About Karrad Guest Lodge
Karrad Guest Lodge is situated on a mountainside smallholding, amidst numerous fully grown pine trees and a lovely indigenous garden. It overlooks the valley and forested mountain slopes and when visiting this smallholding, tranquillity is often the lasting impression.
The views from the guest house are very special. Karrad Guest Lodge is personally managed by its co-owner. Holidaying in the area is an exhilarating experience for those seeking peace and quiet or pursuing back-to-nature activities.
At Karrad you will find:
comfortable accommodation of a highly acceptable standard
enchanting views of nature peaceful and quiet surroundings, in sharp contrast to normal city life
efficient service (rooms serviced 4 times weekly; linen, towels, toilet paper and soap supplied)
The accommodation at Karrad is ideal for business people or tourists, whether travelling alone, as a family or in a small group. We can offer you a one bedroom, a two bedroom or a three bed roomed cottage or a four bed roomed cottage. Our cottages offer you luxurious and spacious self catering accommodation.
The accommodation comprises of the following:
All cottages and most of their rooms have magnificent views.
All cottages flow out onto private patios.
The cottages are north-facing. (Cool in summer and sunny in winter.)
For the colder winter months, most rooms are equipped with under floor heating.
All three cottages are equipped with its own kitchenette.
Each cottage has its own Private lounge
Several Braai areas available.
TV and CD player in each cottage, with an extensive collection of CD's available on loan for guests.
Undercover and safe, off-street parking.
Ample play areas for children, safely enclosed
A setting on a mountainside smallholding with a beautifully maintained indigenous garden.
Hout Bay is ideally situated as a base for tourists. It is within comfortable travelling distance of all the main tourist attractions in Cape Town, for example:
Cape Town CBD - 20 minutes
V & A Waterfront - 20 minutes
Table Mountain Cable Car - 15 minutes
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens - 15 minutes
Constantia Wine Route - 10 minutes
Stellenbosch Wine Routes - 25 minutes
Cape Point - 30 minutes
Stunning Atlantic Beaches - 3 minutes to 12 minutes, depending where you would like to go.
Chapman's Peak Drive - 3 minutes
Hout Bay itself offers the tourist:
World of Birds, the biggest bird park in Africa.
The charming and picturesque Hout Bay harbour, with daily boat trips to Seal Island.
A magnificent beach.
A wide variety of hiking trails up the surrounding mountains.
Horse riding facilities.
Enjoyable and scenic routes for cyclists and runners.
Wide selection of good restaurants.