Extremely popular with past guests, this Mediterranean styled villa has a very relaxed feel, whilst retaining a feeling of luxury. Offering excellent entertainment flow from the lounge/dining area to the sun terrace and swimming pool. Situated in the less windy suburb of Fresnaye (Next to Bantry Bay) It has wide open Terraces and Patios from every room. The bedrooms are all en-suite with a Bath, Separate Shower and the Main Bathroom has a Steamroom/Shower and a Jacuzzi Bath. Features, Wireless Internet and Audio Visual room with a big screen Overhead Projector, DVD Player and Satellite TV. Serviced on all working days.
Sophisticated contemporary villa overlooks the Atlantic Coast from all directions and captures the essence of living in Cape Town with its multiple open spaces and emphasis on the generous flow between exterior and interior complemented by magnificent glass sliding doors and windows. Enjoy a secure and tranquil environment, the graceful, restful aesthetic appeal of warm ambience that defines the floor surfaces, fittings, furniture and elegant lighting and benefit from the practical features that make this home ideal for comfortable luxurious living.
Conveniently located, Fresnaye is just a short drive away from the Capes most beautiful beaches of endless white sands where the sea stretches forever and colourful Camps Bay, a lively seaside village with a variety of dining venues sure to accommodate all tastes. Sea Point, a pedestrianised shopping area with its rocky lined shore is only a five-minute drive down the road and Table Mountain and the V & A Waterfront is extremely close by.
One of the many striking features of this villa is the unexpected view upon entering, from the plush serene front entrance; guests are welcomed by a clear view of the sea as far as the Table Bay lighthouse, Sea Point and the city centre just next-door. Solid beige painted graceful columns and a floating staircase accentuate the spacious, open plan character of this home and a wide passageway on the left and the right leads to the living areas with an exquisite blend of décor choices.
To the left of the entrance, the living area exudes a warm and charming atmosphere with a varnished stone floor and luxurious beige curtains along glass sliding doors that open up on to a vast outdoor terrace, a large dark wood coffee table, an antique trunk and a great decorative antique grandfather clock that makes a bold statement in this modern setting and enjoy the ambience set by a large fireplace and the heat it generates while relaxing on a beige L-shaped long sofa with ethnic patterned scatter cushions. A relaxing mood is created in the dining area with a dark wood polished floor, a stylish, unpretentious square shaped table with eight textured wicker chairs, a matching smaller table, a long server and cabinets the table can also be easily turned into a 12-seater table for easy entertainment.
A weightless, fully equipped stainless steel, minimalist designed kitchen is positioned behind the dining area where cooking is a pleasure with efficient granite working space, abundant patterned dark wood and frosted glass cabinetry, a serving/eating surface and an American style fridge and freezer. An adjoining laundry room features matching cupboards to the kitchen.
The entire living area has glass sliding doors to the swimming pool and overlooks slender palms and the vast view.
To the right of the villas entrance is a huge wood and glass door to a study with two custom-made wooden desks with silver handles, matching large cabinets, fitted wall shelves and two chairs that leads out to a clever tranquil bamboo-framed area with soft gentle plants, beautiful mosaic walling and a built in seat creating a lovely view from within the house. To the left of the study, through louver doors, is a cinema room with a brown suede sofa and ottomans, a low dark wood table and a fitted cabinet.
The villas four beautiful, appealing bedrooms are en suite with comfortable beds and layered in luxurious linen to slip into. Bedroom one is positioned ahead of the study with glass sliding doors to the Meditative Garden, fitted beige wardrobes and drawers, a wall television, white linen and Moroccan bed wear. The bathroom has a big vanity area with a round washbasin, dark wooden shelving below, an oval shaped bathtub and a large open shower.
Up a polished stone curved staircase, with spotlights along the bottom and chandeliers from the top with a glass skylight high above, are three large carpeted bedrooms en suite with fitted dark wood wardrobes and a television. Bedroom two has twin beds, wood and glass wall shelves and glass sliding doors that look over the little outdoor garden and the ocean ahead. Bedroom three has a Queen size wooden custom bed, a suede sofa, a dark wood desk, an armchair upholstered in red corduroy and dark wood wall cupboards and shelves. Bedroom four is massive with a King-size extra length bed with a light suede headboard, two sofa chairs with rests, a television cabinet, a window that faces Lions Head, glass sliding doors to another outdoor patio and a walk in closet with fitted dark wood wardrobes and shelves.
All three bathrooms have large windows that either, face the Atlantic Ocean, Sea Point or the Table Bay Harbour. Bathrooms two and three are tiled with a separate glass shower curved bath and dark wood cupboards. Bathroom four has his and hers washbasins, a walk in shower that doubles as steam-room, with a mosaic seat and a big round Bathtub/Jacuzzi with views of the Ocean.
The smooth polished outdoor terrace is the perfect place to relax when the seabirds wheel and weave through the early morning mist and when one stretches out on chairs to enjoy another sunset with an ice cold bottle of wine at the ready. Protected from the occasional unpredictable elements, sheltered patio area next to the pool is suitable for pre dinner drinks, outdoor dining and entertaining with its fair share of space around the house. It consists of dark brown weaved L-shaped sofa, two large square chairs, two box shaped tables, a dark wood table and four wicker chairs and a gas barbeque/braai. An archway, beige painted columns and an ornate wall mirror and huge oriental pots with cycads create a Moroccan aesthetic and add to the beautiful outdoor atmosphere. The rectangular shaped Salt Water Swimming Pool is framed in mosaic and extends to the edge of the balcony.
This warm, charming home states pure contemporary sophistication and easy fine living where guests can relax, rejuvenate and be spoilt by nature.