Lavender Cottage Bed & Breakfast or Self Catering in Somerset West

Lavender Cottage

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 3 Waterford Street, Morningside, Somerset West, 7130, Cape Helderberg, South Africa. Show on Map

About Lavender Cottage

Nestling under the Helderberg Mountain in the valley of the Lourensford River with magnificent views of the Hottentots Holland Mountain Range lies the Somerset West suburb of Morningside. Lavender Cottage is close to the beaches of False Bay and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean as well as the vineyards of Helderberg and Stellenbosch and the Whale Route to Hermanus. The area also boasts an excellent shopping mall plus a number of local historical sites, a nature reserve, an arts and craft market, numerous scenic drives, with the Stellenbosch Wine Route right on the doorstep.

Somerset West is a thirty minute drive to Cape Town should you wish to take in the City and the well known ‘V & A Waterfront’. We are also in close proximity to four magnificent golf courses including the world class Erinvale Estate (one minute away). This spectacular setting in the Cape has every thing to offer the discerning visitor. Somerset West, Stellenbosch as well as Gordon’s Bay offer numerous nearby first class restaurants should you wish to dine out.


Self Catering Cottage
We offer a comfortable, spacious self catering cottage which can sleep 2, 4 or 5 persons. The self-catering unit includes its own private barbeque facility plus a private outside dining area, a well-equipped kitchen with a breakfast counter, a large lounge complete with a TV, a main bedroom with a shower and toilet en-suite, a second bedroom, (all with single beds), plus an additional bathroom with a bath and toilet. The cottage leads directly onto the pool area and secure parking is provided on site. Breakfasts are available should you require such.

Bed & Breakfast
We offer other double room units, all with separate en-suite facilities as Bed & Breakfast accommodation. This ‘friendly’ value for money guest house is wife and husband managed and we offer to assist you to plan your holiday enabling you to make your visit to the Cape a most pleasant, unique, memorable and enjoyable experience.

Attractions and Activities

Local activities with which we will gladly assist you include; personalized guided tours, bird watching, trout fishing, deep sea fishing, cage diving with great white sharks, whale watching, mountain walks, golf, tennis, bowls, croquet, sunset cruises, open air concerts, wine route tours and wine tasting, horse riding and lessons, visits to local community service organizations, church services and where-ever possible to the many activities which take place in the area.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Room service


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Tour assistance

Tonight From
per unit, per night

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.07558333266667
Longitude: 18.879783332666666

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 38km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.
Cots can be provided on request.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 13h00
Check-out by 11h00

For guests arriving or catching overseas flights - follow on reservations permitting - on request - a special arrangement may be possible, please enquire.

Listed on
November 2008 - 55 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

We had an extremely pleasant stay at Lavender Cottage. Trevor met us personally on arrival, and each subsequent day (we spent three nights), and he...

Louis & Talitha Mes, Lafayette, USA Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

Credit cards are not accepted at the establishment. Enquire for other payment options.

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