Self Catering Cottage/ House/ Bungalow In Bergvliet, Cape Town, Western Cape

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Bergvliet is a quiet, safe leafy suburb only 16klms from Cape Town Centre and the Waterfront, and is perfectly positioned in the centre of the Cape Peninsula and within 5 minutes drive of the oldest wine farm in South Africa, Groot Constantia Wine Estate.

All our fully equipped self catering suites, are situated in a beautiful 1 acre garden that has been featured on BBC TVs Gardeners World program.

We offer free 24/7 broadband Internet (including Skype and wireless connection to all units) Library, tourist brochure information, secure off street parking, a fence protected swimming pool, laundry and private entrances and patios with table and chairs and individual BBQ facilities.
Satellite DSTV, Dvds, Music centres, Bedside clock radios, Wall safe and Ceiling fans and wall panel heaters.

Bergvliet's main attraction, for a visitor to Cape Town, is its quietness, relaxed atmosphere, peacefulness, and with no traffic or crime problems, within the neighbourhood. Plus the quick and easy access to the M3, and M5 motor ways, which brings you into the City Centre and Waterfront, as well as leading to all the major local attractions and beaches, in only 15 - 40 minutes.

Ascot Gardens is therefore an ideal base for your sight seeing and touring around Cape Town and surrounding areas .We are also only a 10 minute walk from the Train Station, Shopping centre and 6 good local restaurants.

Our 3 Star Grading accreditation received from the Tourist Grading Council of South Africa, is your guarantee that our self catering accommodation units are of an internationally accepted standard.

We supply all bed linen and bath towels and all utensils and crockery, plus ironing board and iron in each suite, plus garbage bags, toilet rolls and dish washing liquid.

Each separate private entrance and allocated secure off street parking bay is accessed via a remote controlled security gate.

Available for guests shared use, is a child safe fenced swimming pool, sun lounges, Laundry, Library with tourist information brochures. Free use of 2 computers with Skype in library plus wireless internet connection to all suites.

We do not have any dogs or cats or noisy children of our own disturbing your quiet and peaceful garden surroundings.

The entire Ascot Gardens property consists of 4 internally connected free standing houses tastefully altered and renovated to provide self-catering cottages/garden suites/apartments of various size, price and furnishings.

The 10 self-catering one-bedroom cottages/garden suites, one two-bed roomed house, and one 3- bed roomed, 2 bath room house, are ideal for holidays, business, wedding guests, sport groups, family celebrations and visiting friends or relatives.
The suites can be booked individually or combined for larger families or occupy an entire house sleeping up to 14 persons, if required.

Houses are all situated in a beautiful 1 acre garden which has been featured on BBC TVs Gardeners World. The garden has magnificent plants, trees and shrubs, stunning water features and has colour all year round and is home to a variety of birds, squirrels, fish and frogs.

The Airport, V&A Waterfront, City Centre and Table Mountain are 20 minutes drive away and the 7 Constantia Wine farms, including Groot Constantia , only 5 minutes away. Within walking distance is a train station, bus stop, shopping centre and 6 excellent local restaurant, churches and 2 tennis and bowls clubs.


All apartments are fully furnished with either bath or shower en suite and equipped with stove or hot plate, microwave, fridge, pots, kettle, toaster, pans, crockery, glassware, cooking utensils, cutlery, kitchen towels, bedding, bath towels (not swimming towels), iron and ironing board. The apartments have ceiling fans in all bedrooms and lounges. Wall panel heaters. The units are not serviced daily and for long stays the units are serviced and the bed linen and bath towels changed every 7 days. We supply dish clothes, dish washing liquid, toilet rolls and garbage bags.

There are 2 single beds in all bedrooms except for the Duke, Queen, Royal, African Suites and main bedroom of 2/3 Bedroom House which all have queen beds and the Duchess which has a double bed.

We offer free 24/7 broadband Internet (including Skype and wireless connection to all units) Library, tourist brochure information, secure off street parking, a fence protected swimming pool, laundry and private entrances and patios with table and chairs and individual BBQ facilities.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Member of Cape Town Tourism
  • airport (less than 15km)
  • bowls (less than 5km)
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • canoeing (less than 5km)
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • casino (less than 10km)
  • dishwasher (some units)
  • DSTV in room
  • exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • fishing (less than 3km)
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • horse riding (less than 5km)
  • internet facilities
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • kitchenette (some units)
  • lake (less than 5km)
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • live entertainment (less than 3km)
  • lock-up safe
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • microwave (some units)
  • microwave in unit
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • nature trail (less than 2km)
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • private entrance
  • radio in room
  • remote security
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • sailing rentals (less than 5km)
  • scuba diving (less than 10km)
  • squash court (less than 5km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • tennis court (less than 5km)
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite
  • water skiing (less than 10km)
  • whale watching (less than 10km)
  • wi-fi / hotspot

Directions to Ascot Gardens from Cape Town Airport or from Cape Town/Waterfront on the M3

  • Take the Cape Town exit over the bridge onto the N2.

  • Travel towards Table Mountain on the N2 to Cape Town for approximately 11km.

  • Go past the M5 Muizenberg/Mowbray turnoff. Do not take this turnoff but move over to the left lane. Take the next left turnoff which says M3 Muizenberg.

  • NB: The M3 is the main connecting road from the Waterfront and Cape Town City Centre to Bergvliet and the Southern Suburbs.

  • Continue on the M3 (approx. 10km) and take the Ladies Mile M39 Exit offramp.

  • Turn right at first traffic lights and continue down Ladies Mile Road.

  • At the traffic circle, take the first exit left.

  • A school will now be on your right hand side and further down on your left will be a shopping centre. Follow the road around the school. The road you are on now is Heerengracht Avenue.

  • Turn left at the stop street, this is Bergvliet Road.

  • Turn 1st right into Jeffcoat Avenue, and continue along Jeffcoat Avenue for approximately 400 metres.
    Ascot Lodge (Jack, Queen and King Suites) is on the left hand side at 17 Jeffcoat Avenue (ring office bell at the gate).
    For Ascot Villa, (African, Fountain and Mountain Suites) turn left at next corner into Hiddingh Road. First house on your left is Ascot Villa, 30 Hiddingh Road (ring office bell).
    Ascot Mews (Duchess, Royal and Duke Suites) is second house on left, 28 Hiddingh Road (ring office bell).
    For Ascot House, (2/3 Bedroom House, Poolside and Cottage Suites) continue along Hiddingh and turn first left into EkSTEEN Avenue, and the second house from corner on the left is 6 Eksteen Avenue (ring office bell).
    The Office, home of your hosts, Lesley and Barry, is at No.8 Eksteen Avenue on the corner of Hiddingh Road.