Self Catering Accommodation in Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa



Somerset West

Somerset West is part of the district of Stellenbosch, and was
named after Lord Charles Somerset in 1819. It is in the
Helderberg Basin, 6km inland from False Bay. The area is well
known for its flora, fauna, wines, fine dining, historical sights
and friendliness. Sporting facilities and activities include: bowls,
cricket, croquet, cycling, diving, fishing, horse riding, squash,
swimming, surfing, tennis etc. Opportunities for walking and hiking
enthusiasts abound. For example, the Helderberg Nature Reserve, the
Boland Hiking Trail, Helderberg Farm Trail and the Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary.


Somerset West is conveniently located to reach many destinations in the surrounding areas. For example, travelling by car, we are only:
Cape Town Accommodation 45 min. from Cape Town centre;
Cape Town Accommodation 35 min. from the airport;
Cape Town Accommodation 20 min. to Stellenbosch centre;
Cape Town Accommodation 40 min. to Paarl, Franschoek and Wellington wine routes;
Cape Town Accommodation 15 min. from Strand beach (excellent for surfing) and Gordon's Bay;
Cape Town Accommodation 10 min. from the world class Somerset Shopping Mall;
Cape Town Accommodation 30 min. to Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve in the heart of the Fynbos Kingdom, the first proclaimed international biosphere in South Africa;
Cape Town Accommodation 50 min. to whale viewing at Hermanus; and
Cape Town Accommodation 40 min. or less to ten golf courses: Arabella Western Cape, Hermanus, Strand, Somerset West, Erinvale Golf Estate, De Zalze at Spier, Stellenbosch, Devonvale, Pearl Valley and Bosch-en Meer.


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