Luxury Guest House e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Box 43, - 7, Church Street, Montagu. 6720 South Africa. Web site www.7churchstreet.co.za Telephone +27 (0) 23 614 1186 Fax No. +27 (0) 23 614 3442 G.P.S . South 33°47’19.30” and 20°07’09.92” East Cel No. +27 (0) 84 507 8941
7 Church Street, Montagu, 6720