Kalbassie Self Catering Stilbaai

Kalbassie Self Catering

Kalbassie Self Catering Stilbaai

Self-catering guest house in a cul-de-sac in a quiet part of the coastal town of Still Bay West. Developed around the estuary of the Goukou River in the Western Cape, South Africa along the lovely Garden Route. Founded in 2009, this self-catering holiday accommodation is 2 km from the western blue flag beach as well as the river mouth into the Indian Ocean. A perfect holiday destination for water sports enthusiasts as well as nature lovers and historians alike.

Kalbassie offers 2 loft units sleeping 4 people each. The name means a small calabash, a perfect description of these two cosy loft apartments, which are perfect for families. Also for couples as well as groups of up to 8 people. The units are well appointed for babies as well as toddlers and are completely child friendly. It is near various restaurants, shops, hair dressers, banks, coffee shops, interesting gift shops, etc.

Accommodation at Kalbassie Self-Catering

This holiday rental consists of two self-catering loft units, Patrys and Kiewiet, of which each can accommodate four guests.

Patrys (sleeping 4)

The apartment has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds as well as bedding, linen and electric blankets. There is an en-suite bathroom with a shower, toilet, basin as well as towels and complimentary toiletries.

Furthermore there is a small lounge area with a flat screen TV (selected DStv channels) and free WiFi as well as a safe. The kitchenette has a fridge, 2-plate stove with oven, microwave, kettle, toaster as well as a coffee maker. Also crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots and pans, a mini bar and an iron. Guest are welcome to make use of the freezer in the main house.

Moreover, guests have their own separate outdoor braai area which also includes a ‘potjiekos’ fire pit.

Kiewiet (sleeping 4)

The apartment has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds as well as bedding, linen and electric blankets. There is an en-suite bathroom with a small Roman bath, toilet, basin as well as towels and complimentary toiletries.

Furthermore there is a small lounge area with a flat screen TV (selected DStv channels) and free WiFi as well as a safe. The kitchenette has a fridge, 2-plate stove with oven, microwave, kettle, toaster as well as a coffee maker. Also crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots and pans, a mini bar and an iron. Guest are welcome to make use of the freezer in the main house.

Moreover, guests have their own separate outdoor braai area which also includes a ‘potjiekos’ fire pit.

Facilities at Kalbassie Self-Catering

  • Bath towels
  • Bed linen as well as other bedding
  • Braai/barbecue facilities as well as ‘potjiekos’ fire pit, garden furniture and umbrella
  • Child friendly
  • EFT payments
  • Free WiFi
  • No smoking inside the units
  • Safe for valuables
  • Safe off-street parking
  • Satellite TV (exclusive DStv)

Activities and Attractions in Still Bay and Surrounds

Water sport

  • 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

Enjoy nature

  • 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

Heritage sites

  • 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

Formal sport

  • 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

Emergency Services

  • 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)

Kalbassie Selfsorgverblyf in Stilbaai

Selfsorg-gastehuis in ‘n doodloopstraat in ‘n stil gedeelte in Stilbaaiwes. Ontwikkel rondom die Goukouriviermonding in die Wes-Kaap, Suid-Afrika op die Bekende Tuinroete. Hierdie vakansieverhuring is 2 km van die westelike blouvlagstrand en so ook die riviermond waar dit in die Indiese oseaan uitmond.

Kalbassie bied 2 soldereenhede wat elk 4 persone kan huisves, perfek vir gesinne, paartjies of groepe tot 8 persone. Dis ingerig om babas, peuters en so ook groot kinders te kan hanteer. Dis ook naby verskeie restaurante, winkels, haarkappers, banke, koffiewinkels, interessante geskenkwinkels, en so meer.

Akkommodasie by Kalbassie

Hierdie vakansieverblyf bestaan uit twee selfsorg soldereenhede, Patrys en so ook Kiewiet wat elk vier gaste kan huisves. Hierdie woonstelletjies is dieselfde.

Daar is twee slaapkamers, een met ‘n dubbelbed en die ander met twee enkelbeddens met linne, beddegoed en so ook elektriese komberse. Hulle deel ‘n badkamer met ‘n stort, wasbak en toilet met badhanddoeke en so ook komplimentêre toiletgoetertjies.

Verder is daar ‘n klein sitgedeeltetjie met ‘n platskerm TV (eksklusiewe DStv-kanale), gratis WiFi en so ook ‘n kluis, Die klein kombuisie het ‘n yskas, 2-plaat stoof met oond, mikrogolfoond, ketel, broodrooster en so ook ‘n koffiemaker. Ook breekgoed, messegoed, glase, potte en panne, ‘n minikroeg en ‘n yster. Gaste is welkom om die vrieskas in die huis te gebruik.

Dan het gaste ook hulle eie aparte buitebraaigeriewe wat ‘n potjiekos-vuurput insluit.

Geriewe by Kalbassie

  • Badhanddoeke
  • Beddegoed en linne
  • Braaigeriewe, ‘n potjiekosbraaiput, tuinmeubels en so ook ‘n sambreel
  • Elektroniese Fondsoordrag betalings (EFT)
  • Geen rokery binneshuis
  • Gratis WiFi
  • Kindervriendelik
  • Kluis
  • Satelliet TV (geselekteerde DStv-kanale)
  • Veilige parkering van die straat af

Kalbassie Self Catering

Beverley Lombard