Elegantly upholstered chairs & settee are placed in front of a generous fireplace. High ceilings with exposed wooden beams & a white screed floor offset classic furniture and old oil paintings. Guest access
The Victorian daybed in the lounge can be opened up to create 2 single beds for children. The bathroom is large and very welcoming and boasts a walk in shower and a dual-basin vanity with large mirror and good lighting. A Victorian bath on a raised platform looks out over the secluded cottage garden.
The bedroom is separated from the main lounge and dining area by a generous hanging curtain that can be left open or closed for greater intimacy. The bedroom has a king-size sleigh bed and the double French doors open onto a secluded shade garden with outdoor shower. Adjacent to the kitchen is a covered outdoor patio with a generous cushioned bench running along one wall, perfect for relaxing on a sunny afternoon. There is also a table for outdoor dining.
More about French Styled Welgelee and Stables
Welgelee is the last remaining land of a large dairy farm. The property is over 6 acres and also rents the neighbouring greenbelt for paddock grazing. The greenbelt provides beautiful walks along a river bordered by indigenous fynbos and is safe and fairy level for all ages. The property itself comprises a Main House, 2 holiday guest cottages (The romantic French Cottage and the 2 bedroom Stable Cottage) and the larger converted Silos (Silos at Welgelee) which sleeps 8 people. Please see our aerial footage to get an idea of size and terrain.
Access to large (12mx5m) salt water pool - shared. And located away that it will not affect you.
10MB fibre connectivity
Large wall-mounted flat screen smart TV
Fully Serviced Monday, Wednesday and Friday with washing and ironing at an additional R150 per load.
Perimeter Alarm system
Braai facilities available on request
Small dogs welcome as long as surety signed for any damage to furniture. Please request before booking.
Baby facilities: cot and high chair
Cottage and courtyard private.Additional notes
Pool is shared with up to 10 other guests depending on bookings on the Estate
Welgelee is a working Equestrian Farm and there are animals on site.Guest interaction
You are welcome to contact you host, who lives on the Estate, but you have total privacy here.Getting around