Rondekuil, in the country, about 10 minutes drive from Durbanville and 25 minutes from the heart of Cape Town is positioned amongst rolling hills, with breath-taking views of the Boland Mountain Ranges and Table Mountain.
Rondekuil is centrally situated making it an ideal base from where to explore the surrounding area and the Cape Peninsula. One can enjoy fine accommodation, a wonderful lifestyle, take pleasant walks and observe many varieties of birds in a tranquil, supremely safe, rural environment, while at the same time being relatively close to all the tourist attractions, excitement and scenic beauty that the Cape offers.
The two Cape Colonial style cottages with reed ceilings, each have front verandas where guests can relax in an easy chair and enjoy breath-taking views while overlooking the swimming pool, the dam, landscaped garden, farmlands and the river area. Each cottage sleeps four, while both of the two bedrooms, in each cottage, have en-suite bathrooms. The kitchenette, with a granite working surface, is adequately equipped with microwave oven, inside braai/barbeque, two plate stove, kettle, refrigerator etc. Located between the two cottages is a sheltered braai/barbeque and swimming pool area, which provides a wonderful environment for outside entertainment and relaxation.
Comfortably sleeps six and has a main bedroom, with an en-suite bathroom, and another two bedrooms, which share a family bathroom. The open-plan kitchen, lounge and dining room area as well as the recreation room on the mezzanine floor provide adequate, comfortable space for entertainment and relaxation. The kitchen is well equipped with a stove, including an oven, a microwave oven, kettle, refrigerator etc. De Rondawel has been decorated in an African theme. stainless steel braai/barbeque unit is provided. Guests staying in De Rondawel are welcome to make use of the swimming pool area at the main farm house, which includes a thatched "lapa" with a braai/barbeque facility.
The Old Farm House
The Old Farm House has been divided into three spacious self-catering apartments. There are nice verandas with views of the gardens and countryside, which one can enjoy while relaxing in an easy chair. These accommodation units, which are also Pet friendly, are normally let on a medium- to longer-term bases, but are periodically available for short-term rentals.
The Old Farm House Unit 1 has a double bedroom, a large lounge, dining room and well equipped, farm-sized kitchen as well as a bathroom. This is a comfortable, spacious unit with plenty of character and a number of valuable antiques.
The Old Farm House Units 2 and 3 each have a comfortable double bedroom with a bathroom, kitchen and a lounge-cum-dining room.
The Country Lodge
Country Lodge 1:
Country Lodge 1 has a double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and a large, open-plan kitchen- lounge-dining room area. It has mainly thatched ceilings, while the floors are tiled and there is a cosy fireplace. This unit has a balcony from which there are wonderful views of the countryside and vineyards. It has an enclosed, lawned back garden, which is a nice area for children to play and for exercising and retaining pets.
Country Lodge 2, 3, 4 & 5:
These units are cosy double bedrooms, which each have an en-suite bathroom. All units have covered verandas with nice views, where one can relax and appreciate the country ambiance. Please Note: These are not self catering units.
Please Note: Supervised young families are welcome. Management cannot accept responsibility for children's safety at any time. Pets are welcome too, please arrange when booking.
Additional services and facilities provided:
Facilities are cleaned daily or as required by guests. Tea & coffee provided. TV/DVD, Wi-Fi and hairdryer provided. Some units have sheltered braai/ barbeque and swimming pool area. One bundle of fire wood or charcoalis provided free of charge. Landscaped gardens. Adequate parking near accommodation.
Rondekuil Wedding and Function Venue
Rondekuil is located in the heart of a beautiful countryside, and has a venue that can accommodate up to 180 guests. We go all out to make sure that wedding and functions are thoroughly planned and organized so our clients can relax in the knowledge that their wedding/function will run smoothly.
At Rondekuil, nature has provided breath-taking views. We provide a stylish Durbanville venue with scrumptious cuisine.
Rondekuil offers conferencing venues in a tranquil, rural environment, overlooking landscaped gardens. This provides a great opportunity for delegates to break away, chill out and focus effectively, in quiet surroundings, on matters at hand! The conference venues comfortably accommodate from 5 up to 120 delegates and rates are negotiable.
Local attractions and landmarks include:
Top class restaurants in and around Durbanville, including those at local wine estates: Bloemendal, Hillcrest, Meerendal, Nitida, Poplars. Wine tasting at Durbanville Wine Valley Estates including: Altydgedacht, Bloemendal, D'Aria, De Grendel, Durbanville Hills, Diemersdal, Hillcrest, Klein Roosboom, Meerendal, Nitida The Barnyard Theatre Restaurants & Coffee Shops in Durbanville, including: Cattle Baron, Dulce's Coffee Shop, La Masseria, Mugg & Bean, Oxford Arms, Roman's Pizza, Smul Spens, Spur Family Steakhouse etc. Shopping malls: Tyger Valley and Willowbridge. Golf courses: Mowbray etc. Table Mountain and Robben Island. Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. Grand West Casino. Beaches on the Atlantic and Indian Ocean coasts. Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Cape Point Nature Reserve.