Somerset West Self Catering Accommodation - Ricsa Apartment - Helderberg, Western Cape

Somerset West Holiday  Accommodation - Ricsa Apartment offers self catering accomodation in the Western Cape Helderberg, South Africa

The town of Somerset West, nestled on the slopes of Hottentots Mountains, lies some 40 km east of Cape Town. With some magnificent scenery and renowned for its wine, friendly atmosphere and gastronomic experiences,
Somerset West is the residential and commercial hub of the Helderberg Basin.

Somerset West is the heart of the wine country and major wine estates surrounding the town form part of the greater Stellenbosch wine route. Franschhoek, Paarl and Wellington wine routes are only 35 minutes away.
The Elgin fruit route starts about 15 km outside of Somerset West and has excellent access to the coastal whale route.

Somerset West lies within easy reach of several beaches bordering the Atlantic Ocean and lying within False Bay. The nearest the beach is situated at Strand approximately 6 km from the center of Somerset West is popular with
families and holidaymakers.

Ricsa Apartment is a separate unit next to the main-house (on a smallholding)
A stunning spacious 164 sqm 3 bedroomed 1st floor apartment over garage and laundry (4 persons maximum)
Large open plan lounge (with balcony)/diningroom/kitchen
Main bedroom en suite with balcony, one bedroom with balcony and one bedroom without balcony
Great views of Table Mountain and Helderberg
Kitchen with all the necessities, i.e. fridge, deepfreeze, stove, microwave, etc.
TV with DSTV bouquet (national and international)
Place for two cars in garage or parking-area and use of laundry on ground floor.
Squash court, table tennis and swimming pool (covered and heated)

Helderberg Nature Reserve 10mins
Golden sandy beaches 10mins
Somerset Mall 10mins
Historical Stellenbosch 15mins
The heart of Winelands 15mins
Cape Town International Airport 20mins
V&A waterfront and Cape Town CBD 35mins
Cape Point 60mins
Whale watching 50mins
Waterstone Mall 6mins

Internationally acclaimed restaurants
Historic wine estates
Specialty food stores in Somerset West Mall

Boat trips/Sunset Cruises around False Bay.
Hiking trails and trails in Helderberg
Nature Reserve
Golfing - 20 courses situated in and around
Cape Town and Boland
At Arabella, a golf-estate near Hermanus,
accommodation in a house, can be arranged
Flying lessons at Stellenbosch airfield
Horse riding
Wine tasting
Shark cage diving
Surfing, kite-surfing, water skiing and other water sports
Deep sea fishing
Monkey Town-a rehabilitation center for monkeys
Day trips to various tourist destinations

Current competitive rates depending on number of guests and length of stay
3 beds: one bedroom en suite with Queen-sized bed (extra length and maximum 2 people)
and two bedrooms with one 3/4 bed each (extra length amd maximum 1 person each)
Total 4 people maximum.

Rates adjusted for extended stays of more than two weeks.

In terms of formalities
please note the following:

Self catering - no meals provided
Use of the facility and entry of our property
is entirely at your own risk.
Rates subject to change without prior notice

Deposit of 50% of full stay secures
your booking (EFT)
Balance due on arrival (EFT or Cash)
No credit-card facilities available
Payment must be free of exchange
rate commissions
Check-in after 14h.00. Check-out
before 10h.00
Please confirm arrival time
To be confirmed in writing
Within 28 days of arrival date;
deposit will be forfeited unless
an alternative booking
is secured.
No refunds for no-show or
premature departure

Booking Information
First and last names
Passport/ID number
Address and telephone Nos
Preferred arrival and departure date

Andre and Eline van Duuren
"Amarensa" Bredell Road,
Somerset West
Postal address:
PO Box 637
Somerset West
South Africa
E-mail :
021 855 2225 (landline phone/fax)
084 677 7667 (Andre)
083 955 7336 (Eline)

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