Klein Bosheuwel is situated on the Bishopscourt Ridge and we are the only property that overlooks both Bishopscourt, the Constantia Valley and Constantia Vineyards. Bird lovers can see a great variety of birds in the garden and often fish eagles can be seen overhead.
Klein Bosheuwel is set in a large, tranquil garden, a guest recently described our garden as "a garden with many rooms". The other big advantage is that we are centrally located and a 15 mins drive to the airport, Waterfront, beaches and a 5 min walk to Kirstenbosch.
Klein Bosheuwel Guesthouse is a combination of old world charm and luxury with many warm and cosy places to relax in. It is surrounded by a beautiful garden filled with an amazing variety of birdlife, insects, squirrels and many other shy little creatures. You can enjoy walking through our roses, discovering the scented herb patches and vibrant flower beds, There is also an ornamental pond and a sparkling sun-splashed salt water swimming pool.
Tim Scarborough, his wife Margie and their team, offer their winning blend of hospitality, comfort, character and a beautiful location. It is only a 200m, 5 mins walk to the world-renowned Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.
Delicious breakfasts are served in the conservatory, which overlooks the garden, and guests can watch birds feeding close by. There is advice available for guests, who want to explore restaurants, the Constantia Valley wine estates, or the many other attractions that the Cape has to offer. Tim and Margie are only too happy to make reservations, provide maps and guide guests to their destinations. For guests who choose to relax there is a beautiful established garden with winding paths and a secluded swimming pool with views of the mountain and the Constantia Valley. Children are welcome and they love playing with the dogs.
Klein Bosheuwel is ideally positioned to easily reach most Cape Town attractions: Kirstenbosch, Table Mountain and the V & A Waterfront. We are in a 8km radius of UCT, The Cape Fertility Clinic in Claremont, Kingsbury Hospital, Montrose Clinic and the Newlands Cricket Stadium. There are many walks, hiking trails and biking trails, for all levels, starting within easy distance from the Guesthouse.
The Guesthouse offers four en-suite bedrooms and a self-catering flat. The bedrooms are large, comfortable and uncluttered. An elegant sitting room with a library is the perfect place to relax.
The warmth of welcome at Klein Bosheuwel results in ‘happy guests’, many of whom return year after year.