Currently being operated as a popular, nautical theme, guesthouse this property could also easily be converted to a large duel living residential home. The position is perfectly situated up high on the Simons Town mountainside of Seaforth and exhibits exceptional panoramic views of the South African Naval Base, sea views of False Bay with the Hottontots Holland mountain range beyond.
Off street parking for 5 vehicles leads directly into the street level of this property which consists of a large double garage, reception foyer, a guest loo, a two-bedroom flatlet with ensuite full bathrooms and kitchenette, a storeroom for linen. The elevator starts on this level for added convenience with an additional staircase on the side.
The second level of the property leads into to a large open plan dining and lounging area, complete with enough dining tables to accommodate all guests at the same time, a built-in bar and TV lounge. Through stackable doors, this level accesses a large balcony for guests who would prefer to dine outside and enjoy the uninterrupted magnificent views. A huge modern chef’s kitchen is on this level for quick service, complete with a large working island, storage space and a hidden scullery large enough to hold multiple fridges/freezers. The kitchen has its own entrance with steps leading to the street for staff access. There is also an office and guest toilet on this level.
The third level leads to four large king-sized bedrooms all with large full ensuites with two vanities each, coffee stations, mini fridges, television cabinets, air conditioners and ceiling fans. Two bedrooms are mountain facing with one leading out to a garden courtyard, while the other two bedrooms are sea facing with each leading out to their own private balconies. A large laundry area is hidden from view on this level with its own direct access to the street and kitchen.
The upper level of this property consists of three further king-sized bedrooms, all with full ensuites, two vanities each, coffee stations, mini fridges, television cabinets, air conditioners and ceiling fans. All these rooms are mountain facing, however, one of these “the Penthouse suite” includes a spiral staircase leading to a private lounge with a private roof-top balcony and ocean views to die for. With a little imagination this penthouse could easily be converted into a small boutique spa, where the balcony could include a Jacuzzi or plunge pool.
The entire property is enclosed and incorporates security cameras, solar heaters and the elevator services each level.
This piece of prime real estate is within walking distance to the famous penguin beaches, the historical Victorian village of Simons Town complete with restaurants and quirky boutiques and a short drive to the infamous Cape Point Game reserve.
The special features of this property include a glass lift, heated bathroom floors, air conditioning, TV controlled security, aluminum windows and doors, solar heated geyser’s, and underground water storage tanks.