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GlenLin

living room and front balcony
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Glencairn, Western Cape
GlenLin is the ideal base for relaxation. There are two large bedrooms, each with a double bed and lovely white linen. There is also a single bed in the second bedroom. Both bedrooms have French doors with access on to front balconies with lovely open views. The main bedroom has an en suite bathroom with separate bath and shower. There is a shower room adjacent to the second bedroom.
The living space is open plan with high ceilings and a large central island separating the kitchen, living and dining areas. Folding doors open from the lounge, which has a wood burning fire, on to the large front balcony where you can braai and admire the views. It is an ideal peaceful suburb close to Simon's Town from which to explore the Cape Penisula, Constantia Winelands and atlantic seaboard.
Please note that due to being located on a mountainside...
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Listing #HL204021
About the Owner
Laura and Teresa Q
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2012
Interaction with guests
Laura lives locally in Glencairn. Pierre and Teresa live in the apartment underneath GlenLin so are on hand for any advice or emergencies. Most of our guests are very self sufficient, but it is not unheard of to go for a drink together in our local hotel.
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent ... very happy will go back again Very clean ... upmarket with beautiful view and facilities are great Well worth the price

Thank anarigenade
Management response:Responded 5 November 2017

Thank you Anari and Dave, so happy you enjoyed! Thanks for taking the time to do a review😊

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Best stay of our vacation. Beautiful,clean and spacious.The flat has everything and more that is needed to have comfortable stay Thank you so much

Thank aschoeman636
Management response:Responded 29 September 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words! We are happy to hear that. Thanks for being lovely guests!

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Upon entering GlenLin we were pleasantly surprised at the spacious apartment. The pics do not do justice to it's size nor breathtaking views! The attention to detail stood out most as we had everything we needed and more!Laura has been very attentive to our needs...More

1  Thank Carmen B
Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

Dear Carmen and family, We appreciate your lovely review and excellent communication whilst you were our guests. Thank you for choosing GlenLin for your stay on the peninsula. We wish you all the best going forward.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The bed linen is luxurious in this well- equipped apartment. There is a gas hob and electric oven. Bath and beach towels are supplied. There is full DSTV and uncapped internet. A cosy fire place, heaters and electric blankets are provided for the cool winter nights.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
As a reminder parking is on street. There are both external steps and and internal stairwell to the property. The steps are steep and not suitable for those with mobility...
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Bathrooms
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    1 Twin
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $99 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Conveniently situated on the False Bay coastline between Fish Hoek and Simon’s Town,the mountainous subhurb of Glencairn offers sea views, a wetland nature reserve and walking trails.The beach is sandy and there is a tidal pool. Southern right whales can often be seen during whale watching season. It is a short drive to historic Simon's Town, the Penguins at Boulders and Cape Point Nature Reserve. It is a 35-km drive to central Cape Town and the Waterfront. The vineyards of Constantia are a short 15/20 minutes drive away and it is a scenic one hours drive to Stellenbosch. Chapman's Peak Drive, several golf courses and Kalk Bay are all close by. It is a great base for cyclists, hikers, horse riders, divers and water sports enthusiasts.
Getting around
The cape peninsula is poorly served by public transport. There is a train station at Glencairn for trains to Simon's Town and all stations to Cape Town including Kalk Bay, St James and Muizenberg. However, in order to enjoy all the peninsula has to offer a car is essential. The area is well served by Tour Guides for a day trip and Noordhoek taxis offer a good taxi service.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town: 29.0 km
Railway: Glencairn: 0.6 km
Ferry: Cape Town: 26.0 km
Getting to Glencairn from the airport
Take the N2 highway in the direction of Cape Town.
At Settlers Way bear left onto the M3 in the direction of Muizenberg.
At the end of the M3 there is a t-junction at a set of traffic lights. Turn right.
Follow this road through one set of traffic lights. At the second set of lights bear left on the M6 towards Simons Town over Ou Kaapse Weg pass. Eventually the road drops down into Sun Valley. Keep straight through 2 sets of traffic lights. You’ll see Sun Valley and Long Beach shopping malls on your right at the first set of lights. The road takes you over Black Hill on the Glencairn Expressway and down to meet the sea at Glencairn. Turn right on to the M4 towards Simons Town. Keep in the right hand lane as you need to take the first right up Glen Roa...
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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: 0.3 km.
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