Enjoy a cup of tea in handmade ceramics at the outside breakfast table.There are a wide range of books, magazines and games for you to choose from, as well as a drum for musical inspiration...


Logement entier

2 voyageurs

1 chambre

1 lit


Logement entier

2 voyageurs

1 chambre

1 lit

Veuillez entrer le nombre d'adultes.
Adultes
1
Veuillez entrer le nombre d'enfants.
Enfants
De 2 à 12 ans
0
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Bébés
- de 2 ans
0
2 voyageurs au maximum. Les bébés ne sont pas pris en compte dans le nombre de voyageurs.
Vous ne serez débité que si vous confirmez
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À propos de ce logement

Self-catering double room in artist's studio on quiet street in trendy Harefield Village, Cape Town, with kitchenette, en suite bathroom with shower and separate entrance looking onto a guest's garden. Close to UCT, Newlands Forest and Cape Town cbd.


Voyage d'affaires
   Ce logement propose des équipements adaptés aux voyageurs d'affaires. 

Le logement
Capacité d'accueil : 2
Salles de bain : 1
Chambres : 1
Lit : 1
Arrivée : À partir de 15:00
Départ : 10:00
Type de logement : Logement entier
Entrée dans les lieux autonome : Casier sécurisé

Équipements

Prix
Voyageur supplémentaire : 7€ / nuit après le premier voyageur
Réduction à la semaine : 10%
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Description

Le logement

The space is truly unique, filled with the art and curios that John has collected over the 17 years that he has lived in the house. You can explore John's own ceramic collection... all of the art that you see is available for sale. Please speak to us about any pieces that interest you. The room and house has wooden parquet throughout and is tastefully decorated. The garden is lush and green with hidden ceramic works, and little surprises.

Accès des voyageurs

Your bedroom has it's own kitchenette and eating area, en suite bathroom with shower and armchair with reading nookwith a wise range of books and magazines.

The kitchenette has microwave and grill, toaster, a single plate stove, a range of beautiful ceramic ware and the essentials needed to cook a good meal.

You have a separate entrance, with a sliding door onto a secure and quiet garden dedicated to guests with table and chairs, and an unusual outdoor fireplace.

You're also welcome to view the ceramic gallery. Please ask us to take a look.

Échanges avec les voyageurs

John is a ceramicist and artist who works from a studio located on the same property, and so is available most of the day.

He has lived in the area for most of his life and so is fountain of knowledge of interesting things to do and unusual local information.

There are often other artist who visit the studio that you can meet. On Wednesdays, ceramic students arrive for classes. You are welcome to join the class from 9 am to 13.00 pm for a discounted rate.

Le quartier

Harfield Village is a popular and well-known community in Claremont. It's close enough to the larger business in Claremont for convenience, but offers a smaller community with a main road lined with excellent restaurants and shops.

Once a year, the main road of Harfield Village, is filled with art and street food with it's annual festival.

The micro-brewery scene is well-represented... and a Harfield beer tastes better when in Harfield.

Transports

The train station is a 8-10 minute walk away and links guest to Cape Town central (a few stops away). The opposite direction, the train takes you to seaside exploration, with surfing in Muizenburg, the bohemian life in Kalk Bay and penguins in Simon's Town.

We are a 5 minutes from the hub of Harfield Village with it's coffee shops, bistros and other interesting shops and restaurants.

We're a 15 minute walk from the well-known Cavendish shopping area with a range of high-end shops.

We're a 15 minute drive from the center of Cape Town. We recommend Uber Taxi as a reliable and cost-effective way for getting around.

Autres remarques

There is one on-site secure parking space available at a cost of R50 a night, however, guests are asked to please reserve the space. Please speak to us to check availability?

Please note that although we're listed as a Bed & Breakfast, due to the number of rooms available, we do not serve breakfast.


Règlement intérieur
Non fumeur
Ne convient pas aux animaux
Pas de fête ni de soirée
L'entrée dans les lieux se fait à partir de 15:00

Please take care of the art (particularly if you have children). The house is filled with valuable art, which is for sale.

Please also do not smoke inside the house. There is easy access to the garden outside with comfortable seating, for a cup of tea and cigarette.

We're a quiet B&B - we're artists who live quiet and healthy life. Please respect this by not playing loud music or making noise before 7am or after 9pm (we occasionally have dinners with artists that guests are welcome to join, which may continue until around 10.30pm).

Otherwise, please take care of the property as if it were your own and show consideration for other guests.


Annulations

Modérées

Si vous annulez jusqu'à 5 jours avant votre voyage, vous recevez un remboursement intégral, frais de service compris.


Dispositif de sécurité
Kit de premiers secours
Détecteur de fumée
Détecteur de monoxyde de carbone
Extincteur

Disponibilité
Séjour de 2 nuits minimum

L'adresse exacte est communiquée uniquement lorsque la réservation est confirmée.

11 commentaires


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Profil utilisateur de Brittany
avril 2017
They seem nice but I only met them for a second. There is a baby in the house that doesn't sleep through the night. The area was perfect for me but I only stayed two nights of the 5 because I couldn't sleep with the noise.
Profil utilisateur de JohnJohn est un Superhost.
Réponse de John :
Hi Brittany, another guest is visiting in the room next to yours for fertility treatment and has a 1 year old. So sorry you were disturbed, we didn't hear a thing... It would have been wonderful if you'd taken the time to speak to us, so you could have talked through any difficulties you had. We tried knocking once when you were in but had no response, and never saw you again. We understand that you'd made alternative accommodation arrangements with your friend down the road, and think you were somewhat upset at not being able to cancel your accommodation last minute. Our policy is that within 5 days of check in, there's a 100% cancelation fee. We did happily reduce the nights stay and reduce the costs for you. Hope greatly, however, if you're ever in the area again that you'll pop in for a cup of tea with us so that we have the opportunity to connect and get to know you.
avril 2017

Profil utilisateur de Di
juin 2016
John and his family were most hospitable and their listing is accurate. On arrival, we were given a run-down on the local amenities (all within walking distance) and places of interest (Arderne Gardens is definitely worth a visit). The large rooms were clean, comfortable and well-appointed with interesting and beautiful artwork displayed. This pleasant home in a very quiet neighbourhood offers exceptional value for money. Thank you, John, Rowena and Ava!

Profil utilisateur de Casey
avril 2016
John, Rowan and their little new addition Ava, are delightful hosts. The property is well located on a quiet street in a lovely serene area. John and Rowan were helpful in offering suggestions of places to go, the room was immaculately clean with all the necessary items for a guest interested in self-catering accommodation. The property is beautifully decorated with Johns' artworks, giving it an eclectic lovely home-away-from-home feel. Great for art lovers and peaceful souls.

Profil utilisateur de Benjamin
mars 2016
Very good. Relaxing place to stay. All interaction with host very nice.

Awesome stay. Room great as always! Thanks once again John and Rowem

Profil utilisateur de Kingston
mars 2016
On arrival the host was waiting for us and made us settle in well. We had access to all the amenities as per our expectation. John was very helpful and assisted us wth all the information we needed. For those wanting a taste of the Metrorail service , its just 5 min away. The place is quiet and serene , crime free as there is a police station just a few hundred metres away.

Profil utilisateur de Barbara
mars 2016
Staying with John and Rowen was an enriching experience. They are warm and open-hearted people and I felt very comfortable in their presence and in their home. On my first night They took me on a walk around the neighbourhood and we had interesting conversations about art and other issues.

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Le Cap, Afrique du Sud · Membre depuis avril 2015
Profil utilisateur de JohnJohn est un Superhost.

I'm a ceramic artist and well-known Cape Town figure - the rooms in my B&B are named after some of the giants in the pottery world, upon which my dwarf-self now stands.

I'm also known for being an inventor. It's my joy and pleasure to create space for visitors to my gallery, studio and B&B to enjoy thoughts and flights of fancy.

I can't live without porcelain clay, pots of exotic tea and new ideas. And I'll regale you with stories of the unknown, unusual world facts and advice on just about anything under the sun.

I'm well connected with the sub-cultures of Cape Town - should you have an extraordinary social needs, I am able to make an introduction :)

Speak to me about my Cape Town ceramic tours, we visit the studios of some of Cape Town's finest potters. Or for street art join a Coffee Beans Route's tour, which I often lead.

I look forward to your arrival...

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