Upper Camps Bay’s property consists of the main villa and the self-catering guest house, both of which are located on a 1,200 m2 plot with breath-taking sea views over the Atlantic ocean.
The house is built at highest standards with mainly European imported appliances. Every room is wired with CAT5 Ethernet and on top of that has 12 Wifi-amplifiers throughout the main house, guest house, garden, pool/outdoor area and garage providing a strong high-speed Internet signal. Apple TVs and hidden speakers allow guests to stream music and videos throughout every room in the house which can be controlled from iPad, iPhone or any other Apple device connected to the house network.
The whole house has underfloor heating and a gas fireplace on the top floor. Most of the lighting is converted to energy-saving LED lights controlled by a complete home-automation system. Lights and scenes can be controlled from phone/iPad and switch on automatically prior sunset to suit guests’ needs.
Although Camps Bay is one of the safest places in Cape Town, the property is secured through an electric fence, wireless motion-sensor beams, 12 CCTV cameras, door and window sensors, an alarm system linked to armed response and security firm as well as private patrol company from 6pm until 6am every night.
Lounge From the road level entrance hall, you look over a large open-plan lounge and dining area with breath-taking views extending from the Twelve Apostles mountain range over the Camps Bay beach with the Atlantic Ocean to Lion’s Head and the famous Table Mountain cable car station.
The whole top floor is built as double volume with full glass frontal and sliding doors that open out onto a 60 m2 patio which provides fantastic outdoor lounge and entertainment seating and that is covered with a semi-shade wooden pergola and enclosed with a glass roof to protect from the odd winter rain. On the off-chance of cold weather, the indoor lounge offers a fire place, large plasma Apple TV with surround sound throughout the whole house and property.
Kitchen: The upstairs kitchen is equipped for the gourmet chef and situated across from a six seater dining area and the top patio; whereas the ground level kitchen and sports bar is used for braai’s and pool-side entertainment.
European appliances available: Double fridge/freezer with ice maker and water dispenser, bar fridge and beer fridge on outside patio 4 flame gas cooker with top grill, oven & grill Quantum Speed micro wave and grill Saeco Royal coffee machine Breville Toaster, kettle, sandwich maker, juice blender, milk brother, kitchen aide Cutlery and crockery for up to 30 persons Washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and board, dish washer in adjacent scullery
Master Bedroom: Floor to ceiling windows with sliding doors provide the most spectacular views from the king-size bed looking over the Atlantic ocean. The master bedroom features a walk-in dressing room for his & her’s with plenty of hanging, drawer and cupboard space and a full length mirror. It also is equipped with an air-conditioning unit, under-floor heating throughout, full-surround sound in bed, dressing and bathroom as well as romantic LED mood lighting.
The master bathroom: of 60 m2 opens up into a glass covered conservatory, where massive Table Mountain rocks have been retained into the architecture around the free standing bath and shower. A marble floating vanity counter features two basins, towel heater, and hair dryer, weight scale and other amenities are provided.
Office: A fully equipped office with cinema screen, iMac, printer, and scanner is available for those who need to stay in touch with their business during holidays.
Front Bedroom: Floor to ceiling glass sliding doors open up on to the covered middle patio which lead down through the garden on to the pool and entertainment area, and the west facing windows provide stunning sun sets in the afternoon.
The bedroom has under-floor heating as well as an air conditioning unit, a vanity counter and the en-suite bathroom a shower, basin and toilet. All bedrooms have Egyptian cotton bed linen, king size extra length Hungarian goose down duvets, 4 pillows and plenty bath towels available.
Back Bedroom: Also nick named “The Cave”, this 60 m2 room is nestled into the table mountain rock structure on multiple levels and is in a very private and quiet wing of the house. It features under-floor heating, surround sound entertainment and Apple TV system as well as romantic LED mood lighting in a corner lounge area.
The en-suite bathroom: has a shower, basin and toilet and opens up to a glass roof passage way.
Entertainment: On descending down to the ground level, the area opens up to a magnificent fully equipped kitchen, sports bar with TV and indoor/outdoor surround speakers and an outdoor entertainment area. A wooden pergola provides the necessary shade for the outdoor seating and dining area on the hot summer days.
Outside also features a wood braai that is conveniently located on to the kitchen server and also covered by the pergola and glass roof in case of rain. A guest toilet, sauna and indoor shower with natural rock surrounding is also available on the ground floor.
Pool & Deck The 80,000 litre pool has a shallow kids and cocktail section, an 8m infinity rim-flow with a floating day bed and a 100 m2 suspended wooden deck as well as a water feature on its 1.80m deep end. The back side of the pool feature wall boasts a 6 meter climbing wall which is popular with kids of all ages.