overview

Not surprisingly embassies and the discerning few choose Bishopscourt as their preferred locale in Cape Town; central to all beaches, golf courses, the Waterfront and the Constantia vineyards the area is sheltered from the wind and a peaceful refuge from the holiday crowds.

The Bishopsview is a beautifully furnished air-conditioned home-away-from-home with 4 ultra-luxurious suites. All bedrooms have en-suite luxury travertine and marble bathrooms, cotton-percale linens and superbly comfortable beds. Privacy and security in stylish sophistication ensure rejuvenation of mind, body and soul.

1. The Villa
Life in the Villa revolves around the travertine pool and the magnificent “outdoor” dining and lounge patio area with its inspiring mountain views. Indoors another lounge, dining room and two TV family rooms provide a gracious retreat on chilly nights.
A large extensively equipped open-plan kitchen fully supports any dining or entertainment impulses you may have!

Ponds, fountains, the landscaped gardens and discreet service complete the picture.

BEDROOMS

Downstairs: a full king-size bed suite with lounge area and en-suite bathroom facing towards the garden, mountain and pool. Accessed through the adjoining study, this private suite with outside entrance is beautifully furnished in turquoise and white. Travertine floors and rugs complement the tasteful decor. Air-conditioning, satellite TV and DVD, hair dryer, & heated towel rails complete the sense of exclusivity. Bath robes, slippers and toiletries are provided.

Upstairs
Main bedroom en suite – features an extremely spacious, luxurious suite with a large patio facing the wooded slopes of Table Mountain. With a king-sized bed, under-carpet heating, ceiling fan, walk-in dressing room and travertine and marble bathroom with twin showers and bath, the sense of comfort is wonderful. Satellite TV, radio & CD player, DVD, heated towel rails, and beautiful mirrored cupboards reflect the Persian rugs and superb quality furnishings. The room is air-conditioned. Bath robes, slippers and toiletries are provided.

Mountain view en suite – a spacious, luxury suite with king-sized bed, fully carpeted and facing the mountains and pool, with access to the large patio. Under floor heating, CD player and heated towel rails in the travertine bathroom with its shower and bath complement the tasteful furnishings. The room is air-conditioned. Bath robes, slippers and toiletries are provided.

Garden view en suite- a smaller suite with queen bed, fully carpeted and under-floor heating. Travertine bathroom and heated towel rails. A cosy and comfortable room with quality finishes and plenty of cupboards.
The room has a fan. Bath robes, slippers and toiletries are provided.


LIVING AREAS

Indoors- the formal lounge and dining rooms are beautifully furnished with fine paintings, antiques and Persian rugs over travertine floors. Spacious and elegant, they create with the fire-place a special retreat.

The informal family rooms with satellite plasma TV and DVD, couches and comfy arm chairs offer a relaxing environment for entertainment, leading onto both the main patio and the open-plan kitchen.

The kitchen and scullery are fully equipped with everything you may need: Gas hob, electric oven, micro-wave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. A fridge and separate freezer create plenty of food storage. Quality crockery & cutlery for up to 15 guests is provided.

A separate study with scanner/copier/fax and high-speed internet access point provides a home-office facility for the busy executive. A guest toilet completes the downstairs services.

Outdoors- dine and lounge outdoors in this superb entertainment area. The 10 seat oak dining table and adjacent patio lounge with couches and fireplace, create a luxurious holiday environment. Facing the gardens, pool and mountain , the views are spectacular, natural and private. Protected from the winds, this is a great space to relax, read and chat over a glass of Constantia red!

Around the corner is another smaller private patio with comfortable couches.

The travertine pool is large and deep. Sun-loungers and towels are provided

The secure 3-car garage has automated doors, and accesses directly into the kitchen. Plenty of storage space is available.
Exterior parking for up to 10 vehicles is available behind electric gates.

Features

Enjoy a luxurious holiday in a secure pampering environment. We provide....
Our Housekeeper to host you during your stay
Complimentary tea, coffee, toiletries and flowers on arrival
Local restaurant list, brochures of the area and attractions


In Room:
Satellite TV in 2 suites and in 2 family lounge areas
Cotton percale linens
Toiletries & Hairdryers
Bath Robes
Bath & Beach Towels
Electronic Document safe
Under floor heating and heated towel rails
Airconditioning

The House:
Live in Housekeeper & serviced daily (5 days)
Security alarm, beams & electric fencing with a direct link to armed response
High –speed Fibre Wireless internet
Laundry and ironing services on request
Chef available on request
Gas Barbecue
Outdoor fireplace, dining & lounge area
Secure off street parking for 10 cars – 3 secure garages
Daily pool & garden service


rates

High Season 16th Jan - 30th April 2017 R 13 500 per night
Green Season 1st May - 30th Sept 2017 R 10 500 per night
Mid Season 1st Oct - 14th Dec 2017 R 12 000 per night
Peak Season 15th Dec - 15th Jan 2018 R 16 500 per night
High Season 16th Jan - 30th April 2018 R 14 000 per night

map & directions

4 Kirstenbosch Drive, Bishopscourt, Cape Town

From the Airport: Exit the airport on the N2 towards Cape Town ( Table Mountain will be ahead of you). Proceed down the N2 past the old Power Station chimneys on your right. Exit LEFT onto the M3, signposted to Kirstenbosch/Muizenberg. Proceed down the M3 past Cape Town University on your right, until you reach the first set of traffic lights. Turn RIGHT onto the M63 towards Kirstenbosch. Proceed down the M63 until you see 3 stone cottages on your left. Turn LEFT into Kirstenbosch Drive, just before the stone Church on your left. Proceed up Kirstenbosch Drive, past a shop on your left, over a small bridge, around the right-hand bend to Number 4 on your LEFT. Ring the Gate Bell and you have arrived!

enquiries & reservations

4 Kirstenbosch Drive, Bishopscourt

  • Tel: (+27 21) 674 7020
  • Cell: (+27 82) 442 7214

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