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African Dreams
Cape Town, Somerset West

Somerset West, the Golfing Paradise of the Cape, is 30 minutes from Cape Town. This 4-star Guest House, with self catering facilities, offers luxurious Suites with direct access to the tropical garden plus a unique Penthouse in the safe, top residential area, high on the Helderberg mountain, with breath-taking views over the village, sea, vineyards & mountains.

Somerset West, the Golfing Paradise of the Cape, is 30 minutes from Cape Town. This 4-star Guest House, with self catering facilities, offers luxurious Suites with direct access to the tropical garden plus a unique Penthouse in the safe, top residential area, high on the Helderberg mountain, with breath-taking views over the village, sea, vineyards & mountains.

Here our guests can experience the true feeling of: "LIVING IN AFRICA IN YOUR-HOME-IN-THE-CAPE". All the units have en-suite bathrooms and have been individually decorated in an elegant, discreet Safari-ambience and offer fully equipped kitchenettes, lounges and dining areas.

All units have large covered patios or terraces with private sun lounges and garden furniture where guest can enjoy quality time with partners or friends. Enjoy the breath-taking views from virtually every vantage point of the Guest House or simply relax at the pool or enjoy ‘sun-downers’ and sunsets on your own patio.

It is our pleasure to cater for the discerning guests who value luxury accommodation and wish to experience the premium life style of ‘living in Africa in-Your-Home-in-the-Cape’. Allow yourself to be pampered by the superb German / South African hospitality and enjoy the tranquility and the magnificent beauty which surrounds us.

Come to the Cape and enjoy shared memorable experiences, long leisurely luncheons and wine under the African sky as well as awe-inspiring sensations that will stay with you for ever - rejuvenate at your own time at AFRICAN DREAMS.

You have the choice of enjoying our opulent, mouth-watering breakfasts which are a feast for all senses, on the patio of the manor house with views over the sea, or may wish to cater for yourself in an elegant stylish environment, offering 18/10 Stainless Steel cutlery, high quality crockery and even an automatic Saeco espresso and cappuccino machine in the Senufo Penthouse. (The other units have coffee machines and manual espresso makers).

AFRICAN DREAMS is ‘owner run’ and your hosts who will gladly share their more than 25 years of experience and knowledge of this beautiful country, the area as well as taking care of the individual needs of our guests, making appointments for dinner or tee off times.

AFRICAN DREAMS is surrounded by world class golf courses, internationally acclaimed wine estates and fine restaurants. It is an ideal base to explore Cape Town, Table Mountain, the Water Front, the rich diversity of the Cape, including Cape Point and the Winelands as well as Hermanus, the breading place of the Southern Right Whale.

AFRICAN DREAMS is a mere 5 minutes from Erinvale Golf Course, Vergelegen Wine Estate and the Helderberg Nature Reserve with its abundant Fauna and Flora. We are only 10 minutes from kilometre-long sandy beaches, less than 15 minutes from historic Stellenbosch, 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport and 30 minutes from Cape Town Centre.

Request a quoteCONTACT US:

13 Fraser Road | Fairview Heights | Somerset West, 7130 | Cape Town | South Africa

Tel: +27 021 855 5977

Fax: +27 021 855 5987

Mobile: +27 082 413 3443

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Policies & disclaimers


01.05.2013 - 30.09.2013

01.10.2013 - 30.04.2014


Low Season


High Season

Per Unit

Per Person

Per Unit

Per Person





Gecko Suite

60m2 (Max 2)





Zebra Suite

65m2 (Max 4)





Senufo Penthouse

55m2 (Max 4)





Corporate Rate






Zebra and Senufo have sleeper couches which can accommodate 2 extra people.

Gourmet Breakfast optional at R95./person for Self Catering Guests

Additional person/s may be charged extra

No children under 6 years of age.

Children from 6-7 stay free of charge

Children from 8 to15 pay R100./night when sharing a suite with 2 adults

Youngsters from 16 and above pay R150./night when sharing a suite with 2 adults

Incentive Corporate Packages on offer - contact management directly

Terms & Conditions

Confirmation of bookings:-

A 30% Non-Refundable Deposit secures group bookings (4 or more) and long-term bookings (21 Days and longer),

followed by a 40% payment 6 weeks before arrival and the balance on arrival.

All ‘Specials’ and 1 Night-Stays to be paid in advance.
Prices may be changed without prior notice.

Cancellation Policy

On cancellation by Guests, the following policy prevails:-

60 Days or more - Guests forfeit 20% of full Reservation Value

59- 30 Days - Guests forfeit 50% of full Reservation Value

29-15 Days - Guests forfeit 70% of full Reservation Value

14-8 Days - Guests forfeit 80% of full Reservation Value

Less than 7 Days - Guests forfeit 90% of full Reservation Value

No Show / Early Departure - Guests responsible for full Reservation Value

Subject to re-letting the rooms, refunds will be at managements' discretion.

Accepted Methods of Payment

Cash, Credit Transfer, Visa & Master Cards

Check In / Check Out Times

Check in time from 14h00 or by arangement.

Check out time 11h00 or by arrangement.



  • Type : Room Type 1
  • Max people : 3


  • The Gecko Apartment is located on the garden-level, down a set of stairs, facing the sea. It is a very comfortable 60m2 open plan contemporary African styled suite with Queen size bed, walk-in cupboard with safe plus a large en-suite bathroom with shower plus a luxurious corner bath. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, oven and stove, fridge/freezer as well as automatic espresso and cappuccino machine as well as small appliances such as toaster, kettle and coffee maker. A dining area for 4 plus a full lounge with comfortable chairs and sofa offering Satellite TV and German TV on request. A large covered patio with grill area leads off from the lounge with beautiful views of the garden and the surrounding areas.


  • Type : Room Type 3
  • Max people : 4


  • Due to the slope of the land, this modern Penthouse (55m2) is located at the entrance level of AFRICAN DREAMS and no stairs need to be climbed! It towers high above the property and faces False Bay, the mountains, vineyards and it over-looks Somerset West right to Gordons’ Bay and the Strand. Simply enjoy spectacular views from every corner and be surrounded by comfort and luxury. The bedroom area has twin beds overlooking Somerset West and the sea. The lounge area has comfortable tub charis and a sleeper couch to accommodate additional guests. It also offers Satellite TV and German TV on request. The modern bathroom has a large shower with wonderful views! There is a very well equipped kitchen, with stove, microwave and an automatic espresso and cappuccino machine. A covered terrace and grill area, with seating for 4 leads off the dining area. Prices quoted are for 1 - 2 people sharing - additional person/s sharing may be charged extra.


  • Type : Room Type 2
  • Max people : 4


  • The Zebra Apartment is also on the garden-level, down a set of stairs. It is located on the western-side of the property, adjoining the ‘green-belt area’ next to AFRICAN DREAMS, which is the home to various bird species. It is a large 65m2 two-room apartment in an elegant African style, separate bedroom with Queen size bed plus en-suite bathroom (shower plus luxury corner bath). The open plan lounge/dinging area has a sleeper couch where a youngster could sleep. This unit also offers Satellite TV and the choice of German TV on request. The kitchen is very well equipped with high quality crockery and cutlery, oven and stove, microwave, small electrical appliances plus an automatic espresso and cappuccino machine. A large covered patio area with grill possibilities, lead off from the lounge and enjoys beautiful views over the village, the mountains and the sea. A lovely tropical private garden with lush green lawn forms part of your private garden where you can relax and soak in the African Sun and enjoy listening to the bird-life. Prices quoted are based on 1 – 2 people sharing – additional person/s may be charged extra.

Cape-Winelands Golf & Wine Package
in partnership with
in Somerset West, South Africa

When only the very best will do for YOU …

Included in the Price:- ACCOMMODATION and following MEALS:-
'14 Nights' accommodation including gourmet breakfasts at AFRICAN DREAMS Guest House daily
1 x Traditional South African 5 course Dinner at AFRICAN DREAMS *
1 x Traditional 5 course Fish on the coals at AFRICAN DREAMS *
** 3 Course Dinner at Henri’s Restaurant & 3 Course Dinner at Avontuur Restaurant *
Gala Dinner, at the Traditional S.A. restaurant Moyo at Spier Wine Estate ; incl. live entertainment *

4 x 18 Holes, incl. golf cart at Erinvale Golf Club
3 x Private Golf Lessons with PGA Pro. at Erinvale Golf Club
1 x 9 Hole Playing Lesson with PGA Pro. at Erinvale Golf Club
1 x 18 Holes, incl. golf cart at Arabella Golf Club , the no. 1 Golf Course in the Western Cape
1 x 18 Holes, incl. golf cart at De Zalze Golf Club
1 x 18 Holes, incl. golf cart at Pearl Valley Golf Club
1 x 18 Holes, incl. golf cart at Stellenbosch Golf Club

Cellar Tour, Wine Tasting, Lunch * and a tour of the ‘Trophy Room’ at Ernie Els Wine Estate
Wine Tasting & Cheese Platter at Graff Delaire Wine Estate
Wine Tasting with Chocolate Pairing at Lourensford Wine Estate ,
plus a cup of coffee at the Coffee Roasting Company !
Wine and Olive Tasting at Morgenster Wine Estate
Cellar Tour, Wine Tasting and ‘Flamkuchen’ at Allee Bleue in Franschhoek
Wine Tasting and Cellar Tour at the historic Vergelegen Wine Estate

Wine and hand crafted ‘Armagnac-style’ pot-stilled brandy tasting at Avontuur Wine Estate ,

the home of thoroughbred race horses in the Western Cape!

2 x Airport Transfers to and from Guest House
Visit to the top of Table Mountain incl. return cable car ticket
Entrance to the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Visit to Robben Island and the high security cell of Nelson Mandela
Land-based Whale Watching in Hermanus , excl. transport **
1 Hour ‘Thai Herbal Compress’ Massage at the Thai Sabei Spa

July to Sept. 2012
Oct. & Nov. 2012
March & April 2013
May & June 2013
Gecko ApartmentR16 000R21 600R20 400R16 600
Zebra ApartmentR16 300R22 400R21 200R16 900
Senufo Penthouse � �R16 600R23 200�R22 000R17 200
Fraser PenthouseR16 600R23 200R22 000R17 200

Rates quoted above are Per Person Sharing!

‘TAILOR-MADE 4 – 5 DAY PACKAGES’ available for LOCAL GOLFERS too, let us know what YOUR preferences are!

* Drinks excluded. ** Restricted slightly in the High Season.� Air Tickets and airport taxes. Car Rental or other transport (excl. 2 x Airport Transfers) caddies, gratuities, meals and drinks not specified above, entrance- and toll gate fees, other tourist attractions not mentioned above and personal purchases.


AFRICAN DREAMS pledges to sponsor a child for 1 year through Imibala, for each booking which is made. The sponsorship will be done in the name of the GUEST.

General Terms & Conditions:-

‘Golf & Wine Package’ is subject to availability at AFRICAN DREAMS Guest House.� Kindly note that there is limited accommodation available at the guest house.� Bookings are given on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis.
A full program or Itinerary is available on request; days and outings may be changed to suit personal preferences.
** Dinners at Henri’s and Avonutuur are for early reservation at 18:30 in the Low Season.
In the High Season this restriction does not apply.� Furthermore a voucher will be given to the guest to the
value of the dinner in the Low Season and can then be used towards a dinner of choice.
Package prices are based on 2 people per suite, sharing.
Car Rental is not included.� Service fee and gratuities are not included.
A 30% Non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking.
Full payment is due 6 weeks before arrival, failing which will result in forfeiting the deposit and
the room being released back into the reservation-pool.
All golf bookings, dinner & wine arrangements, tourist outings etc. as offered in the ‘Golf & Wine Package’
will be made by the management of AFRICAN DREAMS, for which our guests will receive
redeemable vouchers in order to qualify for the various ‘Special Offers’ from our Golf & Wine Partners.

With each guest booking for the Golf & Wine Tour, AFRICAN DREAMS will sponsor an
under privileged child� for 1 year, in the name of the guest, through our social partner, Imibala.� Guests are
invited to an information meeting at Imibala in Somerset West and can personally select a child for sponsorship.
Guests are welcome to take over the sponsorship in the following year. Kindly refer to the Imibala web site for further information.

All bookings and enquiries are to be made directly with the management of AFRICAN DREAMS
+ 27 (0) 21 855 5977 or + 27 (0) 82 413 3443
www.africadreams.co.za or via e-mail:- This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Driving directions

Travel on the N2 in direction Somerset West. Take the R 44 off ramp (Broadway Boulevard) and turn left at the traffic lights. At the next intersection (Waterston Village Shopping Centre on left) corner Main Road and R 44, turn right into Main Road. At the next traffic light +/- 50 meters turn immediately left into Helderberg College Road. Follow this road all the way up the mountain and cross the 3rd. Stop sign at Irene Road. Continue straight and turn right into the 2nd road which is John Rumble Rd. Follow this road down the mountain and turn left into the 2nd. road which is Fraser Road. African Dreams is next to the park on the right hand side.