Clad in beautiful Cape sandstone, nestled high up in the Hout Bay valley on the wooded southern slopes of Table Mountain, in an area of outstanding natural beauty, lies the Tarragon. Boasting magnificent 360 degree panoramic valley and mountain views, her unique location offers peace and tranquillity supported by personal outdoor entertainment areas, a large swimming pool, barbecue facilities and exquisite Koi ponds.
Whether you want to soak up the ambience with a glass of wine after a lazy lunch, relax by the pool, or chill out on the double African hammock, The Tarragon is ideal. It also the ideal location from which to explore Cape Town and its Peninsula. The magnificent Chapmans Peak Drive, three beautiful, unspoilt beaches with magnificent views(Hout Bay, Sandy Bay and Llandudno) are all only five minutes away. The city centre and waterfront are a scenic twenty minutes drive,or in ten minutes you could be wine tasting at a Constantia wine estate.
The Tarragon is set in over 8000 m2 in an exclusive and safe area of Hout Bay known as Tarragona. With its beautiful landscaped gardens, large inviting pool, barbecue area with spectacular views and khoi ponds, one has a feeling of space, tranquillity and oneness with the beautiful surroundings. You can even be walking on Table Mountain within three minutes of leaving your cottage. Peacocks, Egyptian geese, herons, cormorants, butterflies, and dragonflies are just some of our other daily visitors.
All cottages feature:
Own individual outdoor entertainment area
Television with M-net and satellite transmission
Fully equipped kitchens with Bosch dishwashers,
microwaves and fridges
All bathrooms finished in either travertine or slate
All bedrooms have ample floor to ceiling fitted cupboards
Hair dryers provided
Each bedroom has a remote alarm connected to ADT Security
Elegantly furnished surroundings
Secure off-street parking
Supplied quality linen and towels
All beds have leather headboards
Serviced Monday to Friday
Laundry service available
Jasmine - Sleeps 2
Angelica - Sleeps 6
Separate kitchen, finished in travertine overlooking small courtyard. En-suite bathroom finished in slate with halogen lighting. Open plan lounge and bedroom area with patio doors opening out onto outdoor entertainment area overlooking Koi ponds. Floor to ceiling fitted cupboards, leather sofa, LCD plasma television.
Wonderful spacious living area with magnificent views as soon as you open the front door. Finished in black slate with underfloor heating. Two double patio doors opening out onto a 20mx7m elevated entertainment area, finished in natural slate with stunning views of the valley. Large outdoor table seating eight. Two stunning bathrooms, one en-suite, finished in travertine. Three bedrooms, two with patio doors opening to valley views, all with floor to ceiling fitted cupboards. Beautifully furnished, solid oak dining table, hi-fi, wood burning fire. Television
Ivy - Sleeps 4
Thyme - Sleeps 6
Open plan kitchen and lounge finished in natural slate with patio doors opening out onto an elevated outdoor entertainment area overlooking gardens and pool .Two large bedrooms with floor to ceiling fitted cupboards both with patio doors. The en-suite bathrooms are finished in natural slate with halogen lighting. Living area furnished with two leather sofas, LCD plasma television, hi-fi.
Large lounge and dining area, finished in natural slate with patio doors opening out onto entertainment area overlooking the gardens and pool. Outdoor seating for eight. Oak dining table seating six, leather sofas, television, hi-fi. Three separate bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms finished in slate with halogen lighting. All bedrooms have floor to ceiling fitted cupboards and two have patio doors.
Jasmine (Sleeps 2)
Angelica (Sleeps 6)
Ivy (Sleeps 4)
Thyme (Sleeps 6)
Saffron (Sleeps 2)
High Season (Oct to April)
Cottage rates vary from R700 to R2000 P/D depending on length of stay,number
of guests and time of year
Please contact us for our low season rates.
The Tarragon can also be hired for intimate weddings and business conferencing.
Saffron - Sleeps 2
Separate kitchen, finished in natural slate, en-suite bathroom also finished in slate. Light and airy open plan lounge and bedroom area with patio doors leading to outdoor entertainment area, with views of garden and swimming pool. Elegantly furnished, LCD plasma television, floor to ceiling fitted cupboards.