Hold-All Beach-Front Accommodation Stilbaai
Holiday accommodation for 20 guests on the beach front in Still Bay West. Popular coastal holiday destination in the Western Cape, South Africa, along the equally popular Garden Route. Developed around the Goukou River mouth where it meets up with the Indian Ocean. Great surf-breaks, great location for various water sports as well as many other activities for young and old to enjoy. This self-catering three-level house offers an outdoor entertainment area as well as an indoor entertainment area.
Also known as the Hold-All Surf Shack, this house is built on the main blue flag beach of Still Bay West. It is located halfway between the Stilbaai Harbour and the river mouth with a wide view of the entire Bay area. From this vantage point you can watch the surfers playing in the breakers as well as all the other water activities. Walk directly from the house onto the safe beach which is ideally suited for young children and also the elderly.
Accommodation at Hold-All Stilbaai
Hold-All Stilbaai is a three-level house which can comfortably house 20 guests sleeping. The house can be divided into two separate self-catering areas, each functioning on its own. In other words, these two areas can be rented separately. The upstairs unit houses a maximum of 12 people, the open plan downstairs unit a maximum of 8.
Downstairs is a fully open-plan unit sleeping 7 to 8 people. There is a bathroom with shower and toilet, a basic kitchenette, as well as a large dining area with DSTV and a DVD player.
The unit upstairs stretches over two floors and comes with 5 bedrooms sleeping 12 people. There are two 2 showers, 2 baths and 4 toilets, a fully equipped kitchen as well as ample dining and seating facilities. Also 2 TVs, a CD/DVD player as well as climate control.
There are two sun-decks on the top terrace which offer braai facilities as well as outside dining and entertainment areas. Of course with a terrific view across the Bay. The ground floor has under-floor heating for those cold, wet winter days as well as nights.
Furthermore, there is an entertainment area inside which offers guests the opportunity to party until late without disturbing those who prefer not to be part of the party.
Facilities at Hold-All Stilbaai
- Bedding and linen provided
- No towels are provided, please bring your own towels
- Braai/barbecue facilities
- Under-floor heating in the ground-level
- Cleaner available by prior arrangement
- 3 TV screens
- Satellite TV with full DSTV bouquet
- Entertainment areas indoors as well as outdoors
- Warm outside shower
- Parking space for 4 vehicles
- Rim-flow pool
- Payment by EFT – No credit cards, nor cheques accepted
- Not accessible for wheelchairs
- No pets allowed
- Please DO NOT USE any sporting equipment stored at the house
Activities and Attractions in Still Bay and Surrounds
- Blue Flag beaches for swimming and sun bathing, surfing in the breakers, scuba diving, as well as windsurfing and body boarding and more
- Goukou River for canoeing, water skiing, fishing, paddling as well as boating
- Fishing in the river as well as rock fishing and deep sea fishing
- Paradise for bird watchers what with the many land as well as sea bird species around
- Hiking trails from gentle strolling along the beach/river to challenging trails such as the Still Bay to Jongensfontein trail along the coast
- Mountain biking trails for the more adventurous and fit
- Whale watching during the winter months when the southern right whales are visiting the South African coastal waters
- Visit the fascinating ancient fish traps
- Peruse the shell middens where the ancient people disposed of their waste
- Visit the Blombos Museum of Archaeology which is accommodated in the Still Bay Tourism Bureau. Obtain full insight on the Blombos cave and the discoveries made such as cave drawings and other interesting artefacts
- Witness the feeding of the eels at the Palinggat (eels rock fountain) and pop in at the Museum while you are there
- Take a walk through the ‘Tuin op die Brak’ indigenous garden on the eastern side of the river
- Visit the cheese-producing farm, Kasselshoop and learn about cheese-making
- Or visit the local gin distillery for a taste of the gin they are very proud of
- Still Bay has a lovely 72 par, 9 hole golf course
- Likewise a bowling green with the most striking view over the ocean
- Also other active clubs such as tennis, jukskei, pistol shooting, bridge and chess
- There is also a miniature golf course (Putt-Putt) on the eastern side of the river
Shopping opportunities and Banks
- Various gift shops, clothing stores, grocery stores, flea markets as well as side-walk fruit and vegetable stalls
- Still Bay also offers various restaurants, real estate agents as well as night life and events organised with holiday makers in mind
- There are three banks as well as various ATMs
- One petrol station in town as well as one a few kilometres outside town on the way to Riversdale
- Still Bay has available all the necessary emergency services such as doctors, pharmacies, dentists as well as vets
- The decidedly efficient and competent S A Police Station
- Also the highly responsive and capable NSRI Station (National Sea Rescue Institute)
Vakansieverblyf op die Strandfront by Hold-All Stilbaai
Hierdie selfsorghuis is op die hoofstrand (blouvlag) aan die westekant van die Goukourivier gebou, so ongeveer halfpad tussen die riviermonding en die hawe. Dit bied ‘n asemrowende uitsig oor die hele baai vanaf die riviermonding tot by die hawe waar die branderplankryers in die branders gesien kan word. Gaste loop direk uit op die veilige strand wat ideaal geskik is vir kinders en ouer persone.
Selfsorgakkommodasie by Hold-All Stilbaai
Die huis is op drie vlakke gebou en kan met gemak 20 gaste huisves. Die huis kan as geheel verhuur word, maar kan ook in twee selfstandige wooneenhede verdeel word. So kan dit dan ook apart verhuur word. Die boonste eenheid kan 12 persone huisves, en so ook kan die onderste eenheid 8 mense huisves.
Elkeen van hierdie eenhede het ‘n toegeruste kombuis, eetplek, leefplek en badkamergeriewe. Op die boonste vlak is twee sondekke met braaigeriewe en onthaalplek. So is daar ook ‘n ontspanningsarea binneshuis waar partytjie gehou kan word sonder om diegene te steur wat eerder wil rus. Die grondvlak het ook ondervloerse verhitting om die koue van die nat wintersdae te besweer.
- Beddegoed en so ook linne word verskaf
- Geen handdoeke – bring jou eie
- Drie TV-skerms met DSTV (vol pakket)
- Ondervloerse verhitting op grondvlak
- Warm buitestort
- Oorvloei swembad
- Parkeerplek vir 4 voertuie
- Betalings d.m.v. EFT – Geen kredietkaarte of tjeks word aanvaar nie
- Nie toeganklik vir rolstoele nie
- Moet asb nie enige sporttoerusting gebruik wat by die huis gestoor mag wees nie
- So ook geen troeteldiere toegelaat