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Spacious self catering farm house with spectacular sea and mountain views

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Fairhill farm - wrap around views and privacy and close to seaside towns
Stunning views of mountains, sea and fybos near Hermanus in the Western Cape - luxury selfcatering
1 of 31Fairhill farm - wrap around views and privacy and close to seaside towns
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Overview
5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Fairhill is a private, self catering farmhouse situated on a nature reserve of 200 hectares of beautiful fynbos and has superb sea and mountain views. The property borders the Cape nature reserve and the 17km long Walker Bay private beach. The house is fully furnished and serviced with 5 large en-suite bedrooms, spacious lounge / dining room and well equipped kitchen. Enjoy fantastic sun-sets over Hermanus and Walker Bay from the front veranda. Take a leisurely walk through the estate and savour the smell of indigenous herbs and fynbos flowers. Watch whales that come to Walker bay every year to breed. Fairhill is for the discerning traveler who wants privacy in beautiful surroundings, but is also close to restaurants and activities. The property is situated 2km off the road between Stanf...Fairhill is a private, self catering farmhouse situated on a nature reserve of 200 hectares of beautiful fynbos and has superb sea and mountain views. The property borders the Cape nature reserve and the 17km long Walker Bay private beach. The house is fully furnished and serviced with 5 large en-suite bedrooms, spacious lounge / dining room and well equipped kitchen. Enjoy fantastic sun-sets over Hermanus and Walker Bay from the front veranda. Take a leisurely walk through the estate and savour the smell of indigenous herbs and fynbos flowers. Watch whales that come to Walker bay every year to breed. Fairhill is for the discerning traveler who wants privacy in beautiful surroundings, but is also close to restaurants and activities. The property is situated 2km off the road between Stanford and Gansbaai, which have beautiful and safe beaches. Visit wine farms in the Hemel and Aarde valley and nearby Franshoek and Bot River. The house is serviced daily.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
5 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Malani V
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

A stunning setting, but the accommodation needs updating as the decor is a little tired, the plumbing is very noisy and the kitchen is a little small for larger groups. Patricia, who helps with the cleaning, is amazing and really helpful - her being there...More

Date of stay: January 2016
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Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback . I'm glad you liked the setting and yes Patricia is a great help in keeping the house tidy. She will be happy to receive your comments :-).

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
TV
VCR
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
Stanford, which dates back to 1729, is a victorian GEM and one of the best architecturally preserved villages in the Overberg. Stanford was named after Robert Stanford from Ballina in Ireland, who became a tragic victim of anti-convict agitation protesting against the British Government's decision to settle convicts in the cape. It is situated on the banks of the Klein River only 10 minutes outside Hermanus and 1.5 hours from Cape Town. Sample award winning Gruyere Cheese at the nearby Klein River dairy farm or just stroll around the village and enjoy the interesting local restaurants and pubs. Some excellent wines are being produced in the area - the estates of Raka, Weltevrede and Sir Robert Stanford are worth a visit to sample their products. 'The African Queen' is very popular fo...
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