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    1/13 - View from the front verandah of the cottage
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    2/13 - 2. View of Downderry from the path in front of the cottage. Number 194 Fisherman's Way
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    3/13 - 3. View from the sitting room out to sea.
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    4/13 - 4 Dining room looking out to the patio which has a view out to sea.
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    5/13 - Take out. Catering Cottage Accommodation in Haga Haga
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    6/13 - 5 Sitting on the patio.
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    7/13 - 6 Three bedded bedroom.
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    8/13 - 7 A wonderful kitchen well equipped . Watch the dolphins go past as you cook.
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    9/13 - 8 master bedroom with cot.
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    10/13 - 9. Upstairs bathroom with hand shower, in adjoining flat, with spin dryer.
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    11/13 - Take out
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    12/13 - 10 View from patio fully equipped with Weber , braai and Skottle.
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    13/13 - 1111. The best beach in the world at early morning. 100 metres down the road.
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Location & Contact Details
Address:Mariners Way, Haga Haga, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Contact:Rosemary Crouch
Tel:+27-11-4407944
Cell:+27-82-8922946

Payment Methods
  • EFT / Bank Transfer EFT / Bank Transfer
  • Sorry, Credit cards not accepted Sorry, Credit cards not accepted
Bed Configuration
  • Downderry (Sleeps 12) x 1
    • Room 1 - single, single
    • Room 2 - single, single
    • Room 3 - single, single
    • Room 4 - single, single, single
    • Room 5 - single, single, single
Special Categories
  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodation
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36509 page views since 19 Mar, 2007.
Last updated on 09 Apr, 2021.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 14 years

This cottage is not available from mid December to mid January for the Christmas season.

Downderry is self-catering cottage situated at Haga Haga on the beautiful Eastern Cape Wildcoast of South Africa. The elevated house is right on the ocean, looking out to the horizon.

There is a main house and an additional double storey two rooms attached to the side of the house with a steep staircase to the top room and bathroom. It is all part of the main house which is hired out as one unit. The main house has three bedrooms, a master bedroom with cot, and two other bedrooms each with three beds.  All bedrooms have twin beds, a dressing table, wardrobes, bedside tables with lamps, and chairs. There are two bathrooms, one in the main house and one upstairs in the flat, each with bath and shower, basin and toilet. Duvets, pillows, blankets, linen, towels (No beach towels provided), dishtowels and cloths are provided.

There is a dining room in the main house which leads out onto a lovely patio overlooking the sea, where there is a Weber (oven-type barbecue), a braai (barbecue), and skottle (gas open-dish cooker).

The brand new kitchen has a dishwasher, modern microwave with grill, two-basins, a washing machine and electric stove. The kitchen is well equipped. There is a large modern fridge/freezer, a smaller freezer and drinks fridge in the dining room. The windows from the kitchen look right out to sea and one can watch the dolphins going past whilst cooking! You will need to bring your own food, drinks, cleaning materials, toiletries, soap and toilet rolls.

The comfortable lounge has large windows and leads out onto a veranda. The view out to sea from the lounge and veranda is unsurpassed.
There are two TVs, one in the sitting room and one upstairs in the adjoining flat. Both tune to SABC terrestrial.TV connections are available for Extraview. Guests must bring their own decoders and connection instructions are given in the information booklet.
There is one garage and open parking for one or two vehicles.
Our housekeeper is responsible for the cottage and services the cottage everyday at the owner's expense. She cleans the cottage, makes beds and does one washing up per day. Her services are mandatory. She will be there to greet you and also there when you leave.

Pets are allowed as long as they are well behaved and do not soil or damage the cottage

Other important information

Haga Haga is an unspoilt village, 70 kilometres from East London, 25 kilometres off the N2,13 kms. of which is on dirt road.
There is a beautiful safe beach, 100 meters from the house and a tidal lagoon which is ideal for small children. Beautiful rock-pools abound, there are lovely shells to collect and the spot is well known for good fishing. Hikes along this coast-line are very popular and it is a bird-watchers paradise. The climate is moderate and Malaria-free.

Haga Haga has a hotel, a library, an information centre and little museum, tennis courts and wonderful sign-posted walks.
Close by (3 kms.), a golf course, a game farm, a local pub and horse-riding are available.

Transport to Haga Haga is only by car, either self owned or hired.

Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Birdlife South Africa - Birder Friendly
Facilities
  • Babysitting service
  • Beach (less than 500m)
  • Big game (less than 30km)
  • Dishwasher (some units)
  • DSTV in communal area
  • Fireplace
  • Fishing onsite
  • Horse riding (less than 5km)
  • Kitchen communal
  • Laundry facilities onsite
  • Mountain biking
  • Nature trail onsite
  • Parking all onsite
  • Serviced
  • Tea / coffee making facilities
  • Tumble dryer in unit
  • Tumble dryer onsite
  • Washing machine in unit
  • Washing machine onsite
Special Categories
  • Sleeps 10 or More Accommodation
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  • Cancellation Policy
    Cancellation within two weeks of arrival date will result in loss of deposit and/or full payment.

    We regret no refunds for early departures.
  • Arrival & Departure Times
    Arrival 14h00 and departure 10h00. This can be negotiated.
  • Terms Of Payment
    A deposit of 50% will secure the booking within 2 weeks, after which time the booking will be rejected. Full payment is required before arrival. All rates can be negotiated depending on the length of stay.
  • Rules/Conditions
    The cottage is serviced everyday at no cost. This consists of cleaning the cottage, bed-making and one washing-up. Washing and ironing of clothes can be negotiated with the housekeeper at R50.00 per day. The cottage will be perfectly serviced before people arrive and cleaned up afterwards Cleaing materials and all linen are provided for the cottage. The cottage has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate 10 people comfortably. Two bedrooms have 3 beds so that 12 people are possible. There is a cot for a baby. There are no double beds. People are required to bring their own beach towels and take them home. SABC 1,2 and 3 are available on the TV. For DSTV people must bring their own decoders. Breakages must be paid for to the Manager and a receipt will be given.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellation within two weeks of arrival date will result in loss of deposit and/or full payment.

We regret no refunds for early departures.
Arrival & Departure Times
Arrival 14h00 and departure 10h00. This can be negotiated.
Terms Of Payment
A deposit of 50% will secure the booking within 2 weeks, after which time the booking will be rejected. Full payment is required before arrival. All rates can be negotiated depending on the length of stay.
Rules/Conditions
The cottage is serviced everyday at no cost. This consists of cleaning the cottage, bed-making and one washing-up. Washing and ironing of clothes can be negotiated with the housekeeper at R50.00 per day. The cottage will be perfectly serviced before people arrive and cleaned up afterwards Cleaing materials and all linen are provided for the cottage. The cottage has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate 10 people comfortably. Two bedrooms have 3 beds so that 12 people are possible. There is a cot for a baby. There are no double beds. People are required to bring their own beach towels and take them home. SABC 1,2 and 3 are available on the TV. For DSTV people must bring their own decoders. Breakages must be paid for to the Manager and a receipt will be given.
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36509 page views since 19 Mar, 2007.
Last updated on 09 Apr, 2021.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 14 years
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    1/13 - View from the front verandah of the cottage
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    2/13 - 2. View of Downderry from the path in front of the cottage. Number 194 Fisherman's Way
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    3/13 - 3. View from the sitting room out to sea.
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    4/13 - 4 Dining room looking out to the patio which has a view out to sea.
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    5/13 - Take out. Catering Cottage Accommodation in Haga Haga
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    6/13 - 5 Sitting on the patio.
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    7/13 - 6 Three bedded bedroom.
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    8/13 - 7 A wonderful kitchen well equipped . Watch the dolphins go past as you cook.
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    9/13 - 8 master bedroom with cot.
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    10/13 - 9. Upstairs bathroom with hand shower, in adjoining flat, with spin dryer.
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    11/13 - Take out
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    12/13 - 10 View from patio fully equipped with Weber , braai and Skottle.
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    13/13 - 1111. The best beach in the world at early morning. 100 metres down the road.
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