from R 3,000
NB: Always check with the getaway about taking your pets, so make your intentions clear when you send an enquiry.
Turrakom is a self-catering family home at the waters edge. Wake up to the sound of waves crashing on the beach outside your bedroom window; drink sundowners and braai/barbecue while watching surfers on the famous Kommetjie Long Beach on your doorstep. In season, you may also see the whales. <br /><br />The house has a large open-plan living and dining room, with a TV and a video machine, that opens onto the stoep with some of the best views in Kommetjie. It is ideal for a large family or two families sharing. There are two double bedrooms, one twin bedroom with two extra bunk beds, and a fourth bedroom with two bunk beds. One of the double rooms, and the room with the bunk beds each have a shower and toilet en suite. There is a further large bathroom with a bath, a shower, and a separate toilet. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes a microwave, dishwasher and a washing machine.<br /><br />In consideration for our neighbours, we do not allow loud music at any time at Turrakom. The sound of the sea is music enough.<br /><br />Things to do in and around Kommetjie include walking, surfing, fishing, kite surfing, sea kayaking, wave skiing, bird watching and horse riding. Meander through the local craft markets and antique and craft shops in nearby Noordhoek and Kalk Bay. Climb the Slangkop Lighthouse and visit Cape Point, where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet or walk in the nearby mountains. There are plenty of restaurants in Kommetjie and nearby villages. Long Beach Mall and Sun Valley Mall are a mere 7 km away has all the amenities, including all the big Supermarkets. Hout Bay with its fishing harbour is 25 minutes drive away via the famous Chapmans Peak Drive.