The Guest House
Looking for a small, friendly, well-organised guest house where you can relax and feel at home? You’ve come to the right place!
Located in Somerset West, a peaceful area just 30 minutes’ drive away from Cape Town International Airport, the Hottentots Mountain View welcomes visitors from all over the world and from all walks and phases of life.
Whether you’re a lone adventurer, retired couple, or family with children, this is a great place to stay. With space for a maximum of 14 guests, we offer a truly personal service and do our best to ensure everyone enjoys their visit to the full.
The Hottentots Mountain View Guest House is aptly named. Situated at the foot of the Helderberg Mountain, with fantastic views over the famous Hottentots Holland Mountain range and nature reserve, this spot is hard to beat.
Close to many sites of interest - including Cape point, Cape Town, the Garden route, Hermanus and Stellanbosch – it’s also an excellent base from which to explore the whole Cape area.
Explore the area
- 40 minutes to the white sandy beach of False Bay
- 25 minutes to Stellenbosch
- 30 minutes to Cape Town International Airport
- 45 minutes to Cape Town Table mountain and Cape Town city centre
Select one or more of our bright spacious bedrooms, all of which have their own bathroom, a separate entrance and a terrace or balcony with stunning views.
Meet the owner
Swedish owner Lars Brag is the epitome of the relaxed host. He would like everyone to have the opportunity to enjoy a whole range exciting holiday experiences, but there are no ’musts’.
Lars' top tips
South Africa offers endless possibilities for an active holiday. Here are a few of Lars' personal suggestions for things to do. We hope you enjoy them!