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Lothian Lake House Estate and Lodge.

Lothian Lake House is situated in the Elgin Valley - its part 007 house, part Bali paradise.
9 reviews
Lothian Lake House is situated in the Elgin Valley - its part 007 house, part Bali paradise.
Bedroom: Protea, with lake in Background.
Double volume lounge
Master bedroom is a large Suite in itself. With a log fire , desk , and sofas.
Arum Lilly Bedroom, with River in Background.
Lara bathroom Ensuite
VIew over the pool to the Palmiet River with vines in the distance
Front door garden, keypad security.
Gym, has pretty well everything. Rowers, runners, Cross trainers,bicycle,  Free weights , mats etc
The boys winter lounge Cocktail /bar with big LCD , and table football
Front Stairs
Peaceful Massage room in a Zen Setting.
Looking down the drive ,towards the Vineyard and Orchard.
Pool Deck at Sunset
The river in the morning, look out for Otters.
Inspecting the  Lothian Vineyards vines.
The Vines.
Looking down the river .
Gym, next to Sauna and Massage Rm overlooking onto the pool
24' Searay
Tennis Court
Guests enjoying the Pool Bar
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8 Bedrooms , 13 Bathrooms , Sleeps 22
Cape Town Central, Western Cape
Lothian House is located 30 minutes from Cape Town Airport. This 5 star house is similar to an Aman style resort, situated on an award winning wine estate, located in the Kogelberg World Heritage Biosphere reserve, home to one of the most diverse ecology's on the planet.
The house is an architecturally triumph, it was recently completed to the highest European finishes, providing unsurpassed levels of comfort, luxury and style blended with privacy and security, all stunningly nestled into beautifuly designed and manicured flower gardens, lawns and fruit laden orchards, overlooking a picture postcard river on one side and the expansive Applethwaite Lake and Lothian award winning vineyard on the other. Every beautifully designed bedroom has an equally luxurious ensuite bathroom and private sundeck with majestic mountains all around.

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Listing #FKN3343911
About the Owner
Gavin W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:20%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Here at Lothian House, we will create comfort and luxury on every level. There will be staff available so you don't have to lift a finger. The house manager will be on call for you to arrange entertainment, transfers, helicopters, a chef, or anything you might have forgotten at home.
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We've been fortunate to rent homes across the world and this is one of the most magnificent we've experienced. Not only does each room have it's own bathroom, the gym is high quality and the onsite support from Jamie was sublime. Everyone's had instances where...More

Thank NEexperienceseeker
Management response:Responded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much Derrick - was great having you here at Lothian Vineyards. Looking forward to your next stay in Africa, in Elgin, in the Lothian House :)

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Set in a spectacular valley, 30mins from Cape town airport. The house and staff were amazing with our every need catered for, Jamie the House manager seemed to know what we wanted before we asked, she had endless ideas to keep the kids happy from...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2015

The house is not only spectacular but is perfectly designed for large groups. The views and rooms are amazing as the house sits in the middle of the lake. Grant, the property manager and the chef Angela were accommodating to every need and the staff...More

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (8)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (4)
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(5)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (25)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
Smoking is allow outside the house. Parents must be aware there is water all around the house + there is the 50m pool, so kids should be supervised if they don't know how to swim.
    8 Full baths
    4 Half baths
    1 Shower
    5 Kings
    3 Queens
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
14 Dec 2018 -
15 Jan 2019
7 nights
16 Jan 2019 -
30 Apr 2019
3 nights
15 Dec 2019 -
31 Dec 2019
7 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $3,874 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Situated 4km down a private gated tarmaced road, off the N2 highway that leads to Cape Town and Hermanus. The estate is In the heart of the famous Cape Winelands surrounded by the Kogelberg World Heritage Reserve, framed by hills, lakes and groves of fruit, and lots and lots of water! Nearby, amenities such as supermarkets, spas, restaurants, nature activities and fashion shopping are available..close enough to Cape Town to dine and shop , and far enough to feel real Africa, at the end of the day we are 25 mins from Cape Town airport and 35 mins from the famous Cape Town waterfront.

This retreat is designed to be everything you could ever want or need.

Airport transfers can be arranged.
This home is a private, secure location, fit for a movie star or politician who wants it for rea...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town: 56.0 km
Cape Town International airport is a short 35 minute drive, or should you wish to fly in, you could make use of the private help-pad at Lothian House.
Transfers or private chauffeur services could be arranged on your request.

Out of Cape Town driving down the N2, over Sir Lowry's Pass, then 8 km to the entrance to Rockview Dam Rd. Through the Eskom Gate and 3.6 km down a private road. Farm and Lake House are on the left. Don't follow Google please.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km.
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