Schafer's Hamlet

Port Owen Where to Stay » Schafer’s Hamlet

Schafer’s Hamlet is a self-catering apartment located on the owner’s property in Port Owen and has views of the water from the lounge, bedroom and braai area. Port Owen, an area of Velddrif, is situated some 2 km upstream from where the Berg River flows into the sea at the bay of St Helena.

The apartment can accommodate up to 6 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, 2 bathroom, and an open-plan kitchen, with sleeper couch for 2 in the living area. The main bedroom contains a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom. There is a pull out double sofa in the lounge.

The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and contains a stove, oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, and cutlery and crockery. The lounge has a comfy lounge suite and a wall-mounted flat-screen TV with a full selection of DStv channels. Free Wi-Fi access is also provided.

Bed linen and towels are provided. There is a washing machine at your disposal if the need arise to put in a quick load or two. There is also a washing line outside that can be used.

The unit has a balcony where you can braai while you sit and watch the river flow by. The property offers a tranquil environment and has access to the river. Kayaks and canoes can be hired for a small fee.

Attractions close by: Fishing and boat trips. There is a Spa and hair and nail facilities about 400m away. There is more than enough coffee shops and restaurants to keep any empty tummies full. You can also take a short drive to the famous Bokkom laan where you can purchase fresh fish and of course Bokkoms (speciality dried fish). You can also visit the Westcoast Fossil Park on a guided tour or take a 50km drive to Langebaan where you can take a swim in the Langebaan Lagoon or go shopping at the Mall.

Contact: Carol

073 407 8150