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Idyllic Self Catering Holiday Home:
Seclusion, exclusivity and direct access to the sea makes this well-appointed holiday home the perfect hideaway for nature lovers and those who wish to recharge their batteries.

Relax to the sound of birdsong and gentle waves lapping. Experience unique encounters with such South African wildlife as Cape clawless otters, penguins, dolphins, cape fur seals, genets, dassies (hyrax), mongoose and porcupine. During the calving season between July and November, experience the thrill of seeing Southern Right whales swimming and breaching right in front of the house from the comfort of the living room. Enjoy swimming or snorkelling at the bottom of the garden, exploring interesting rock pools or going for leisurely coastal walks. The world renowned Boulder’s penguin colony is within easy walking distance of The Milestone, passing three charming white sandy beaches, of which Fisherman's Beach is a leisurely 3-minute walk from The Milestone.
Great Views
The Milestone enjoys a superb 180-degree uninterrupted sea-view, making the ever-changing moods of the panorama from the spectacular sunrises over the sea and the Hottentots Holland Mountains to the equally impressive pastel sunsets part of The Milestone experience. The house is situated in a secluded garden that opens onto the shoreline.
Everything You need

The house is lovingly maintained, comfortably and attractively furnished and well equipped with everything you would need for a seaside holiday. The house sleeps 6 in three bedrooms. The living room is furnished with comfortable seating, CD/DVD player and television. The sunroom and living room’s large windows allow for panoramic views of False Bay. The dining room seats six. The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, fridge, stove, microwave, toaster, kettle and vacuum cleaner. The washing machine, a second fridge,barbecue equipment and deck chairs are in the annex.

The Milestone combines the pleasure of being close to nature with accessibility to the major attractions in Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula. The historic village of Simon's Town with its interesting shops, art galleries, museums and good restaurants is a mere 5-minute drive from The Milestone.



The Milestone is protected by a reputable security firm and offers secure parking with a lock up garage. Next to the garage is a milestone, marking 25 miles along the Main Road from the Old Town House on Green Market Square in Cape Town. Hence the name - The Milestone.

The Milestone offers privacy, an intimate seaside experience and the opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern society and close to nature, recharging your batteries. Yet it is very close to the village of Simon’s Town with its interesting shops, art galleries, museums and good restaurants and within easy commuting distance from other popular areas in Cape Town and the Peninsula, as well as the Stellenbosch wine route. It is truely the best choice in self catering accommodation in the whole Cape Town area.
Our Rates:
Rates are for exclusive use of entire property and all the facilities. R2,000 - R2,150 per night for 2012 depending on the season. R1,000 damage deposit is required, refundable within 72 hours of departure. No additional Fees or Taxes

Booking Requirement: minimum of 4 nights during the year and 10 nights over the Christmas holiday season.
Distances from Key Attractions:
  • 5 Minute drive to historic Simon's Town
  • 10 Minute drive to gate of Cape of Good Hope Nature Park
  • 45 Minute drive to Cape Town and V&A Waterfront
  • 45 Minute drive to Stellenbosch Wine Route

To book your stay at The Milestone please contact Alida
by telephone at:

+27(021) 7809275
or by email at: