The Milestone offers a three bedroom fully-appointed holiday home just a few steps from the ocean offering you seclusion, exclusivity and direct access to your own private beach. It is the perfect haven for nature lovers and for all of us wishing to recharge our batteries from the stress of daily living.
Relax to the sound of birdsong and gentle waves lapping. Experience unique encounters with such South African wildlife as Cape clawless otters, penguins, dolphins, cape fur seals, genets, dassies (hyrax), mongoose and porcupine. During the calving season between July and November, experience the thrill of seeing Southern Right whales swimming and breaching right in front of the house from the comfort of the living room. Enjoy swimming or snorkelling at the bottom of the garden, exploring interesting rock pools or going for leisurely coastal walks. The world renowned Boulder’s penguin colony is within easy walking distance of The Milestone, passing three charming white sandy beaches, of which Fisherman's Beach is a leisurely 3-minute walk from The Milestone.
The Milestone enjoys a superb 180-degree uninterrupted sea-view, making the ever-changing moods of the panorama from the spectacular sunrises over the sea and the Hottentots Holland Mountains to the equally impressive pastel sunsets part of The Milestone experience. The house is situated in a secluded garden that opens onto the shoreline.
The house is lovingly maintained, comfortably and attractively furnished and well equipped with everything you would need for a seaside holiday. The house sleeps 6 in three bedrooms and has 2 bathrooms (one with bath, the other with shower). The living room is furnished with comfortable seating, CD/DVD player and television. The sunroom and living room’s large windows allow for panoramic views of False Bay. The dining room seats six. The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, fridge, stove, microwave, toaster, kettle and vacuum cleaner. The washing machine, a second fridge, barbecue equipment and deck chairs are in the annex.
The Milestone combines the pleasure of being close to nature with accessibility to the major attractions in Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula. The historic village of Simon's Town with its interesting shops, art galleries, museums and good restaurants is a mere 5-minute drive from The Milestone.
10-Minute drive to gate of Cape Point Nature Reserve
30-minute drive to Constantia wine route
45-minute drive to central Cape Town
45-minute drive to Stellenbosch wine route
50-minute drive to beaches on Atlantic Seaboard e.g Sea Point, Clifton.
Within easy walking distance (1 km) from world famous Boulders Penguin Colony.
Mountain behind house is part of Cape Floral Region Protected Areas World Heritage Site, a UNESCO World Heriage Site.
Degrees South: 34,20789 | Degrees East: 18,46055
Rates are for exclusive use of entire property
and all the facilities.
R1,400 - R2,150 per night for 2012
depending on the season.
R1,000 damage deposit is required, refundable
within 72 hours of departure.
No additional Fees or Taxes
Booking Requirement: minimum of 4 nights during the year and 10 nights over the Christmas holiday season.
To book your stay at The Milestone
please contact Alida at