Harrison

Harrison's House

Bed & Breakfast at 75 Harpuisbos Street, Langebaan, 7357, Cape West Coast, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About Harrison's House

Just an hour‘s drive north, from Cape Town, you will find Langebaan. The town - situated between a salt-water lagoon rich in marine and bird life and the West Coast National Park. And where better to stay than Harrison's House while you experience all the attractions the West Coast has to offer?

Situated on a hillside overlooking the Langebaan Lagoon, Harrison's House affords magnificent panoramic views of sunrise and sunset, in a setting where the abundant bird life is a wonder to behold. And in springtime, the fields are covered with the wild flowers that have made the West Coast of South Africa famous throughout the world.

Harrison's House offers luxury Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Langebaan in a tranquil, stylish setting. Here you will always receive a warm West Coast welcome, and excellent, attentive service that's not intrusive. Your hosts are always available to advise and assist you, whatever your needs.

Accommodation


The Luxury Island room (37.7 square meters) and Luxury Lagoon room: (37.7 square meters) are located on the first floor and have floor to ceiling windows which offer stunning views of the lagoon. These rooms have the following additional luxury amenities: under floor heating, 32” LCD Television, spa bath, separate rain shower, electronic laptop safe, bathroom heater. The Luxury Island room has its own private balcony and offers the option of twin beds or king size bed while the Luxury Lagoon room has a queen size sleigh bed.

Deluxe Courtyard room (35.4 square meters) on the ground floor has its own private sunny seating area with lovely view of the lagoon over the courtyard and pool. It has a queen size bed, corner bath and separate shower within a large dressing room.

Superior Courtyard room (30 square meters) on the ground floor, leads off the enclosed “stoep” and is fully carpeted with large walk-in shower and full size separate bath. This room also has a queen size bed.

Our four tastefully appointed rooms are individually decorated with quality furnishings and all offer:
• Air conditioners
• En-suite bathrooms with separate shower and bath
• DSTV
• Heated towel rails
• Crisp 100% percale cotton linen
• Tea and coffee trays
• Two towelling gowns and slippers
• Ceiling fans and heaters
• Electric blankets
• Wall safes
• Mini bar fridge
• Hairdryers
• Bathroom scale
• Alarm clock / Radio

Breakfast

Harrison's House offers the traveller a hearty continental and cooked breakfast on the enclosed stoep overlooking the courtyard and pool or, if you wish and the weather permits, on the sundeck or alongside the pool. On the menu: fragrant freshly baked muffins and scones, as well as traditional fare including SA delicacies such as grated biltong (spicy dried beef) on toast, moskonfyt (grape syrup), stewed dried fruit, boerebeskuit (rusks) and refreshing rooibos tea.

Guest House Facilities & Services

• An outdoor room with exercise machines for the energetic
• A salt-water pool in the secluded courtyard
• A sundeck, perfect for watching a spectacular sunset while you savour a glass of West Coast wine
• A relaxing lounge area for reading or watching a DVD from our large selection
• A laundry service
• Secure off-street parking
• Free LAN Internet access, fax and copying services
• Advice and bookings for day trips, restaurants and all other local activities
• Airport transfers can be arranged with advance notice (additional charge)
• Car hire arranged on request

Attractions & Activities

• Langebaan Lagoon, right on your doorstep, is a natural wonderland steeped in history and home to more than a third of SA's salt marshes and 40% of our sandveld.
• Watersports: Kayaking, canoeing and rowing, windsurfing, kite surfing, water skiing, jet skiing and surfing. You can rent equipment for all these activities in Langebaan itself, and lessons are available.
• Birdwatching: Two hides on the shore of the lagoon provide a vantage point for viewing the 250 species of birds that call this area home.
• West Coast National Park: It's well worth taking a leisurely drive or cycle ride through the park, where you could see tortoises, zebra, gemsbok, wildebeest and ostrich among other wildlife.
• Fossil Park: Fourteen hectares of fossil-rich land, 10 km outside Langebaan, where you can see the fossilised remains of early animals, such as lion-sized sabre-toothed cats and three-toed horses.
• Whale-watching: From June to November, especially to see the Southern Right Whales who mate and calve here. Take a whale-watching trip from Saldanha, 20 minutes from Langebaan.
• Club Mykonos, 15 minutes from Harrison's House, offers a range of water sports, a sunset cruise on a catamaran, Casino giving you the excitement of having a flutter on the tables.

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Amenities

In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Underfloor heating

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Transfers

  • Airport transfers

Accreditations

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.104643
Longitude: 18.038694

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 136km

Children policy
Children 12 years and older are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 11h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Listed on SA-Venues.com
April 2006 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

I am always reticent to stay in guesthouses as I don’t want to feel that I’m intruding on the owners. Harrington House is really more like a small luxury...

Liesel Green, Cape Town

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Excellent

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