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We offer you a taste of the early Cape our home is an historical monument in a unique and peaceful setting at the end of a tree-lined driveway.

Long Cottage is conveniently situated in the heart of Newlands where you are within easy walking distance of restaurants and the village for shopping.

We are also within easy reach of:
  • Cape Town International Airport (15 mins)
  • V&A Waterfront (10 mins)
  • Convention Centre (10 mins)
  • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens (5 mins)
  • University of Cape Town (5 mins)
  • Baxter Theatre (5 mins)
  • Newlands Rugby & Cricket Stadiums (5 mins)
  • Cavendish Square Shopping Centre (5 mins)
  • Newlands Forest (5 mins walk for outdoor enthusiasts)


The Stables
The Stables is a private and spacious cottage with gleaming yellowwood beams. It has an extra-length kingsize bed (or twin beds), a lounge area with satellite television, en-suite bathroom (shower) and a well appointed kitchen.

The Stable doors open onto a sunny patio and private garden with a Weber.
The pool is a welcome treat in summer.

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The Annexe

The Annexe offers comfortable self-catering double accommodation (queensize bed) with satellite television, en-suite bathroom (shower)
and a small kitchen.

It has a private entrance with French doors opening onto a patio under a majestic oak where you can enjoy breakfast with birdsong
or a glass of wine whilst watching the sun sink behind Table Mountain.


  • DSTV (full bouquet)
  • 20Mb/s Wifi access in your room (uncapped at night)
  • Secure and spacious parking behind automatic gates
  • Serviced Monday to Friday
  • For an extra R60 pppd you can order continental style breakfasts (fresh fruits, yoghurt, muesli and health loaf). Eggs are an easy option.
  • Complimentary choice of teas and coffees
  • Bar fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave, crockery, cutlery and hairdryer are provided.
  • A pre-paid cell phone is provided (recharge vouchers can be purchased locally)
  • Serviced Monday to Friday



  • May-Sept 2017: R660 pppd sharing and R880 single
  • Oct 2017 & later: R700 pppd sharing and R950 single


  • May-Sept 2017: R495 pppd shariing and R660 single
  • Oct 2017 & later: R525 pppd sharing and R700 single


To book, phone Cathy Duncan on +2721 671 6000 (home) or +2783 955 5747 (cell).
Alternatively, e-mail your full name and contact details to cathy@longcottage.co.za.

  • 2 night minimum stay.
  • Time of arrival by arrangement.
  • Transport to and from the airport can be arranged on request.
  • A 50% deposit is required to secure a booking.
  • Checkout time 10h00.