Rivers Edge Stanford Self Catering Holiday Home, Cape Overberg

Rivers Edge

Self Catering at 36 Riverside Lane, Stanford, Cape Overberg, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests8
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms3
  • Minimum Stay4 Nights

About Rivers Edge

River’s Edge is a delightful riverside double storey country home with stylish furnishings and rolling lawns down to the river bank. The house sleeps eight people and has four bedrooms, three bathrooms (two en suite), outside hot water shower, open-plan kitchen dining area, scullery, entrance hall, sitting room, balcony, covered verandah, Weber braai, kitchen garden.

Self Catering Accommodation

The house has four bedrooms - sleeping eight people. We can arrange for mattresses for children should you possibly need more beds - this is by special arrangement only.

Downstairs is designed for easy open plan living. The main guest bedroom has an en-suite bathroom (wrought iron four poster bed) and a further two guest suites (the second bedroom has a four poster bed and there are bunk beds in the third bedroom for the kids) with inter leading bathroom. There is a large open plan country kitchen, scullery and dining area. The lounge has a log burning fireplace and French doors onto the covered patio.

Upstairs has a delightful oversized main master suite with ensuite bathroom and a wonderful, huge Victorian bathroom with a walk-in shower and roll top Victorian bath. The master bedroom takes you onto your own private wooden deck to enjoy the 180 degree views of mountains and river.


The kitchen is fully equipped with gas hob and oven, sharp knives, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine. All linen and towels are provided by us and are changed weekly.

The well kept English country garden has a kitchen garden to the side and the lawns roll down to the rivers edge. There are wonderful walks along the river. The kitchen garden supplies abundant vegetables, herbs, tomatoes and flowers for home consumption – please use what you need.

DStv is available - please bring your own decoder and sim card to activate DStv. You will need to call DStv to enable this on arrival. There is a Bose iPod docking station with remote to play your music - so please don’t forget your iPods.


The house is serviced once a week. Should you require our housekeeper to come more often please let us know. This weekly servicing includes making of beds, a linen change, cleaning of the bathrooms, general cleaning and sweeping or mopping the floors if required and is included in the rates so will not result in additional charges.

Attractions and Activities

You are right on the Klein River for kayaking, boating or walks, mountain views, amazing bird trails and watching in the reserve, 15km's from whale watching in whale season, located mid-point between Hermanus and Gansbaai. Close to the Walker Bay 4x4 trail and protected beaches.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Hi fi
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Roof deck
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • 5% off
    ZAR 1900ZAR 1805
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.43388888855556
Longitude: 19.460277777777776

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 130km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Listed on SA-Venues.com
March 2011 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

We had a wonderful stay at this charming riverside house. The roses were in full bloom, quite magnificent! The house is very stylishly furnished,...

Richard, Zurich

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