About Deo Gratia Guest House
Deo Gratia is located on a gentleman's Estate on the edge of Durbanville. The property is 4800m2 in size and the large garden provides a feeling of space and openness. Country style living, right here in town. If you need peace and quiet after a busy day facing the traffic and hustle, bustle and excitement of all that Cape Town offers, then Deo Gratia is your haven. Your home-from-home in Cape Town.
Bed & Breakfast
Accommodation offered consists of four en-suite bedrooms on the first floor and a two bedroom family unit, with direct pool access, on the ground floor. These units are B&B only and breakfast is served from 07h00, by prior arrangement. By excluding breakfast, we give the guest the choice and opportunity to pay a lower rate if they prefer a late breakfast at one of the wine estates or the beach. Communal braai facilities are available.
We also have an equipped, private, two bedroom, Self-Catering Unit. This unit has a reed enclosed braai facility at the entrance to the unit, providing some shade and wind protection.
Our Self-Catering Suite is a larger, one bedroom unit, which is also equipped with a kitchen and also has a private, walled and under cover patio, which provides more privacy for guests.
We have lots of onsite parking available and your vehicle is safe, as the entire property is enclosed and access at the entrance gate is controlled.
Free Wi-Fi access available. There is a computer, with an ADSL connection, Google Maps, Skype, etc. available for guestsí use who are far away from home. We have set up the computer for guests with links and contact detail for a wide variety of attractions in Cape Town, to assist with their holiday planning.
Relax in the Jacuzzi or float around in the pool. Start your braai / barbeque fire next to the pool while soaking up the South African sun. Find a nice spot in the shade under one of the trees and read that book that you have been wanting to read for some time now. Go for a stroll to two nearby ponds and feed the ducks.
Spoil yourself and book a great massage. We also have a hair stylist 3 minutesí walk from your room, who can give you a new look during your holiday.
Our garden is home to a variety of our Cape Fynbos and Protea jewels. A small sample of what can be found in larger Cape Town. If you are lucky, you can pick fresh fruit from a number of fruit trees around the garden. The plants and trees provide the correct environment to attract birds of all types and sizes. Spending some time in the garden will bring joy to the bird watchers. We have a few rabbits who are permanent visitors, adding to the country feel.
Activities and Attractions
For the holiday makers, Deo Gratia provides a central base from which to explore the wonders of wider Cape Town and the Western Cape. An hourís drive in any direction provides a totally different perspective of Cape Town. The Durbanville Wine Route consists of 12 wine estates now, Malmesbury wheat farms, Langebaan (West Coast), Blouberg or Strandís beaches, Table Mountain, V&A Waterfront, Cape Point - Be prepared to come back to see all you could not get to during the first or second visit!
With excellent golf courses surrounding us, be prepared to be very busy. Durbanville Golf Course is only 5 minutesí drive away and a quick 9 holes after arriving at Deo Gratia, will definitely wet the golf appetite. Two driving ranges in the area for a few relaxing swings and then straight to the 19th to discuss that great drive or the planned draw you have perfected, while you are on holiday.
Come visit us. We are sure you will visit us again after your first stay at Deo Gratia.