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Dolar Vasani

Speaks English, Dutch, Gujarati
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

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Dolar Vasani

Speaks English, Dutch, Gujarati
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SPACIOUS OCEAN FACING SANDBAG HOUSE

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Wilderness - Garden Route - Cape Footprints

Comfortable light house sleeps 7 with 3 spacious bathrooms

Experience something new and different. Cape Footprints offers you the opportunity to stay in a spacious modern round house made with sandbags. Located conveniently between George and Knysna on South Africa's unique Garden Route, the house offers uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean where dolphins and whales are regularly sighted. Kleinkranz beach is a mere 2minute walk from the house.

The house comfortably sleeps 7 people (two double, one twin and one single room). There are 3 bathrooms with walk-in showers, a very spacious and well equipped kitchen with a cooking island, an indoor braai (BBQ) and a living room that overlooks the sea. There is a handmade ceramic firepot for chilly evenings. In the back is a traditional Zanzibar bench offering a perfect place for sundowners. Downstairs is a garage with ample space. We have a water-wise indigenous garden in the front and back.

The area offers opportunities for a multitude of activities and a mosaic of ecosystems for both adults and children alike – hiking, golfing, canoeing, cycling, paragliding, bungee jumping, elephant park, monkey land to name but a few. The area has a number of excellent local markets selling local produce and many different restaurants offering a fine dining experience. The local shop is only a few minutes away.

Enjoy a montage of land and seascapes from the comfort of the living room and fall asleep with the sounds of the waves crashing on the shore.

I look forward to sharing our precious space with you.

Best.....Dolar Vasani

More Details
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Low Allergen Environment

Dolar Vasani

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2011
Speaks English, Dutch, Gujarati

The house is designed by Shakeel Kadri, my brother-in-law in the shape of two feet, hence the name. It started as a self build project in 2007 and later was completed by Bertie Basson, a wonderful man and local builder. The house is owned by four people - Kalpana and Shakeel live in London; Dolar and Marjan live in Johannesburg.

Dolar Vasani purchased this house in 2010

Its DIFFERENT in many ways - the shape, the building materials and the fact that there is little distinction between the in and the outside. Its built to maximise the sun so there is always a spot in the back or front where you can enjoy this free energy. Our water wise garden attracts many different species of birds so it's a great place to just hang out with a pair of binos. The views are of course not comparable to other places. You can enjoy the crashing waves of the Indian Ocean from the comforts of the living room.

All guests comment about the unique energy of the house. People with very busy and hectic lives have found Cape Footprints to be their haven and a perfect place to re-charge their batteries. All are sad to leave....

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
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£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
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Location

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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
George
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
N2
Nearest Beach
0.2 Kilometres
Kleinkranz
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Wilderness
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
George
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Wilderness
Car: necessary

Cape Footprints is only 20 minutes from George airport with daily flights from Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Cape Town is less than 500kms by road. The Garden Route stretches over 200kms from Mossel Bay to Storms River. It enjoys a maritime climate with moderately hot summers and mild to chilly

winters. The area offers opportunities for a multitude of activities for both adults and children alike – hiking, golfing, canoeing, cycling, paragliding, bungee jumping, elephant park, monkey land to name but a few. The area has a number of excellent local markets selling local produce and many different restaurants

offering a fine dining experience

Other Activities: Lovely farmer's market

Golf: The Garden Route the Mecca of golf in South Africa. There are excellent courses around George (George, Fancourt, Herolds Bay), in Knysna (Simola, Knysna, Pezula), Plettenberg Bay (Plett, Goose Valley), Mossel Bay (Pinnacle Point, Mossel Bay) The only restriction is time.

Cape Footprints offers guests unforgettable views and life long memories to take back home. I look forward to hearing from you.

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Availability & Rates

Rental rates for this holiday house in Wilderness - Garden Route, Garden Route

Notes

  • Rates start from R1200 per day for the whole house. The rates only change during the peak period in December/January. I will give you the amount upon your enquiry.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Wilderness - Garden Route in Garden Route

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 200 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
General:
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Security System
  • Local Maps
  • Iron & Board
  • Toilet Paper
  • Local Restaurant Guide
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Pantry Items
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Oven
  • Freezer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bum shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All bathrooms are large and light. There are walk-in showers in all. One is suitable for someone with a wheel chair. One large bathtub in one bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Disabled access
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Twin room
  • Bedrooms are light and spacious. All bedrooms have attached bathrooms with walk-in showers. There is a double bath tub in one bathroom. All bedrooms have wardrobes providing ample storage space. Additional storage in very spacious garage below.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
Outside:
  • veranda
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck Chairs
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Low Allergen Environment
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • botanical garden
  • waterfalls
  • museums
  • forests
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis
  • mountaineering
  • fishing
Notes:
There is an indoor BBQ (braai). There is also a Zanzibar bench outside and a fire pit. Children are welcome. Smoking is only allowed outside. Sorry, no pets. Its a great place to getaway from it all. The local Saturday market in Sedgefield is only 10 mins away and worth a visit.

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