About At 85 on Church
Central to restaurants, shops, art galleries and other attractions, At 85 on Church is a spacious, charming house set in a large garden with a swimming pool and an outdoor braai. This fully equipped home offers three spacious bedrooms and three bathrooms, of which two are en-suite. In the garden, there is also a cottage for two that can be rented with the house or separately.
Self catering accommodation
The House (sleeps 8):
One big bedroom with a king-size bed that can be separated into two single beds and a double bed and en-suite bathroom with a shower
One bedroom with a king-size bed that can be separated into two single beds and en-suite bathroom with a shower
One bedroom with twin beds and a separate bathroom with shower and bath
Fully equipped kitchen
Lounge with fireplace and flat screen TV with DStv (family package)
Two Stoeps (verandahs) one with table and chairs
Outside braai (barbecue) area
All rooms are equipped with, fans, wall heaters and mosquito nets. The three bedrooms each have a private entrance.
The Cottage (sleeps 2-3):
King size bed that can be separated into two twin beds on request
Sleeper couch for 1 adult or 1-2 children
Inside bath / toilet
Flat screen TV with DStv (family package)
Comfy chairs and garden table with 4 chairs
Swimming pool - 8m x 3m
Lawn, Karoo plants, vegetable / herb garden where you can help yourself
Fruit trees, fish-pond, lots of birds
Secure off-street parking
Flat screen TV with DStv (family package) in both the main house and the cottage
Connectivity - Prince Albert has excellent 3G as well as cell phone signals, also a first rate cybercafe: the Lazy Lizard.
Activities & Attractions
Prince Albert is a special place with many special people to meet, who will gladly share their knowledge and talents with you.
Ailsa will take you for a ghost tour to discover the history and the architecture of the Victorian and Cape Dutch houses - a great story teller with a great sense of humour. Hans and Tilanie will show you the stars from their private observatory and explain the reasons for the exquisite sunsets in the Karoo.
Sue, a botanist, will tell you about the succulent and other Karoo plants in the nearby nature reserve. On Saturday, you can meet Brett the Vet at our morning market, selling his permaculture organic vegetables. In the Seven Arches building, Brent will show you the work of local artists in the art gallery, or treat you to a delicious dinner at the Gallery Cafι.
Across the road, browse the fascinating history and heritage of Prince Albert at the Fransie Pienaar museum.
We cannot name them all . the many restaurants, coffee shops, galleries, antiques, weaveries, blacksmith - and the interesting people who run them.
Enjoy wine tasting at one of our four vineyards, taste olive oil at one of our olive farms, and dont forget to try the cheeses at Gays Dairy. Walk and explore the Koppie overlooking the town . the flowers, birds, insects, springboks, tortoises and the incredible view.
For the fitter individual, cycle up or climb the Swartberg Pass - one of the most scenic and spectacular in South Africa. For the more casually inclined, cycle or walk along the many roads around Prince Albert.
At 85 on Church is a member of Prince Albert Tourism (PAtourism).