Cape Overberg Accommodation at Mongoose and Caracal Self Catering in Botrivier
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  • Guests4
  • Rooms/Units2
  • Minimum Stay1-4 Nights

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Mongoose and Caracal is a property for self catering in Botrivier for tourists visiting the Cape Overberg region.

About Mongoose and Caracal

Mongoose and Caracal are two chalets situated on Porcupine Hills Farm. Porcupine Hills Guest and Olive Farm, just 1,5 hours outside of Cape Town, is located in the Overberg along the beautiful Van der Stel Pass. Porcupine Hills is situated along the Van Der Stel Pass. This allows access to various day trip options beyond the boundaries of the farm.

Self Catering Accommodation

Caracal Cottage is a renovated original farm cottage, suitable for a couple or family with small children. The cottage sleeps two to three in a large bedroom with the option of a King-size bed or two single beds, and a single sleeper couch. There is a separate bathroom with a shower. The comfortable lounge has doors leading out onto a private garden. There is a fully equipped eat-in kitchen off the lounge with a fridge, stove, oven, microwave as well as large original fireplace that can be used as an indoor braai.

Outside there is a braai and covered terrace with table and chairs which is perfect for warm and cool evenings. There is a mountain plunge pool and deck chairs in the central shared garden.

Mongoose is next to the shared plunge pool on the far side of the garden from Caracal Cottage. Mongoose may only be booked in conjunction with Caracal Cottage, but not independently unless Caracal is not booked.

Mongoose sleeps two guests in two three-quarter beds and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The kitchenette area is equipped with a bar fridge, microwave and kettle. This unit has a covered veranda overlooking the stream.

Firewood and Firelighters are sold at reception. We supply all bathroom amenities, tea, filter coffee, sugar and complimentary farm olive oil.

Activities

There are wonderful walking / hiking trails as well as 4x4 tracks around the farm suitable for mountain bikers. There are beautiful pools to swim in, rock pools in the Bot- and Kloof Rivers and a dam with clear clean water and floating jetty. If you are a keen birdwatcher, download the bird and wildlife list before your visit to enjoy the sightings.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fireplace
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

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

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Caracal Cottage

Caracal Cottage is a renovated original farm cottage, suitable for a couple or family with small children. The cottage sleeps two to three in a large bedroom with the option of a King-size bed or two single beds, and a single sleeper couch. There is a separate bathroom with a shower. The comfortable lounge has doors leading out onto a private garden. There is a fully equipped eat-in kitchen off the lounge with a fridge, stove, oven, microwave as well as large original fireplace that can be used as an indoor braai. Outside there is a braai and covered terrace with table and chairs which is perfect for warm and cool evenings.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Mongoose Chalet

Mongoose sleeps two guests in two three-quarter beds and has an en-suite bathroom with a shower. The kitchenette area is equipped with a bar fridge, microwave and kettle. This unit has a covered veranda overlooking the stream. Available to be booked with Caracal but not independently unless Caracal not booked.

  • Bathroom (en-suite)  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Complimentary toiletries  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Smoking: not allowed

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 2 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed; over 12 years treated as adults

Need to Know

Response timeMongoose and Caracal typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since April 2021

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