Forest Hills cottages accommodation is situated on the slopes of the Constantia berg Valley, Tokai, nestled between the stunning Steenberg wine Estate and the beautiful Tokai Reserve areas. Gated access to the property 84 Zwaanswyk rd takes you down a private road leading to the white gated entrance of Forest Hills, into this lovely, peaceful and private old residence.

We have the privilege of being situated on the Constantia Valley wine route, now extending from Steenberg farm, Uitsig, Buitenverwaghting, Groot Constantia, all the way up to Glen Constantia! This area boasts some of the world’s finest wine producing farms, and award winning restaurants, with the most wonderful views across the vineyards and surrounding mountains.

Access to the local shopping centres, 2 golf courses, a Spa facility, the American Embassy, Westlake and Steenberg business park are within a two kilometer radius of this area, as is the exit to the M3 highway to take you into Cape town and to the waterfront. On the opposite side of Tokai, is the scenic route for Peninsula drives to Cape Point and the various beaches, with all the natural beauty that the Cape has to offer. Along the way are many places of interest, lovely restaurants, bistros and coffee shops. There are also wonderful hiking and biking trails in the Tokai reserve, and in the upper Silvermine mountain areas for those who love to be amongst the fynbos and see the view of the Cape from above! For walkers and runners there are many routes close by, and trails through the Constantia green belts.

The property and cottages are very secure and and there is ample secure parking within the property.

Guests have access to a private garden, patio braai area and access to the Tokai Reserve through electronic gates from the property. Wifi is available in all units. The cottages are centrally situated for easy access to all areas in Cape town, which depending on traffic is 25 minutes to both central Cape town and the to the airport.


Forest hills cottages offers self-catering accommodation in three units.

Pepper Tree Cottage: This charming cottage has a queen bedroom on a mezzanine level above the kitchenette, tables and chairs, couch and TV area. It also has two single beds in the downstairs bedroom next to a full bathroom. Fully self-catering, serviced daily, DTSV and wireless internet, towels and linen provided in all units.

Honeysuckle: A lovely ensuite room with a queen bed and kitchenette dining area all in one room, with an en-suite shower. Fully self-catering, serviced daily, DSTV and wireless internet.

Bougainvillea: A spacious room with a double bed and a single bed, equipped to heat up meals or prepare light meals, toaster/kettle, microwave and fridge. Semi self-catering, serviced daily. DSTV and wireless internet.

Ample secure parking is available within the property. Cottages are well secured and we have private security in the only access road to the area.
Children of all ages are welcome.
No smoking allowed inside the cottages.
Cancellation policy – cancellation must be done 60 days in advance of high season. A refund of deposit will be done if a replacement booking is found.


Couple from R880 to R980 per night, single from R650 to R750 per night and children from R200 - 300 per night

map & directions

Zwaanswyk Road, Tokai, Cape Town

Directions from CT airport - follow signs for Cape Town city, Take M3 South towards Muizenberg, Exit left on the off ramp for Tokai Rd turn off, Turn RIGHT @ robots into Tokai RD. Drive straight up until traffic circle, into the circle and straight up towards Tokai plantation. Turn left into Zwaanswyk rd. Continue up. Travel over the four way stop, 3 rd right Green gates for no 84 Forest Hills. Press bell at the car window. Come up private road to the main white gates around the corner of the panhandle.

enquiries & reservations

84 Zwaanswyk Road, Tokai, Cape Town

  • Tel: (+27 21) 712 6431
  • Cell: (+27 84) 582 4545

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