There are three beautiful self-catering cottages available for hire within the Cape of Good Hope. This accommodation can be booked through SANParks.

Olifantsbos Guest House

Possibly the most special accommodation available in Cape Town, this unique getaway is located deep in the southern part of the Cape of Good Hope and offers guests complete seclusion right on the beach. The main cottage has three double rooms – one master, two with two ¾ beds, a fully kitted, gas-fuelled kitchen, a bathroom with a gas-fuelled geyser and an open-plan lounge and dining area complete with a cosy fireplace. For warm summer evenings there is generous patio and braai area with a boardwalk leading to the beach. For larger groups there is an annex that sleeps an additional six people – one two-sleeper and one four-sleeper. The annex has its own bathroom and linen is provided. As the lights are solar powered and water is sourced from tanks, guests are asked to conserve energy and water.

Booking Details: Buffelsfontein Visitor Centre on + 27 (0) 21 780 9204 between 09:00 to 16:00, Monday to Thursday and 09:00 to 15:00 on Friday’s. Alternatively email musam@sanparks.org. Telephonic reservations are recommended.

View the Olifantsbos Guest House Brochure: Front | Back

Eland and Duiker Cottages

Ideal for family holidays, the Eland and Duiker Cottages are situated in the Cape of Good Hope section of the Park. Both are electrified, offer fully equipped kitchens and linen is provided. Eland Cottage sleeps six people with one master bedroom and two bedrooms each furnished with two ¾ beds. There is an open-plan kitchen/ lounge area and an enclosed patio with a Jetmaster fireplace. Duiker Cottage sleeps six people with one master bedroom and two bedrooms each furnished with two ¾ beds. There is an open-plan kitchen/ lounge area with a Jetmaster fire place in the lounge. Duiker has its own boma and braai area.

Booking Details: Buffelsfontein Visitor Centre on + 27 (0)21 780 9204 between 09:00 to 16:00, Monday to Thursday and 09:00 to 15:00 on Friday’s. Alternatively email musam@sanparks.org. Telephonic reservations are recommended.

View the Eland and Duiker Cottages brochure: Front

Payment Details

By credit card, cash or cheque. A 50% deposit is required within 30 days of making a reservation and the other 50% is payable 60 days before arrival.