About The Inn at Castle Hill
The Inn at Castle Hill is a characterful Edwardian villa overlooking the quaint fishing village of Kalk Bay. The Inn at Castle Hill is ideally located, less than 30 minutes from the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, the Cape Winelands, bountiful nature reserves, spectacular scenery and beaches.
Whether you’re on business or on holiday, make The Inn at Castle Hill your home in the Cape. You’ll experience true hospitality you will cherish for years to come. Phone, fax or e mail your charming hostess Madelein for more information. She will help you plan an unforgettable Cape experience.
Your individually decorated bedroom opens on to a patio affording spectacular views of False Bay, with the Hottentots Holland Mountains as the backdrop. Early morning tea and coffee facilities are provided in every room.
These rooms all offer en-suite bathrooms. With a limited view, they offer access to the patio for sea and mountain views of False Bay.
This room is en-suite, on the ground floor and has access to the lounging facilities upstairs. The room has no view as it looks onto a parking bay. The room is not self-catering.
Superior Standard Balcony Room:
This room is en-suite, has a double bed and access to a private Veranda for sea-views.
Laundry services available
All rooms have private bathrooms.
All major credit cards accepted
A full a la Carte breakfast is served at out neighbouring guesthouse for an additional charge per person.
Attractions & Activities
The Inn at Castle Hill is close to many of the Cape Peninsula's famous pure white beaches. There is superb safe swimming for children at neighbouring Fish Hoek and board, body and wind surfing for the more daring at nearby Noordhoek.
Historic Kalk Bay offers a variety of antiques, crafts and collectibles in an array of picturesque shops lining its cobbled lanes. Savour the fare of the many traditional restaurants and pubs, including the world famous Brass Bell. This unique establishment overlooks the ocean, just two minutes' walk from your base at the Inn at Castle Hill.
South Africa's only shore-based colony of Jackass penguins can be visited at sheltered Boulders Beach, 20 minutes away, beyond the colourful Simonstown waterfront. We can arrange deep sea fishing charters or excursions to Seal Island, famous for its Great White sharks. In spring the whales visit the bay to sport in the calm waters of our harbour entrance.
Take a leisurely drive along the spectacular Strandfontein coast to the renowned Stellenbosch wine route, just 30 minutes away. There are three challenging golf courses in the vicinity of Castle Hill and many more to choose from within an hour's drive.
Silver Mine, Table Mountain and Cape Point nature reserves offer invigorating walks and hikes with abundant bird life, fynbos and wildflowers to please the eye.
Olivias great great grandfather, Abraham Zacharias Auret, hunted whales with a hand held harpoon from a rowing boat in these very waters 100 years ago. He also built the historic stone church situated a short walk from The Inn at Castle Hill.